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Contemporary Australian Grill

BLACK by ezard's menu presents classically inspired food styles influenced by the great American grills and contemporary Europe. With luxe dining rooms and stunning views of the Sydney harbour and city as backdrops, you'll enjoy an entirely different dining experience. The restaurant features signature seafood dishes and a range of grass- and grain-fed beef chosen especially for the wood fired grills. The seasonal menu changes regularly, showcasing the best of Australian produce with innovative flavour combinations.

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Black by ezard is very proud to be the recipient of TripAdvisor's 2015 Certificate of Excellence. We want to thank our patrons for submitting reviews and feedback as we are committed in providing amazing dining experiences consistently.

Current Specials

Check out BLACK by ezard's current offers and special menus.

A La Carte Menu | Weekend Champagne Lunch Menu | Dessert Menu | Pre-theatre menu | Wine List
*Menu items are subject to availability.


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    ​Let BLACK by ezard's Head Chef Dany Karam make the hard decisions with our 'chef's choice' share menu.


    Menus will depend on availability of daily and seasonal produce; sample menu items include: ​


    800G T-Bone with smoked mash potatoes and beef jus
    Charcuterie board
    Cheese platter


    Menus and prices are subject to change.

  • Saturdays & Sundays 12 - 2:30pm

    Moët Champagne Weekends

    Every Saturday and Sunday let BLACK by ezard spoil you with Moët* when you enjoy a three-course meal and gorgeous harbour views. From $125pp, or try our food-only options (beverages on consumption) of 2 courses for $70 and 3 courses for $85. Please note à la carte is not available for lunch on Saturday and Sundays.

    * The Star practises the responsible service of alcohol.​​

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  • Free Benefits & More!

    Become an Absolute Rewards member and enjoy up to 30% off our selected Signature Restaurants and Hotels. With 30% off for Black members, 20% off for Pearl and 10% off for Red+ members. Click below for more details. And remember it's free to sign up!
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  • Offer ends 30 September

    Parking Discount

    Lunch: Spend $100* or more between 12pm and 3pm and receive one $10 car park voucher per bill.

    Dinner: Spend $300* or more and receive one $10 car park voucher per bill.

    Group Booking (10 guests or more): Spend $1,200* or more and receive three $10 car park vouchers per booking.

    Offer is available on all days at BLACK by ezard, Balla, Sokyo and The Century. Validate your parking ticket when settling the bill to receive your offer.

    *Subject to availability. Not available in conjunction with any other offer. No split bills. Available till 30 September 2015. For lunch service, guests must exit the car park before 3pm for the offer to be valid.

  • Private Dining at BLACK by ezard

    BLACK by ezard has a beautiful private dining room and a semi-private dining room available for functions and events. Click below for more information on holding your event at The Star.
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  • ​Tuesday - Saturday

    BLACK by ezard Pre-show Dining

    Why not enjoy a delicious dinner at BLACK by ezard before your show. Check out BLACK by ezard's Pre-Show dining offer below.

    Pre-show menu is available 1.5 hours before evening shows at Sydney Lyric Theatre & The Star Event Centre, Tuesday to Saturday. As a courtesy to other customers, we appreciate if patrons adhere to not overstaying past the start of the shows.
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Awards for BLACK by ezard 

Certificate of Excellence
TripAdvisor 2015


One Chef's Hat
SMH Good Food Guide 2014 & 2015
Hot Talent - Michael Chiem
Time Out Sydney Bar Awards 2013
Three Glasses
Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year Awards 2012, 2013 & 2014
Best Hotel Wine List
Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year Awards 2013
Best of Award of Excellence 
Wine Spectator Restaurant Wine List Awards 2012 & 2014

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Book your table at BLACK by ezard now! If you’re looking for the best Sydney restaurants, consider The Star for a great dining experience. 
Black by ezard is part of The Star's signature dining restaurants.

Wine List

The restaurant also features an award-winning international wine list boasting around 1000 wines of the finest quality, carefully sourced to create a harmonious balance between the best local and the greatest wineries around the world. 

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Please note that tables are allocated based on reservation dates. Whilst we will try our best to satisfy our patrons' seating preference including 'window or booth' seating, we cannot guarantee specific table allocation requests.



​A contemporary Australian menu that is truly progressive

​"​Traditional favourites reinterpreted with the Ezard creative edge."


Teage Ezard

Teage Ezard is recognised as one of the country’s leading chef/restaurateurs whose trademark contemporary cuisine is championed at his Melbourne establishments ezard and Gingerboy.

He started his career at Guernica and has owned and operated his eponymous Asian-inspired restaurant since 1999. In ezard’s first year, the restaurant was awarded Two Hats – which he maintains today – and also named Best New Restaurant in The Age Good Food Guide. Ezard was later awarded The Age Good Food Guide Chef of the Year in 2003.

Ezard introduced the popular and stylish lane-way diner Gingerboy in 2006, serving South-East-Asian street food. Two years later he introduced Gingerboy Upstairs, an intimate space above the restaurant offering beautiful cocktails to complement hawker style snacks.

The Star proudly welcomes Ezard to the Sydney dining scene. The contemporary Australian grill will be a far cry from the chef’s characteristic Asian-inspired fare, and Ezard sees it as the ultimate opportunity to showcase his classical training and passion for reinterpreting food styles of the world.



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Level G, Harbourside,
The Star,
80 Pyrmont Street
Pyrmont NSW 2009


Fri 12pm - 3pm
Sat and Sun 12pm - 2:30pm

Tue - Thu 5:30pm - 9:30pm
Fri and Sat 5:30pm - 10pm
Sun 5:30pm - 9:30pm

Mon closed

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