Make the most of the warmer months and the Aussie summer sun by making a booking in one of our many outdoor spaces at one of our venues.


Whether it's a date night, a work function or just a motley crew for a few drinks, we have a variety of unique outdoor spaces that are suited for each occasion.


Some of our venues such as Darlo Bar & Clock Hotel are a part of City of Sydney's Alfresco City initiative, allowing venues to access more outdoor space to cater to more customers.


From the iconic beer garden to the picturesque outdoor dining space, you're sure to find the perfect al fresco spot for you and your group at one of our venues highlighted below. 


Circular Quay

Opera Bar

Enjoy a drink in the very heart of Sydney, situated between the iconic Harbour Bridge and Sydney's most famous house. With an enormous outdoor space overlooking Sydney Harbour, Opera Bar is perfect for every occasion. 

Double Bay

The Golden Sheaf

The Golden Sheaf is one of Eastern Sydney's most iconic venues with a large leafy oasis of a Beer Garden that lights up in the evenings. A Double Bay institution that boasts a premier dining and drinking space outdoors, book your table at the Sheaf by clicking below.

Surry Hills

The Clock Hotel

A Surry Hills staple since 1983, the Clock is made up of multiple levels of various experiences that can cater to any group, large or small. The Clock features an outdoor courtyard, a beautiful balcony overlooking Crown Street and al fresco seating on both Crown and Collins Street.

Barangaroo House

House Bar

The ground floor of the multi-faceted and multi-levelled Barangaroo House will take you to House Bar. Featuring an outdoor dining area and a lawn both overlooking the water entrance to Darling Harbour, House Bar's al fresco areas book out frequently.

Barangaroo House


Walk up the stairs at Barangaroo House and be taken to Bea, a restaurant where the land meets the sea and the dishes are dictated by the seasons. Book an al fresco dinner in the outdoor dining area and enjoy the beautiful view of a luminous Sydney skyscape.

Barangaroo House

Smoke Bar

Climb up to level 2 at Barangaroo House to reach Smoke Bar, an experience in rooftops and revelry. Smoke is for the chic and cheeky, where good times roll from sun to moon. Smoke Bar is a rooftop done right - come for the cocktails stay for the stars.


The Bank Hotel

Featuring one of Newtown's favourite Beer Gardens, The Bank has room for everyone. The large outdoor dining area, now home to the delicious food experience that is Avi's Kantini, is also fitted with rain cover. No matter the forecast, al fresco is always on the menu at The Bank.


Darlo Bar

Located in the heart of Darlinghurst, Darlo Bar is somewhere many Darlinghurst locals call home. The upstairs courtyard is open to the elements and is fitted with it's own bar. Darlo Bar also features a number of al fresco dining tables along Liverpool Street.


Albion Hotel

The Albion Hotel is a Parramatta icon, and has been an institution of the area for more than one hundred years. The Beer Garden features plenty of space for al fresco dining, and can cater to extra large bookings. 


The Erko

The Erko has al fresco dining spots in both the front yard and the backyard. You'll feel right at home at The Erko no matter where you sit. A popular destination for locals and dog owners, book an outdoor table for your group in the Beer Garden out back or out the front on Erskineville Road.


Public House Petersham

Public House Petersham, affectionately known as PHP, has one of the Inner West's favourite outdoor dining areas. It's both undercover and situated next to the iconic woodfired pizza oven. The PHP carpark is now also fitted with al fresco dining tables and umbrellas for customers to soak up the sunshine.


The Courthouse Hotel

A stalwart of the Newtown pub scene, the Courty is a regular destination for people from all walks of life. Fitted with Newtown's biggest Beer Garden, the Courty lives and breathes al fresco dining and is perfect for any group size. Cheers to that!