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The Bach Eatery

₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, , Vegetarian Friendly
399 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 8084 4093
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pappardelle” (15 reviews)
“cuttlefish” (16 reviews)
“arancini balls” (10 reviews)
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
399 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food , vibe and staff . May change hands soon so get here before the Chef Heads back to NZ ..... chef ex bistro moncur !!

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was terrific. We ate the chef's suggestions which was 8 tapas servings - terrific way to sample a number of dishes. Each dish was well presented and very tasty. The restaurant it self is very pleasant and well appointed in central Newtown. staff...More

Thank Barb R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Bach is one of our regular locations for a mid week dinner or a Sunday lunch. Their Sunday roast for two comes with two meats and lots of vege, with pavlova to finish. If you live locally follow them on instagram as they have...More

Thank Bgd1973
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a brilliant addition to king street! A great menu that is designed to be shared in a chic and homely venue! Fantastic service and you can even BYO on Wednesday’s. The chicken pate and cuttlefish we’re phenomenal and the beer on tap was great!...More

Thank Anil T
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This New Zealand eatery has a delicious and small but eclectic menu. We “trusted the chef “ which meant we got to try most things on it and it was a great choice. It’s a narrow restaurant with benches and communal dining so not that...More

Thank mamabeachy
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The service was great! But the food quality did not matched the prices, pasta was over cooked same as the broccoli . The lamb was a bit salty and the octopus was nice but a bit rubbery . It was ok, but nothing amazing for...More

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 19 August 2018

I went to this restaurant because it has very good reviews and the food is indeed very good. They also have a very good selection of beers, I had the tuatara which I really liked. The service however made me feel unwelcome. The waiter who...More

Thank AnarKhaos
thebacheatery2015, Owner at The Bach Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you for your comments regarding the food and drinks, we are glad you enjoyed them. We are sorry you felt unwelcome as we certainly pride ourselves on warm and hospitable service. We do encourage our guests to book and reserve tables for them (which...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We came here for a pre-concert dinner and I had the 12 hr slow cooked lamb shoulder which was melting in your mouth. They were super helpful adjusting the dish to my dietary requirements (gluten and dairy free) and it came with brussels sprouts, beetroot...More

Thank Johanna_downunder
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

The service, food and their selection of wines are 10/10, they nail it each and every time I eat there.

Thank jordanrlopez
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We found this place due to reviews on trip advisor and we are so glad that we did! The food was amazing and everyone was so friendly. They were able to accommodate us even though we do not have reservations. We had the pate appetizer...More

Thank IndigoBoy0
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18 June 2015|
Response from Marg931 | Reviewed this property |
Only street parking...If your lucky ! We usually take public transport when dining in Newtown or Enmore.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 36 - US$ 43
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 399 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Newtown>  > Newtown
  • Neighbourhood: Newtown
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8084 4093
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The Bach Eatery, is a fun, fast & fresh concept with a little kiwi twist. Our dishes are entree serving size designed to share. The Bach is small and only seats approx 35 people, it does get noisy because everyone is loving the food and having a great old time. There is a mixture of high stools and communal tables with a few tables outside on King Street. No seating is guaranteed but we do our best to accomodate.
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