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Petersham Portuguese Chicken

98 New Canterbury Rd, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales 2049, Australia
(02) 9560 2369
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Ranked #3,553 of 5,373 Restaurants in Sydney
Price range: $13 - $17
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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  • English first
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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104 reviews 104 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I've been coming here for over 12yrs. Never again! Standing in line & I get pushed aside by a very rude customer. When I voiced my complaint the woman serving 'us' said he had placed an order over the phone. So what!!!!! I was there first, he can wait his turn. Not only that the woman was rude & belligerent.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014 via mobile

We love coming here for our monthly chicken fix and as other reviews stated service can be unfriendly but we don't care because the chicken and chili sauce is divine and being abused dose not bother me as I am married and are very used to it.:-)

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Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

best charcoal chicken, would be even better to order online and avoid seeing unfriendly employees and owner

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

I used to go here To get chicken and chips as a child with my dad... Unfortunately about 10years ago my father stopped going here as there was a lady who was quite rude towards him working there one night. Oh well they just lost business from us, the rest of our family and friends from then on we went... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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104 reviews 104 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

I used to come to this place many years ago for about 10 years. The chicken (when hot) is lovely with unique flavours from Angola (despite the name, this type of charcoal chicken is not from Portugal, rather Angola), the famous peri-peri sauce is hot, hot, hot. Now the service. As I said previously, I've frequented this place a lot... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Great BBQ'd chicken i have had in ages. The meat skewer was also fabulous. Make sure you also go for the flat potatoes and not the chips (which also looked great). Still dreaming about it today:) You can also BYO which i do not think they charged us for, even though there was a corkage charge on the menu.

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Sydney, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2010

A regular favourite the chicken is a amazing, simple but very tasty you can't go wrong when you add the chill is sauce. You should book but we have turned up early on a number of occasions. Only very slight neg - cash only

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Additional Information about Petersham Portuguese Chicken

Address: 98 New Canterbury Rd, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales 2049, Australia
Phone Number: (02) 9560 2369
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 13 - 17

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