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Things to do in Bondi Beach

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Trail
“Amazing coastal walk - take it at your own pace. You might see dolphins or whales too. Start at Bondi then onto Tamarama then Bronte - can even walk to Coogee (go the Coogee Pavillion) and then taxi back!”
  • 422 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Beachfront scene. Great for a ice cold beer or glass of wine or a bite to eat. Family friendly.”
  • 293 locals recommend
Flea Market
“Saturday its a growers market. Go for a snack and chai or pick up your fruit, veg and a fresh bouquet. Sunday its a flea market with offering from local vendors and craftspeople. It's heaven.”
  • 242 locals recommend
Pool
“Stunning ocean pool, go here for a quick dip or to do some lengths. There's also a gym and a sauna.”
  • 224 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Are you celebrating. Bondi's iconic icebergs serves great food and cocktails with an unbeatable view.”
  • 196 locals recommend
Pub
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“Lively local pub with a dance floor upstairs and a sunny beer garden. Always busy on the weekend and in the week, especially if there's a sports game on.”
  • 157 locals recommend
Ice Cream Shop
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“Ok if you want to get involved in the local debate of who does it better, go to Messina icream on Hall street than Anita ice cream on Campbell parade. Warning , they are rich in flavour so perhaps not back to back .. enjoy! :-) I say Anita and Mikael says Messina.... ”
  • 179 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Fish and chips with and asian twist. Family friendly with ocean views and a great cocktail.”
  • 144 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“The provolone and truffle pizza is just heavenly!! This venue has daily dinner deals and make your way for live music jams upstairs Sunday arvo sessions. A 10-15 minute walk up hill or Jump on 333 bus from Bondi beach heading to Bondi junction.”
  • 143 locals recommend
Bar
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“Nice for a beer or wine and to people watch. Venture upstairs for food and a fantastic view.”
  • 115 locals recommend
Bar
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“Local and on the down low. Friendly, affordable, meals for families and perfect for a balcony beer at sunset.”
  • 154 locals recommend
Café
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“Charming coffee shop in a bookstore; pick up a read while sipping their delicious coffee or a pot of tea, and one of their great menu items.”
  • 127 locals recommend
Australian Restaurant
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“Great Local Bondi Restaurant and lovely atmosphere. The wood fired pizzas are delicious!”
  • 116 locals recommend
Café
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“Excellent dinner and it’s BYO wine. Always a hit , large main portions so make sure you leave room for dessert ”
  • 108 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
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“On Wednesday nights Mamasan has live music. There's a great variety of bands with a great atmosphere. ”
  • 96 locals recommend
Café
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“If you are looking for quality, fresh food, this is a local favourite for breakfast, lunch or dinner ”
  • 94 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Lounge
“Beachfront scene. Great for a ice cold beer or glass of wine or a bite to eat. Family friendly.”
  • 293 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Are you celebrating. Bondi's iconic icebergs serves great food and cocktails with an unbeatable view.”
  • 196 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Fish and chips with and asian twist. Family friendly with ocean views and a great cocktail.”
  • 144 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“The provolone and truffle pizza is just heavenly!! This venue has daily dinner deals and make your way for live music jams upstairs Sunday arvo sessions. A 10-15 minute walk up hill or Jump on 333 bus from Bondi beach heading to Bondi junction.”
  • 143 locals recommend
Bar
“Local and on the down low. Friendly, affordable, meals for families and perfect for a balcony beer at sunset.”
  • 154 locals recommend
Australian Restaurant
“Great Local Bondi Restaurant and lovely atmosphere. The wood fired pizzas are delicious!”
  • 116 locals recommend
Café
“Excellent dinner and it’s BYO wine. Always a hit , large main portions so make sure you leave room for dessert ”
  • 108 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
“On Wednesday nights Mamasan has live music. There's a great variety of bands with a great atmosphere. ”
  • 96 locals recommend

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