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Tony Roma's

121-123 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (City Centre)
(02) 9299 8500
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Ranked #2,489 of 5,096 restaurants in Sydney
Price range: $0 - $31
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: City Centre
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: City Centre
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57 reviews from our community

42% Recommend
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English first
Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

I have eaten at Tony Roma's from the days when it was a drive in on Biscayne Blvd in Miami. Oh how things have changed, not for the better, If Tony were alive still he would be in tears. What have they done to ruin the great ribs and chicken of yester year. Keep clear, if you remember what were... More

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76 reviews 76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013 via mobile

Closed for ever :( check their website for details what a shame it was a great feed. I nearly hit caught out because I looked at the worldwide website.

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Katherine, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

After reading all the hype about Tony Roma's myself and a few friends in Sydney on business decided to try the meals. What a disappointment. One member of our party had not received his meal when all others had finished eating. When queried, we were told the meal had been sent to another table. Huge mistake as there were only... More

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Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

I always loved baby back ribs in here and they had nice entree's sampler to share. The staff are very ignorant, I should tell them many times only to get water. It's very quiet at lunch time but quite good so we feels like we can have the room for ourselves. Toilet not impressive as well.

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Bendigo, Australia
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147 reviews 147 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Well I've enjoyed pork spare ribs at some nice places around the world but Tony Roma's along Sussex St Sydney - they were simply delicious - as was the service and the other fine foods on offer.

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Perth, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

My partner and I live in Perth Wa, and Tony Romas is one of our favourite restaurants to eat. The food is fresh; the service is pleasant and the restaurant is clean and well maintained. There is often a wait for a table and we understand that this is due to the high volume of customers and the increased popularity... More

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South Coast, England
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We were tired and hungry, and this did what it needed to do, but after a month in Sydney, with all the amazing feasts available, this was a waste of good time and money. The only thing I liked was being able to order a side of mashed potato (which was good). But sides came in small dishes rattling on... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

Mediocre food, poor service and expensive food. The ribs themselves were nice but the sides were horrible. Staff seemed like they wanted to be elsewhere and the decor of the restaurant needs updating. Won't be back in a hurry.

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Adelaide, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

After two previous visits to this restaurant, both of which were fantastic experiences, we couldn't wait to return on our next trip to Sydney. Sadly, I doubt we'll be back again. It was our first lunchtime visit, so maybe this was the different. There was only one waiter for the whole dining room (about half full) and while our order... More

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

My husband and I dined at Tony Romas last week, at the end of a fantastic holiday in Australia. We have eaten at Tony Romas in the States before and always been impressed with both their meals and the service. However, the service was very poor here. My husband ordered ribs, and as I was not too hungry, I ordered... More

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