Sydney Local Guide – Surry Hills

Sydney Local Guide - Surrey Hills
8 May

Sydney Local Guide – Surry Hills

Surry Hills is a bustling and vibrant neighbourhood of Sydney, it is crammed full of restaurants, wine bars, gourmet food stores and deli’s.

Stroll down Crown Street and select which cuisine suits your mood at one of the creative dining spots or just relax sipping a cocktail before catching a show at the Belvoir Street Theatre.

Surrey Hills is a thriving hub of offbeat galleries, design studios and local theatre. Many tourists and Sydneysiders visit Surry Hills for fashion and shopping. There is a myriad of vintage clothing and furniture stores along with the popular monthly Surrey Hills Market.

Getting around Surrey Hills is easy when you travel by transport with a driver, and First Choice Charters offer some great mini coaches to ferry you and your party to all the great shopping and restaurants. Their local drivers know the best routes and places to go to in Surrey Hills to make your coach charter a memorable one.


121 BC is a wine bar with a difference, focusing on small Italian produced wines made by artisan producers. Patrons can also meander through the shop or sample a glass at the bar.

Set within stunning exposed brickwork the beautifully preserved building houses the Soda Factory. The bar delivers a flavour-focused cocktail list with a very adventurous streak. There are regular live bands and international DJ’s to engineer your nights.

If you love good beer then head down to the Keg & Brew. There are over thirty taps including three hand pumps pouring an extensive selection of craft beers, ciders together with an extensive range of bourbons.


Pasta Emilia serves up traditional Italian fare, cooked from old family secret recipes. Pasta Emilia also has cooking classes so you can learn the art of fine pasta making and enjoy your labours.

If you are a fan of Japanese fusion food, then Jazushi is the very spot for you. Mixing high quality cuisine with live jazz, the dining room oozes class and has an ambiance all of its own. The outdoor Bamboo Terrace is the perfect place to enjoy an al fresco dinner or cocktail.


The Village is a modern and friendly hostel located right in the middle of Surry Hills. Great for travellers on a budget the location is perfect, and the Village offers home from home accommodation.

Cosmopolitan & Chic is an authentic two bedroom terrace house, situated in a quiet pocket of Surry Hills. The living room and kitchen have warm wooden floors with a lot of natural light and many modern appliances.
If you prefer apartment type accommodation, try Adge Apartment Hotel that offers modern apartments equipped with an in-room dining area, an iPod docking station and coffee maker.

This modern property provides an express check-in / out service, 24 hour room service and a coffee bar.

If you are thinking of taking a trip to explore Surry Hills then why not choose a transport company that is experienced at taking tours and excursions around Sydney’s neighbourhood.

First Choice Charters are the professionals of bus hire and coach charter in and around Sydney, contact them to get a no obligations quote for your forthcoming trip.

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