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Level 1, Rydges Jamison Sydney 11 Jamison Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
(02) 9696 2656
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6:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Interesting flavours, interesting price

We ate at Charr with friends while visiting Sydney in early April. I think it must have changed the menu from some of the earlier reviews because there was a distinct and flavoursome tapas leaning to the menu and the main dish we had of the wagyu steak skewer was a winner. The decor seemed fine to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We ate at Charr with friends while visiting Sydney in early April. I think it must have changed the menu from some of the earlier reviews because there was a distinct and flavoursome tapas leaning to the menu and the main dish we had of the wagyu steak skewer was a winner. The decor seemed fine to us as our... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

The food here is very very good. Unfortunately it is let down by a space that is not great. There were only around 7 or 8 people there the night we were there and the marble floors and hard surfaces everywhere made it somewhat noisy. The food though was well worth it. The Skewers are presented beautifully hanging above the... More 

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Rockingham, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Chosen for the menu, we enjoyed the food immensely. The wait staff lady was gorgeous, and I would recommend it to anyone wanting a classy venue and not too expensive.

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Wollongong
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146 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Located on Level 1 of the Amora Hotel on Jamison, the setting is contemporary. There aren't a huge array of menu items but enough to please most tastes. The soup of the day was huge and good value and the roasted duck nicely done with the most scrumptious rhubarb relish!!!!

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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54 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

I’m still amazed when I visit the Amora Jamison that Charr is often relatively uninhabited. It seems hotel patrons and Sydney-siders are simply unaware that this restaurant even exists. In all the meals I’ve had here over the past ten years I’ve never had a bad one. True some have been better than others, but all have been far from... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

We had the pork belly and venison. Pork belly undercooked, skin not crispy, fat not rendered out. potato was RAW, peas average, not enough sauce, pasta piece was RAW. Horrible dish. Venison was cooked alright, onions were RAW, bacon was poor quality and mainly fat. Flavors didn't work well at all. Bad dish. At $43 a dish, this was disgraceful.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

I recommend this place highly for their steaks which I rate higher than some of the Sydney specialist steak houses. The ribeye fillet is the most tender and tasty I have tasted for some time. This is a small restaurant but with unassuming prompt service. Great place for a quiet dinner after work or before a show. It is unfortunate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Level 1, Rydges Jamison Sydney 11 Jamison Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: (02) 9696 2656

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:30 pm

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