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L 1 336 Riley St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9212 3035
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good30%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“jerk pork” (2 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Jamaican
$$ - $$$
L 1 336 Riley St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

The venue is really cool, and the bar staff pretty nice. It's unfortunate the place has to shut down at midnight as it's in a residential zone none the less pretty cool vibe.

AVCCommunityManager, Reservations Agent at Queenies, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2017

Thanks for the great review! We hope to welcome you back again soon!

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Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

I had gone to Queenies on a Saturday night for dinner, and may I say, I am super happy about the outcome. It is the closest thing to a proper curry goat that i can get in Sydney. I will be returning, also the vibe...More

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AVCCommunityManager, Manager at Queenies, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2017

Hi There. Thanks for the great review. We hope to welcome you back again soon!

Reviewed February 23, 2017

I have eaten at Queenies at least 6 times. The first 3 visits were great. They had a fantastic menu selection that included BBQ ribs - and although it was a bit pricey - you got a lot for your money. $30 would give you...More

Thank kevinjapan13
opdcmarketing, Community Manager at Queenies, responded to this reviewResponded March 2, 2017

We're sorry to hear about your last experience at Queenies and would like to let you know we've made improvements to the team. Could you please email feedback@theaustralianvenuecompany.com.au with the date/time of your visit. We would love to discuss this further and make it up...More

Reviewed February 8, 2017

Wanted to try somewhere in Surry and saw this was rated quite well. Went up on a Wednesday after work, it was pretty empty and service was good. The waitress explained everything and was really nice. Got a comp watermelon with coconut dish, was different....More

Thank Jacqui H
Reviewed January 21, 2017

Let me start with the excellent service but really its the food that i have come here for - expecting smoky spicy bursting with flavour dishes. Ordered the jerk mackerel - the fish flavour overwhelmed any taste of the jerk and the vegetable medly was...More

Thank SurferSooki
opdcmarketing, Community Manager at Queenies, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We're very sorry to hear you were disappointed in the food. If you could contact us at feedback@themelbournevenuecompany.com.au with the date and time of your visit, we will investigate this further. Thanks.

Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Queenies had this funky, tacky vibe in their decoration which is pretty cool. It serves wonderful Caribbean food, everything on the menu is just so delicious. Jerk chicken is a must try with dirty rice and sweet potato fries. The best bonafee pie ever, must...More

Thank ConnieConijiwa
Reviewed July 17, 2016

Dined at Queenies on a Saturday. Entrance is through the busy & buzzy Forresters Hotel and up two flights of stairs. We liked the attempt to create some sort of Caribbean decor with low lighting and music to suit, though the music was too loud...More

Thank Yani51
Reviewed July 7, 2016

I was at Queenies two nights ago with a group. We eventually ordered and when the food arrived, my steak was not cooked as requested. One friends meal failed to turn up at all. When my steak was returned, they still did cook it as...More

1  Thank Stephen G
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Queenies has become a local favourite since the first time we visited. The vibe is playful, with a miss mash of 70's relics and Jamaican icons lining the walls. The fare is rustic and generous, with most dishes served to share and cocktails available in...More

Thank JayHi96
Reviewed May 7, 2016

This restaurant has been on my list for a while, so when friends who love spicy food (to the extent that they carry Tabasco sauce with them) came to town it seemed like the planets were aligned. Upstairs at the Forrester's Inn in Surry Hills,...More

1  Thank dsm1961
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L 1 336 Riley St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighborhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9212 3035
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