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Bacar Restaurant & Bar

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Australian, Gluten Free
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Herb Elliott Ave | Sydney Olympic Park, Homebush, Strathfield, New South Wales 2127, Australia
61287627959
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6:30 am - 10:30 am
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 10:30 am
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sydney, Australia
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156 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a classy place and nicely laid out. The service was mostly pretty good but getting water to the table quickly proved elusive and somehow we ended up with $13 Evian when all we wanted was tap. The entrees - Blue Fin Tuna and the scallops were excellent. However, our $40 sirloin steaks were overcooked, mine med rare was med... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked a table for 6:45pm, three adults one child and a high chair. (we were staying at the hotel, and the restaurant and food looked very nice) when we arrived we were seated and my 5 year old got given an adults menu. So we had to ask for a kids menu, as well as asked someone to take... More 

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Thank Nancy M
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

I made a booking for tonight 11 June 2016 at 7pm. When I talked to the staff who took my booking, he was very unfriendly. He was not happy when I asked for his name. After the phone, I felt that 5star restaurant should not have that unfriendly staff work there. I don't want to ruin my weekend. Then I... More 

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Thank jaywongso
Accor_Hotels_SOP, Restaurant & Bar Manager at Bacar Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hi Jaywongoso, thank you for your feedback. It is disappointing to hear that you felt that our staff were unfriendly on this occasion. I would appreciate an opportunity to invite to our restaurant and extend our warm welcome as we do for all our guests. Please contact me to discuss this further on h6411-fb@accor.com Kind Regards Akshay Bacar Restaurant &... More 

Bellingham, Washington
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504 reviews
310 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Bacar is a nice hotel restaurant with some room to grow in service operations.You may want to avoid coming here on a FRI or SAT. night as clearly they are experiencing some issues in handling the expected numbers of customers. The menu is limited in entrees but what I had was prepared extremely well and super tasty. The portion sizes... More 

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Thank KweqSmanit
Accor_Hotels_SOP, General Manager at Bacar Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hi KweqSmanit, thank you for dining with us at Bacar and I appreciate you taking the time to post your review. I will share the comments with our team, we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards, Nathan Cox, General Manager. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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109 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Staying at the Pullman, we had dinner at the hotel restaurant, Bacar. The menu is not extensive but certainly has some tasty options. Not cheap but certainly quality ingredients. I had the slow cooked beef which was very tasty.

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Thank Peter K
Accor_Hotels_SOP, Restaurant & Bar Manager at Bacar Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hi Peter, Thank you for taking the time to review the Bacar Restaurant and Bar. I'm very glad to read that you had a pleasant experience with us, I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Regards Akshay Arora More 

Newcastle, Australia
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77 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016

The team at Bacar are always out to please. Unfortunately the chef wasn't able to get our request for how the meet was to be cooked correct on the first attempt so we had to send it back. No problem and staff offered free drinks while we waited. The sorbet presentation and flavours where unusual I wouldn't order it again.... More 

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Thank Viv A
Accor_Hotels_SOP, Restaurant & Bar Manager at Bacar Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hi Viv, I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your experience with us. Thank you for the wonderful words that you have used to complement our services. I have passed along your feedback to our Kitchen team, it's feedback like this helps us improve our services. We are eagerly waiting to welcome you back to the Hotel in the... More 

The Entrance, Australia
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126 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on a Thursday night. The restaurant was not crowded but staffing was ample. I had the Canadian Scallops with Black Pudding as an Entree. Scallops were cooked to perfection but the black pudding was not top quality. Main was Hawkesbury Duck thigh with BokChoy. This was exquisite. The duck was tender and had little fat. The sauce was... More 

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Thank Steven R
Accor_Hotels_SOP, Restaurant & Bar Manager at Bacar Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hi Steve, Sounds like you had a really nice time at Bacar Restaurant & bar! Thanks for taking the time to send in a review. It's great to hear your kind words. We hope you'll come back and see us again soon. Regards Akshay Arora More 

Terrigal
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186 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

I usually love meals at the Bacar ever since they opened, singing their praises to anyone who will listen. I have even attended great cooking classes there. They have a new menu and there were definitely a few glitches with dishes not living up to descriptions. Eg. While their polenta chips were OK, their accompanying "truffle" emulsion had no hint... More 

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Thank menzies55
Accor_Hotels_SOP, Restaurant & Bar Manager at Bacar Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hi Menzies55, We really appreciate you coming to us with your feedback, and we really are sorry to hear that you had an unpleasant experience at Bacar restaurant & bar. We have passed your feedback regarding our current offerings onto our management team, so that we can address this straight away. We look forward to welcoming you back to Bacar... More 

Florence, Italy
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Admittedly we ate there on New Years eve, but the restaurant appeared to be only less than half full. The staff appeared to be not wanting to be there, and flat, indiffernt service. 30 minutes and 3 reminders to get our pre-dinner (ordinary and very expensive) cocktails. We were asked 3 times in that time if we had decided on... More 

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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104 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Last time we ate here 8 months ago it was very good. This time we waited quite awhile for our order of 2 Rare Steaks which when they came were more like medium well done. We sent them back and waited again though not so long this time! They were very good. Apologies plus not being charged for our bottle... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $52
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:30 am
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herb Elliott Ave | Sydney Olympic Park, Homebush, Strathfield, New South Wales 2127, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Strathfield  >  Homebush
  • Phone Number: 61287627959
Description
Welcome to Bacar Restaurant and Bar. Experience our seasonal menu's designed by Executive Chef Ben Nicholls. The menu reflects an upscale contemporary inspiration in its presentation, flavours and style. It features both light and substantial offerings to accommodate both your palate and schedule. We invite you to compliment your dining experience with a choice from our extensive wine and beverage menu or treat yourself to one of our signature cocktails. Private dining spaces are also available with the Bacar team on hand to meet your requests and ensure you and your guests have the most memorable experience.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?