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) #119 of 4,749 Restaurants in Sydney ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
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” (32 reviews)
“thai food” (35 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
85 Commonwealth St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great service and food - but the food was possibly a bit on the rich side. The waiters were kind, and happy to help with dietary requirements. They kept giving us sparkling water, which wasn't even expensive! Overall a great night.

Thank Samuel G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were really excited to visit Longrain but whilst the food was very good we had a bad experience with the service. We ordered the Yabbies which were a special and the waitstaff told me that they are alive in the kitchen and was I...More

Thank Eleanor A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Husband and I had pre booked for an early dinner and we were not disappointed. Waiter was fantastic and very honest when we asked if we'd ordered too much food (we had). He suggested two of the small sharing plates, rice and salad and we...More

Thank IJenI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We started with Seafood Spring roll which was delicious and Filled Eggnet, pork, prawn, peanuts with cucumber relish to start. Amazing!!main course Char grilled Angus Beef Steak and Caramelised Pork Hock - the latter was amazing as well. A Papaya Salad was just too much...More

Thank Julian009
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to a number of "upmarket" restaurants for work dinners and this one stands out for me as the best. Attentive service, good ambience but really it is the food that shines. Every dish was bursting with flavour, fresh and delicious, and the serving...More

Thank Rammy888
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Longrain has been one of those favorite spots of mine for Thai, the selection if exceptional and the quality of food for the price point is ideal. Good overall service and a highly recommended place to visit.

Thank NatashaFowles
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

If you are in the area and love Thai food, Lograin is the place to visit. Their bookings are allocated in time slots. The food is authentic, flavoursom and fresh. The portion size is good. The waiting staff explain all choices. The only downside is...More

Thank Dilchi
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The food and the service should be an example to all restaurants. Our wait staff really knew the food and was able to make suggestions and adaptations for some food needs. There was not a dish that was not devoured with a roaring "mmm" after...More

Thank Tucson M
Daniel K, Front Office Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Hi Thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review and we are delighted to hear of the wonderful experience you had dining here at Longrain last Saturday. Your feedback is greatly valued and we will certainly be passing your kind...More

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Whenever I go to Sydney or Melbourne, I always make time to have a drink or dinner at the bar section of Longrain. The staff are a great team, friendly and helpful. As a solo diner, they suggest what I could have and identify dishes...More

Thank Fiona L
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We dropped in before going to the cinema across the road. Service was friendly and very helpful. Good was amazing - not like any Thai meal I have had. All so tasty - our favourite was the squid which was cooked to perfection - melted...More

Thank Peterk9999
Surry Hills
Once regarded as the traditional fashion area, Surry
Hills has broadened its appeal. This neighbourhood
continues to distinguish itself as a shopping
destination, offering the best collection of
one-of-a-kind boutiques, designer brands and flagship
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a hub of media, design and professional services - a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 76
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
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
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
  • E-mail
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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