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Bistro Avoca

133 Avoca St | Coogee, Clovelly,, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
+61 2 9399 9667
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“wine list” (7 reviews)
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French, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
133 Avoca St | Coogee, Clovelly,, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
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Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

We have previously visited Bistro Avoca 5-6 times in previous years, but hadn’t been in about 6 months. It appears perhaps management and the chef may have since changed, as it wasn’t quite as good as it had been previously. Whilst service was courteous and...More

2  Thank Bgl2013
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

we have lived in the area for a few years and always rely on bistro avoca to give us amazing tasty food and guaranteed value for money. however this time the food looked and tasted different. having read some review it looks like it has...More

4  Thank timtamalam
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

Truely a hidden gem in Avoca Street. This was modern French food at excellent prices. I had the Confit Duck Leg which was perfectly cooked. (Cost $29.00) My wife had the Braised Leg of Lamb which she said was superb. (Cost $32.00). To accompany our...More

Thank Paremata2
Reviewed April 6, 2017

I went on Wednesday during their Wednesday French night and I had a great night. The food is flavoring, great products and the service is amazing. I really enjoy their chicken paté as well as the crispy truffle brie for entree, then the duck leg...More

Thank baliebalo01
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

My sister and I visited for dinner on Wednesday night. Both the à la carte menu and a set "French Wednesday" menu are available. We each got the four course, perfectly portioned, French menu, which consisted of two entrees, a main and a dessert. This...More

Thank ExplorerGoddess
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Had my 60th birthday there with 24 people. The food, service and setting were nothing less than spectacular. Erez and his staff made the night very memorable. If you have a special function go and talk to them and they will make your night work...More

Thank mschlink2017
Reviewed January 23, 2017

I was looking for a venue for a big group of 16 friends for our annual friends Christmas dinner, and we were almost all double-venueing with an earlier sports group party at the Duke of Gloucester a short walk away. I was looking for a...More

2  Thank Dawn H
Reviewed December 1, 2016

My wife and wife went there for a quiet meal and discovered a quite excellnet restaurant, the original hidden gem. I had the Lamb backstrap and my wife enjoyed the Morton Bay Bugs. The restaurant is quietly sophisticated but is situated in suburb so perhaps...More

1  Thank Stewart F
Reviewed November 24, 2016

A visit to Bistro Avoca will certainly have you making return trips. The young French chef takes pride in his menu and that is obvious with the quality and presentation of the dishes. The service is friendly and efficient and the staff always make you...More

1  Thank j0rdanl1992
Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

This was our third visit to Bistro Avoca, and once again we loved our dining experience! We've been so fortunate that on each of our visits we have been waited on by Ximena and Erez, who create such a wonderful atmosphere and enjoyable evening of...More

Thank Bgl2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$26 - $45
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 Avoca St | Coogee, Clovelly,, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9399 9667
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Bistro Avoca is a contemporary restaurant offering French - Modern Australian cuisine and a selection of beers, wines and spirits at a moderate price in a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere.We pride ourselves in providing a constant variety of meals using what is at its freshest and in season. If you would prefer we do permit you to bring that special bottle of wine from home (corkage applies)but sorry no BYO beers or other beverages.We can cater for an intimate table for 2 right up to booking out the entire restaurant for your special occasion (up to 65 guests), corporate inquiries welcome.
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