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Darbar Fine Indian Cuisine

#694 of 4,210 Restaurants in Sydney
#752 of 4,548 Places to Eat in Sydney
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134 Glebe Point Road (St. Johns Road), Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
(02) 9660 5666
Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 16
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  • 7
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 5
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
The best Indian I have had in Sydney!

My boyfriend and I went for a meal on Friday night. After having a few disappointing Indians in Sydney it was great to find this place. The service was good, and we were able to take our own wine. Would highly recommend the Masala Dosa and Butter Paneer Masala! Will be returning!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 9, 2015
Olivia S
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33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My boyfriend and I went for a meal on Friday night. After having a few disappointing Indians in Sydney it was great to find this place. The service was good, and we were able to take our own wine. Would highly recommend the Masala Dosa and Butter Paneer Masala! Will be returning!

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

The setting is great, it's like being in an old wine cellar. All began well with us being seated at our table but then the staff seemed to disappear for ages. Eventually they took our order. There were 3 of us and 2 of the mains arrived (albeit a bit on the lukewarm side but tasty enough) then it took... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

My husband and I have been to this restaurant a few times and have always had great service and the food has always been fantastic. We had dinner here again tonight and again fantastic food and friendly service. Best Indian in Sydney.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

If you are an Indian please don't go to this restaurant, you are so looked down in front of Whites and you are treated differently. Vinay may be you should send your staff to Thousand Spices in homebush and I am sure your staff will learn a lot from them. The manager sounds so rude, may be a few smiles... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I would say this is one of the top Indian Restaurants I have been to, the service does need a bit of improving though. There were 10 of us and we decided to go for the special unlimited food for $33.90 (please check their website for conditions). This gave us the opportunity to try things on the menu that I've... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I loved the food and service when I visited this restaurant recently. The food was very hot and spicy. But taste was great. I will go back to this restaurant again and I recommend this to anybody who loves spicy and hot Indian food.

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Sydney, Australia
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11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Awesome indian fine dining with great firendly staffs and awesome food. Highly recommended and I will visit again this awesome place with friends.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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54 reviews 54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We had put off eating here, in part because of all the negative comments about service, but finally decided to go earlier this week. And I have to say that I am mystified by the complaints. The service was friendly and helpful, and the food arrived at our table faster than we expected. No complaints whatsoever. In addition, the food... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I lived in Glebe for 3 years and nearly every Friday night I would pop in on my way home from work to grab myself at least one of their garlic naans (So good! Actual garlic, not powder used) if not a meal. I visited again last week on a trip to Sydney and it made me realise I hadn't... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We really Enjoyed the food at this place. It was superb and ambiance is awesome and fantastic hospitality.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 134 Glebe Point Road (St. Johns Road), Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: (02) 9660 5666

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25
  • Cuisine: Indian, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?