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“Excellent - did not disappoint”
Review of The Malaya

The Malaya
Ranked #78 of 6,519 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $22 - $89
Cuisines: Malaysian
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Good for: Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Central Business District
Reviewed November 19, 2013

We chose this restaurant after reading reviews on tripadvisor and were not disappointed. Arrived at 8 on a wet Monday night, place very busy, great atmosphere.
The food was excellent, superb flavours , best Asian food we have had. Service good too. Would recommend, probably better to book.

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Reviewed November 13, 2013

This restaurant was recommended, the first impression I had when I entered the restaurant was it was very noisy like one would be in a enclosed fish market.I requested for a quieter area and after couple more requests, was given a table in a less noisy corner. The service was good but the food was average, some dishes were lacking the authentic flavours, it was catered more for the western palates. The main attraction was the location looking out onto the King st Wharf, nice view!

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Reviewed November 3, 2013

We selected this restaurant after reading the great reviews and it did live up to the expectations.

The food was delicious. They do have some very good cocktails as well.
The service could be a little more attentive. However the staff was very friendly.
We would have loved to get a table near the windows with a superb view of Darling Harbour. Given that we had booked on the same day, we had to do with a table near the bar / kitchen. So can't complain.

Overall very good experience. Would definitely visit again.

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Thank Saarthak_Mahapatra
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Reviewed November 2, 2013

This is one of our favourite restaurants in Sydney. From the moment you walk in the service is excellent. The food is so good! Our favourite dishes are : chicken satays, popiah, Szechuan eggplant, coconut beef rendang and their original chicken curry.
The Darling Harbour Views are a bonus. Book early as they are fully booked frequently.

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Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed October 29, 2013

We went to this restaurant based on the fact it received a traveler's choice award. This restaurant definitely lived up to the reviews. We had the Signature tasting menu and it was outstanding. Every dish was incredibly flavorful.

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Thank Colorado2010
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