We’ve partnered with some of our favourite hospitality venues to giveaway 12 delicious experiences in the lead-up to Christmas!
It’s been a crazy year for the hospitality industry and they couldn’t have gotten through it without your support. From ordering DIY meal boxes and takeaway cocktails to purchasing gift cards for friends birthdays, you’ve truly helped local businesses stay afloat. To say thank you, we’ve partnered with some of our favourite restaurants and beverage brands to bring you one giveaway every day for 12 days (starting Tuesday 14th December 2021). This is the biggest giveaway Eat Drink Play has ever seen! Scroll through the offers, get excited and enter below.
Day 1 – $100 Voucher & Gifts From Belgrave Cartel (WINNER PICKED)
Manly’s adored neighbourhood Italian restaurant is giving away a selection of goodies including a Belgrave Cartel shirt, their very own “Tre Fratelli Blend’ of coffee, hot sauce and honey. This will be accompanied by a $100 gift voucher to spend at the cafe. The breakfast menu features all the staples, while the dinner menu sees an ever-evolving list of Italian-inspired dishes including Zucchini Flowers, Carpaccio, Burrata, Ragu Pappardelle and more.
Day 2 – Two Tickets To Kid Kyoto’s Bottomless Chu-Hai Session, CBD (WINNER PICKED)
Japanese Izakaya restaurant Kid Kyoto is offering two tickets to their Bottomless Yama Yama sessions. On a Saturday in January, visit the restaurant between 12pm and 4pm for a feast of dishes designed to share and 2-hours of free-flowing Yama Yama cocktails. The dishes can include Corn Ribs, Watermelon Sashimi, Tuna Tostartas, their famous Pork Hock and more.
Day 3 – Two Tickets to Sangria Saturday at Mejico, CBD (WINNER PICKED)
Sydney’s adored Mexican restaurant is giving away two tickets to their Sangria Saturday dining experience. Visit on a Saturday in January between 11:30am – 4pm for 2-hours of free-flowing sangria and Mexican inspired share plates like tacos, ceviche, their famous Corn Ribs and Guacamole, Jalapeno Poppers and more.
Day 4 – Australian Single Malt Spirit & Gin From Goodradigebee Distillers (WINNER PICKED)
Goodradigbee Distillers is giving away a bottle of their finest Australian single malt spirit, a bottle of the newly released Freshwater Blush Celebration Gin and the Christmas Gin Gift Pack – just perfect to gift or keep for yourself. What makes these single malts so special is that rather than using oak for maturation, the distillers use native hardwoods from the Australian high country. This gives these single malt spirits their unique flavour!
Day 5 – Two Tickets To Gin & Jazz at INDU, CBD (WINNER PICKED)
Is gin & jazz more your thing? INDU is giving away two seats at their Gin & Jazz event on Saturday, 29th of January. Located within Angel Place, you’ll be able to sit back, relax and listen to live jazz music as you feast on authentic Sri Lankan dishes. The team partners with incredible boutique gin labels to bring you a truly delectable tasting experience.
Day 6 – A Secret Foodies Experience For Two (WINNER PICKED)
Have all your whims catered to at a Secret Foodies event of your choice in 2022 (tickets valued at $110 each). The destinations of these events are a secret with only a few details about the cuisine and venue style shared upon booking your seat. You’ll receive a text the day before of the location where you’ll rock up, discover a new dining spot, eat delicious food and meet new people.
Day 7 – Specially Curated 12 Pack Of Wines From Brasserie Wines (WINNER PICKED)
Lover of fine wines? The team from Brasserie Wines is giving away a specially curated case of wines. It will be a mix of 12 wines – reds, whites and champagne from both local and international makers. Expect the finest drops you’d expect to see on the tables of your favourite restaurants. The case will be delivered to your door just in time for Christmas festivities.
Day 8 – Two Tickets to Dinner Theatre Vignette Series at Becketts, Glebe (WINNER PICKED)
Glebe’s dapper piano lounge and bistro will be giving away two tickets (valued at $185 each) to their Dinner-Theatre Vignette Series on the 20th of January, 2022. As part of Good Food Month, a selection of reading’s from, prominent actor and playwright, William Zappa’s acclaimed adaptation of Homer’s ‘The Iliad’ will be performed as an intermission to the multi-course dinner. The special menu features Seared Tuna, Murray Cod, Maremma Duck a l’Orange, Coffee Cream Brûlée and more, with wines to match each course. There will be calvados and conversation to finish off your evening.
Day 9 – Two Tickets To The Butcher’s Dinner Series at Esteban Restaurant & Bar, CBD (WINNER PICKED)
Love spice and all things nice? Esteban is giving away two tickets (valued at $230 each) to their Butcher’s Dinner Series for Good Food Month. You’ll join the team for a spectacular set menu showcasing their favourite premium cuts paired with a specially curated cocktail list, built around the small-batch Tequila brand, Fortaleza, an artisan hand-crafted, stone-crushed tequila produced by Guillermo Erickson Sauza. Andrews Meats will join as a special guest to talk about the produce on their plate. Tequila expert, Shayne Silver from Vanguard spirits, will guide you through the cocktail tasting providing nops of each Tequila base to taste. The event will be held on the last two Thursdays in January from 6pm.
Day 10 – Twilight Picnic For You & 5 Friends In The Yard at Camperdown Commons (WINNER PICKED)
‘Tis the season for picnics and indulging in delicious food and beverages! Camperdown Commons is giving you the perfect excuse to gather your friends and settle in for a unique farm side picnic. You and 5 friends will score a $500 voucher to spend at The Yard on bar bites, pizza from the woodfire oven, food from the grill, bevvies and more. Choose from a selection of plates including freshly shucked Sydney Rock Oysters, Grilled Flatbread & Dips, Woodfired Pizzas, Lamb Souvlaki and more, washed down with cocktails, sparkling, beer, or whatever quenches your thirst. Get comfy out in the fresh summer air and chill out on a picnic blanket with the works. Offer valid Friday, Saturday or Sunday from 14th January to 27th February.
Day 11 – Sunday Session For You & 9 Friends at Mejico Fish Market, Bondi
Bondi’s brand new beach to bar experience is offering you and 9 friends an epic Sunday session by the water in January. You’ll have a table reserved within the venue for lunch and each guest will be able to choose from the menu of Mexican bowls or burritos. This will be washed down by not one, but two margaritas each, all on the house.
Day 12 – Bespoke Tasting Menu For You & 11 Friends at Osteria Coogee
Too busy around Christmas to catch up with friends? Osteria is giving you the chance to win a semi-private dining experience for you and 11 friends! On a Thursday afternoon this summer, perch upon the sun-drenched deck as Head Chef Stephano Gagliardi creates a bespoke tasting menu inspired by the flavours of Italy. This will be available to redeem any Thursday in January or March 2022. All you have to pay for is beverages!
Sponsored Love. This post is proudly brought to you in partnership with Belgrave Cartel, Sam Prince Hospitality Group, Goodradigbee Distillers, Secret Foodies, Brasserie Wines, Becketts Bar & Dining, Esteban Restaurant & Bar, Camperdown Commons, Mejico Fish Market and Osteria Coogee. Thank you for supporting the partners that make Eat Drink Play possible.