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Nung Len

89 Macleay St, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
+61 2 9331 2255
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
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89 Macleay St, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Loving what they're doing here. Authentic Thai with a few modern twists and some regional Asian favourites thrown in. Standouts are chilli soft shell crab, chicken pumpkin curry, chilli beef with basil and fresh rice paper rolls. Relaxed and friendly. Licensed and BYO. No drama...More

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We chanced upon this restaurant without knowing anything about it and were pleased with our choice. Pleasant staff delivered very tasty fresh food in a timely manner.

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Been here heaps of times they are now licensed corkage $4 pp very good value. Menu hasn't changed much either had my favourite curry prawn rolls for entree and had some roti for a change. They have got rid of those awful chairs service good...More

Thank TasmaniaLovesydney
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We have been eating here for many years under several different owners - the current owners are not receiving the local praise of their predecessors - some new staff and some language difficulties - which are not a real problem - however there is a...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 18 April 2017

A change of name, possibly as it now is licensed - reasonably priced wine for the area - meaning slightly over-priced :-) Much the same menu, and pleasant staff - it will be interesting to see if the rather large bar area is used, as...More

Thank Trevor H
Ludovic G, Owner at Nung Len, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Dear Trevor, Thanks for taking the time to write this review, thanks also for being a regular of the restaurant. We hope to see you again soon! Warm regards, Nung Len

Reviewed 11 April 2017

In a nice spot in Macleay Street. Good meeting place on a Friday. Excellent public transport. Ask for their suggestions re food.

Thank jOnathOn49_19
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Opium Den serves decent-quality Thai food at reasonable prices. Others have commented on it being touristy in the sense that meals are denuded of chili. We certainly did find that was the case with the Crying Tiger, which came with a real bite. Duck dishes...More

Thank JElliot32
Reviewed 31 January 2017

When we returned to live in Sydney some years ago a little later just along from Macleay Street The Opium Den opened - strange name however eventually we went - so noisy - nothing to reduce the sound with solid floor walls and floor -...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited Opium Den before Christmas, she had last been there 9 years ago when she lived in Australia. The staff were very friendly and the food was divine and well priced. It was so good we had to go back before...More

Thank armcm88
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I live my life through trip advisor and have never been disappointed. This restaurant was great- had a nice atmosphere, service was good. The food was pretty damm good as well, chicken pad this, red curry and money bags. Couldn't find a fault and would...More

1  Thank Chase H
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1 June 2017|
Response from Ludovic G | Property representative |
Hi there, sorry for the late reply. Yes Nung Len is BYO, it is 4 dollars per person. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Macleay St, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City East
  • Neighbourhood: City East
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9331 2255
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We pride ourselves on authentic and honest Thai food made from the freshest ingredients. This is what we do best. Please take a look at our delicious menu.
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