at Sails Lavender Bay
Sails on Lavender Bay is perched on the shore of Sydney’s magnificent harbour with post card views of the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. It is the perfect venue for those wanting to experience the quintessential beauty of the city.
Sails on Lavender Bay is one of Sydney’s longest-running restaurants, in operation continually over the past 40 years. In 2016 the restaurant had a contemporary make-over with new larger windows to enhance the amazing Sydney Harbour view.
Head Chef Saro Derderyan has been with the Sails on Lavender Bay team for well over 5 years as a Senior Sous Chef and in 2018 took up the Head Chef position. Saro has worked for some of Sydney’s great restaurants such as the Boathouse at Blackwattle Bay and the now closed Foveaux in Surry Hills under Darrell Felstead. Saro is dedicated to creating vibrant food using classic French techniques to enhance the best produce he can source. He endeavours to cook food that boasts confident flavour combinations that aren’t overworked.
The menu offers what can be described as a contemporary interpretation of classic French and Mediterranean cooking techniques, with an emphasis on fresh seafood.The menu is original and extensive-reflecting the seasons and freshness of the local produce.
Sails also offers a seven course degustation menu designed for the enjoyment of the whole tablewith matched wines also available.
The wine list at Sails is an extensive award-winning collection, having been consistently awarded a ‘Two Glass’ rating by Gourmet Traveller Wine Magazine since 2010.The wine list comprises of over130 Australian and International wine varietals that have been sourced and compiled by our sommelier. In addition, Sails has 18 wines available by the glass.
Perched on Sydney Harbours edge, Sails on Lavender Bay isalsothe perfect venue for special functions or events. For corporate events, birthdays to wedding receptions, events are individually tailored to the client’s preferences. Sails also boasts a private dining room that can accommodate up to 20 people for that special experience.
This gorgeous room can accommodate up to 20 guests for lunch/dinner, with dining options varying from a la carte up to a 9 course degustation menu with matching wines all while offering privacy. Its impressive location is perfect for special occasions.
Sails on Lavender Bay is accessible by either ferry, private boat or car.