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Darbar Fine Indian Cuisine

#699 of 4,470 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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134 Glebe Point Road | St. Johns Road, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
(02) 9660 5666
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Originally popping out for a quick bite to eat we decided on a whim to try this place. It turned out to be as wonderful night with lovely food and very good service in a beautiful restaurant. I can't wait to return.

Thank Rob B
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice restaurant, great service and the food was delicious, the best curry I've had in Sydney.

Thank Jeff C
Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we are very regular at Darbar. This is one of out go to places for Indian dinner. The location is convenient and you will find loads of parking around.. Be sure to book if visiting on weekends, They have recently increased the prices which we din like much ( :D OBVIOUSLY ) .. but the ambiance is truly amazing and... More 

Thank vacationaddict_009
Sydney, Australia
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192 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Assessed on food alone, Darbar Fine Indian Cuisine produced one of the five best Indian restaurant meals I’ve eaten in Sydney.  The food is spot on, even if negotiating variable portion sizes can require a bit of staff assistance. Seeing the size of our Jal Pari Hariyali ($17) caused the next table to remove it from their order. It’s a... More 

Thank Jackie M
Sydney, Australia
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

I dined here recently for a 30th birthday celebration and was very impressed with the delicious and tasty food. We had several different choices and each one was as good as the next. All this was served with a smile and all made a for a very pleasant evening. The value for money was amazing too.

Thank clareville
Bridport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Thank you to all the staff who served us with impeccable service, smiles and offered great menu suggestions for our party of 9 for a 30th birthday. We loved every dish. Many thanks for making this so enjoyable. A great place for dinner and so reasonable too.

Thank Meryl D
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Husband has been several times but first time for me. Beautiful looking restaurant with lots of Character. Staff were very friendly and polite. Food, well where do I start. Excellent, tasty, presented well, reasonably priced, Delicious. Will definitely be visiting here again. Definitely recommend. BYO or Bar service. Gorgeous chocolate truffle to finish with.

Thank Deborah M
Norah Head, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Went here with our boys for dinner on a Tuesday evening and the place got packed, a big thank you to Vinay and all the team for a very enjoyable and satisfying evening, service is second to none and the food is to die for. The masala tea is a must beverage after dinner OMG awesome, will definitely return every... More 

Thank Sorro63
Kirribilli, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Its cold, so a good curry is in order, and after several disappointments, I finally found a good one! With BYO allowed, no less. Pretty busy on a Friday night, this is a very interesting cave-like looking space, with heaters strategically placed to keep you toasty. With a friend, we picked out chicken tikka and a dosa to start with,... More 

Thank TheConstantEater
Moncton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016

We had just missed the lunch time so went somewhere else for lunch but came back for supper and were very happy that we did! Nice atmosphere, attentive service who recommended some items that we were happy that he did. With six of us dining together we ordered family style all sharing plates and trying as much as we could.... More 

Thank JGDynamo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Private Dining
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Glebe Point Road | St. Johns Road, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Glebe
  • Neighborhood: Glebe
  • Phone Number: (02) 9660 5666

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Glebe

Neighborhood Profile
An inner city suburb along the water, Glebe has a deep-rooted sense of cultural history and heritage. It originated as a semi-rural resort for the well-to-do, but has transformed into a student-centric melting pot. Visit Glebe Point Road for ethnic cuisine as standard as Mexican, Indian, Italian and Chinese, or as diverse as Spanish, Bavarian, Polish, Czech and Lebanese. You will find that Glebe is accepting of the eccentrics and aboriginals that roam the streets, integrating students and people of all economic statuses into the multi-cultural fabric that distinguishes this suburb. Glebe Foreshore is a great destination for a leisurely walk along the Bay, and the Saturday market is a great scene for bargain hunters.
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