aria restaurant - awards and accolades

Aria has long been at the pinnacle of Australian fine dining and wine service. Since opening in 1999, the restaurant has been awarded a total of 33 Good Food Guide chef hats and has held two hats every year since 2013. The restaurant has also accumulated 36 stars in Gourmet Traveller’s Australian Restaurant Guide.



Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide

2013-2018   2 hats

2015 & 2009 Wine List of the Year

2011 Louis Roederer Sommelier of the Year


Gourmet Traveller Australian Restaurant Guide

2018   2 stars, 3 wine glasses

2011 Maitre d’ of the Year

2007 Wine List of the Year


Australian Financial Review Australia's Top 100 Restaurants

2017   No. 91

2016   No. 68

2015   No. 75


Australia’s Wine List of the Year Awards

2017 Best Sparkling Wine List

2008-2017 Hall of Fame  

2011-2013, 2016 Gourmet Traveller Wine Readers’ Choice Award 

2012 Best Listing of Australian Wines


Restaurant and Catering Awards for Excellence

2005 NSW Winner


Tucker Seabrook Wine List of the Year

2004 Hall of Fame

2003 National Winner