Georges on Waymouth- Adelaide

Top Bistro, modern Australian with Italian overtones. Trendy with slick service, fresh in season menu, all year, an extensive wine list with good selection Italian & French classy labels. Look online for daily fare. George, my wife tells me is “just georgeous”. www.georgesonwaymouth.com.au

Wildfire – Sydney

Meat grill icon of Sydney, Great location looking at the Opera House and Circular Quay. Open kitchen with wood fired BBQ,s. Great wine list, and extensive meat and seafood menu, most cooked on open fires. Lots of suits and long legged lookers, all overseen by a couple of Adelaide brothers who have a bent of…

Lord Nelson Hotel – Sydney

Top of the Rocks, corner Kent and Argyle St Sydney. Great atmosphere, Boutique Lord Nelson beer, fantastic grass fed beef Ribeye’s, all accompanied by an “out there” wine list. Look out for Blair, he might buy you a Three Sheets if you mention Bendbrook. If you can’t get our wines from a stockist email or…

Zucca

Holdfast Shores Marina- Adelaide Has to be the one of the best GREEK restaurants in Australia. 5 Star food, service and décor. Overlooking the foreshore at Glenelg. The best lamb spareribs in the world, bar none. www.zucca.com.au 

Aria – Sydney

(Macquarie St, Overlooking the Opera House) Probably the most iconic fine dining gig in Sydney. Speccy food and views. Enjoy the 7 even-course-tasting menu designed for the enjoyment of the whole table. (With a bottle of Goat Track or Section 19 of course!) www.ariarestaurant.com