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The Cook's Garden

272 Bobbin Head Rd, Turramurra, Ku-ring-gai, New South Wales 2074, Australia
+61 2 9144 5086
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
272 Bobbin Head Rd, Turramurra, Ku-ring-gai, New South Wales 2074, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Went there for a friend’s birthday lunch as we had heard good things but were quite disappointed. We ordered the summer salad which had tasteless thawed limp prawns and not much flavour - all for $32. Won’t be going back.

Thank Carolyn B
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the meal. The steak was cooked to perfection and the dessert trio was just delicious. Relaxing afternoon in a nice atmosphere. Would recommend.

Thank Nat C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the first time in years. The food was delicious and the service was friendly but slow, they needed an extra person on the floor. The pork belly was succulent and tender but the highlight was the desert menu, souffle, chocolate pot...More

Thank YummyHunter77
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here for both lunch and dinner several times previously and enjoyed it. However, we had dinner there recently and were very disappointed. When we arrived there were 5 young wait staff standing around chatting and eating their take away dinner and they...More

Thank martynandrea
Rick N, Owner at The Cook's Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your feedback. I will certainly look into the issues you have raised regarding staff. With regards to food we have not moved away from our core values but have combined our pub and restaurant menus. The outcome of this is that more pub...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Really great food and super attentive service. Also, wine lovers dream! Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank William W
Reviewed December 16, 2017

I took my mum for a christmas lunch today and it is the first time we have been there for a few years. The waitresses could not have been more pleasant or efficient - they were all lovely. The food was so good and plentiful...More

Thank Motherduck21
Reviewed December 16, 2017

I recently visited the cooks garden with 14 friends and it was fabulous. As we had a large group they contacted me well in advance to request a set menu with a choice of 3 mains and 3 desserts. Everyone chose different meals and we...More

Thank jayneeveringham
Reviewed November 24, 2017

Our tennis group booked a lunch at the Cook's Garden. We were told that we had to limit our choices to only 3 things off a menu given to us in advance and that we would be given an 18% surcharge for our group of...More

Thank Deborah D
Rick N, Owner at The Cook's Garden, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2017

Hi Deborah. Thanks for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your lunch. I would just like to clarify that we charge a service fee in lieu of a tip which is given to the staff and this fee is 5%. We have never...More

Reviewed November 24, 2017

Recently visited based on the good reviews on TA. Service was really good. We ordered the following: - Grilled Zucchini Bruschetta - Salad of House Smoked King Salmon - Truffle and Ricotta Gnocchi - Tasting Trio All meals were nice. The Gnocchi was the highlight....More

Thank Tony_99x
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

On this occasion I went with a couple of girlfriends for a drink and niblbles which was a lovely way to end the day. I’ve also been for lunch with my Mum. The menu has a good selection of delicious, casual meals. There’s also a...More

Thank vanessah22017
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Julie B
September 1, 2016|
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Response from kooringal32 | Reviewed this property |
Restaurant fully licensed. BYO Wed-Fri (wine only) $4pp. No BYO for groups of 8 or more.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $32
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:15 PM
9:00 AM - 10:15 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Bobbin Head Rd, Turramurra, Ku-ring-gai, New South Wales 2074, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Ku-ring-gai  >  Turramurra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9144 5086
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