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Pendolino

Shop 100-1-2, Level 2, 412-414 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9231 6117
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ravioli” (59 reviews)
“bread” (68 reviews)
“semifreddo” (14 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Shop 100-1-2, Level 2, 412-414 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 666 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a dinner here last night & ordered a degustation menu. It wasn’t good. Not at all!!! I started thinking... who hired their staff? Who trained them? How do they make their food? I mean I know they cook it but, seriously? Who is...More

1  Thank GrenHiston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rather slow service at the start but order eventually taken. Offered proscecco aperitif, which was good. Nice starters of spinach ravioli, which came with (intentionally burnt but not apparently so) melted butter, also sage and artisan cheese, the two latter superfluous. The lamb polpettine came...More

Thank MadDocNI
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Having eaten at Pendolino's several times before always makes us want to return for yet another wonderful delicious experience, because that's what this restaurant offers, an experience. The " bongiorno " on the phone, to the meet and greet at the restaurant does not disappoint,...More

Thank robton
Reviewed 9 November 2017

At the upper echelon of Sydney’s Italian restaurants sits The Restaurant Pendolino, taking up a commanding position at one end of The Strand Arcade. From the moment you step out of the lift, you get the feeling that your evening is in safe hands. You’re...More

1  Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A really great find on the top floor of the Strand Arcade in the heart of Sydney. Superb food, superb service. However this is a place for special days or nights out. It is extremely expensive. But if you want one of the best Italian...More

1  Thank Steamboy53
Reviewed 7 November 2017

My friend and I came here based on the excellent Tripadvisor reviews. From the start the service was impeccable and the food fantastic. If you get a chance, this is a wonderful place to come, especially for a special occasion. The highlight of my meal...More

Thank Joanna M
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Cannot fault one single part of the food or service, everything was perfection. Amazing experience in all aspects with excellent attention from Loic and all staff. Can't wait to return again to try more wonderful dishes. Thank you!

Thank Clare B
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I have been to this place few times and have tried different dishes but despite trying and trying all other again, I still find the food inconsistent and not so attractive. Today, I chose the salmon terrine which was different from what I had last...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Came here during Good Food Month with some work friends. We ended up going a la carte instead, the food was very good. I had calamari and a side salad which was tasty and quite filling. Food menu is quite pricey ($57 for a main...More

Thank nicole t
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Had the pleasure of dining at the Restaurant Pendolino last night and it was a spectacular experience from beginning to end. The entire evening was flawless. The dining room is spectacular The food was absolutely delicious and the entire team of staff bent over backwards...More

Thank ValiantMansion
Nearby
Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
...More
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treyvaszauskas
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Response from Fran L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it has taken so long to reply. Have only just noticed the message and you have probably already been there by now. Anything from smart casual to elegant is fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$57
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 100-1-2, Level 2, 412-414 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9231 6117
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