Where to eat in Sydney on Christmas day?

December 14, 2020

Christmas is upon us and with the COVID-19 pandemic this one will truly be special. The public health situation is improving, so many people will try to escape the kitchen this Christmas day. If you want to stay home, you can use Spotfood to organize a Christmas dinner for your friends and family and have everything you need delivered to your home. 

And if you decide to eat out, we’re recommending these 5 places to eat on Christmas 2020.


Quay is one of Australia’s best restaurants. With the head chef Peter Gilmore and his nature inspired cuisine, you’re sure to be left breathless. Peter is one of the most awarded chefs in Australia. Every detail of this restaurant is thoroughly considered, so you can expect the same thing from their Christmas menu. 

They have a special Christmas offer you can check at their website. A five course menu will cost you 490$ per person and they have a special wine pairing offer, starting at 205$ per person. It’s sure to be a memorable Christmas at Quay.

Quay is one of Australia’s best restaurants

The Gantry

The Gantry is always a special experience and Christmas day just takes it up a level. This restaurant offers one of the best fine dining experiences in Sydney, with a stylish blend of contemporary chic and heritage design. 

On Christmas day, you can enjoy a remarkable Gantry experience with a six-course tasting menu showcasing local ingredients. The menu includes a premium seafood platter, a glass of premium champagne and matching wines with the meals. The offer starts at 349$ per person and reservations can be made at the restaurants website.

O Bar & Dining

Celebrated chef Michael Moore at the O Bar & Dining always offers an amazing menu that is complemented by an amazing view at Sydney. At O Bar & Dining, stunning views meet flawless food and service, a combination that’s going to make your Christmas unforgettable.

On Christmas day, they’re offering a 5 course meal for adults at 225$ per person, with a special 3 course meal for children, priced 100$ per person. This restaurant also offers the possibility of a private dining room. For reservations and more information about the menu, check out their website.

Centennial Homestead

Located in the heart of Centennial Park is one of Sydney’s best restaurants. Great food and the great outdoors combined with amazing service make a great Christmas day combination.

Head chef Diego Rosales has prepared a menu for your delight. They’re offering a six-course degustation menu, a special menu for kids and a special vegetarian/vegan menu. The prices range from 50-150$. You can find more info or make reservations directly on Centennial Homestead website.

Celebrated chef Michael Moore at the O Bar & Dining always offers an amazing menu


One of Sydney’s most iconic waterfront locations, Manta has always been a popular place to get together with your loved ones. 

This Christmas Day, they’ve prepared a great four course menu that includes a glass of champagne at arrival. The price for adults is 325$, while children pay 120$ per person. For info about the menu and bookings, visit them at mantarestaurant.com. With the water views, amazing food and great service, Manta’s a great place to spend Christmas day.

Celebrate with your nearest

With 2020 bringing us the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve learned to appreciate the most important things in life - our friends and family. So, it’s less important whether you’re going to have Christmas meals at your house or at a restaurant, the most important thing is that you’re surrounded by the ones you care about.

Check out our blog for more recommendations about getting connected and remember to use Spotfood to help you organize events and parties with the ones you care about.