Bar Surry Hills & Italian Kitchen, Surry Hills

Bar Surry Hills & Italian Kitchen is part of the Rydges Hotel and has reopened in 2014 after a refurbishment that includes an Italian-themed menu and new bar.

Located within a walking distance from Central Station and popular venues such as Chur Burger, Tokyo Bird and Goros, the bar is also home to the entire range of ales and cider from Sydney Brewery on tap. You’ll find favourites such as Glamarama Summer Ale, Paddo Pale Surry Hills Pils, Darlo Dark, and the trophy winning Lovedale Lager brewed in Lovedale in the Hunter Valley.

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The Italian-themed bar menu tempts with bruschetta with goats cheese ($8), salumi misti board with a selection of cured meats ($18). Stone fired pizza features on the menu and is divided into Rossa such as Diavola, San Daniele and Bianco with patate and quattro formaggi. Order as an individual serve ($16) or as a 1 metre to share for $70. You’ll also find a range of pasta with priced capped at $20.

Bar Surry Hills & Italian Kitchen, Rydges
28 Albion Street (Cnr Albion Street and Mary Street)
Surry Hills NSW 2010
Ph: 02 9289 0028
Open from 11am until late & from 4pm on Sundays

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Corinne Mossati

Corinne Mossati is a drinks writer, author of GROW YOUR OWN COCKTAIL GARDEN, SHRUBS & BOTANICAL SODAS and founder/editor of Gourmantic, Cocktails & Bars and The Gourmantic Garden. She has been writing extensively about spirits, cocktails, bars and cocktail gardening in more recent years. She is a spirits and cocktail competition judge, Icons of Whisky Australia nominee, contributor to Diageo Bar Academy, cocktail developer and is named in Australian Bartender Magazine's Top 100 Most Influential List. Her cocktail garden was featured on ABC TV’s Gardening Australia and has won several awards. She is a contributor to Real World Gardener radio program and is featured in several publications including Pip Magazine, Organic Gardener, Australian Bartender and Breathe (UK). Read the full bio here.

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