There are plenty of great food and drink options within walking distance of most of the aforementioned accommodation options, so you might be able to leave the keys to your North Sydney car hire in the room when you head out to refuel. Here are a few of the nearby highlights.
A seat, a burger, and a milkshake—delicious rewards for a quick walk to Kirribilli from North Sydney
Source: Batch Burgers
North Sydney and the neighbouring Kirribilli are home to several quality burger joints that will leave your belly full and you taste buds smiling. Five Points Burgers caters to the professional crowd, opening at 11:30am each weekday and closing at 5:30pm Mon-Wed and 9:30 Thurs-Fri. The menu is simple, with a handful of burger options, but don’t let that fool you. The massive lines at peak lunch times should tell you all you need to know.
Another great option for those looking for a burger is Batch in Kirribilli. Setup to mimic the experience of sliding into a booth at an American diner, this spot just minutes from the Harbour Bridge offers more than a dozen burgers to try out. Eat in or take away for a scenic lunch or dinner.
Celsius Coffee Co.
No longer just a temperature metric, Celsius Coffee Co. might just change your view on what brunch can be. Located at Kirribilli Wharf, you’ll be able to dine next to the sea in this charming spot. The amazing views and unique location combine with a great menu that has more than your standard big brekkie fare to make the walk worth it.
For a Drink
If you’ve had a long day of meetings and need to unwind with an adult beverage, you won’t be short of options in North Sydney and it surrounds. The Botanist in Kirribilli is a great place to sample some cocktails, while the Treehouse Hotel in North Sydney is a favourite amongst the local crowd with its ample outdoor seating area. As with other spots in the area, you can most likely leave your car hire in North Sydney and walk.