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“Great Harbour Views”
Review of Cafe Sydney

Cafe Sydney
Ranked #26 of 6,394 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: European, Seafood, Australian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Neighborhood: Central Business District
Reviewed August 20, 2013

Went there with a couple of friends and without reservation got a table outside with Harbour View which is simply stunning and very vibrant. The food was amazing, the service was a little slow, but they were undoubtably very busy. No hesitation this restaurant is a must do if visiting Sydney but would suggest reserving would be best and if a fine day an outside table looking out on the Harbour is a must.

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Reviewed August 17, 2013

Our first night in Sydney was made even more special with dinner at Cafe Sydney. We sat a table for two on the outdoor balcony overlooking the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The views, the weather and the food were delightful. The service was spectacular. A memorable evening.

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Reviewed August 17, 2013 via mobile

We organised a dinner for 30 with a set menu and it was outstanding.

Good view lousy food, so the saying usually goes but Cafe Sydney is Amazing View and excellent food.

View: harbour bridge and circular quay. Service: friendly, attentive and faultless.

Wine list looked like I need a return visit to explore it further and I will try for the outside verandah when we dine with a few fewer!

Like the city it named itself after this restaurant is world class.

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1  Thank Mac-Mann1
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Reviewed August 16, 2013

Myself and my wife brought 2 friends here as it was there first time in Australia. We were lucky to get a window seat outside which has a perfect view of the Harbour Bridge.

The best review I can give is that they havent stopped talking about it since, which pretty much says it all I think. Everything was excellent, I couldnt really pick a fault at all. The average punter would not be eating here regularly as it is pricey, but it really is a great treat for bringing in someone if you want a special night out.

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1  Thank RobByrne2010
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Reviewed August 12, 2013

If this is number 15 in Sydney, the other 14 must be unimaginable. This, in my opinion, is the the best ever. The service, the food, the view. I was in a party of 7. No-one had to ask for anything because the staff thought about it before we did. The Sydney Rock Oysters, the duck...all of it outstanding food. The view is unbelievable at night. This place is a must for everyone.

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