(02) 8068 8279




ester will be closed over the easter long weekend for 5 days (from friday the 30th of march until tuesday the 3rd of april inclusive).


while reservations are recommended, we always save a little space for walk-ins!


ester is now open for saturday lunch!

saturday lunch will run all day from midday



saturday: 12:00pm onwards

sunday: 12:00pm - 4.30pm last orders



monday to saturday: 6:00pm - late


ester is fully licenced

no byo


gift vouchers can be arranged by filling in the form using the link at the top of the page. alternatively they can also be arranged in person at the restaurant, or over the phone with a credit card.


please note that all credit card transactions will incur a processing fee: mastercard 1.1% / visa 1.3% / american express 3%


for information on making a reservation please click on the reservations link above


for other enquiries please contact us by email




fermented potato bread / trout roe / kefir  22

roasted rock oysters / sake / pepperberry  5 ea

corn / smoked, roasted, popped & fried  6 ea

blue mackerel / roasted bone vinegar / enoki  22

blood sausage sanga  9 ea

buffalo curd pie / fermented hot sauce  17


butter lettuce / macadamia / coriander oil  18

potato pasta / potato dashi / pepperleaf  24

baby scarlet turnips / mead vinegar 16

koji marinated lamb intercostals / hot mustard 12

king prawns / fermented shrimp butter / capers 39

cauliflower / wattleseed / mint  15/25

fish roasted on the bone / condiments  50

hanger steak / anchovy / onion 45

dry aged beef chop on the bone / bagna cauda 140





left over sourdough ice cream 6

young coconut sorbet / sake 9

woodfired custard tart 9

chocolate / pineapple / anise  15

burnt pav 18




 set menu $88 per head


fermented potato bread / kefir cream

roasted rock oyster / sake / pepperberry

chickpea panisse / corn  / lardo

blood sausage sanga


fish fillet / bonito butter / cabbage


hanger steak / anchovy / onion

cauliflower / wattleseed / mint

butter lettuce / macadamia / coriander oil


roast pineapple

chocolate / licorice