“The food was outstanding and the staff were incredible! What a great experience and definitely will be back! Five stars all the way!!”

SH Sydney February 2019

“Annata continues to wow us with fantastic food and a great wine menu. As regulars here their service never fails to impress!”

AW Sydney - January 2019

“The food, the drinks, the staff! I am lucky enough to be walking distance but if I wasn’t, I’d travel to come here.”

JMc February 2018

“Great service. Great food. This is the perfect location for a celebration or a great evening with friends.”

PO'S September 2017

Early Arvo and Late at Night

Sydney Rock Oyster – Natural / Fermented Green Chilli / Seaweed Vinegar // 4.5
Roast Cashews – House Spices // 7
Mt Zero Mixed Olives (VIC) – Marinated // 8
Crispy Onion Petals – Manchego Custard // 9
Finger Sandwich – Yarra Salmon Roe – Creme Fraiche // 14
Confit Duck – Char Siu – Pickled Ginger // 12
Tandoori Lamb – Naan – Toum (Serves One) // 11

Shoestring Fries – Herb Salt – Malt Vinegar Mayo // 8
Bread & Butter Project Sourdough – Meander Valley Butter // 3pp

Three Cheeses – Date Puree – Almonds – Lavosh // 28


Not over the weekend yet?

Join us for our Monday-itis special menu.

One-Offs/Prototypes/Sneak Peeks

Always seasonal, always special, always delicious!

4 courses for $50ph


The Short Menu // Five set courses 69pp // Matching Beverages +74pp
The Annata Menu // The Full Experience, Seven Courses 89pp // Matching Beverages +94pp
*Set Menus are available to the whole table only
  Please advise of any dietary requirements at time of booking
  Not available after 9pm


A La Carte Offering

Sydney Rock Oyster – Natural / Seaweed Vinegar // 4.5
Roast Cashews – House Spices // 7
Mt Zero Mixed Olives (VIC) – Marinated // 8
Fried Maccheroni – Manchego Custard – Dried Tomato // 9
Finger Sandwich – Yarra Salmon Roe – Creme Fraiche // 14
Celeriac Shnitzel – Yoghurt Tartare // 12
Tandoori Lamb – Naan – Toum (Serves One) // 11

Stracciatella – Avocado – Baby Zucchini – Tarragon // 18
Albacore Tuna (QLD) – Buttermilk – Chive – Finger Lime // 24
Butternut Squash – Macadamia Cream – Toasted Sesame // 18
Beetroot – Smoked Eel Parfait – Burnt Eggplant – Salmon Roe // 19
Torello Farms Rosé Veal Tartare (NSW/QLD) – Guindilla – Salt + Vinegar Potato // 28
Pt Lincoln Calamari (SA) – Pea + Broadbean – Kaiserfleisch // 32

Slow Roasted Cauliflower – Popcorn Polenta – Smoked Almond – Comte // 32
Hapuka – Sunflower Seed Satay – Kohlrabi – Gai Lan // 38
Aylesbury Duck Breast (NSW) – Braised Leg – Quince – Kale // 45
Borrowdale Free Range BBQ Pork (QLD) – Miso – House Pickle – Seeded Mustard // 38
Ranger’s Valley Wagyu Bavette (NSW) – Jerusalem Artichoke – Cipollini – Sansho // 45

Oak Lettuce – Roasted Sesame – Chive // 9
Shoestring Fries – BBQ Spice – Chipotle Mayo // 9
Bread & Butter Project Sourdough – Smoked Meander Valley Butter // 3pp

Post Dinner

Holy Goat Fromage Frais – Mandarin – Olive Oil – Burnt Sugar // 16
Ricca Terra Farms ‘Broken Forklift’ Fortified Blend, Riverland SA // 16

Yoghurt Sorbet – Rhubarb – Coconut – Tonka Bean // 16
Domaine Des Baumard ‘Petit Paon’ Chenin Blanc, Loire Val. FR // 13

“Milk and Honey” – Lemon Curd – Pomelo – Quinoa // 16
Domaine De La Pigeade Muscat De Beaumes de Venise, Rhone FR // 16

Pan Di Spagna – Jerusalem Artichoke – Dark Chocolate – Miso // 16
Giuseppe Campagnola Recioto Della Valpolicella, Veneto IT // 21

A Selection of Three Cheeses // 28

Espresso Based Drinks – Full Cream – Caffeinated // 4.5
Tea Selection – By The Pot // 5

Please ask to see the Spirits List for a full range of Whiskies, Digestives and other nightcap options


Our goal at Annata is to introduce our guests to new flavours. While we pride ourselves on our innovative and creative food we are equally proud of our cocktails and wines. Our wine list will appeal to wine aficionados curious to try something unusual as well as diners who just want a nice glass of wine with their meal.

Click here for our Award Winning Wine and Beverage List



Our Signature Cocktails

A good cocktail, like good food, relies on great produce, a deft hand, a little creativity and a sharp palate. Like our food, our cocktail list is designed to reflect the seasons, the producers, and the creativity of our people.

Of Course, A Cobbler 18
Beefeater, Tio Pepe, Lemon, Season’s Best Fruit, Sugar, Rocks

Champagne Something 16
Absolut Citron, Lemon Thyme, Pastis, Lemon, Sparkling Wine, Flute

Bella e D’annata 18
Absolut, Floral Tea, Peach Liqueur, Aromatic wine, Lemon, Spice, Whites, Up

Strawberry Fields 21
St George ‘Botanivore’ Gin, Bruto Americano, Strawberry + Lemon Peel, Citrus, Whites, Up

The Diplomat 18

Havana 3, Apricot Jam, Orgeat, Lime, Cardamom, Bitters, Up

Toro V 19
Calle 23, Mandarin Shrub, Campari, Lime, Sugar, Big Roc

Heather and Stone 18
Jasmine Jameson, Pistachio, Suze, Lime, Whites, Rocks

Mamie’s House 17
Ballantines, Muscovado Pineapple, House Ginger, Lime, Tall

Patio Mary 17
Del Maguey Mezcal, Lime, Patio Beverages Bloody Mary Mix, Tall

A Dark Stirring 21
Appleton 12, Port Reduction, Fernet, Walnut oil, Up

Alex DuBois 19
Martell VSOP, Chestnut, Honey, Allspice, Egg, Up

The Hive Mind 24
Buerre Noisette Elijah Craig, Leatherwood Honey, Xocolatl Bitters, Big Roc


69 Willoughby Road, Crows Nest NSW 2065

Phone: (02) 9437 3700

Make a Booking

We are open 6 days a week!

Monday: Open from 4:00 pm (Set menu $50 per person)

Tuesday-Thursday: Open from 4:00 pm (Full Annata menu)

Friday: Open for lunch from 12:00 noon, Dinner (Full Annata menu)

Saturday: Open from 3:00 pm (Full Annata menu)
Christmas Opening Hours

Monday, 23 December

Open with our usual ‘Monday’itis’ menu of 4 courses at $50 per head.

Tuesday, 24 December
We are offering a set menu Christmas lunch, or enjoy snacks at the bar with a glass of wine or your favourite beer or spirit.

Wednesday and Thursday 25/26 December – CLOSED

Friday and Saturday, 27 and 28 December

We are serving a four-course set menu for dinner, or enjoy snacks at the bar with a glass of wine or your favourite beer or spirit.

29-31 December, 1 January – CLOSED

Thursday, 2 January – back to normal trading hours

Happy New Year! We are open and our normal Annata menus are again on offer!

About Us

At Annata we are passionate about food and wine. Whether you’re a guest in our bar or dining in our restaurant, our goal is to take you on an inspirational journey through the world of eating and drinking, in a relaxed and informal setting.

Our menu is innovative and carefully crafted, using the best seasonal produce.

Our cocktails are created by experts who understand what works and our wines are chosen with knowledge, passion and care.

We love what we do at Annata and we can’t wait to share it with you.

Christian Blair

Owner – General Manager

You’d be hard pressed to find someone more passionate and knowledgeable about cocktails, wine and hospitality than Christian Blair. For three years Christian managed the multi-award-winning Darlinghurst cocktail bar Eau de Vie and subsequently worked behind the bar at Rockpool Bar & Grill.

A former bar industry consultant and trainer, and a finalist in several international cocktail competitions, Christian understands what it takes to make the perfect cocktail. Equally passionate about wine, he also knows how to curate an intriguing and fascinating list that is as creative and innovative as the food it’s designed to complement.

Out the Front

Our team of friendly, knowledgeable hospitality professionals will guide you through the Annata experience, ensuring your time with us is memorable and one that you will want to share with us again.

Harrison Doughman

Assistant Manager

Meet the Chefs

With a focus on using the freshest seasonal produce from the best growers, combined with creativity, attention to detail and exceptional culinary skills, our team in the kitchen craft some truly inspiring dishes that continue to amaze our guests.

Jordan Garcia

Head Chef

Jack Versace

Sous Chef

What’s On

December 6, 2019 in Events, Special Menu


The weather outside is frightful  but the wine and food delightful  there's only one place to go...  ....ok the last line won't rhyme, but you've got to go to Annata…
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November 17, 2019 in News

Hop to it: Sydney’s best bar crawls for summer – Callan Boys November 12 2019

A big shout out to Callan Boys for including Annata in his "best bar crawls for summer". Come and joins us for a drink, some amazing bar snacks or dinner…
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October 5, 2019 in Drinks, Events, Special Menu

Melbourne Cup Lunch

Melbourne Cup Lunch - 5 November We'd love to host your Melbourne Cup festivities this year, with fantastic food and drink options that will celebrate the 'Race that stops the nation'…
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October 4, 2019 in Events

Book now for Christmas

Talk to us about your Christmas celebration requirements. We have a range of options from intimate dinners or lunches to private functions and whole venue hire. We are taking bookings…
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Annata accepts group bookings and can arrange a bespoke set menu for your event. The restaurant is available for private hire for lunch and for dinner, seven days a week (Conditions apply). We are flexible in our approach for group bookings and private functions and would be more than happy to talk through your requirements and to create a bespoke experience to suit your special occasion.
Please call us on – 02 9437 3700