Why settle for one when you can have many? No this isn’t a dating post, but a food piece trying to help you find the best buffet lunches in Sydney! If you are a food lover, an all-you-can-eat buffet is paradise, letting you sample food from around the globe in one meal. No wonder buffets are a very popular dining choice, despite it costing a premium over a regular meal at the restaurant.
Sydney being a melting pot for culture is a great city for good food, which makes the buffets here well-stocked with dishes from around the world. Seafood lovers will be especially pleased as buffets offer multiple options of prawns, squid, crabs and even freshly shucked oysters, all of which you can have to your heart’s content!
So here are a list of popular joints in Sydney that serve good lunch buffets. Better stick to toast and coffee for breakfast, if you really want to get your money’s worth!
Located in Sydney CBD, Café Opera is part of the InterContinental hotel and are renowned for their seafood buffet. With numerous fresh seafood options, one of the key elements of the buffet is the ‘grilled fish of the day’. Other seafood options are salmon, squid and crab, done in various cuisine styles from around the world. Protein options are also available like pork and poultry too. More seafood options await you at the cold selection with smoked salmon, tiger prawns, rock oysters, mussels, octopus etc. Sashimi and sushi options are also available. For dessert you get a selection of fruits, chocolates and cheeses. PS: Sunday lunch buffet is accompanied by live Jazz and complimentary sparkling wine.
Magistic Buffet Lunch Cruise
How about a buffet lunch cruise on Sydney Harbour? The Magistic Sydney Harbour lunch cruise offers a lot of value for the money. You get a continental selection of dishes with seafood options of fresh prawns and baked fish, and also a variety of meat dishes. Vegetarians won’t feel left out as there are multiple choices for them to dine on. No meal is complete without dessert and there is chocolate cake, tiramisu and more! Further complementing the dining experience on this lunch is the cruising venue, a million-dollar luxury catamaran, from where you can admire the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge up close.
Harvest Buffet at The Star
A buffet that is befitting for royalty, the Harvest Buffet is a feast for your senses with a continental selection of dishes. From traditional roasts of beef, pork, chicken and fish fillets to Indian dishes like butter chicken and biryani, Asian meat dishes and Pad Thai and original Italian pizzas and cannelloni, the spread is diverse. From Thursday to Sunday, it’s a seafood buffet with an extravagant spread of oysters, prawns, crabs, mussels, fish, sushi and more. No buffet is complete without dessert and you get not one but three chocolate fountains (for white, milk and dark chocolate) and many other options too. End the meal with local & imported cheeses and fruit.