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333 Crown Street | Surrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good value

Intimate restaurant with a nice open front onto Crown Street. Dined here on Sunday evening and was pretty busy, always a good sign. Food was good, enjoyed the rice paper rolls to start and we had a selection of seafood dishes. Despite being warned the Black Tiger Prawn stir fry was hot, it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
ChrisO81
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Sydney, Australia
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229 reviews 229 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We called for reservations and they they were full, they offered us a table for 4 at 6:30. It's an open air restaurant with all of the sliding doors/windows opening to the sidewalk. It has a nice vibe. They pays tribute to the culinary traditions of central and southern Vietnam, with an emphasis on spices, freshness and balance. It's Vietnamese... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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108 reviews 108 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Intimate restaurant with a nice open front onto Crown Street. Dined here on Sunday evening and was pretty busy, always a good sign. Food was good, enjoyed the rice paper rolls to start and we had a selection of seafood dishes. Despite being warned the Black Tiger Prawn stir fry was hot, it wasn't, which was a shame because we... More 

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We arrived for an 8.30pm booking. First we were told they didn't have our booking despite showing an email confirmation from the restaurant. They rudely asked us to move out of the way while they tried to find our booking and a table. Finally they advised that they had found our booking and led us to the table. After being... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

I was staying down the road and decided to pop in here to grab some takeaway. Excellent decision. I got the red curry spring rolls and the pork cheek, way too much four for me, could easily if shared if I wasn't alone. Service was quick and prices were reasonable considering the quality and size of dishes. Highly recommend.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Excellent Vietnamese food, well priced and a great place to watch all that Crown Street Surry Hills has to offer parade by. Thoroughly enjoyed the spicey beef curry and prawn rolls!

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We had been meaning to go to Xage for some time as we are locals to the restaurant. The good part is the food was nice. However I was extremely annoyed when they insist on charging 3% surcharge when paying with any type of card. On questioning the staff, they all agreed it was unnecessary as this wasn't a bank... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

The location is very nice and the service is very good. But the food is not so good for the high price.

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Denver, Colorado
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I ate here in February 2015 after wandering around in Surry Hills. The service was great and very efficient considering how busy the place was. The restaurant is not very big, but they have both indoor and outdoor seating. It's BYO, so on alcohol sold, but you can bring your own for a small fee. We had the the following,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Located in a very neighbourhood Xage offers Vietnamese food. The menu is quite varied and food was very fresh. If you are looking for a restaurant where people from Sydney go look no further. Good value for money.

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Wil
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30 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Wandering through Surry Hills we were on the look out for a great find without all the hype you find in so many of the restaurants in Sydney. This small restaurant was well visited on this Saturday night but we decided to give it a go and ask if they had a table for us. Not familiar with Vietnamese cuisine,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 333 Crown Street | Surrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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