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El Bulli

) #1,615 of 4,626 Restaurants in Sydney ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Spanish
501 Elizabeth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9319 5199
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“tapas” (58 reviews)
“paella” (13 reviews)
“chorizo” (12 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
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Spanish
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DETAILS
501 Elizabeth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
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1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great food and quick service. We camme here after a failed experience at another tapas bar and this is the real deal.

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked for dinner at 8.15. No table available. Very happy to buy drinks and linger at the bar. Nice enough ambience. Seated by 8.40. Ordered our meals. Lovely waitress. Dinner served by 9.15. Some dishes bordering on cold. Asked to MOVE mid meal from our...More

Thank chrissyt344
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Tasty food, amazing atmosphere with live music and even a dancefloor that we most certainly utilised, amazing strawberry and mint sangria - made for a perfect, romantic night. Little expensive, but the fun we had made it worth it! Great friendly staff too!

Thank Ria D
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Been to this restaurant quite a few times. I love the decor, it had a good vibe overall. Yes, it gets crowded and getting a table takes time, but I often found staffs to be accommodating and helpful. We mostly order tapas and share. But...More

Thank QuickQuickSlow
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Busy restaurant. Food, service was all good/average. Wouldn't go on a special occasion but will visit again casually. Bit too darkly lit for our liking...

Thank Tecla K
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Excellent selection of tapas meals, generous portions and good value for money. Very atmospheric with friendly wait staff.

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We went there on saturday night we had invited guests for my wifes 50th birthday the service was 1/10 we were shoved in a corner of the restaurant with a waitress that couldnt speak english the food wasnt enough to feed 5 people let alone...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Rang at the last minute for a table of 8 which was no problem to the staff who were very happy to see us. From the wait staff to the bar and front door meet and greet people they were all so welcoming and friendly....More

Thank Hendo01
Reviewed 27 October 2016

OK, lets start with the positives. Good atmosphere and efficient service, albeit with a lack of pleasantries. Lots of food (we went with the banquet). Negatives. I think the menu really needs to move on from the 80's in style, technique, and quality, and if...More

Thank jimbobler
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I've eaten here a few times, I'm not sure why I keep going back - I won't be again. The food has been very salty each time and is expensive for what it is. I went once with a Groupon voucher andI had called and...More

Thank Steph R
Nearby
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
stores in the city. Today, this area has evolved into
a hub of media, design and professional services - a
colourful and diverse place equally known for its
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Elizabeth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9319 5199
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