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Hard Rock Cafe

Darling Harbour
American, Bar, Australian, Central American
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2-10 Darling Dr | Level 1, Harbourside Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+ 61 2 9280 0077
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Halifax, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited with family who had never been to a Hard Rock Cafe before, my husband and I visit one every location that has one, we told them how good the music and atmosphere was but unfortunately Sydney HRC was lacking on both, the food and drinks were both mixed up although the manager did part refund as an apology, the... More 

Thank Rachel O
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My partner and I always eat here when we travel to Adelaide, he loves the Southern Rock. The food is fantastic and we never leave disappointed. T

Thank Bec S
Wigan, England, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What's not to like, great music, great atmosphere, great food. I've been to quite a few Hard Rock Cafe's and this one lived up to the high standards set in all the others I've been to. I had the brisket and my wife had mac n cheese, we both loved the meals. The staff were friendly and attentive and the... More 

Thank Simon K
Sydney, Australia
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had my daughter's 21st Birthday Party at the Hardrock Café in the Jimi Hendrix Room with the theme 'Music Heroes'...what an amazing night! The planning was made easy thanks to Jess at the Hardrock, the cost was very reasonable and well worth it, the music was perfect, everyone loved the food and the staff were awesome!! The entrance with... More 

Thank MelindaJean66
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

special thanks to our great waiter josh, every1 was lovely tho....food was great and loads of cocktails

Thank G5270ZLmichelem
Sydney, Australia
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like the Hard Rock Cafe franchise you should definitely have at least once a drink/dinner here. The Burgers are quite nice but a little but overpriced for what you get. If you fancy dessert you should try the Oreo Cookie Cheesecake, it's huge, filling and very delicious. Overall it's a nice experience but overpriced.

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274 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to this hard rock. Service was good. The food was all tasty, apart from the vegetables on my husband's steak were cold. The Austin burger was great. We had the shared desert and the cobbler was best.

Thank JC00000
Canberra, Australia
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived the staff were happy, friendly and looked after me and my family. Our menu changes for dinner were easily accommodated for. Food came quickly and was hot and fresh. A very enjoyable evening!

Thank Juddy1982
Southampton, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's your typical Hard Rock Cafe from the interior, but the views from the restaurant are spectacular. The staff were attentive, the service was fast, and the food was fab. I'd highly recommend the Oreo Cheesecake for dessert, just make sure you leave room for it!

Thank Charlotte L
Miami Beach, Florida
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58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is not cheap, but you're paying for the brand and location Good burgers and salad as always. Thankfully, free soft drink refills

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Australian, Central American
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-10 Darling Dr | Level 1, Harbourside Centre, Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: + 61 2 9280 0077

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Staying in Darling Harbour

Neighborhood Profile
Darling Harbour
The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been transformed into a tourist mecca with entertainment for the whole family. Cockle Bay Wharf offers dining options from budget to upscale and million dollar views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to DJ's. Families can visit the Chinese Garden of Friendship or the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the world. The Australian National Maritime Museum and the IMAX theatre are also popular attractions. The Harbourside Shopping Centre is a site unto itself, with hundreds of shops, restaurants and bars. On Saturdays in the summer, the city puts on a spectacular fireworks show along the harbour's shore and there are plenty of other free events during the year - Darling Harbour Fiesta, VIVID’s light installations and the Sydney Festival, just to name a few.