Set on the front of the picturesque Darling Harbour in Sydney City, the King Street Wharf offers tourists a huge selection of eateries, shops, bars, and activities.
As well as high-end restaurants and plenty of hideouts to sip cocktails in while the sun sets, the Wharf also plays host to numerous arts and cultural events throughout the year. Whenever you visit, there is likely to be something going on at the waterfront.
The majority of visitors to King Street Wharf are in search of somewhere to eat and, with an array of foodie hotspots that overlook the shimmering water, there is plenty of choice.
Here are some of the best restaurants in the harbour.
1. Vessel Italian and Bar
If you’re on the hunt for carb-inspired treats like pizza and pasta, the Vessel Italian and Bar is the place to go. Grab a table in the well-decorated interior, grab a cocktail and soak up the views across the harbour.
2. Bungalow 8
It is seafood galore at Bungalow 8, one of the most popular restaurants in the area. Serving up a selection of freshly caught treats, like muscles, prawns, and white fish, it offers a high-end dining experience in a beautiful setting.
3. Steerson’s Steakhouse
Set right on the waterfront, Steerson’s Steakhouse promises a whole host of meaty dishes covering both modern Australian cuisine and international delights. It is the perfect place to have a hearty meal and a glass of wine while overlooking the harbour.
Anason offers a stylish experience for diners on the hunt for something a bit different. Its Turkish menu promises flavoursome dishes, while its location makes it perfect for watching the sunset.
5. Belle’s Hot Chicken
If you’ve got a hankering for fried chicken, hotfoot it to Belle’s Hot Chicken, where you can tuck into a range of spicy chicken portions that will take the edge off your hunger.
6. King Street Brewhouse
Though predominantly recognised as a pub, the King Street Brewhouse also serves up a selection of traditional pub treats to help the beer slide down easier.
7. The Malaya
With stunning sunset views over the harbour, The Malaya is the ideal dining spot if you’re after a traditional tasting of Malaysian food. The stylish interior provides a serene backdrop, while the menu is full of vibrant spices and flavours.
These are just a few of the delectable restaurants on offer at the King Street Wharf, but there are plenty more places to get your teeth stuck into.