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Hard Rock Cafe Sydney

#527 of 5,193 Restaurants in Sydney
₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
2-10 Darling Dr | Level 1, Harbourside Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9280 0077
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  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
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Closes in 2 min
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2-10 Darling Dr | Level 1, Harbourside Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Well this is the first time I’ve been to a restaurant where the waitress could remember the orders made for all 5 of us without writing it down.. she was really good and ever so helpful..

Thank Amanda B
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hi Amanda, Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. Its certainly a great skill that our servers do very well. We hope to see you again soon. Rock on!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Terrible service, overpriced very average food, should have gone to the Golden Arches. What a waste of a great location.....Staff were more interested in chatting up the girls and yapping to their buddies rather than attending to a party of 4 that were prepared to...More

Thank Stephenb2211
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hi Stephen, Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. We appreciate the feedback. Sorry to hear you didn't have a rockin' time with us but we hope to see you again in the future. Rock on!

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We went here for happy hour I think hrs were from 3 to 6 when we went and you could get select beers and wine for $5 and 2 for 1 cocktails from a list. We had a few drinks here and very nice. Bar...More

Thank Nichole B
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hi Nichole, Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. We appreciate the feedback and hope to see you again for Happy Hour soon. Rock on!

Reviewed 12 August 2018

After being bumped around three staff on arrival, we were shown to our table. Drink service was a little slow although range was good and no water was provided for the table. As a returning customer, I was keen for my wife to try the...More

Thank Owen P
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Owen, Thanks for taking the time to give us review. Thank you for feedback you have given us - we really appreciate it and hope to see you again soon. Rock on!

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

After a mind numbingly informative conference in the ICC Sydney, a trip to the Hard Rock Cafe was a must. No more than 20 or so meters from the Conference center. Happy hour, great food, good service and a fab atmosphere helped the wind down...More

Thank Karina B
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Karina, thanks for the rockin' review. We hope to see you again soon. Rock on!

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

On holidays and was desperate for a good fed but having a 4 year old who is a fussy eater and doesn’t like to be still or quiet thought this was the place for us! I was right but a bonus was a amazing waiter...More

Thank Natimay86
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Hi there, Thanks for the rockin' review. We're glad you had a great time! I will pass your feedback onto Gi. We hope to see you again soon. Rock on!

Reviewed 7 August 2018

You know what you are going to get with a Hard Rock and the food here was fine but this one was far too loud. We couldn't have a proper conversation and as we were meeting people we hadn't seen for 2 years and won't...More

Thank Melchiot
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Hi there, Thanks for taking the time to give us review. We appreciate the feedback on the music and will be discussing it internally. Rock on!

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We ordered a couple of share plates for lunch. The nachos came out and from the get go we couldn’t work out what was wrong with them. We worked out instead of corn chips we got fried pieces of pita bread. It was so crap...More

Thank 329renayg
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Hi Renay, Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. Im sorry to hear you didn't have a great' experience at Hard Rock, but we appreciate the feedback on the nachos. Rock on!

Reviewed 2 August 2018

I went there on a weekend lunch with a group of overseas representative from our company. The restaurant was busy. However this was not an excuse to serve an uncooked meal as food and safety issue. Time was an issue as the group had to...More

1  Thank Alexandros_Leung
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Hi Alexandros, Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. Food safety is a huge priority for us, so this is a very serious issue. Would you mind dropping us a message at info@hardrockcafe.com.au so we can liaise and look into this further....More

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

My husband & I ate here for a special occasion dinner. It was fine but I wouldn’t rave to anyone about it. Service was very good, but I later found out that was probably due to the fact that they’re also working for tips. Food...More

Thank Jessica D
SydneyAGM, Manager at Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

HI Jessica, Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. We really appreciate all the feedback you've gave us. We hope to see you again soon. Rock on!

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Darling Harbour
The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been
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views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends
for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to Dj’s.
Families can visit the Chinese Gardens of Friendship
or the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the
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Sadiq A
27 July 2018|
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Response from Hard Rock Cafe S | Property representative |
Hi there, We are indeed halal certified :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-10 Darling Dr | Level 1, Harbourside Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9280 0077
  • E-mail
Description
Located in Sydney’s spectacular Darling Harbour, on the first and second levels of Harbourside Shopping Centre, Hard Rock Cafe Sydney is a prominent waterfront venue that will rock your senses with tantalizing food and drinks, and an iconic music memorabilia collection. The Darling Harbour entertainment district is home to several of Australia’s most popular attractions, including the Sydney Aquarium and Madame Tussauds Sydney, a world-famous wax museum.
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