Live in Sydney CBD? Support These Restaurants Offering Takeaway & Delivery

While dining-in at your favourite restaurants in Sydney’s CBD might not be an option right now, you certainly don’t need to miss out on all your favourite dishes. Some great restaurants across the Sydney CBD area now offer takeaway meals for you to enjoy at home.

Next time you’re feeling peckish, why not place an order from one of these great eateries in Sydney’s CBD?

Farmhouse Kings Cross

This popular Kings Cross eatery is currently serving up a different $26 set menu each week. Dishes vary, but expect to see items such as pork shoulder with cauliflower rice, collard greens, fennel slaw and house BBQ sauce or roast chicken with creamy mash, roast cabbage, radicchio salad and mushroom gravy. Desserts, vegetarian options, and beers, ciders and French and Australian wines are also available.

Order online or by texting Mike on 0448 413 791. Pick up between 3.30pm and 6.30pm, Thursday to Sunday.

Chester White Cured Diner

While you may not be able to enjoy a night out at Potts Point’s Chester White Cured Diner, there’s no reason to miss out on its delicious food served. With pick up available, it’s easy to enjoy a great range of dishes, from delectable cured meats and seasonal salads to braised beef cheeks and the restaurant’s signature truffle cacio e pepe, at home. A selection of wines are also available to order.

Order by phoning 9336 3692. Check their Facebook or Instagram for this week’s opening hours.

NOLA Smokehouse and Bar

Craving smokey, American-style BBQ? Barangaroo-based NOLA Smokehouse and Bar has you covered with a takeaway menu filled with BBQ meats and delicious sides. Grab all your favourite NOLA classics to go with a BBQ at Home pack or tantalise your tastebuds with fire-roasted chicken, black onyx brisket or Cajun pulled pork. A selection of beers, wines and cocktails are also available to order.

Order online. NOLA Smokehouse and Bar is open for pick up from 4pm to 6pm, Friday and Saturday.

Takeaway & Delivery

Bentley Group

Four of Sydney’s best fine dining restaurants – Bentley, Monopole, Cirrus and Yellow – are now doing seriously good takeaway. Each restaurant has created a box for two priced from $75-110 and containing an entrée, main, sides and dessert that are almost ready to eat. Dishes include Monopole’s pork terrine and Bentley’s wagyu beef cheek, and Yellow’s menu is entirely vegan.

Order from Bentley Group at Home for pick up in Potts Point or delivery Wednesday to Sunday between 3pm and 8.30pm.

Mr Wong, Fred’s, Bert’s, Totti’s

Sydney hospo icon Justin Hemmes is bringing his best restaurants to you with Merivale at Home. The boxes contain almost-ready meals that require just a few steps before you’re eating Bert’s beef ribs, Mr Wong’s kung pao chicken and Totti’s legendary puffy bread. Conveniently, you can also order a beverage pack of wine and premixed cocktails matched to your meal. Boxes are priced between $70-$105 and serve two.

Order online at the new Merivale at Home website for delivery on Thursdays only.

Social Brew Cafe

Open for breakfast and lunch, Pyrmont’s Social Brew ensures you can still enjoy all your favourite cafe dishes while staying home. With a menu filled with salads, wraps, burgers and an assortment of brunch classics, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Your regular coffee order and freshly squeezed juices are also available for takeaway. Stretch your legs and pick up your order directly from the cafe or place a delivery order.

Order by phoning 9571 8792. Delivery available via Uber Eats or Deliveroo. Social Brew is open daily 7am to 4.30pm.

Ho Jiak Haymarket

They’ve had to cut down the menu, but Haymarket’s Ho Jiak is still serving a great selection of Malaysian entrees and mains, including creamy laksa, nasi goreng, Hainan chicken, and more for pick up and delivery. Whether you’re craving a serve of spicy noodles or a flavour sensation of another kind, there are plenty of great dishes to choose from. Several vegan and vegetarian options are also available to order.

Order for pick up by phoning 8040 0252. Delivery available via Uber Eats or Deliveroo. Ho Jiak is open 11am to 9pm daily.

Alibi

In need of a serious veggie fix or just looking for some great vegan food? Woolloomooloo’s Alibi is now serving a delicious menu of plant-based goodies for delivery or pick up. Keep things clean with a nourishing salad or a bowl of spicy udon, or indulge with a plant-based burger, a vegan hotdog and a serve of loaded fries to takeaway.

Order for pick up online. Delivery available via Deliveroo. Alibi is open from 6pm til late, Tuesday to Saturday.

Bel & Brio

For authentic Italian to enjoy at home, head straight for Barangaroo’s Bel & Brio. The menu is filled with favourites, from pasta and woodfired pizza to antipasti and salads. Dig into a comforting lasagne or a classic margherita pizza, or graze the night away with a charcuterie platter of cured meats, cheeses and more. A selection of drinks, including beer, cider and wine, are also available to order.

Order online. Bel & Brio is open Monday to Saturday. Pick up from 8am to 9pm and delivery from 8am to 8pm.

Franca Brasserie

One of the new kids on the Potts Point restaurant scene, Franca is now serving its menu of classic French delights to enjoy at home. Order dinner during the week or place a weekend breakfast order and indulge in omelettes with goats cheese, brioche crab sandwiches, or confit lamb, hash and poached eggs with hollandaise. Wine and housemade cocktails are also available.

Order by phoning 8063 0178. Open 5.30pm to 9pm, Tuesday to Thursday, and 7am to 9pm, Friday to Sunday.

INDU and Méjico

It’s a classic isolation conundrum – you want a curry but your flatmate feels like Mexican. Luckily, sister restaurants INDU and Méjico have joined forces for takeaway and delivery. The short menu features favourites from both venues like Goan pork curry and Amma’s daal from INDU, and jalapeno poppers, tacos and guacamole from Méjico. If you fancy cooking for yourself, order one of their meal boxes for two.

Order pick up online or by phoning 9230 0119 (pick up orders from Méjico on Pitt St). Delivery available via Deliveroo. INDU and Mejico are open midday to 9pm, Monday to Saturday.

For more ideas, visit the ever-expanding list on Saving Plates, a grassroots effort to support local restaurants trying to make it through this crisis.