Where to Find the Best Cocktails in Sydney

When was the last time you tried a new cocktail? With so many bars in Sydney creating their own exciting concoctions, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t step outside of your comfort zone and discover a new drink.

Queenies

Queenies venue hire
If you’re up for a quirky Caribbean adventure, make a trip to Queenies and try their exotic range of cocktails. The mix and match decor combined with their incredible Jamaican cuisine will be sure to awaken all senses. From coconut daiquiris to smoked leaf margaritas, you’ll be overwhelmed with decisions to make. And if you’re looking to go the extra mile, grab some friends and book a cocktail making class!

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Untied

Untied
With a carefully curated cocktail list including ‘house faves’ and ‘true blues’, Untied is a taste of tropical North Queensland, hiding in the streets of Barangaroo. If you’re looking for colourful food, bright furniture and tasteful accents, this is the rooftop oasis for you. Try the fruity Flamin’ Galah with Jinzu gin, homemade ginger soda syrup, fresh watermelon and lime juice or perhaps the Australian Antidote with a blend of Bulleit Bourbon, passionfruit syrup, a dash of Pimento bitters and a syringe of honey water. Gorgeous mocktails are also available.

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Manly Wine

Cocktail Bar - Manly wine
For those looking for something more serene, try sipping on a Frosé at Manly Wine. Enjoy a seaside escape with spectacular views and cocktails to suit the laid back vibe including the refreshing Ocean Mist with Tanqueray gin, agave, fresh cucumber juice, lemon and Restless Rebel. Watch the sunset whilst drinking a Ruby Moon or if you’d prefer something perkier, try the Salted Caramel Espresso Martini with Ketel 1 vodka, caramel and vanilla liqueur, espresso and salt.

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The Rook

The Rook cocktail bar
The Rook is Sydney CBD’s hidden gem and a ‘ginstitution’ of world class cocktails. Go Down the Rabbit Hole with Beefeater gin, blood orange liqueur, white cacao, lemon, and cardamom. Why not pair that epic burger or the whole lobster with something bold like the Tijuana Diplomat? Don Julio reposado tequila, Lillet Blanc, bitter orange and hell-fire bitters will be sure to leave a lasting memory! And if you’re looking for a nightcap, try Milk and Cookies with Havana Club 3 rum, coffee, salted caramel & almond milk.

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House of Crabs

Cocktails and crabs prove to be a match made in heaven at House of Crabs. Get down to Redfern and enjoy unpretentious dining and delicious cocktails including frozen margaritas and the Hurricane Fishbowl for two! House of Crabs is truly an unforgettable experience with its southern-style menu and kooky interiors. The Peach Cobbler or Alabama Slamma are just a few eclectic cocktails that await you. There’s also a range of exciting mocktails including the Melon Lady and Sour Virgin with orange, pineapple, lemon juice sugar syrup and egg white so slap on a bib and get messy!

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