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612 9240 3000

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612 9240 3000

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Mon - Fri 12:00pm - 2:30pm

Mon - Sat 6:00pm – 10:00pm


Level 1, Establishment
252 George Street, Sydney, 2000



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Set within a beautiful heritage dining room with soaring white columns and luxurious accoutrements, est. delivers dining on a grand scale.

Executive head chef Peter Doyle is renowned for his trademark contemporary Australian food, which is uncluttered, seasonally driven and executed with French-influenced precision.

Add award winning service and an acclaimed wine list personally selected by Franck Moreau MS, and you just know est. is going to be a dining experience not to be missed and long remembered.

'This is elegant dining for all the senses' - SMH Good Food Guide 2013

Restaurant awards

2016 Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide Awards, Two Hats

2004 - 2013 Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide Awards, Three Hats

2004 - 2014 Australian Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Awards, Three Stars

2014 - 2015 Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year, Three Glasses

2013 Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year - Best NSW Wine List

2012 Australian Hospitality Association Awards for Excellence, Winner – Best Fine Dining Restaurant

Peter Doyle
2004 & 2011 Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide Awards, Professional Excellence Award

Sam Di Stefano
2012 Sydney Morning Herald Good Food Guide Awards, Silver Service Award

Peter Doyle

Peter Doyle

Executive head chef Peter Doyle is regarded as one of the founding fathers of modern Australian cuisine and has kept est. at the forefront of the Australian dining scene for over a decade. 


Jacob Davey

Jacob Davey

Named Young Australian Chef of The Year at the 2013 Electrolux Appetite for Excellence Awards, Jacob joined est. in 2014, working alongside executive chef Peter Doyle, who helped judge the awards and picked Davey to be his right hand man.