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valentine's day 2020

Make Valentine's Day 2020 an unforgettable one, at Aria. Enjoy a special six-course menu curated by Joel Bickford with your special someone whilst overlooking stunning Sydney Harbour.

chinese new year menu

From January 22th to 26th 2020, join us to celebrate Chinese New Year. Executive Chef Joel Bickford and his team have created a special six-course, Chinese-inspired degustation to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

lot x X murdoch hill winery

Alex Kirkwood, Aria’s Head Sommelier, recently visited Murdoch Hill Winery in Adelaide Hills to collaborate on a special Pinot Noir for our Lot X range. Learn more about the special collaboration here.


Matt Moran is an ambassador for Thankful4Farmers, a new initiative which aims to raise funds to support Australian farming and rural communities. Read more to learn how you can participate in supporting our farmers this summer. 

new years eve 2019

New Year's Eve is the most magical occasion of the year in Sydney and Aria is the perfect location to enjoy all the action. Celebrate our 20th anniversary with Matt Moran, Executive Chef Joel Bickford and the Aria team this New year's Eve.

our favourite christmas recipes

Christmas is a time for togetherness. Sharing food and swapping recipes around laden tables. Read our favourite Christmas recipes from Executive Chef Joel Bickford and Head Bartender Gunzan Lama.

aria turns 20

Matt Moran and the Aria team are thrilled celebrate our 20th birthday this year. To mark the significant milestone and of the Sydney community who have played a part in shaping Aria, we recently celebrated with a birthday tasting menu and a celebration dinner this October, and a special New Year's Eve party.

spring menu

As the temperature warms, executive chef Joel Bickford makes the most of Australia’s most delicious spring produce. Highlights include succulents, heirloom carrots, white asparagus and dusky flathead. 

domaine ponsot dinner recap

We recently showcased a variety of Domaine Ponsot wines over the course of an intimate dinner at Aria. Executive Chef Joel Bickford cooked a dinner that was designed to emphasize the incredible quality of Domaine Ponsot wines to our guests. 

joel visits pecora dairy

Aria’s Executive Chef Joel Bickford recently visited Pecora Dairy in beautiful Robertson, the Green Heart of the Southern Highlands. Joel spent the day visiting the farm, meeting the animals and discussing all things process and produce with Cressida, who founded Pecora Dairy in 2011 with her husband Michael McNamara. 

non-alcoholic matching

Inspired by the desire to provide a tasting experience to all of our guests, we have created a progressive non-alcoholic match for our seasonal menu.

pre-theatre dining

The Sydney Opera House is home to a variety of events from live music, plays, comedy, pop-ups and of course, opera. Aria runs a special pre-theatre dining option between 5:30pm to 7pm which is perfect if you are attending an event at the Opera House.

gunzan's cocktail of the month

Introducing Dr. Kirks, our take on the classic Manhattan. Enjoy over a weekend lunch at Aria. This digestive-style cocktail is a delicious blend of Pikesville rye whiskey, Amaro Nonino, tonka bean infused Campari and luxardo marischino cherries.


alex's sparkling wine selection

Aria's Head Sommelier Alex Kirkwood, shares some insights and recommendations on sparkling wines to drink while the weather is still warm. Best enjoyed over a weekend lunch at Aria this summer. 

Unmistakably Australian, quintessentially Sydney. This is Aria.