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Palace Hotel 15 Goulburn St | Shop 1 & 2, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9211 1668
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“roti” (569 reviews)
“lamb curry” (88 reviews)
“rojak” (32 reviews)
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Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Palace Hotel 15 Goulburn St | Shop 1 & 2, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Maybe my expectations were too high after reading reviews, and seeing the lines, we wanted to see what the fuss was about. Service was average, hard to get anyone’s attention to order. credit card surcharge annoying, but we were willing to pay it, then machine...More

Thank Zhen H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I chose to get lunch with my family at Mamak because of its google reviews. We were not disappointed. There was a 5-10 minute wait (which seemed like ages since not having eaten breakfast had made us pretty hangry). We took that time to look...More

Thank Vrinda K
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was ridiculous when one of my Korean colleagues wanted to go for Malaysian food in Sydney, but I had no regret going. One of the best nasi lemak I've ever had in life, yes coming from a true Malaysian myself. Lamb curry was not...More

Thank TYeeT
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit Mamak every time we come to Sydney. Roti Chennai, Satay, sweet Roti and Rojak were fantastic. The fried chicken on the other hand was dry and uninteresting.

Thank dcandmjbrooks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic Malay restaurant- the roti and dipping sauces were really good and the fried chicken best ever. Cool vibe- great service and good price. Two of us - $40

Thank doob62
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Business colleagues wanted an early dinner in the Chinatown area. Mamak was selected and didn’t disappoint. Service was very efficient and friendly. Our dishes started arriving quickly - we were hungry! Yes, the lamb curry and roti were tops but so were the fried chicken...More

Thank jagg686
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mamak specializes in authentic Malaysian cuisine.... They are most famous for their roti cannai (channai) . I was hooked ! They also famous for their fried chicken , which we did not enjoy too much ... it made my husband sick after he ate it...More

Thank Mo3Ray
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ughhhhh the food here is so flavourful. Loved every single dish we had. Would recommend making sure you get a variety that aren’t all spicy for a better balance of flavours because our mouths were on fire the whole time - our fault, glutton for...More

Thank Sophie W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had to find out what’s the fuss over Mamak in Sydney. So I dutifully trooped over to Mamak at goulburn after wasting 40 mins waiting for Mamak village at Darling Harbour to open for lunch. The nasi was fragrant enough and the Teh Tarik...More

Thank silverspire
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Expected to queue for this popular Malaysian Eatery but must have timed it right. I love Malay food and in particular the Malay National Dish of Nasi Lemak that unfortunately I rarely get to try as I don’t eat meat or chicken. It was refreshing...More

Thank eurocruise
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Pam H
10 March 2018|
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Response from Ash20102012 | Reviewed this property |
They don’t take reservations
14 January 2017|
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Response from Kevin R | Reviewed this property |
Definitely don't take reservations you just have to queue. Not sue about Australia Day
Ratna H
5 September 2016|
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Response from EMBROIDFashion | Reviewed this property |
yes mains for dinner are about $15-20 but I like to get a few entree currys with rot, about $7-10 for memory. theyre that tastiest for me :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 13
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palace Hotel 15 Goulburn St | Shop 1 & 2, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9211 1668
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