Best Lunch Deals In Sydney’s CBD

Eat, Guide, Sydney / 4 June 2024
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Best Lunch Deals In Sydney’s CBD

Eat, Guide, Sydney / 4 June 2024

Tight on time and money but craving something tasty for lunch? Sydney CBD has some delicious deals that won’t drain your wallet.

Have brown bag blues? Forgot lunch? Craving something new? Whatever the reason, Sydney’s lunch scene offers delicious lunch deals that won’t break the bank. Here are our picks for the best wallet-friendly lunches in Sydney CBD. Tuck in!

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Sydney Common, Elizabeth St.

CBD lunch just had a sizzling upgrade! Sydney Common, the newest hatted restaurant in town has launched a $45 lunch. Their renowned wood-fired Aussie fare is ideal for an express lunch or leisurely catch-up, all with stunning Hyde Park views. Choose your flame-kissed main – perfectly grilled steak, fresh fish, or a delightful veggie option. A house wine or beer is included, all for just $45. The lunch is available on Thursday and Friday from 12 pm to 3 pm. It’s located in the heart of the CBD, but do not fret – 2-hour parking is included at the hotel’s on-site car park. Book your table here.

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Taphouse Sydney, Darlinghurst

Craving a delicious lunch for under $20 in the CBD? Applejack’s Taphouse in the Sydney CBD is dishing up tasty lunches for $18! Choose from Mongolian lamb, sweet and sour pork, and other delicious options, all served with steamed rice. In addition, their happy hour runs from 12 pm to 6 pm on weekdays so you can add a glass of selected house wine or beer for just $7.50. Don’t miss out on a great deal! Click here for more info and to book.

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Callao, Barangaroo 

Callao is where French and Japanese flavours meet for aesthetically pleasing, flavoursome dishes in Barangaroo. Enjoy a 4-course weekday express lunch ($65, 12-3 pm) featuring both Wagyu tri-tip and melt-in-your-mouth Tajima chuck tail flap, served with dreamy Hasselback potatoes. Start with a vibrant salmon ceviche and round it all off with their decadent chocolate truffle – Nikkei at its finest, all within an hour! Book here.

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Lana, Young St.

Lana (by House Made Hospitality) has launched its new Á La Carte winter menu, brimming with seasonal goodness. They’re offering 30% off lunch every Thursday and Friday throughout June to celebrate. Their menu is versatile, with meat, seafood, and veggie options. Start light with half a dozen rock oysters (served with white soy, lime, and nashi pear) before indulging in a hearty 600g O’Connor beef rib-eye. Dessert-people can end with a drool-worthy apple “crostata”, served warm, with buffalo curd, and remember – this is all at 30% off. Bookings have to be made exclusively through here to avail of the discount!

Martinez, Bridge St.

Double the flavour, double the discount! House Made Hospitality is showering Sydney with love this June, offering 30% off lunch at BOTH Lana and Martinez. Martinez boasts Mediterranean fare with Harbour Bridge views. Try their deluxe Wagyu burger with signature sauce Martinez, gruyere, and bacon, or their specialty bouillabaisse Tortelli, at 30% off the usual price. Visit Monday to Friday between 11.30 am and 3.30 pm, and make your booking through here to redeem. P.S. Don’t forget to check out their happy hour, visit at the right time and you can avail of both offers!

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Esteban, Temperance Lane

Experience a modern take on Mexican cuisine at Esteban, a hatted gem in the heart of the CBD. Their Almuerzo Pequeño (little lunch) deal generously rolls over into the weekend, with a 3-course set menu available Wednesday to Saturday. For just $65pp, start with the mouthwatering yellowfin tuna tartare, followed by prawn tacos in handmade corn tortillas. Finally, relish the butcher’s choice steak with black garlic & chipotle butter, served with Esteban’s signature potatoes. The deal is available from 12 pm – 2.30 pm, click here for more details and to book.

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Arisun, Chinatown 

Arisun is known for cheap eats, fueling Sydneysiders’ love affair with Korean food. At lunch, you can grab one of their bento boxes with a drink for just $21.90. Choose from L.A. beef ribs, melt-in-your-mouth Wagyu brisket, or other options like teriyaki chicken or pork katsu. Each box comes with a generous mix of sides like sashimi salmon, mixed tempuras, kimchi, and miso soup. Explore the full bento box menu here.

Belles Hot Chicken, Multiple Locations

Belles may have been born in Melbourne, but it has since put roots down in Sydney’s Barangaroo, Circular Quay, and Bondi. This icon knows great chicken, but it also knows a finger-lickin’ good lunch deal. Sink your teeth into bottomless Belles chicken wings, signature crinkle fries, and slaw for 90 minutes – all for $30, with flowing drinks available for an extra $35 (choose from Belles original draught, spiked peach iced tea, or spiked lemonade!). More details here.

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Oti, Pailings Lane

Totti’s on the go? Hold on, it’s actually Oti! They’re serving to-go lunch deals with their loaded pizza slices for $12-$15 and stuffed sandwiches for $15-$20. Both are made fresh and fast, with toppings and fillings ranging from classics like prosciutto and salami to adventurous options like smoked chicken and beef tongue. With a menu curated by Merivale’s Executive Chef, Mike Eggert, you know it’ll be delicious. Oti’s is take-away only, perfect for a grab-and-go lunch if you’re in the CBD.

Escape your day job and step out into a scene of flavour and value. Whether you want something quick and casual, or more refined and up-market, there’s a perfect lunch deal waiting for you in the Sydney CBD.

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