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Marigold

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Level 4 & 5, 683 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
(02) 92813388
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10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sydney, Australia
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101 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've been to the Marigold for yum cha over the years and disliked the chaos, queues, staff rudeness etc... but we were invited to dinner with promises of seafood and a private room so we went. Same old chaos coming into the place, same old tired decor, lots of noise and then we were ushered to the private dining room.... More 

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Thank GabbyMalpas
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159 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place just for the bbq chilli octopus that you can get at yum cha! Haven't seen it anywhere else. The food is good and they offer a great variety at yum cha. Weekends get really busy and noisy - weekday lunches are less hectic.

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Thank Damien G
Sydney, Australia
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89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Most yum cha is hit and miss, especially in suburban locations. This central, Sydney CBD spot is one of the better places we've eaten in for years. The food is tasty, hot, and there is good variety. Definitely better than any of the places we've tried in say, Chatswood. 2 adults and a kid cost $70.

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Thank Lionsy
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff's service is good, and this restaurant is always very busy but the staffs are very fast to locate seats for customers. Food is also very good, as they are served in a cart/ trolley.. Wide selections of chinese Dim Sum, be it steamed or fried. I love the fried yam and it was really scrumptious.

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Thank adeacaphyong
Sydney
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy for yum cha lunch; we had 50 people but were seated quickly and food came around efficiently. Sometimes you do have to wait for a certain trolley to come but overall efficient service and value

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1 Thank Mfinity88
Perth, Australia
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had hope that this dim dum place would be better than those in Perth after some recommendations. The food certainly did not live up to expectation. The steam prawn rice crepe, century eggs and pork porridge and steam chicken feet were all too average. Nothing to shout about. It was expensive too!! Along with one serve of chinese tea,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had family yum Cha at the marigold. As always very good with wide selection. Very busy but was able to be seated within 10min. Staff were very efficient. My daughter loved the mango pancakes.

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the set menu ($30 PP ). Was really impressed with the food quality and value for money. Staff were attentive and eager to please. Highly recommend this restaurant

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1 Thank scorp30
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The yumcha here is okay, nothing outstanding but nothing too awful, the price is quite pricey and the service is very average , the place is buzzing dued to it prime location , in the heart of chinatown . Would i come back ? Properly not but i am sure they would still do well regardless.

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Thank Giang H
Broadbeach, Australia
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167 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sunday morning yum cha is outstanding. Service is of fresh food from overloaded trolleys. The hard working ladies have brusque serving styles and understanding their language can be challenging. Take this as part of your cultural experience. Be clear with the amount of serves requested though- you could be overloaded! Order as you go through the meal. An egg tart... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level 4 & 5, 683 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: (02) 92813388

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Staying in Central Business District

Neighborhood Profile
Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.