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Dunbar House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , Vegetarian Friendly
9 Marine Pde, Watsons Bay, Woollahra, New South Wales 2030, Australia
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
9 Marine Pde, Watsons Bay, Woollahra, New South Wales 2030, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the ultimate breakfast place to eat, relax and unwind with friends, family or catch up for a business lunch. The food is excellent, the staff can be a bit frantic some times as it can be very busy, but it's easily made up...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was staying in Watsons Bay for a few days for a family catch up. On the morning of Fathers Day, while out for a morning walk we stopped by Dunbar House to ask if we could book in for breakfast a little later in the...More

Thank mishandcait
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is a very handy place to have weekend breakfast. The day I went service was unfortunately a bit slow -my partner who dines regularly assures me this is not a normally the case. Not much else to day other than nice eggs, good coffee.

Thank Chairman N
Reviewed 6 August 2017

It was just so well done, the drinks when we arrived and then the high tea and we were so well looked after by the staff and food

Thank crimea
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Finally we have a wonderful creative and beautiful alternative to eating fish and chips at Watsons Bay. Dunbar House is a distinctive heritage building with a wonderful view of the bay. The brunch menu on Saturday and Sunday, (yes we went Saturday and Sunday as...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Visited for brunch. It was ok, not mind blowing. Sorry to say but the service was a bit poor. It's a really good location though. To be fair it was quite busy so this might have been a once off issue with the service.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I was expecting a bit more of "creativity or a better presentation for my eggs benedict, recommended by the nice waitress. They just came as simple as I can make them at home. The place is very sofisticated look but the women's bathroom romantic old...More

Thank krysmittnacht
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This is my third review of this restaurant, which we frequent regularly. This review does not change much. The food is excellent. The location is superb. But why can't they improve their service? There are lots of wait staff around at lunch time but many...More

1  Thank Roger B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Dunbar House is an amazing place to have a wedding. My Daughters wedding was fantastic. Beautiful location, great service and overall a perfect place for a wedding. We couldnt have asked for anything more.

Thank Belinda H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We visited Dunbar House on a recent visit to Sydney. The first thing we noticed was the excellent service and friendly staff. The house is in a beautiful setting, with great views across the bay. We were there for breakfast, which had some great flavours....More

Thank Travelling_Family99
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Questions & Answers
20 September 2015|
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Response from Holidaygr | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, I would give them a call and find out. I would say that they would be quite accommodating as this would be a fairly common occurrence.
Emma W
10 June 2015|
Response from Laura M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Difficult parking. You can get lucky street parking. But bus or ferry is the way to go
4 June 2015|
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Response from sweetafton | Reviewed this property |
Yes. that's what we did. Catch the ferry to Watsons Bay.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Marine Pde, Watsons Bay, Woollahra, New South Wales 2030, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Woollahra  >  Watsons Bay
  • Phone Number: 9337-1226
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