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Lvl 2, 345 Harbourside Shopping Centre | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9211 8900
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18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:15
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 18:00 - 21:30
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:15
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Westlake, Ohio
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While on a visit to Sydney, we heard about fireworks at Darling harbor on a weekend, we did not know we have to reserve in a restaurants for a good view while dining. The owner accomodated us until the reserved guests come during sun down. They served nice hot tasty food ane all were very friendly. As a vegetarian and... More 

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Thank DesiVJ
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I attended twice at separate times at beginning of service with guests. I asked for a seat on the balcony, they put us on a corner with a pole blocking our view even though there were multiple seats available. It upset my guests each time, and both times I asked to be moved. It was really rude. The waiters need... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, service was ok. Our salmon entrees was cold and bland but potato street food was yum. Mains was a let down. Could not taste ginger and cinnamon (as written on menu) in my chicken and the seafood curry was bland. Nan was cold, but quickly replaced when we told the staff about it. A bit pricier than your... More 

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Perth, Australia
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112 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love our Indian. The owner of the restaurant was extremely friendly. The food was very nice. We had the beef ribs amongst many other foods including some Indian street food. Some what expensive but definitly worth the trip.

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Thank zhoom
Sydney, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

We had such a terrible experience! I would recommend you eat anywhere other than eating at Zaaffran. It was very poor. The service was bad, food was very salty with not much other flavour and it was super expensive for a terrible experience. I was very disappointed, especially given the other reviews.

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Thank feedmeup777
Belfast, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Visited as party of 3 for dinner. I found the choice on the menu excellent. I settled for a seafood curry, which tasted great. Fresh ingredients and well cooked.

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Thank James L
orange
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Went on saturday with friends. The food was good and service attentive . Maybe more variety would be good .

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Thank nrsaran
Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious Indian food. Entree of chicken and prawn was amazing, super tender chicken. Main course of 5 different curry selection was delicious and the pannacotta saffron dessert was outstanding. Perfect location right in front of the fireworks darling harbour

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Thank Federico Q
Amritsar, India
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50 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The restaurant serves best Indian Fusion food. Nice variety in Menu and great fine dining at one of the best locations of Sydney i.e. Darling Harbour.

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Thank Jatindergupta
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141 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is right on the darling harbor waterfront right near the Hard Rock Cafe. We had booked a table to be on the outer verandah to enjoy a good view of the activities below and at the same time enjoy a delicious meal. If you are visiting a i Roma restaurant for the first time you can always ask the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 37
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lvl 2, 345 Harbourside Shopping Centre | Darling Harbour, 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 8900

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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?

Staying in Darling Harbour

Neighbourhood Profile
Darling Harbour
The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been transformed into a tourist mecca with entertainment for the whole family. Cockle Bay Wharf offers dining options from budget to upscale and million dollar views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to Dj’s. Families can visit the Chinese Gardens of Friendship or the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the world. The Sydney Maritime Museum and the IMAX theatre are also popular attractions. The Harbourside Shopping Centre is a site unto itself, with hundreds of shops, restaurants and bars. On Saturdays in the summer, the city puts on a spectacular fireworks show along the harbour's shore and there are plenty of other free events during the year - Darling Harbour Fiesta, VIVID’s light installations and the Sydney Festival, just to name a few.
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