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Spice Alley

18-20 Kensington St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“roti” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Japanese, Fast food, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Singaporean, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
18-20 Kensington St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many foot outlets to choose from The spice curry puffs were delicious and the green curry was spot on

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 771syr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the authenticity of the food and combined with the atmosphere, it felt like I had been transported to a spot I visited in Kowloon a year or so ago. Great service and top street food at the most reasonable prices. My only negative is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ray T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem of a place. We went here to meet up with family. Turn up and choose what type of food you want from about 6 or 7 different sellers. We booked a table at the back of Gin Lane bar as you can't...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Flybab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to eat , various cuisines from Asia all packaged in a small area for all tastes !!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank vick532
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went twice while in Sydney. There are multiple vendors and a variety of seating in a casual venue. The atmosphere is festive and the food was good

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lrrosie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I really enjoyed our visit to Spice Alley for dinner. We loved that we could BYO, and that there were many mini food stalls within the compound selling different types of Asian food. My bee hoon goreng was good and my friend...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank awfsome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived late to our hotel after a long flight and was refused all other places because most restaurants close at 10pm in this area. Spice Alley was still open and this was how we ended up here! We had four different Asian dishes all very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank skylt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place had a beautiful buildup to it as we walked through the alley and into the main area where there are stalls from different countries. While the food was delicious, I found that the options were not that varied, and even the taste of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Saveri P
Reviewed 13 December 2018

The atmosphere is Asian street market, so Spice Alley has a nice buzz about it, but most of the food is below par. You can eat much better Malaysian, Chinese and Thai food at lots of other restaurants in Sydney. Go to look or to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TheWard
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Heard about this place from some Asian friends. Went with a friend. We loved it. The place was a bit tricky to find, but the whole vibe is great. You actually feel like you are in an Asian market. There are any number of options,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BlenheimPete
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8 July 2018|
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Response from 257flemmings | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply - yes there are some of the restaurants that have indoor facilities - but it is mostly outdoor in a square I do think they have heaters though
28 May 2018|
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Response from B7058BJrichardc | 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
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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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