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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


$2 - $46
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Wow what a night. Booked an outdoor table and with a slight breeze and shade from the late sun it was like being in a meditteranean courtyard. Had a few drinks to start and then amazing food including fava (broad bean paste), prawns, calamari, spiced...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank egareth
Reviewed January 4, 2019

A lovely set up and wonderful service. Efendy is a place you would love to go with a big group of people because you can try a diverse range of food items. There are some nice flavours with their food and quality ingredients. Suitable for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Having traveled over the years to Turkey I can vouch that Efendy is sensational. Authentic food, great flavor, and a welcome that the Turkish are world class at. We felt right at home and loved sitting outside, plenty of space. Dietary needs were no problem....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank max-lulu
Reviewed December 9, 2018

Five of us for dinner; the shared platters of fresh delicious Turkish food just kept coming, the service was seamless, the wine flowed freely - a very pleasant way to spend an evening catching up with friends. Efendy has been here ‘forever’ and continues to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank AnnBurleigh
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Was at Efendy classic Turkish ottoman cuisine last week for a function in Balmain! Omg the food was magnificent and delicious not to mention the sweet Turkish desserts! This place is win win great food! Great location! And great service! 👍👍

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank gussgould
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is not in Barangaroo or Sydney cbd. There’s no enticing view or impressive decor. It’s just a casual dining place but the price and portion say different stories. Calamari dish (hot meze) comes in chopped micro sized calamari mixed with veggies in 4...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank asiandub1
Reviewed November 22, 2018

Had dinner with 6 people and it did not disappoint. Service quick and friendly. Great choices of shared plates and extensive wine list. Food was fresh and large serves. Average prices. Recommended

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

4.5 stars. We came here for Sunday lunch and decided on the banquet menu, "Efendy Feast", which saved us having to think. Everything was absolutely delicious, and the food kept on coming - we were almost full when they said they would bring our our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Anne N
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast with friends- few people sitting outside both when we arrived and when we left- but all tables booked and none available for us. Breakfast was interesting and different, lots of little things to choose from, ranging from savoury to sweet or spicy. Coffee in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Feast for your eyes and belly! This restaurant served a wonderful breakfast to us however we felt its set menu is very over priced. You're served A LOT of food so make sure you're hungry! They serve this crazy sweet turkish tea which i had...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and
be enchanted with this picturesque and eclectic
waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take
you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens
and shops offering wholefood products and organic
cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates
from the hotels at night. As the place where the
Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has
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Response from DesiP22 | Reviewed this property |
no real menus for children, the menu might be a little fussy for them.
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Response from SomerSiv | Property representative |
Hi Libby, no we are not. Thanks
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