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Embers Mezze Bar

#189 of 4,630 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
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52 Oxford St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 8354 1100
18:00 - 00:00
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Sydney, Australia
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64 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful food and great place! Service was a little slow to start off as the restaurant was packed! Great dimmi deal at food 50% off so understand the whole place was booked out in a Wednesday night. The food here is a take on Lebanese food and they are really on point with the cheese here! Good wine menu will... More 

Thank Tvl4food
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely ambience great service food was so good and the wine list was interesting band as my title says you have to try the haloumi it is literally to die for!!

Thank I1999SOkarenr
Sydney, Australia
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this special restaurant walking up Oxford Street, and were totally blown away with the food, Lebanese/middle eastern modern, great and tasty food with lots of variations and share plates, creative and delicious, good staff and quick service and not to pricey, loved it and will go back.

Thank grantfranklynsmith
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This has a great selection of "food from the ground". All tasty and well presented. We had five dishes between two and it was very filling. Maybe four would have been enough?

Thank applee17
Sydney, Australia
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Just confirming all the previous great comments. Most of the dishes suit 3 people, great for sharing. Staff is very helpful, nice wine. All around a very happy evening.

Thank Syl8938
Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

What a find. Had a great table at the window overlooking Oxford Street to start. The food was the tastiest we have had in a while. Cauliflower is a must. I had the barramundi ( I don't normally like to eat fish out) it was perfect. The shawarma lamb was melt in your mouth good. My husband is still talking... More 

Thank milloz
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My partner and I usually go to Embers for special occasions. The food is amazing and the service is great. The set up is modern and it has a great ambience. Their wine selection is exquisite and staff are always happy to help. Special shout out to Henry and Maria. Keep it up guys!!

Thank Bryan a
Sydney, Australia
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172 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I don't see a lot of creative Lebanese resteraunt.........possibly because there aren't many. Embers turned my head. The first thing I noticed was the service. It was helpful and welcoming. The menu was interesting with lots of things that well described and imaginative. I was happy with all our starters from dip of the day which was Beetroot to the... More 

Thank Cymbid64
Scottsdale, Arizona
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was a pleasant surprise on Oxford Street street in Sydney. We had the tasting menu, and it was fantastic. The cauliflower dish was our favorite. The beef cheeks were the best I've eaten. And I don't like lamb so was going to skip that course ... I was glad I did not ... some of the most flavorful... More 

Thank Scottsdale_AZ_Travel
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant serving some delightful dishes, loved everything that came to the table! Enjoyed the service and relaxed atmosphere

Thank sarahlucas2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Oxford St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Darlinghurst
  • Neighbourhood: Darlinghurst
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8354 1100

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Darlinghurst

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Home of the small bar revolution in Sydney, Darlinghurst has more bars per capita than any other suburb. Themes range from American whiskey bars and 1950’s theme bars to hidden bars requiring secret passwords. Oxford Street is the "Gay Capital" of Australia, where gay and lesbian-friendly venues feature “diva shows” and dancing until the morning. Vintage lovers flock to Crown Street, and small designer boutiques can be found along Victoria and Bourke Streets. Dining in Darlinghurst is a gastronomic adventure. Food from all over the world is on the menu, from American ribs to tapas, sushi to gelato and every ethnicity in between.
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