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Macleay Street Bistro

73A Macleay St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
+61 2 9358 4891
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak tartare” (11 reviews)
“duck” (19 reviews)
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73A Macleay St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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1 - 10 of 247 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Today I had dinner at this little petit place at Potts point. Beside the delicious food we very much appreciated the magnificent service and experience that beautiful Ruth from provided us. The food and flavors were extraordinary . The restaurant is intimate and elegant. A...More

Thank Deb G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mon dieu! I chose Macleay St. Bistro as the finale of the trip for my girlfriends visiting from New York and couldn't have been happier with the choice. We had a wonderful experience and can't recommend this place enough. From the decor and the ambience,...More

Thank Jacque H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had the most delightful evening in this charming bistro. The food was excellent, the service was very friendly and it had a wonderful cosy ambience, I can't wait to go back! Excellent Limoncello Paulo 😉

Thank paulnjo2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I honestly cannot rave enough about Macleay st Bistro, the service the food the atmosphere , the location are all top notch. I travel constantly for work and I always look forward to coming back here to this outstanding establishment . The Streak Fritz is...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I first came across Macleay Street a few years back and under its current guise we love it ! We've dined with 6 people/3 people/2 people and always love the warm welcome from the Staff in particular the Italian with the big personality. He's adorable...More

1  Thank 1st_Point_Review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are locals and have eaten here numerous times over the last decade. The current chef is a gem. Wonderful French bistro food. I had the pâte and then the fish pie - both marvelous. Service was good but there was obviously some tension with...More

Thank Venustas96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner last night at Macleay Street Bistro was definitely an evening to forget!!! To say that the service was slow is an understatement. Entree took almost an hour to be served & mains came 1 minute into eating the entree. Seriously!!! We were assured mains...More

Thank LROSE52
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last night was the end of the fabulous winter special menu - 3 courses from the specials and main menu - for $65 !! Unbelievable - excellent service and such great food - we are regulars there - there always are specials - I think...More

1  Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this little petit gem. It's one of the oldest fine dining restuarants in Macleay st. The food was delightful and delicious and the staff are superb. I do feel though if it wants to be French authentic it needs a French chef.

Thank CarringtonBrigham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had garlic and chilli prawn entre (yum not too hot) and Duck (the French know how to cook duck. A little disappointed/let down by the pavlova with berries had - strawberry :-( Service and ambience waa great. With a glass of wine $95.00 Parking...More

Thank Jennifer G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73A Macleay St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City East
  • Neighbourhood: City East
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9358 4891
  • E-mail
This is bistro cuisine at its finest, influenced by France with the best of modern Australia completing the mix. The menu is complemented by our weekly blackboard specials, showcasing the best in market freshness, alongside our benchmark bistro dishes. Local and international diners value the intimate privacy and discretion of the modern dining experience on offer. The Bistro has a great wine list showcasing a range of French and Australian wines. As well you can BYO wine with a corkage charge. The Bistro nestled in the 'Paris end' of Potts Point. Join us, to enjoy quality and consistency in all aspects of modern food and wine service. Macleay Street Bistro is open 7 nights from 5.30-11Pm and all day dining on Saturday and Sunday. We only close on Christmas Day.
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