Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Sydney

Tigerlily
Hit the sand in style with beautiful beachwear from this Tigerlily outpost.
PaperPlanes
A multi-sensorial experience of high quality traditional Japanese food witha  mix of contemporary and playful edge.
About Life
A healthfood supermarket that's got more than a little green about its scene; the perfect place to grab something to take-away.
Candy’s Apartment
Formerly Zen, China White and the Underground, the club beneath this Bayswater Road terrace is now known as Candy's Apartment.
Jonah’s Whale Beach
Perched on its clifftop throne overlooking the dreamy blue vista of the Pacific Ocean, Jonah's is one of Sydney's most exclusive boutique hotels and restaurants.
My Boudoir
Those seeking couture on the cheap can call off the search; My Boudoir offers an Aladdin's cave of second-hand treasures.
Golden Century
As one of Sydney's favourite late-night dining venues, Golden Century has a cult-like following and the mere mention of it to a local will induce an enthusiastic, Oh
The Passage
Laid-back, late-night neighbourhood-feel bar...
Half Sleeve
Guys may walk into Half Sleeve, but they'll swagger out clad in the latest attitude-laden labels.
One Of A Kind
Local and international luxury for those who love labels.
Rockpool
Victoria Room
Tearoom by day and decadent watering hole by night, colonial-style Victoria Room attracts a stylish bunch who prefer liquids to solids.
Me and Moo
Sophisticated style for style mavens and chic clothes horses.
Jatali
Decadent dresses and other fab fashions from a Sydney-based designer.
Efendy
Efendy will change your mind about Turkish cuisine, which isn't raved about enough in our minds.
Cars on Demand
Zimmermann
Dressed to kill in sexy swimwear from Zimmermann, there's no longer a reason to fear the beach.
Berta
You'll need Google Maps to find this little gem but it's worth the hunt, with inspiring Italian fare and intimate interiors.
Tim O’Connor
Sexy, streamlined fashions for sexy, streamlined ladies.
The Commons
So laid-back it's almost horizontal, The Commons is a casual spot for a booze-soaked catch-up with close friends.
Ripples
Weekend breakfasts are Ripples signature, with views out over the harbour, but the lunches and dinners are pretty damn good, too.
The Loft
Overlooking King Street Wharf with 240-degree harbour views from its decked balcony, The Loft is a sophisticated watering hole.
Mille Vini
This oh-so hip Surry Hills wine joint is usually always abuzz - a good choice if you've been wandering the length of the hipster-happy Crown Street searching fo
Cerrone
Nothing says bling like a diamond-encrusted ring.
Tea Parlour
Bring out your genteel side at this quirky streetside sitting room, which has been inventively appointed by owner Amelia with thrift-store finds.
Amy Erbacher Beauty
Beauty is more than skin deep at Amy Erbacher Beauty, where the former model/TV presenter knows all the tricks of the trade to make you like like a younger, better version of yourself.
Saba
Shapely clothing from Australian brand Saba, which prides itself on flattering the form with its high-end fashions.
Hemmesphere
Easily one of Sydney's classiest cocktail bars, Hemmesphere is a stalwart in the Sydney scene and one for the discerning cocktail lover.
The Galeries Victoria
Crack out the plastic - this is going to hurt your bank account.
MidCity Centre
Clothes horses gallop into MidCity Centre for rags aplenty.
Blu Bar
A Lost in Translation-style hotel bar, Blu Bar sits on its lofty 36th floor throne with a seriously impressive view over Sydney Harbour.
Jackies
Don your finest threads and your darkest Prada sunglasses because this is where the fashion set do lunch.
Scanlan & Theodore
Simple, stylish womenswear is stocked on the shelves at Scanlan & Theodore, attracting Sydney's most discerning shoppers.
Camilla & Marc
Proving that brothers and sisters can get along - and indeed, create a successful business in the process - Camilla & Marc delight in flogging their fashionable wares.
Coast Golf & Recreation Club
It may be a bit further afield than some of Sydney's other courses, but stunning seaside views make this a winner.
Firstdraft
This non-profit, artist-run studio is managed entirely by volunteers and practising artists.
Tap Gallery
A self-described 'open-policy, artist-run collective', Tap has numerous exhibition spaces spread across 900-square-metres of space for emerging artists to exhibit and promote their work.
At Perry Lane
For an art fix washed down with a coffee and a sandwich, wander down to At Perry Lane.
Flinders Hotel
A dive bar with plenty of character (and characters, especially during the weekends), Flinders is the perfect place to fall rather spectacularly off the wagon.
Sebel Pier One
With its waterfront location and uninterrupted harbour views, scarcely a weekend goes by when the Sebel isn't hosting a wedding.

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