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Kingsleys Australian Steakhouse

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29A King St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly Kingsleys Steakhouse @ King St)
+61 2 9295 5080
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Located at 29a King Street, halfway between Kent and Sussex Streets...
Located at 29a King Street, halfway between Kent and Sussex Streets, Sydney in the heart of the CBD and housed in a former candle factory. Kingsleys transformed the site into a superb dining and entertainment space. From the intimate atmosphere of The Old Cigar Lounge (private dining room), to the spacious upper floors, its interior features exposed timber beams with cathedral ceilings. The extensive A-la-carte Menu boasts fresh produce with seasonal highlights from light entrees of seafood to a choice from 12 different grass and grain fed steaks… We also offer flexible Set Menus to ensure every dining experience is ambient and flavoursome.All Kingsleys steaks are bred and selected under the strictest guidelines. The result is export quality produce selected from the top 1% of Australian Beef. Taste the difference.
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Visitor rating
  • 36
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious

My wife and I were in our hotel looking at restaurants close to us and happen to come across kingsleys steakhouse. what a great find. The atmosphere is very calm and nice. The steaks is so tender and delicious. The service was ok-we couldn't really figure out who our waiter/waitress was because we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Alex H
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Iowa City, Iowa
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Iowa City, Iowa
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

My wife and I were in our hotel looking at restaurants close to us and happen to come across kingsleys steakhouse. what a great find. The atmosphere is very calm and nice. The steaks is so tender and delicious. The service was ok-we couldn't really figure out who our waiter/waitress was because we had 3 people coming up to our... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 NEW

Another case of paying top top top (not a typo) dollar (because of the location) and getting average service and ordinary food. We sat outside. No lighting whatsoever apart for two small lamps placed on the table. We struggled to read the menu. Menu selection very limited. It took staff longer than the acceptable time to clear the cutlery and... More 

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Steersons, Manager at Kingsleys Australian Steakhouse, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review us, we always appreciate people taking the time to pass on their feedback Could you let me know when you dined and if you made a reservation? Our outside area in ordinarily a non food service area unless specifically requested. It is primarily a smoking area. One of the reasons for this... More 

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160 reviews 160 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

I ate at Kingsleys' sister restaurant, Steersons on Darling Harbour, on a previous visit to Sydney and gave it a 3 blob score because I had a tough steak that had been incorrectly cooked and the service was inconsistent. In comparison I thought Kingsleys was much better. The setting can't compete with a view over the harbour but it is... More 

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Stockholm County, Sweden
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I had a ribeye. While not being elite, it was good enough to make me want to return. However, the Bearnaise sauce was pretty dull. Too little estragon, but there was something with the taste I didn't like. And I'm generally not picky with Bearnaise. Service was good, and you pay for the food, not for the view, which I... More 

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Carluke, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

My wife and I stumbled across this restaurant one evening while heading from our hotel to King Street Wharf to eat and it was an excellent 'find'. The restaurant is up a side street and almost hidden from view and the building was apparently an old candle factory which lends it a real 'lived in' ambience and keeps it cool... More 

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11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I have been to Kingsley's on several visits to Sydney however each and overtime I am greeted with a 'hi guys' which always turns me off. As it has a favourite dining menu though, we put up with it and just go along with it whilst shown to our table. The menu is extensive and caters for all - meat... More 

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Steersons, Manager at Kingsleys Australian Steakhouse, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write an extensive review. We always appreciate feedback so we can continue to evolve both our food and service. It's great to hear that your waiter gave you the service level we expect from our staff. I can only apologise if you felt the greeting was not appropriate, we try to cultivate a... More 

Ascot
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We spent a really nice evening here. Quite quiet but great steaks and surroundings. Staff excellent too.

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Perth, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Best fillet in 15 years and first time in Australia, accompanied by a delicious rocket salad with poarched pears. Not to mention good kiwi beer, first class Australian wine and excellent coffee with complementary great chocolate. Costs a bit more but worth every cent!

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London, England, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Really great steak, nice chilled ambience, pleasant attentive service and decent wine list. All you would want for a great meal out and it's away from the tourist meccas of Darling Harbour and Circular Quay. Would definitely recommend if you are looking for a good steak dinner in Sydney.

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Steersons, Manager at Kingsleys Australian Steakhouse, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review we always appreciate diners taking the time to give their feedback and great to hear you had a very positive experience, thanks for the recommendation More 

Austin, Texas
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Ate here with my daughter and we both had the fillet. Excellent taste, well cooked. The service was attentative but not overly so. The mushrooms needed more flavor.

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Steersons, Manager at Kingsleys Australian Steakhouse, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our restaurant. Very glad to hear you had good experience. We always appreciate feedback and will pass on your comments re the mushrooms to the kitchen. We hope to see you again in the future More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 29A King St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia (Formerly Kingsleys Steakhouse @ King St)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9295 5080

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 120

Description

Located at 29a King Street, halfway between Kent and Sussex Streets, Sydney in the heart of the CBD and housed in a former candle factory. Kingsleys transformed the site into a superb dining and entertainment space. From the intimate atmosphere of The Old Cigar Lounge (private dining room), to the spacious upper floors, its interior features exposed timber beams with cathedral ceilings. The extensive A-la-carte Menu boasts fresh produce with seasonal highlights from light entrees of seafood to a choice from 12 different grass and grain fed steaks… We also offer flexible Set Menus to ensure every dining experience is ambient and flavoursome.All Kingsleys steaks are bred and selected under the strictest guidelines. The result is export quality produce selected from the top 1% of Australian Beef. Taste the difference.
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?