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The Passage Bar & Restaurant

#2,810 of 4,739 Restaurants in Sydney}
$$ - $$$, Spanish,
231a Victoria St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9358 6116
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
20 Jan 2016
“Many other places i would rather go”
18 Dec 2015
“Monday steak et frites night!”
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Spanish, Pub, Australian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
231a Victoria St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

I really dont like to leave bad reviews but this place was baaaaad. We went from a recommendation for my partners birthday. The service was awful, we were ignored most of the night, they forgot part of our order, everyone seemed miserable and i was...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 18 December 2015

To be honest I discovered this by accident one Monday night and decided to try their Monday $10 steak et frites. Well it was certainly good value and good quality steak cut into side slices after cooking. Way too many frites for a sensible person...More

Thank MrMink
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Friendly place to meet with friend for dinner. Perfectly cooked steaks in a relaxed atmosphere. Great wines too.... highly recommended

1  Thank Nick H
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Passage is a good place to have a drink and eat at night with friend or in a couple. They have a special on the Tuesday night really good deal

Thank gerardlb666
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

Went to the Passage Bar for a drink. The place was recommended by a Doorman at another place that was booked out for a private party. It was very ordinary at best. There were boxes up above the bar making it feel unkept, dirty tea...More

Thank TerryAustralia2015
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

I'm an addict!! Every monday I go here with my partner for diner. They have a special menu "steak-french fries" for 10$. The best I had in Sydney!! The steak come with an excellent sauce (I could even lick my plate !), and the fries...More

Thank Audrey K
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

We went on a Thursday, it wasn't too busy which is a surprise because they have great offers on including espresso martinis all night for $10. Jackson the barman is a cool cat, attentive and quick with service. Would recommend without hesitation to friends who...More

Thank Doug K
Reviewed 7 May 2015

It was the best place in Sydney we've been to. We've got steak and fries for 10$ spesial. And it was the best steak i've tasted in Straya. And chocolate cake was just totally delicious! Atmosphere and interior is really nice, staff is friendly and...More

Thank RitaLovesFood
Reviewed 8 April 2015

Went for tapas on cheap eats Tuesdays and Oh My Goodness, what a great experience. From the start the hostesses were welcoming and warm, the decor is funky and seating in comfortable and the ambience was spot on, relaxed music and cosy seating. Tuesdays is...More

Thank jackiegoss
Reviewed 9 March 2015

The tapas style means that we can try more than a few of the dishes. Shoestring fries with truffle oil and parmesan, calamari, brussels sprouts, cauliflower and zucchini flowers were all excellent. The smoked salmon was disappointing as were the $10 cocktails - not much...More

Thank Liane L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$33
Cuisine
Bar, Spanish, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231a Victoria St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Darlinghurst
  • Neighbourhood: Darlinghurst
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9358 6116
  • E-mail
Description
In a city frequently lauded for it’s enviable array of eateries and watering holes, many are often left wanting when it comes time for a little late night revelry. Amidst a sea of pubs, clubs and swanked up bars exists a glaring void for those seeking an element of intimacy and seclusion in their exploits after dark. Introducing 'The Passage' – An unprecedented and considered alternative to Sydney’s drinking and eating culture. Set apart from the current crop of small bars, The Passage boasts a refined food and beverage offering and a 3am trading license – allowing the venue to transition from small bar to small club as the night rolls along.
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