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Sydney Customs House 31 Alfred St | 5th Floor, Customs House, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9251 8683
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef tenderloin” (45 reviews)
“oysters” (119 reviews)
“barramundi” (74 reviews)
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12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Sydney Customs House 31 Alfred St | 5th Floor, Customs House, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Not my usual choice of dining but was pleasantly surprised. Food was delicious, service was outstanding. We could only book an inside room but wer seated as close to outside as you can get and in my opinion was one of the best tables. Opened...More

Thank JulieRobbo
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a very special lunch for my daughter's 21st. She is a vegan and we chose this location as it had a separate vegan menu. Food was great! Wine list was expensive with no descriptions- when I asked about one of the wines, the...More

Thank Adam W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food interesting, perhaps a little overrated. Waitstaff, or at least the one attending to us, was somewhat condescending when one of our group asked for dietary requirements changes. Ate on the outside area with an excellent view.

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Happy to have you order, extremely slow to bring your food, then tell you your time is up and get out. You’d think that spending $300 a head would get you better service but you’d be wrong.

1  Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Awesome food and awesome views from the balcony. The seafood tower was very fresh and enough for 4 as an appetizer.

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 6 days ago

we have find this place along walk round beautiful Sydney side. friendly service, just a bit expensive ! but we have a good time wtih friends and enjoy the nice view.

Thank sunshine0072018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely lunch with friend visiting from afar enjoy a lovely swordfish for main and salad for starters

Thank Angmut
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were given a table outside on the terrace, however even the best seat of the table can have only a partial view of the harbor. The service was slow, and even slower for non-drink customers. My wife's water glass was emptied for 10 minutes...More

1  Thank bkchan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most if not all of the tables at the front of the restaurant are for 2 people which works well with bigger tables in the next rows, this affords everyone a the opportunity to enjoy the stunning views. We arrived early & really enjoyed watching...More

Thank KIMJ808
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on a recommendation, and so glad we did. Original menu, fantastic service, and a view to cap it all! Quite prepared to pay that little bit more for the originality of the dishes.

Thank Imsojudgingyou
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
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Questions & Answers
Nikki D
26 July 2017|
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Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
if you want a table outside on the wall with the view I'd book NOW to ensure you get it :)
27 August 2016|
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Response from Roswyn S | Reviewed this property |
No I don't think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sydney Customs House 31 Alfred St | 5th Floor, Customs House, 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 9251 8683
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