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Bistrot Gavroche

2-10 Kensington St | Level 1, The Old Rum Store, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
+61 2 9281 6668
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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2-10 Kensington St | Level 1, The Old Rum Store, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Service was Okish even though we had to request water and so on. Especially on a day where the restaurant was far from full The food quality is not up to standard. Profiteroles were not profiteroles! And the rest of the food was Ok but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank diamen56
Reviewed 1 week ago

I come from a restaurant family.... I know things don't always go right and it's how you deal with those problems that's important. The evening started ok with a great duck liver parfait and a pretty good steak tartare. However, it was all downhill from...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Debandmorky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had been to the Bistro a few months ago and loved the food so came back with friends this time. Sadly standards have dropped. We became suspicious something was different when we were told there were no specials, odd for any restaurant of this...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gibaoz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good location and really nice restaurant ambience. Unfortunately the waiter didn’t offer us side plates after serving us bread and forgot our drink orders well into our appetisers. The onion soup was average, lacked depth of flavour and missing the burnt caramel taste. The rump...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hopetohelp1968
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arriving from Perth, staying at Four Points by Sheraton, I was delighted to find Bistrot Gavroche just a few minutes walk from the hotel. After reading the reviews, generally good, I can confirm that tonight, a Thursday, the service was excellent, prompt friendly staff, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Polobear51
Reviewed 3 November 2018

From start to finish, from bistro comfort to atmosphere and ambience, from super service to fabulous presentation; and most importantly from wine to food we had the most delicious evening last night. In a city where the food choices are endless, it was lovely to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kasieharry
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Our second visit to Gavroche. Again, the ambience of this restaurant is very appealing. On the whole, friendly service. We enjoyed the entrees very much - we shared the baked king crab, and the warm goats cheese salad. But then the mains were disappointing. One...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

I initially was not going to post a review but rather take up my issues with the restaurant directly. Given that they havent bothered to respond after 5 weeks I thought I would proceed by posting the email I sent them. Dear Sir/Madam I was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DaveOz54
Reviewed 28 October 2018

The reason why Restaurants survive is delivering great food, quality service and a wine list that supports the food and what the chef is trying to achieve! Bistro Gavroche delivers on all levels, yes sometimes they are a little slow (not often) but if you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Carlos P
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

We went to this restaurant last Saturday night after reading good reviews to celebrate our Anniversary. Firstly I have to say the food was good the courses are small so you are encouraged to have three courses which isn’t necessarily a bad thing. My problem...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JeanetteO661
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Response from ugol334 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from BistrotGavroche | Property representative |
Yes, absolutely - kids are most welcome!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-10 Kensington St | Level 1, The Old Rum Store, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9281 6668
  • E-mail
Bistrot Gavroche is a classic French bistro in Kensington St Sydney. Housed in a beautiful old rum warehouse, Bistrot Gavroche respects the historical structure of this timeless Sydney space while creating a traditional Parisian bistro atmosphere that’s unique to the city. Bistrot Gavroche is the perfect backdrop for entertaining, celebrations and corporate functions with menus well-suited for sharing. The extensive wine list showcases some of the best vintages from French and Australian wineries, so allow our team to create a tailored wine experience to complement the menu and impress your guests.
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