previously, at aria.

vivid 2022

From Friday 27 May until Saturday 18 June our wildest dreams came to life with floral artist Claire Mueller and her Acid.Flwrs. In collaboration with Acid.Flwrs, we celebrated Vivid Sydney through the installation of colour, art and light. With a bespoke cocktail menu featuring Belvedere Vodka, and limited-edition chocolate truffles curated by Executive Chef Tom Gorringe, guests experience a start to finish sensory experience at Aria. 

delicious. month out.

For every Friday during the month of May guest could choose to experience our exclusive delicious. month out menu. Executive Chef Tom Gorringe curated a special lunch menu that celebrated a collection of the best Australian producers of 2022. 

the world's best byo 2022

On Monday 9 May, we proudly hosted the World's Best BYO with Cure Cancer in partnership with the Snowdome Foundation. It was an evening full of extraordinary wine, food, and company, all in support of crucial cancer research.

valentine's day 2022

Guests were treated to a romantic evening at Aria as we open our doors for an intimate Monday night service. A decadent dining experience curated by Executive Chef Tom Gorringe, that featured champagne on arrival and a six-course, exclusive Valentine's Day tasting menu.

nye 2021

Guests joined us for the most magical night of the year, as we celebrated New Year's Eve with views over Sydney's harbour. After the whirlwind of 2021, we welcomed in 2022 with flowing champagne and a six-course exclusive nye menu curated by executive chef Tom Gorringe.

melbourne cup

On Tuesday 2 November guests celebrated the race that stops the nation harbourside. With a spectacular view, an impressive wine list and a memorable spring menu, it was a winning day for all. Guests did it in style and sipped on Ruinart champagne, accompanied by executive chef Tom Gorringe's specially designed lunch menu.

aria after dark | sydney solstice

Over four nights in June 2021 during Sydney Solstice, Aria hosted a series of drink and snack events showcasing NSW's vibrant wine and food scene. Each evening was hosted by a NSW winemaker and wines were complemented with snacks that highlighted some of the state's most exciting produce. 

ruinart summer wine bar 2021

This summer, Aria partnered with Ruinart and Belvedere, bringing the Aria Wharf Room to life. Guests enjoyed the flavours of Ruinart Champagne, Belvedere martinis and exceptional snacks designed by Executive Chef Joel Bickford whilst enjoying the floor to ceiling views of glistening Sydney Harbour. 


aria x lumi dining

On Monday 7 December 2020, we welcomed head chef of LuMi, Federico Zanellato to host a one-off collaborative dinner with Aria's executive chef Joel Bickford. Guests enjoyed an eight-course menu, plus optional beverage pairings. 


maybe aria 2020

As part of Good Food Month October 2020, we invited guests to our exciting collaboration with award-winning Australian bar, Maybe Sammy. Every Wednesday evening in October, guests enjoyed snacks from Aria and cocktails from the Maybe Sammy team. Sign up below to be the first to hear what's on in the upcoming months.

bushfire relief 2020

We are devastated by the heavy and widespread impact of the bushfires that tore through our country in 2019/2020. Matt Moran and the Solomon family restaurants supported the Bushfire Crisis by introducing a Bushfire Relief Dish or Drink on each of their menus. This ran from January through until February 200, with 100% of the proceeds from our Resurgence Spritzes sold at Aria donated directly towards the Rural Fire Service. Our Resurgence Spritz featured Australian brands that were affected by the fires.

For more information please visit the link below. 

aria's 20th anniversary

Matt Moran and the Aria team celebrated our 20th birthday in late 2019. 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 in October, plus a very special New Year's Eve party.

krug x music experience 2019

In collaboration with Krug Champagne and Bang & Olufsen this September, guests recently enjoyed a tasting experience like no other. Guests experienced what happens when the art of music meets the art of Krug, exploring the perfect balance between sight, sound, smell, touch and taste.

aria x amaru dinner 2019

This July, Executive Chef Joel Bickford invited Clinton McIver, owner and chef of Amaru, into the Aria kitchen for one night only to cook a bespoke collaborative dinner that showcased the Australian produce that is at the heart of both restaurants.