Time Out Sydney Bar Awards 2016

The Time Out Sydney Bar Awards 2016 were announced yesterday at an awards ceremony held at Sky Terrace at the Star.

Time Out Sydney Bar Awards 2016

The Lobo Plantation (pictured above) took out Bar of the Year and the Legend Award went to Clover Moore, the Lord Mayor of Sydney for her reforms to Sydney nightlife that gave rise to small bars and food trucks.

Here is the full list of the winners and highly commended in each category:

BAR OF THE YEAR
Lobo Plantation

BEST BAR TEAM
Winner: Earl’s Juke Joint
Highly Commended: Lobo Plantation

BEST BARTENDER
Winner: Jimmy Irvine – The Baxter Inn
Highly Commended: Tom Egerton – Eau de Vie

BEST BAR FOOD
Winner: Sokyo Lounge
Highly Commended: Surly’s

BEST WINE BAR
Winner: 121 BC
Highly Commended: Monopole

PEOPLE’S CHOICE
Papa Gede’s

BEST PARTY BAR
Winner: Goodgod Small Club
Highly Commended: Goro’s

BEST NEIGHBOURHOOD BAR
Winner: The Bearded Tit
Highly Commended: Wilhelmina’s

BEST NEW BAR
Winner: This Must Be the Place
Highly Commended: Dead Ringer

BEST COCKTAIL BAR
Winner: Eau De Vie
Highly Commended: Bulletin Place

HOT TALENT AWARD
Winner: Rachelle Hair – The Baxter Inn
Highly Commended: Nathan Pepper – Papa Gede’s

THE PARTY STARTER AWARD
Winner: Astral People
Highly Commended: Picnic

LEGEND AWARD
Clover Moore – The Lord Mayor of Sydney

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Time Out Sydney Bar Awards 2016 was last modified: December 7th, 2015 by Corinne Mossati
Corinne Mossati

Corinne Mossati is the Founder/Editor of Cocktails & Bars and popular online magazine Gourmantic. She is named in the Australian Bartender Magazine Top 100 Most Influential List since 2013, is a member of The World’s 50 Best Bars Academy who judges the World’s 50 Best Bars. She has also judged the Australasian Whisky Awards and various national cocktail competitions. Read the full bio here.