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Longrain

85 Commonwealth St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9280 2888
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pork hock” (37 reviews)
“thai food” (38 reviews)
“jasmine rice” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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85 Commonwealth St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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1 - 10 of 673 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We had dinner here, as a couple, we didn't have a reservation but they managed to fit us in. We sat at one of the long tables and whilst it was a little noisy, we were seated close to each other and had no trouble...More

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A superb restaurant offering absolutely delicious Asian inspired sharing dishes in a location with a brassy and friendly ambiance. The spanned crab betel leaf starters were delicious. The stir-fried squid was equally memorable. It’s hard to go wrong with any dish on this menu. The...More

Thank AXSYD
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great restaurant for gluten free options. Not often being coeliac you can choose from many options on the menu. Highly recommend the Betel leaf crab, eggnet prawn and pork dish and the northern Thai lamb curry. Excellent. The people opposite us did get the chicken...More

Thank wsmith1
Reviewed 5 days ago

1st visit to Longrain and while it was a little pricey, the food was outstanding and the portions ample (so much so that we had a yummy lunch for 3 the following day!). The seafood spring rolls are like no spring rolls you have tasted...More

Thank Lynne8962
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is supposed to be Thai but lacks the punch in terms of the spice factor. Everything we ordered was fresh & nice enough but somehow the food seemed to cater for more delicate palettes. Sydney has a large number of Thai outlets from...More

Thank scorpioshanghai
Reviewed 1 week ago

Longrain is a favourite because of the quality of the Thai food. Its different to other Thai restaurants with those touches in the sauces and preparation that lift it above the ruck - last night's caramelised Tofu (Mar Hor) was a treat. The service is...More

Thank Tonybuts
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at 6pm opening time, we hadnt made a reservation but they found a place.We sat at a long table beside each other, and enjoyed some amazing food.everything was cooked and presented to perfection. We could see partly into the kitchen, as it very...More

Thank raewynpete
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently visited Longrain for the second time. We were really lucky to get a table as we hadn’t booked and we were seated within 5 minutes if arriving. Their drinks menu has plenty of choices, but it’s the cocktails here that are a stand out....More

Thank Choccylove
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wandered in @ 7PM and lucky to find a table on a Thursday night. Just came from Sydney Fest enjoying "Riot." Friends from Balmain were with us and we loved every bite. Sensational service and a really delicious meal with gorgeous presentation. Would return...More

Thank HGKCFP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family get together 9.1.18 $65 banquet what a feast! Exquisite meal served by great staff Highly recommended

Thank Adam S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 24 - US$ 80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Commonwealth St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9280 2888
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Description
Longrain Sydney is located at 85 Commonwealth St in Surry Hills. Inspired by the communal eating philosophy of the Asian table, our menu is made up of dishes created for sharing. Longrain's menu has evolved from Martin Boetz's original Longrain vision, bringing South East Asian influences to carefully sourced ingredients with fresh, zingy flavours. His vibrant menu is carefully balanced with wines and cocktails chosen by restaurateur Sam Christie. Our long, shared tables encourage the spirit of eating together, so you can try each dish as part of a full tasting experience, just as it was intended (limited reservations available). Book one of our individual tables for parties between 6 - 10 people; or Private Dining Room for 12-18 guests.
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