food & wine

At nel. we like to keep things interesting. Our eight-course menu changes every six weeks to showcase the best seasonal produce Australia has to offer.

Serving degustation only, nel. takes away the stress of ordering so you can sit back and relax.

We cater to all dietary requirements including vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free and lactose intolerant. Please simply inform a member of staff of your specific requests upon booking. (For all online bookings, please add to the booking notes).


tasting at dinner

108pp, with matching wines + 90pp
corn, avocado
oyster, tomato
chicken, mulberry


trout, horseradish, lime, cucumber

2017 Jim Barry Assyrtiko, Clare Valley, SA

jersey milk, sugar snap, almond, sorrel

2017 Tertini Pinot Gris, Southern Highlands, NSW

2017 Koerner ‘Pigato’ Vermentino, Clare Valley, SA

duck, egg, cos, XO

Nama Genshu Fresh Sake, Penrith, NSW

kangaroo, warrigal greens, riberry, carrot

2012 Cirillo ‘1850 Ancestor Vine’ Grenache, Barossa Valley, SA

NV Rockford Sparkling Black Shiraz, Barossa Valley, SA

tasting at lunch

55pp, with matching wines + 50pp


Sparkling & Champagne

NV Holly’s Garden Überbrut, Whitlands, VIC 68

2010 Wiston Estate Cuveé Brut, West Sussex, ENG 210

NV Taittinger Cuveé Prestige, Reims, FRA 140

NV Brimoncourt Blanc de Blancs, Aÿ, FRA 180

NV Brimoncourt Extra Brut, Aÿ, FRA 198

2004 Pol Roger ‘Sir Winston Churchill’, Épernay, FRA 460

NV Brimoncourt Brut Rosé, Aÿ, FRA 160

NV Taittinger Prestige Rosé, Reims, FRA 195

NV Rockford ‘Black Shiraz’, Barossa Valley, SA 165

2014 Mader ‘Rosacker’ Grand Cru Alsace, FRA 110

2004 Crawford River ‘Reserve’, Henty, VIC 195

2016 Holly’s Garden Pinot Gris, Whitlands, VIC 70

2014 Trimbach ‘Reserve’ Pinot Gris, Alsace, FRA 95

Chenin Blanc

2007 1/2 Baumard ‘Clos St Yves’ Savenniere, Loire, FRA 375ml 50

2015 Dom Pichot ‘Clos Berger’ Demi-Sec, Vouvray, Loire, FRA 65

1989 Marc Brédif Grande Année, Vouvray, FRA 175

2012 Tyrrell’s Vat 47, Hunter Valley, NSW 170

2014 Bernard Moreau Chassagne-Montrachet, Burgundy, FRA 195

2014 Christian Moreau ‘Les Clos’ Chablis Grand Cru, FRA 210

Other White

2016 Unico Zelo ‘Slate Farm’ Fiano, Clare Valley, SA 60

2015 Dom de la Pepiere Muscadet Sevre et Maine, Loire, FRA 65

2016 KT Bianca Vermentino, Clare Valley, SA 70

2013 Királyudvar Tokaji Furmint Sec, Tokaji, HUN 80

2014 Cos ‘Rami’ Inzolia/Grecanico, Sicily, ITA 85

2016 The Hermit Ram Müller-Thurgau, Canterbury, NZ 93

2015 Albert Mann Gerwürztraminer, Alsace, FRA 95

2014 Schloss Gobelsburg Grüner Veltliner, Niederösterreich, AUS 95

2011 Rafael Palacios As Sortes Godello, Galicia, SPA 100

2007 Pierre Luneau’Papin Muscadet ‘Excelsior’, Loire, FRA 110

2016 Farr Rising, Geelong, VIC 85

2014 Paul Janin ‘Clos Du Tremblay’, Beaujolais, FRA 125

Pinot Noir

2015 Bel-Ami, Tumbarumba, NSW 60

2016 Barringwood, Don Valley, TAS 70

2015 Medhurst ‘Estate’, Yarra Valley, VIC 80

2015 Gembrook Hill ‘Estate’, Yarra Valley, VIC 105

2012 Valli ‘Bendigo Vineyard’, Central Otago, NZ 135

2015 Domaine Simha ‘Rama’, Derwent, TAS 150

2014 Domain Michel Lafarge Volnay, Burgundy, FRA 225

2014 Sylvie Esmonin Gevrey-Chambertin, Burgundy, FRA 240

Grenache, Mourvedre & Blends

2012 Rockford ‘Moppa Springs’ GSM, Barossa Valley, SA 85

2014 Montirius, ‘Le Village’, Vacqueyras, Rhône, FRA 90

2014 1/2 Domaine Tempier Mourvedre, Bandol, FRA 375ml 95

2013 Domaine La Barroche Châteauneuf-du-Pape, FRA 195

2013 Vieux Telegraphe ‘Telegramme’ Châteauneuf-du-Pape, FRA 205


Shiraz & Blends

2014 Hart & Hunter, Hunter Valley, NSW 70

MV Boy with Fruit Shiraz/Cabernet, Mudgee, NSW 70

2014 Alain Gralliot, Heathcote, VIC 85

2015 Emmeline ‘Foreston’, Adelaide Hills, SA 88

2014 Yves Cuilleron ‘Pierres Seches’ Saint Joseph, Rhone, FRA 115

2013 Gilles Robin Crozes Hermitage Alberic Bouvet, Rhône, FRA 120

2013 Rockford ‘Basket Press’, Barossa Valley, SA 175

2013 Shaw & Smith ‘Balhannah Vineyard’, Adelaide Hills, SA 185

Cabernet Sauvignon & Blends

2012 Oakridge ‘Over the Shoulder’ Cabernet/Merlot, Yarra Valley, VIC 65

2014 1/2 Rockford ‘Rifle Range’, Barossa Valley, SA 375ml 70

2014 Pura Fe, Maipo Valley, CHI 80

2012 Robert Oatley ‘Finisterre’, Great Southern, WA 85

2013 Rymill, Coonawarra, SA 88

2014 Te Mata ‘Awatea’ Cabernet/Merlot, Hawkes Bay, NZ 98

2008 Crawford River, Henty, VIC 125

2014 Rockford ‘Rifle Range’, Barossa Valley, SA 130

Other Reds

1979 Comte de Lamaëstre Bas Armagnac gls 25


Eau de Vie

Etienne Brana Poire William gls 21


food philosophy

Nelly and his team are committed to providing each and every guest with an unforgettable experience like no other. Menus are created from memories of childhood, taking diners on an unexpected food journey of the senses that never compromises on flavour, integrity or passion. Stirring excitement with food, not everything is always as it appears…

gift vouchers

Celebrate with nel. We understand it’s not always easy sourcing the perfect present but we like to think we’ve hit the nail on the head by creating gift vouchers for nel.
Big or small, we’ll design, sign, print and send your voucher straight to the receiver.

Opening Hours

Tuesday – Thursday
6pm – Late

12pm – 3.00pm | 5.15pm - Late

5.15pm - Late

Sunday – Monday

75 Wentworth Avenue
Sydney, NSW, 2000
Join our Mailing List