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Cafe Sydney

5th Floor, Customs House | 31 Alfred Street Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (City Centre)
0292518683
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Ranked #33 of 5,232 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: European, Seafood, Australian
Neighborhood: City Centre
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Cafe Sydney is not always easy to get a booking at, and once you get there it is obvious why. The view is one of the best in Sydney, and if you can snag a balcony table and a good day, it is what Sydney lunches are all about. The wait staff are good and attentive, but like most places... More

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Auckland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Hidden away on top of the old customhouse, this restaurant is one of Sydney's icons. The design is striking and the view is stunning but the food and the service are the real stand-outs. The staff, and there are a lot of them, are some of the most professional I have met. The menu is varied and original, but with... More

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Sydney
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68 reviews 68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

The view has it all. The menu is divine and there is even a special vegan menu if anyone in your party is. Staff were accommodating and friendly. I couldn't rate it more highly. A place for celebrating and for something special

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

Had a wonderful night to celebrate a birthday. Food was excellent and the view worth it. Would recommend dining here.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

We traveled across Australia on our honeymoon and hit this restaurant thanks to some advice from some friendly locals on the ferry. This turned out to be the best meal we had in our entire stay. It was hard to get in but the views and meal more than made up for it. The staff was friendly and accommodating and... More

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

We planned a lovely night out for grandma's 75th birthday! After arriving late due to severe traffic jams we were reminded on arrival and several times during our stay that we had to leave at 8:15.We were seated at the wrong table and had to be reseated (They refolded the napkins for next group!!). The staff were not friendly, and... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

The circular quay location, view, vibe, food, wine, service - were all great. I'll definitely be back.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

I was supposed to meet my gf who had a family situation last minute so decided to come anyway. The bar is lovely and it has a great vibe and people watching. The people working there were very nice and the manager David in particular was so helpful and came over to check on my meal. I highly recommend this... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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156 reviews 156 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

I have been here a few times over the past 15 years and it just keeps getting better and better! Its a very popular spot though - so my main advice is book well in advance! I booked a couple of months in advance and still all the 7.00-9pm slots had already gone for the Saturday night. The staff here... More

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Flintshire
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

We visited with relatives whilst on our first visit to Sydney and were totally impressed. The staff couldn't have been more attentive and took great pains to get us some child friendly food options for my 14 year old. The view is just stunning and sitting on the veranda area was very cool and airy (on a hot day). I... More

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Address: 5th Floor, Customs House | 31 Alfred Street Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 0292518683
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City Centre
Cuisine: European, Seafood, Australian

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