The Best Sunday Sessions In Sydney

Bars, Drink, Guide, Sydney / 1 March 2023

End the weekend on a high note with one of the best Sunday sessions in Sydney.

While we all think about how we’ll celebrate the start of the weekend, we rarely turn our attention to how we’ll send it off. Monday might be just around the corner, but there’s no reason you can’t have a bit of fun in the meantime. From delicious drink deals to live music, discover the best Sunday sessions in Sydney.

4 Pines Brewpub, Manly

Toast to the end of the weekend with a delicious brew from 4 Pines Brewpub in Manly. Grab a schooner and kick back with live music every Sunday. Find out more here.

Best Sunday Sessions Sydney

The Boathouse Shelly Beach

Just footsteps from the sands of Shelly Beach, The Boathouse is a perfect spot for a Sunday session. Plus, swing by from 2-4pm to enjoy $14 Aperol spritz, $7 selected wines and $6 Boathouse Lager (on tap). Find out more here.

The Island, Sydney

It’s Australia’s first and only floating beach club, so you know The Island is bound for good times. Share a spectacular view over drinks, soulful soundtracks and world class service. The Island’s weekly events will have you coming back for more, rotating between local Sydney artists and international acts. Find out more here.

The Butler, Potts Point

For some of the best rooftop views in Sydney, head to The Buttler in Potts Point. Not only can you get panoramic views of the city skyline from the terrace, but bring a group of friends to feast on a delicious Ibero-American meal accompanied by cocktails and an extensive wine list. Find out more here.

Next Door, Cronulla

Next Door is quite literally, next door to Cronulla Beach! With a stunning ocean view to boot, opt to seat outside in the large alfresco area and relax as you enjoy the all-day brunch menu. On Sundays during daylight savings, Next Door also doubles as a wine bar, with a tasty by-the-glass list. All you need to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the sweeping views. Find out more here.

Coogee Pavilion, Coogee

Swing by this lofty beachside venue for three levels of top-notch drinking and dining spots. From a tapas bar to a refined dining room (and Coogee Pavilion’s iconic rooftop bar), don’t miss this must-see Sunday sessions spot. Find out more here.

Best Sunday Sessions Sydney

Courthouse Hotel, Newtown

Head to Newtown’s Courthouse Hotel for one of the best beer gardens in the inner west. Grab a jug of local brews and a burger and settle in for a delicious low-key Sunday evening. Find out more here.

Darlo Bar, Darlinghurst

Fancy a game of FREE pool on a Sunday afternoon? That’s exactly what you’ll find at Darlo Bar, the perfect spot to kick back on a Sunday evening. Find out more here.

The Dolphin, Surry Hills

From pasta on the Terrace to fish burgers in the Dining Room, there’s plenty of reason to round out your weekend at The Dolphin. Get ready for plenty of natural and minimal intervention wines, an all-day fun-drinking cocktail list, and an open-air rooftop terrace. Find out more here.

Best Sunday Sessions Sydney

The Henson, Marrickville

For a chilled Sunday evening, you can’t go past a feed at Marrickville’s The Henson. This local favourite is the perfect pub for a delicious meal, great for both dogs and bubs. Find out more here.

Icebergs Dining Room & Bar, Bondi

With some of the best water views in Sydney, Icebergs Dining Room & Bar will keep the weekend vibes alive. Swing by for a delicious meal and well-made drink, overlooking the sparkling Bondi coastline. Find out more here.

The Imperial, Erskineville

Grab your most colourful outfit and head to The Imperial for a fun-fuelled Sunday session. Every Sunday this proudly LGBTQ+ friendly venue comes alive with drink specials, lip sync contest and so much more. Find out more here.

Best Sunday Sessions Sydney

The Newport

What better way to kick back on Sunday than with a dose of free live music? Head to The Newport to grab a delicious drink and enjoy live DJ sets throughout the summer months. Find out more here.

Best Sunday Sessions Sydney

The Oaks Hotel, Neutral Bay

Whether you’re after a casual beer in their sprawling courtyard or a lush boozy brunch you’ll find it all at The Oaks in Neutral Bay. Grab a feed in their front bar or courtyard, and look out for their ‘Beer Of The Month’ – always on special at $7 for schooners and $19 for jugs. Find out more here.

Vic on the Park Hotel, Marrickville

For the ultimate inner west pub experience, head to Vic on the Park in Marrickville. Every Sunday afternoon you can take part in their meat tray and beer case raffle (with all proceeds going towards local pet rescue Maggies). Plus, there’s even a Doggy Badge Draw (free to enter) which could score your pup a Vic doggy bandana, dog treats, and toys. Find out more here.

Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel

There’s plenty to do on a Sunday at the waterfront Watsons Bay Boutique Hotel. Every weekend you can score $10 cocktails along with free DJ sets at sunset. Find out more here.