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Cafe Sydney


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
European, Australian
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to Café Sydney twice in our week in the capital, once on a normal weekend and once for their Valentine Day special. We even got a font row table on the roof terrace the second time although the view from all the balcony...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank John G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very disappointing. We had been sitting for 14 minutes when we ordered appetizers. We were then given “2 minutes” to decide on mains. Many different wait staff kept coming to our table and asking if we were ready. It seems that they try to get...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jkg1421
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great location, brilliant food, good service, worth every penny! Bar area could be a little more welcoming, perhaps, otherwise great

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank petern156
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You simply cannot beat the views....there it is : Bridge, Opera, cruise ships. The food was good...I had the salmon. It is pricey, so beware. What I couldn’t understand is that I would be in the middle of very important business discussions and negotiations, and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank rcmusuk
Reviewed 2 days ago

Loved the harbor views from our table. The food was good but restaurant was very noisy. Worth the visit.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JLL1975
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went to Cafe Sydney last night. Been there many times before but last night was woeful. 4 of us paid $600 for our meal and drinks and I must say I was very disappointed. Started with my wif's Mojito - basically a long glass of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Harry M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were so excited when we found this place, tucked away at the top of the beautiful old customs house. The restaurant itself is lovely and the views across the harbour are simply breathtaking. The service was on point too, sadly the food was a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Supertedbaker
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took my wife here to celebrate a special birthday. Arrived early so we sat in the bar. Waitress was marginal, and the bartenders being “Mixologist’s” was comical. Were seated at our table next to a window overlooking beautiful Sydney harbor. The service was impeccable, the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ronl429
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Views of Sydney Harbour are fantastic! The Sydney Park Oysters were literally the best raw oysters I have ever had!!! The ceviche,fish platter and salmon were all incredible! The salted Carmel chocolate ice cream dessert was also incredible! I highly recommend this place! Our...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TimB929
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a belated review. We were here for lunch on 23 Aug 2018. Had make prior reservation before our trip. The building was not easy to locate and we had to ask around for directions due to some roadworks along the main road. We...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
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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
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7 January 2019|
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Response from antarah1407 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they will be able to come along. But I don't think that the restaurant will be able to accommodate that many people. Make sure to call in advance.
18 December 2018|
Response from 914iano | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the delay, as your question has just hit my Inbox. This is a sophisticated restaurant, serving very high quality fodd. In this day and age I couldn’t imagine a restaurant of this quality being unable to serve... More
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