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“What an absolute gem of a restaurant” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Selah - CLOSED

Selah
12 Loftus Street | Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
(02) 9247 0097
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Price range: $40 - $40
Cuisines: Australian
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Good for: Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Brisbane
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
“What an absolute gem of a restaurant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

Loved it. The food was amazing. Everything was cooked to perfection and plated so well. The viewers reviews on this one are spot on. Well recommended

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
119 reviews 119 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 51 cities Reviews in 51 cities
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
“expensive with average food”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

We must admit to being a little disappointed after reading the reviews ion trip advisor. The place has a nice atmosphere with good service and an expensive but good wine list. We had fillet steak which was cooked well but was nothing special and expensive at $38. The sticky date pudding was a disappointment after the good reviews. Sarah Lee?? The total bill for two was over $175 with tip. At that price one expects something really special on an international scale. Unfortunately this place doesn't provide it.

Visited September 2013
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“City intimacy with great food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

Lovely city restaurant. Very intimate for the city will great food and a good wine list. Highly recommend

Visited September 2013
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Adelaide
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46 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 43 cities Reviews in 43 cities
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
“Very enjoyable relaxed dining”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Our group of 10 or so had a lovely meal at this intimate little restaurant on Loftus St. The menu is well organised around a number of starters and mains, and there are good wines by the glass as well as craft beer options on the drinks list. I opted for the squid as an entree. Tasty, not too salty and with a crisp batter. My main was the beef dish. Cooked as ordered and a quality piece of meat. Service is attentive and professional, without being intrusive or pretentious. Recommended.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Great little restaurant”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

I've now eaten here many times and never been disappointed. The food is consistently both imaginative and delicious, the ambience is pleasing and the staff are lovely and efficient. They also have a very good wine list and plenty of nice wines by the glass.
Though Selah is tucked away on Loftus St and easy to miss, it's also incredibly handy to hotels, trains, buses, ferries and parking.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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