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Uighur Cuisine

Shop 1, 8 Dixon St (Cnr of Liverpool & Dixon St), Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Chinatown)
(02) 9267 8555
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Ranked #643 of 5,305 Restaurants in Sydney
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Asian
Neighborhood: Chinatown
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  • English first
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English first
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Loved the flavours of the Northern Chinese cuisine served at this utilitarian restaurant. Really not to be missed if you enjoy beautiful broth, warm spicy flavours and great food cooked and served in a simple way.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

By chance we walked into this basic looking restaurant just wanting to have a quick meal before a concert. No character whatsoever about the decor, tentatively we ordered a spicy lamb soup, lamb skewer and beef samosa between my partner and me. All of them were authentic and delicious, especially the lamb skewer, we can't help but add a stir-fried... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The place has absolutely no charm. It feels like a retirement home cafeteria with wallpaper that I remember seeing last back in 1982. However, the food is so authentic that it will feel like your Uyghur aunt invited you for dinner and she's serving you! Definitely the lamb skewers. The softest meat you'll taste in Sydney. Shorbas (soups) that have... More 

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

its a mixture of Chinese and Turkish cuisine. I had lamb stir fry and meat pancake. They were amazing. I am Definitely going back there to try different dishes

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Shanghai, China
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760 reviews 760 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
1,796 helpful votes 1,796 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

This restaurant, located in Chinatown, offers something different than the usual Cantonese fair found in Sydney's Chinatown. We particularly reccommend the dumplings and shallot pancakes. The restaurant is BYO. This, coupled with ordering strategically, makes it a good value option.

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

While we were in Sydney, we came here every day. The food is great and very juicy. Cannot fault it at all.

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Sydney
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

This place was originally recommended to us as an Uzbekistani restaurant - and we believed it and promoted it as that until only last week when we went with my sister who had traveled through the region confirmed to us that this was food from western China... Embarrassing, but regardless, excellent food and really cheap. Sometimes better than other times,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012 via mobile

Food was excellent. Very distinctive flavours. Good value for money.

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Top Contributor
453 reviews 453 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
228 helpful votes 228 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2011 via mobile

Uighur food is great - fusion of Chinese and Turkic food - and this place is agreat change from all the dodgy Chinese restaurants on Dixon St. Sometimes oily or gristly though. Limited drink offerings but service has been good whenever I've been there. Excellent value and big portions.

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Sydney, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2011

This is a very simple comfortable restaurant in terms of style. The walls are adorned with pictures and wall hangings of Uighur musicians and the ceiling is covered by a fake grape vines. In the corner is a TV and they play a DVD featuring music from Uighur. Don't let any of this put you off though if you fuss... More 

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Additional Information about Uighur Cuisine

Address: Shop 1, 8 Dixon St (Cnr of Liverpool & Dixon St), Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: (02) 9267 8555
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Chinatown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Asian

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