Sailmaker Restaurant

Renowned for its sail-making business in the late 1800s, Sussex Street is a vibrant piece of Darling Harbour’s history. Bringing to life the area’s rich heritage through its fresh produce, abundant seafood selection and harbourside location, Sailmaker offers a truly local and sustainable dining experience. Our culinary team work closely with fisherman and farmers throughout New South Wales to create a simple, yet refined menu that focuses on Sustainability and celebrates some of Australia’s best produce.


Monday to Wednesday:  6:30am – 10:00am

Thursday & Friday:  6:30am – 10:00am, 6:00pm – 9:30pm 

Saturday & Sunday: 6:30am – 10:30am, 6:00pm – 9:30pm 

Phone: +61 2 8099 1234



Note: Non smoking venue, 10% Sunday surcharge and 15% public holiday surcharge applies. Credit/debit card surcharge of 1.6% applies to all payments made at the venue (AMEX, Visa, MasterCard, Diners, CUP/JCB all accepted). Credit/debit card surcharge of 1.9% applies to all charges charged back to room bill for in-house guests.

Location: Lobby Level of Hyatt Regency Sydey, 161 Sussex Street, Sydney, 2000

Family friendly restaurant, in house guests and external patrons welcome. 

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Seafarer Dinner at Sailmaker

Sailmaker Restaurant

Seafarer Dinner at Sailmaker

From ocean to plate, Sydney’s most indulgent and sustainable seafood experience is reimagined. A continuation of Hyatt's food philosophy of 'Food. Thoughtfully Sourced. Carefully Served', working with local and sustainable suppliers has been a core focus of the culinary team. 

Enjoy a Mediterranean-inspired tapas table, three-course dinner featuring the freshest seafood and high-quality, sustainable produce. The three-course Choice menu is created with produce exclusively sourced from sustainable fisheries that produce eco-friendly farming, and wild-caught produce with MSC certification. 

Date: every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Time: 6:00pm – 9:30pm 

Price: $89 Adults

*Al a Carte and Kids Menu available (up to 12 years).  
**Please note:  A cancellation fee of $20 per person will be charged in the case of no show or cancellation within 24hrs of your reservation time. 

Executive Chef Sven Ullrich

Executive Chef Sven Ullrich Hyatt Regency Sydney

Executive Chef Sven Ullrich

Sven Ullrich first discovered his passion for cooking at the young age of 15, which has since seen him travel the globe, working in kitchens throughout Germany, Tokyo, Hong Kong and the U.S.

In 2000, Chef Sven joined Hyatt Hotels as Chef de Cuisine at Hyatt Regency Sanctuary Cove. Now over two decades later, he leads a culinary team of 75 at Australia's largest upscale hotel.

Sven has a passion for sustainably sourced produce; where it is sourced, how it’s grown and why it was hand-picked to be part of the dish. His menus are simple, refined and full of flavour.

Festive Celebrations at Sailmaker


Festive Celebrations at Sailmaker

This festive season, come together with family and friends at Sailmaker Restaurant’s coveted Christmas events. Indulge in fresh seafood, generous share platters featuring Christmas classics and family favourites, and decadent desserts. All paired with premium wines for the ultimate family Christmas affair.

Christmas Eve Dinner 

Date: 24 December

Time: from 5:30pm

Price: $159pp Adults, $79pp Children (6-12 years) 

Christmas Day Lunch

Date: 25 December 

Time: 12:00pm - 2:30pm

Price: $299pp Adults, $120pp Children (6-12 years) 

Christmas Day Dinner 

Date: 25 December 

Time: 6:00pm - 9:30pm

Price: $199pp Adults, $89pp Children (6-12 years) 

New Year's Eve Dinner

Date: 31 December 

Time: 7:00 - 10:30pm

Price: $175pp Adults, $87pp Children (6-12 years) 

Breakfast at Sailmaker

Breakfast at Sailmaker
Breakfast at Sailmaker

Breakfast at Sailmaker


À la carte and Buffet Breakfast available

Monday to Friday: 6:30am - 10:00am

Saturday and Sunday: 6:30am - 10:30am

Australian and Continental Buffet Breakfast:

Continental Breakfast- Adult $32 / Children (6-12 years) $16 

Australian Breakfast (hot and cold buffet) - Adult $42 / Children (6-12 years) $21

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