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35 Perouse Rd, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
(02) 9326 7775
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice Italian/Meat and friendly staff

Came here for dinner one night. We ordered scallops wrapped in a bacon which were delicious, lamp rump and sirloin for our mains (medium- meat was good, good sauces) and desert was tiramisu and hazelnut and vanilla bean gelato ( vanilla bean was average) and 2 x glasses of Shiraz. Total came to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
KiwiBlonde
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Sydney, Australia
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40 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

Came here for dinner one night. We ordered scallops wrapped in a bacon which were delicious, lamp rump and sirloin for our mains (medium- meat was good, good sauces) and desert was tiramisu and hazelnut and vanilla bean gelato ( vanilla bean was average) and 2 x glasses of Shiraz. Total came to about $97 (AUD) which I thought was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We have been to, and enjoyed this restaurant on many occasions, but last night they really missed the mark! We chose to have dinner there as it was our wedding anniversary and to be part of one of the local restaurants involved in Earth Hour. It was very busy (as it nearly always is), but the waitress was cheerful and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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169 reviews 169 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This is my favourite Italian in my local area. Always buzzing with people all weekend so remember to book. I chose the tomato bruschetta instead of an entree. Very happy with that. My partner had the scallops wrapped in bacon and served on rice. He said it was delicious. I then had the Balmain Bugs with penne. It had a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Been here many times with family, and with large groups. Food is always excellent, Italian food with lots of choice. This time I had the duck and the rest of the family had pasta with prawns, and we shared a salad. Everyone enjoyed their meals, generous portions and the service was really very good, very friendly staff.

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Sydney, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Very nice place good food acos the road of Mamas papa I like evry thing I don't like my self I like to eat to much

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Sydney
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80 reviews 80 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We had a very pleasant meal here with a group of friends, with great, but unobtrusive service. The menu was quite extensive, Italian based, and we all ordered different meals. No one was disappointed and each of the entrees, mains and desserts was perfect. The challenge was to save room for the desserts - the tiramisu was to die for,... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Visiting family in Randwick from UK. My partner and I have been here 3x in 2 weeks and the food and service have been excellent. The steak is to die for and the prawn starter is amazing. All of the staff are very friendly and the service has been great.

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Sydney
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My husband and I have been regulars at Pinochios for many years now. We return because of the warm welcome we always receive from this family run restaurant. The food is excellent and the menu reads like a book , there is something for everyone's taste, Pasta, Fish, Ribs, Steak......... And I have to mention Mary's homemade profiteroles as they... More 

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Australia
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80 reviews 80 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We were not sure what o have whilst in Randwick and after walking up and down the street, decided to try this Italian restaurant. Seated quickly and placed our order as soon as we could before the dinner rush. Love the spaghetti marina and the others were pretty good. Value for money. However, if you are short of time, definitely... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The food was beautiful. There was 5 of us and we all ordered different items but everyone was impressed. BYO as well.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 35 Perouse Rd, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick
  • Phone Number: (02) 9326 7775

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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