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Phamish Asian Cuisine

#808 of 4,551 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Darlinghurst
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Palmer St., Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9357 2688
Today
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Darlinghurst has to be the most popular suburb to either live in or visit. Try Phamish in Kings Lane, Darlinghurst for an excellent and innovative meal at a great price. All dishes are cooked to order. You can buy wine there or BYO.

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Thank Yvonne M
London, United Kingdom
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207 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just not great. The Asian Greens were served in a watery soy soup while the shallot chicken was all breast meat and for my tastes boring. I felt like I was eating my own stirfry (which is not what I want for $20). In hindsight we should have ordered what was recommended by the hostess as those dishes looked better.

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Thank Jay D
Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Sit in the lovely courtyard of Kings Lane and enjoy some of the best Asian food in the area. Everything is freshly cooked to order.

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Thank Yvonne M
Leverkusen, Germany
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

The summerrolls really got me. I still dream about them haha. The tofu and mushrooms were also good but just not my style. But thats my own problem. Overall very friendly staff and good food. Would recommend it.

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Thank TWeGER
Sydney, Australia
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

My son loves the food here and so he took me to this restaurant for dinner last week knowing I would love it too. He was right the food is fresh, different, delicious and I couldn't fault what we had. It was mid week and we only had to wait about 5 mins for a table, no bookings, but well... More 

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Thank marion2452
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57 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

The food was so good we overlooked the long wait and the rushed service. We couldn't find a single faux pas in the menu. Highly recommended.

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Thank Giorgio M
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Love this place. The good has been amazing every time I have been. Need to get there early as it is always busy. Most tables are outside so not sure what happens when it rains so go when the weather is fine.

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Thank Alexandra J
Fort Worth, Texas
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016

We ate here on the recommendation of a colleague and the food was really good. The restaurant is small and spills into a courtyard. Given the noise in the restaurant, the courtyard is the better place to sit. Everything we had was really solid, but I especially enjoyed the papaya salad, the salt and pepper prawns, and spring rolls. Look... More 

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zurich
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Went here on recommendations and been simply blown away by food. Portions are generous. We shared the Pamish rolls as appetizers (4 large rolls), and had two mains from the specials menu (prawns with aubergines, chili and garlic as well as an extremely tender pork/veg dish). Service is efficient. Prices really reasonable, given quality and large portions. This is not... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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62 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

The best spring rolls I've ever had and the soft shell crab was great. Food came out all with 2-15 minutes even though it was really busy.

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Thank Sarah B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palmer St., Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Darlinghurst
  • Neighborhood: Darlinghurst
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9357 2688

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Darlinghurst
Home of the small bar revolution in Sydney, Darlinghurst has more bars per capita than any other suburb. Themes range from American whiskey bars and 1950’s theme bars to hidden bars requiring secret passwords. Oxford Street is the "Gay Capital" of Australia, where gay and lesbian-friendly venues feature “diva shows” and dancing until the morning. Vintage lovers flock to Crown Street, and small designer boutiques can be found along Victoria and Bourke Streets. Dining in Darlinghurst is a gastronomic adventure. Food from all over the world is on the menu, from American ribs to tapas, sushi to gelato and every ethnicity in between.
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