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The Russell Wine Bar - CLOSED

143 George Street | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good40%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
21 Aug 2016
“Fine Food but somewhat noisy - great for younger generation”
29 Apr 2016
“Lots of charm”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Spanish, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
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143 George Street | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

This cocktail come custom beer house offers great value drinks during happy hour and a selection of food choices - You may struggle to get a seat on a Friday or Saturday night so book a table if you want to eat - we reserved...More

Thank NATSYS
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Very charming bar with good food to have with a dink. Staff are vey friendly and we felt like we wee at home enjoying ourselves in a cosy bar.

Thank dvinemsi
Reviewed 24 December 2014

I wanted to try kangaroo while in Australia and they had sliders on the menu. They were quite busy on a Friday night with a street festival out front. But they made room for a singleton in the lobby. Food was cooked to perfection (BTW...More

Thank Leslie G
Reviewed 3 April 2014

The Russell Wine Bar is no more. It was bought out, renamed, redesigned, old staff fired, new staff hired. Don't know what it's like there anymore but I'll miss the wine bar for sure :(

1  Thank galina26
Reviewed 23 October 2013

Great food - tapas style - and an outstanding selection of wines. Very friendly service in the heart of The Rocks area in Sydney.

Thank ChristopherN59
Reviewed 22 October 2013

We have been here a few times for food and drinks when it was branded The Russell Wine Bar, we’d not realised the name change until we saw the menus! I probably preferred the tapas menu previously offered under it’s previous name but what we...More

Thank Yorkie_Traveller
Reviewed 9 September 2013 via mobile

I give The Russell Wine Bar full marks for their food - everything cooked to perfection including the lamb, scallops, halloumi and the very yummy hand cut chips we had. It was a fairly quiet Sunday evening when we went and so the atmosphere might...More

Thank Barratt67
Reviewed 1 September 2013

The bar itself was lovely and quaint The wine list extensive and expensive we started with bread olive oil and 3 dips none of he dips had any flavour Then a 3 pieve band started playig JAZZ which I hate I preferred the blues music...More

Thank lynda r
Reviewed 25 July 2013

I dined here alone one night..... not really expecting much. How wrong was I. I was greeted and seated by a lovely young lady, nice manner and good service. My order arrived in good time, not too soon and not too late. Plus it was...More

Thank WanderingKiwis
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Stopped in here on a recent visit to Sydney as we enjoyed our food and wine here last time. Tapas and the wine were great again, the service also good, would/will return again.

2  Thank Yorkie_Traveller
Nearby
The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
...More
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Cuisine
Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Spanish, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 George Street | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > The Rocks
  • Neighbourhood: The Rocks
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