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Buon Ricordo

108 Boundary St, Paddington, New South Wales 2021, Australia
+61 2 9360 6729
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
108 Boundary St, Paddington, New South Wales 2021, Australia
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

There was three waiters was serve our table at the upstairs room. The first waiter with white coat and bald head, his services is terrible. Really terrible and rude service from him. Second waiter with white coat and long hair, the guy just standing there...More

Thank Joo Hau L
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We have been dining at Buon Ricordo ever since we moved to Sydney, yet for some reason I have not previously posted a review until now. This restaurant is timeless, occupying a traditional Paddington terrace house. It is a little old-school but a superb restaurant...More

Thank Bradley F
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

Must have been our lucky night. Parking out front promised the evening would be great. The welcome as always was warm and friendly. The ordering and delivery of drinks was quick. Plenty of time given to relax and peruse the menu. All meals were exquisite....More

Thank CapLeoConsulting
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

A restaurant with great reviews. However there is much hype. But what happened shocked me. The waiter suggested a wine not on the wine list. It later appears on the bill (see receipt) as Italian Red Wine. We had already had a glass of French...More

1  Thank undercoverelephant
Reviewed September 8, 2017

I had not been for a few years because we had always had ok rather than excellent meals. Nothing to change my view. Service was excellent, food good. It never ceases to amaze me that people have such contrasting views of the same restaurant. I...More

1  Thank Richar64
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Buon Ricardo ( italian for good memory) left an indelible memories Recommended by my close friend who is a well know celebrity chef in Sydney. A very warm welcome and personal touch as if they have known us for ever and we were the only...More

1  Thank Prem Latha S
Reviewed July 24, 2017

For as long as I can remember (that's a long time) the kitchen at Buon Ricordo has been serving forth classic and contemporary Italian cuisine of the highest order. Their standards have never faltered, which makes an evening here one of the most enjoyable culinary...More

Thank TheFarHorizon
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

At first glance seemingly a little old fashioned, but the meal was anything but. Understatedly professional, unobtrusive but very helpful front of house staff. The meal was classic Italian cooked to perfection. Loved it.

1  Thank Argus3953
Reviewed July 16, 2017

I selected this restaurant to celebrate a very special birthday and it did not disappoint. Their reputation lifted our expectations and we were not disappointed in any way. The atmosphere is subdued and intimate and the waiters were attentive yet discrete. Food of course was...More

2  Thank Alan P
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Going here over the years since the first days. Feels like home. Wonderful at all levels starting with Gemma's smile when you go through the door ... staff very knowledgeable and helpful. Goes without saying that everything is a fine culinary experience. Always. Until next...More

1  Thank PhilipSydney
Named after its London namesake, the suburb of
Paddington showcases streets lined with restored
Victorian terrace houses with very distinctive
features, like high ceilings and cast-iron balconies.
It is home to some of Sydney’s most prestigious art
galleries, including the Wagner Art Gallery and the
Butler Good Gallery, as well as the tourist
attraction, Paddington Markets, located in the grounds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$26 - $76
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, 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
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Boundary St, Paddington, New South Wales 2021, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Paddington>  > Paddington
  • Neighborhood: Paddington
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9360 6729
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