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Bodega Tapas Restaurant and Bar

Shop 1, 216 Commonwealth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
(02) 9212 7766
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Ranked #467 of 5,233 Restaurants in Sydney
Hours:
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: Spanish
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

After reading through the cookbook and loving everything about it I travelled to Sydney to see if bodega was like the book conveyed. I was not disappointed. The dishes were all in the cookbook making it a bit tricky to decide what to have. Luckily we had a fabulous waitress who helped us with choices. My only disappointment was not... More

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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

My daughters took me to Bodega for the evening before father's day as they do not open on Sunday. Great latin food with surprising and beautiful taste. We ordered several dishes to share and taste. Really enjoyed from the starter to the dessert. Do order the Banana Split - its is not the american style associated with the name. Service... More

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

A very small, authentic menu. We took the last 2 available seats at the counter and enjoyed a delicious meal with wine.

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Launceston, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Hubby has been a fan of proprietors Ben and Elvis for some time and is the proud owner of their recipe book - so when the opportunity to enjoy the fare at Bodega presented itself - it was a very quick decision! A great space - quirky, funky, fresh and welcoming. The service was fantastic and the food....well the food... More

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Sydney, Australia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The restaurant is located on a quiet street deep in Surry Hills. We were second to enter as the place opened at 6pm and we had a show to get to later on. It filled up quickly though and we did see a few couples get turned away. Service was fantastic - attentive and efficient. We ordered several dishes and... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Bodega is superb! Wonderful, fresh, flavoursome food, great wine selection, nice vibe, excellent service. I had a birthday dinner here recently and really appreciate all at Bodega for making it a great night. This was my first visit but it won't be long until I return to try all of the other tempting items on the menu - really like... More

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Sydney, Australia
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106 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This a great place, if you can find a table. We sat by the bar and had delicious tapas, Extensive wine list, great food, a treat for non meat eaters as well as meat eaters. Well worth the wait for a table. Top Marks

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Newcastle, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Fantastic food and service for a special birthday dinner-even got the quiet room which was great for my age group!

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Port Douglas, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This place is amazing, love the food .. Highly recommend this place. So good, can't wait to go back and try the other food on the menu

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Really good food served here, in a lively setting. There was a queue before it opened, which is always a good sign.

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