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Mother Chu's Vegetarian Kitchen

#738 of 4,628 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
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Central Business District
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367 Pitt St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Inverell, Australia
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the kids to Mother Chu's Vegetarian Kitchen at very short notice and they had no idea that we were eating vegetarian. We so enjoyed all of the dishes that we ordered and the kids thought the Honey Gluten Balls were actually chicken and the curried veges were just the ticket. It was amazing to watch Mother Chu direct... More 

Thank Terrence N
Medan, Indonesia
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good, if you are veggie lover then you should pay a visit here. the only issue is the room temperature is very hot like no air conditioning.

Thank Luffy111
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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197 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Wandered in here out of the rain. It was very busy but we got squeezed in. Asked the waitress for some advise and ordered. Served quickly. Found was very tasty...good portions. Little bit pricey, but done the job.

Thank CelticFire
The Hague, The Netherlands
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Food is so good at this vegetarian eatery on Pitt Street downtown Sydney. There is a good variety of dishes on the menu and everything is freshly made, we loved the crispy tofu. Prices are affordable but the service could be better, it takes a while for the food to come especially when it is busy. Still a very nice... More 

Thank Alexander B
Sydney, Australia
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105 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Lovely veg meals tasting better than meat based dishes. Full vegan choices. Used to be able to say hello to warming Mother Chu herself. Sadly she is not there anymore.

1 Thank Daniel_khyi
Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We have a worst experience with Mother chu. The food was so bad and when we gave feed back about the food the rude lady on counter said - dont come back again .... I was really ... this is the response you give to your customers when some one gives you feedback. .... the counter lady was so proudy... More 

Thank seemahima
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We came here for an evening meal. The service was quick, very good value for money for the city centre. There was A LOT of choice, a great place if you're a vegan too. The food wasn't phenomenal, but for the price, choice and location I think it was a pretty good meal!

Thank charliehooley
Melbourne, Australia
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169 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Lots of asian/Chinese food here and ALL veg, right down to the ice cream. Great for vegans too. The variety is massive, the service is quick, and the prices not bad at all. No MSG used. This is not a 'luxe' restaurant, it is a simple place with good food.

Thank CilliA
Wollongong, Australia
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food in a no frills restaurant. Food is fresh and delicious. The deep fried tofu entree is a staple. Last time we went we got spicy Szechuan tofu, spicy fried eggplant and a gluten dish. All excellent options, but there are a lot of choices. We have been coming here for a couple of decades & has to be... More 

1 Thank Cruisin74
Greater Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Been meaning to try this place for a while and glad we did tonight. Crispy peppered tofu was light and tasty but on the salty side. Highly recommend the eggplant stuffed with tofu and vegetable, accompanied by yum miso paste sauce.

Thank jayandtash

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 367 Pitt St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: 9283-2828

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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