Whether you want to enjoy some quiet beers with friends or party the night away, Sydney has you covered.

How do you like to party? Loud and rowdy? Intimate and low-key? Fun-filled and social? Fear not - Sydney has a night club to fit your style. Grab your friends and get ready, because we'll guide you to the places the city is known for and tell you everything you need to make the most of your night. Sometimes, you want to hang out with a beverage in hand, and the Argyle Hotel is a perfect alternative for those times. On the other hand, Sydney is known for its live music scene, and places like Lansdowne Hotel invite folks to crank up the volume and indulge in rhythms and talent. Of course, dancing is a always a favorite, and there's nowhere better to show off your moves than at Slip Inn. Get started early, and let Sydney see what you're made of.

Out of all the clubs and bars in the city, 10Best helps narrow down the options to those places with the most appeal and the best reputations. Offering a superb selection of bars and clubs that let you explore Sydney nightlife on your own. If time is really tight, and you don't have the leisure to explore it all on your own, check out our list of Sydneys Best Nightlife. These bars and clubs promise a memorable experience and a taste of Sydney that you just can't miss.



Prepare for a regal and stylish atmosphere, The Victoria Room restaurant and bar in Sydney's Darlinghurst is one ultra smooth dining experience. Decorated in British Raj style, this dining room and cocktail bar exudes sophistication and...  Read More



What could be better than live local music and a young happening crowd. The Lansdowne comes across as a fairly typical Aussie pub, but comes alive with some of the best acts in the country. With an relaxed ambiance, a friendly crowd of mostly...  Read More

Bayswater Brasserie


Bayswater Brasserie offers the ultimate atmosphere for those looking for a little class, glamour and fine liquor. Bayswater is the perfect space to enjoy some pre-dinner drinks or relax with friends. Take note of the extensive collection of...  Read More

Candy's Apartment


An underground hideaway, an 1800's sewer pit and a mix of local bands and zany lights, what could be better. If partying until you drop is how you picture a great night out then Candy's Apartment is the place to be. This club is one of the...  Read More



If you enjoy a little style and class for your night out then the Hemmesphere is the place for you. This stylish and modern cocktail lounge can be found on level four of the popular Establishment Hotel. The decor is an Otto-man inspired lounge...  Read More

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Hotel Hollywood


Cheap beers, happening crowds, funky DJ beats and a night of retro grandeur. Hotel Hollywood offers a unique night out, letting you become absorbed in the glitz and glamour of Hollywoods past. Bar owner Doris Goddard was a Hollywood star from...  Read More

Slip Inn


Stylish and multipurpose, Slip Inn offers an escape for the hustle and bustle of the inner city, creating a chilled out haven in the heart of Sydney. From suit toting businessmen to exercise attire, the Slip Inn accommodates any crowd. Spanning...  Read More

The Rocks


Nestled in the historic Rocks district lies this huge five-bar music venue. With chic wooden decor and chilled out dim lighting, the Argyle Hotel is the perfect place to relax with a few drinks. With a number of different areas to choose from...  Read More

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Orbit Bar


Nestled within the Summit Restaurant rests the Orbit Bar and Lounge, a stunning revolving restaurant perched up high over beautiful Sydney. A full 360 degree rotation provides a view that is nothing short of breathtaking. The decor is chic and...  Read More

Circular Quay


Tucked away below the Opera House concourse lies one of the best beer gardens in the world. Situated directly on the harbour with dazzling views of the ocean and stunning views of the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge, you simply can't beat...  Read More


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