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“Worth a visit” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Vamp's B Y O Bistro

Vamp's B Y O Bistro
227 Glenmore Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2021, Australia (Inner East)
9331-1032
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Ranked #511 of 5,171 restaurants in Sydney
Cuisines: European, French, Australian
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Inner East
Geelong, Australia
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62 reviews 62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 38 cities Reviews in 38 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“Worth a visit”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Really good food, great staff and an enjoyable experience. Good bottle shop and pub on the next corner to get you started, then a really good meal and restaurant experience. Very good service, small intimate restaurant with plenty of atmosphere. Our second visit and won't be the last. Can recommend the pate's and especially the duck and desserts. Great interaction with the staff which created a really good dining experience. Will definitely be back again, having come up from Melbourne to visit our son who lives nearby.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Terrific bistro experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Authentic French food. Great execution and considering the large menu size they do a great job. Classics like pate, French onion soup are terrific and all the meat dishes were great. Surprisingly the pomme frites were not much good.
The BYO is a bonus. Service was very freindly and we had a fun and relaxed evening. Highly recommended.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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53 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Good food, great service, nice ambience, a bit expensive”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013 via mobile

Small crowded little place with some resemblance of a good restaurant in Paris.
Great menu selection and nice service and people ...
Priced right up there... In fact, a bit over priced.

We keep coming back tho.

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7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“A great find”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013 via mobile

We came across this charming restaurant by chance and we were not disappointed . The food and service were excellent the pricing was good for the quality of food and wine .location lovely and obviously a local favourite, a definite return visit .

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Very quick service with a smile, food was very reasonable!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

Business dinner for 5 selected by a local. Food did not disappoint. Prices very reasonable for he quality. Ate non 'frenchy' style, but most of us selected off the specials. Meal size was very good for the type of restaurant. Prices were very reasonable. Shared sides between 5 and three was adequate. No one was hungry for dessert so all had coffee and petite-fours chocolate truffle. Couldn't believe how fast the service was without feeling like we were being pushed out. Dined on a mid weeknight.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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