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Altitude Restaurant

176 Cumberland St | Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9250 6000
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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176 Cumberland St | Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Altitude is on the 36th floor of the Shangri-La Hotel in Sydney and has great views. The Staff are friendly and efficient. Dining is intimate and romantic. Having said that, the food was a major disappointment to us. At $400 for the 2 of us,...More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 3 days ago

My close friend treated me to a lovely birthday dinner here in November last year. The service was great and we were even re-seated at a window table! We had the epi curious menu and it was beautifully plated, tasty food. The portions were filling...More

Thank Jackstar01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I had a great experience at Altitude; we went during Vivid Festival and as you can imagine the view is absolutely stunning; great for a special occasion. The service was absolutely amazing; our very friendly waiter was charming and extremely attentive, he...More

Thank Jacqueline O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I initially booked Altitude because of Vivid, and I made the right choice. The restaurant had magnificent views with such an amazing staff - particularly Davide and Tyler. We ordered off the a la carte menu and not the Vivid set course dinner, but the...More

Thank Anj B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is all about fine dinning and view. So, I recommend this for special occasions or if you want to impress! Food and wine is evidently high quality and service is excellent. View is magnificent and if you are lucky to get a window seat...More

Thank Bahram B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here during the Vivid light festival, so the restaurant, with its magnificent view over the harbour, was full. We had a second sitting time of 8.30pm. Menu was good, as was the food, although I must say that there were probably too many ingredients...More

Thank 60Cam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Used to be one of my favourite restaurants in Sydney. Went during Vivid and the place was way overbooked. We were told to wait 20minutes in the bar next door before we could be seated (there was no room at the bar either so we...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there for dinner and organised the degustation menu with paired wines.the food was decent size portion and the sashimi dish and raspberry dessert with fairy floss was to die for. The other dishes were ok but certainly no wow factor. The wines I...More

Thank JoSheehan07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I dined here with a group of friends. We had the set course menu which consisted of four courses with some lovely palette cleansers and extra pre dinner and post dinner tasters. There was a good variety of options on the set menu and the...More

Thank sassymissc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really disappointed in this restaurant. After a long day of walking around Sydney, we decided to just stay in the hotel for a late dinner. Where do I begin? How about with the drink. When we ordered it, we were told that they get it...More

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neighborhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
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Rachel G
Hi, Does anyone know how much it generally costs to dine at Altitude per person, and also the cost to book the private dining room? Thanks
September 27, 2016|
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Response from Paul F B | Reviewed this property |
Figure on about $150+ for two, including a glass of wine for two. The menu varies frequently, so your dinner choices will dictate the final amount. We have found it to be a 'nice treat". Service is wonderful, food is... More
Please just confirm that our small toilet trained dog would be allowed. Thank you
December 28, 2014|
Response from GudrunSmith | Property representative |
Hi cath42. Dogs are not allowed up in Altitude. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Cumberland St | Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > The Rocks
  • Neighborhood: The Rocks
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9250 6000
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