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Pondok Buyung

124 Anzac Pde, Kensington, Randwick, New South Wales 2033, Australia
+61 2 9663 2296
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good57%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“rendang” (4 reviews)
“tripe” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
124 Anzac Pde, Kensington, Randwick, New South Wales 2033, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This takes me back to the warungs in Indonesia. There's a good range of meat and vegetables to mix and match, generally tasty but about standard warung quality - the beef rendang was a bit chewy. You'll also pay over $10 but you will get...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I go to this place regularly for lunch. Plastic chairs, help yourself to water jugs from fridge, always full of indo expats, taxi drivers and people like me chasing a tasty lunch with no frills! I always go for the beef rendang, chilli chicken, chilli...More

Thank togemity
Reviewed 5 January 2018

there are many choices of dishes you can choose in this restaurant. 3 dishes for $10, it is a good price. The only concern is the hygiene, I think this restaurant need to make improvement. You need to use a knife to cut the veggies,...More

1  Thank janeN5628WU
Reviewed 29 November 2017

I have been going there for a few years now whenever I am in the area and it's lunch time. Always a good selection of dishes, from fried whole fish to their beautiful rendang and curries. Prices are good and don't be afraid to ask...More

Thank Warwick D
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This place produces the flavours of Indonesia. Such a variety of dishes, yes rendang but also brain, tripe, tempeh etc etc. Lots of vege stuff, tea and a large helping of rice. And.. of course a big bowl of yummy sambal. Lots of Indonesians, families...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

We decided to pop over to Peter's of Kensington and as it was lunch time trip advisor app on my phone popped up with restaurants and cafes close by. We picked Pondok Buyung based on the reviews. Our view of the place It is a...More

Thank Sharmini W
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

My missus always seems to order the better meal than me & she did it again here, her plate was piled high with delicious meats, veg & rice & while mine was also very good it didn’t quite measure up to hers. Anyway the foods...More

Thank SteveMavo
Reviewed 12 August 2017

nothing more to say ! simple yet very good indo place, good value by australia standards, about 10/11$ for a generous nasi campur portion. decent choice of topping and fantastic sambal. nothing fancy here but i really enjoyed it and will be back for sure!...More

Thank streetfoodlover2014
Reviewed 20 July 2017

My personal experience with this eatery was a total disappointment. I had beef rendang, otak (brain) and sayur lodeh (snake beans in coconut gravy). The beef rendang was not the Padang type but what was more disappointing was the meat was tough (maybe I was...More

1  Thank Will a
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Pondok Buyung makes me and my family miss Indonesia. The food is delicious and affordable($10.50 for 2 choice of the meat dish and 1 choice of the Vegetable dish).

Thank Mohamad Z
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Anzac Pde, Kensington, Randwick, New South Wales 2033, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick  >  Kensington
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9663 2296
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