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Spice Alley

18-20 Kensington St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Chinese, Japanese, Fast food, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Singaporean, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
18-20 Kensington St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Delicious dishes reasonably priced. Easy ordering with tickets. Great alternative to Chinatown. Malaysian, Singaporean, Japanese, Chinese. Outdoor and some indoor seating. Great atmosphere. Get there early for seating. Outdoor heaters in winter. Love Spice Alley. Only accept credit cards, no cash.

Thank petal1313
Reviewed 2 days ago

This hidden little gem was an absolute delight, not just for me but also my kids. Its hidden away so nicely. Parking around the area was a bit of a hassle but once you're in there, its an Asian cuisine delight! Food was delicious, wasn't...More

Thank sanwilde
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want inexpensive Asian street hawker food, this is it. A short walk from Central Station and down Kensington Street, Spice Alley is small lane that loops from and back to Kensington Street. The food stalls all open onto the alley with seating dotted...More

Thank RupertAlgyAndBill
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great. I lived in Singapore for four years and travelled around Asia. The food matched so closely to Singapore and the chicken rice was almost spot on. It is decorated amazingly and is so nice to be at. I will definitely be...More

Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend suggested we meet up at here for a quick catch up after work. I am happy to see that Sydney is vastly improving our eat out options. The area near Central station definitely needs a make over! I haven’t been to this area...More

Thank DirtyDewang
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is Sydney's attempt at an Asian street food district and in many ways they've done pretty well, the decor and atmosphere is pretty good, the food is tasty although a little expensive and there is a nice buzz. I guess if you're visiting from...More

Thank DarkyTyrell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spice Ally is a modern Australian take on hawker street food, a short walk from Central Station. It’s a group of tiny kitchens clustered around an open-air space crammed with casual tables and chairs, in a side ally off Broadway, so you really do eat...More

Thank MissAnd123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Malaysian/Thai street food. Several restaurant choices, hawker type presentation. Great for cheap and good quality meals. There are other bars and restaurants around the alley as well. Well recommended.

Thank magus_31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for Ramen and Beer. It was a good honest serviceable feed and a reasonable price. Good for a quick bite.

1  Thank Damien M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spice Alley is a fabulous concept, brilliantly executed that offers a terrific Asian street food experience in the heart of Sydney. Our dishes varied in size and value but were all well presented and tasty. The joy here though, is that trendy street food experience....More

2  Thank Philip B
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Brett M
8 July 2018|
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Response from Kym W | Reviewed this property |
They are all indoors it’s like a food court/market. Delicious!
28 May 2018|
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Response from Richard C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. Yes you will need cash at some of the stalls
27 April 2018|
Response from CWR42 | Reviewed this property |
No booking in advance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-20 Kensington St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: 88238818
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