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Pilu At Freshwater

On The Beach, Moore Road, Freshwater, Warringah, New South Wales 2096, Australia
+61 2 9938 3331
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
On The Beach, Moore Road, Freshwater, Warringah, New South Wales 2096, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Spectacular views
"Outstanding service, outstanding location and incredibly tasty food"
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2. Award winning menu
"This is a special place for fine dining and superior service."
Ashley I
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3. Great service
"Staff were wonderfully attentive and helpful"
Cecelia C
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

The picture windows look out over Freshwater Beach and as the sun sets you may forget to order as the view is spectacular. Once you turn your mind to the food it is excellent. It is prepared and delivered with great skill. The 3 course...More

Thank R M
piludining, Owner at Pilu At Freshwater, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much RM for your fabulous feedback, we're so thrilled you enjoyed your recent experience. We hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 6 March 2018

We just sat outside and watched the beach while having a glass of excellent pinot gris and a plate of quite spectacular cured meat - very relaxing and laid back. A wonderful spot.

Thank Vandieman111
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We went to Pilu for my mother’s birthday and the food, space, views and service was honestly one of the best I’ve ever experienced. The food is very creative but still brings all the authentic flavours of the Sardinian Island to your plate.

Thank Adele_Aussie
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Celebrated turning 50 with lunch at Pilu. Service was great, food selections were amazing and the actual serving was unbelievable. Loved the beach views, too!

Thank Mykolant
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

I think this would have to be some of the best food I’ve ever had. We don’t get to Sydney much, but will definitely be coming back here next time. Food and staff were next level. Thank you for a wonderful day!

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Visiting the restaurant for a birthday treat, the evening overweighted our expectations. I come from Sardinia so we have opted for some traditional dishes as fregola and porcetto, but the other dishes we have ordered were delicious too. The service was great and really helpful,...More

Thank Valeria R
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We ordered the 7 course degustation and found the flavour combinations of virtually every dish, unusual and surprisingly unpleasant. Service was excellent and very attentive. The price of $130 for the 7 courses was outrageous considering the portion size and taste on the palate. I...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 13 February 2018

.....as we had an overseas guest, we also went to Jonah's the following week and Jonah's is clearly at a higher level than Pilu. Not that we were disappointed with Pilu however. I had the 7-course degustation and the two ladies had the vegetarian version...More

Thank Lexus51
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant recently to take advantage of both the spectacular beach vista and the summer lunch specials . As always , the food was outstanding - original, technically impressive , delicious and surprising . The combination and complexity of flavours makes this restaurant...More

1  Thank Fran C
Reviewed 9 February 2018

The food was very good, But i feel it is over priced. Also lets be a bit more honest. The price is 75 FOR 2 course meal But It is 75 if you only have one course. This is not acceptable, we expected 50 FOR...More

Thank Mary1710
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Questions & Answers
Ian M
20 September 2016|
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Response from piludining | Property representative |
Hi Ian Thanks for your question - yes we certainly cater for children and depending on their age and tastes they can dine from our regular menu or from a children's menu which includes pasta, chicken, steak, fish and dessert.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 19 - US$ 38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On The Beach, Moore Road, Freshwater, Warringah, New South Wales 2096, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Warringah  >  Freshwater
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9938 3331
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