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Nung Len

89 Macleay St, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
+61 2 9331 2255
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
89 Macleay St, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Love the mysterious décor. Busy during the week as well as weekend. Great food menu with loads of food items to choose from at affordable prices. The food is delightful and served in a timely manner. The service is pleasant and attentive.

Thank limeclaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've got back to Sydney Pottspoint also because of this restaurant. Having travelled lots of different Asian countries as well as all continents, as well as Thailand, this one has the best food ever! If you are in Sydney...visit this place! Just amazing taste.. Every...More

1  Thank Illi1981
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Loving what they're doing here. Authentic Thai with a few modern twists and some regional Asian favourites thrown in. Standouts are chilli soft shell crab, chicken pumpkin curry, chilli beef with basil and fresh rice paper rolls. Relaxed and friendly. Licensed and BYO. No drama...More

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We chanced upon this restaurant without knowing anything about it and were pleased with our choice. Pleasant staff delivered very tasty fresh food in a timely manner.

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Been here heaps of times they are now licensed corkage $4 pp very good value. Menu hasn't changed much either had my favourite curry prawn rolls for entree and had some roti for a change. They have got rid of those awful chairs service good...More

Thank TasmaniaLovesydney
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We have been eating here for many years under several different owners - the current owners are not receiving the local praise of their predecessors - some new staff and some language difficulties - which are not a real problem - however there is a...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A change of name, possibly as it now is licensed - reasonably priced wine for the area - meaning slightly over-priced :-) Much the same menu, and pleasant staff - it will be interesting to see if the rather large bar area is used, as...More

Thank Trevor H
Ludovic G, Owner at Nung Len, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Dear Trevor, Thanks for taking the time to write this review, thanks also for being a regular of the restaurant. We hope to see you again soon! Warm regards, Nung Len

Reviewed 10 April 2017

In a nice spot in Macleay Street. Good meeting place on a Friday. Excellent public transport. Ask for their suggestions re food.

Thank jOnathOn49_19
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Opium Den serves decent-quality Thai food at reasonable prices. Others have commented on it being touristy in the sense that meals are denuded of chili. We certainly did find that was the case with the Crying Tiger, which came with a real bite. Duck dishes...More

Thank JElliot32
Reviewed 30 January 2017

When we returned to live in Sydney some years ago a little later just along from Macleay Street The Opium Den opened - strange name however eventually we went - so noisy - nothing to reduce the sound with solid floor walls and floor -...More

Thank Trevor H
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31 May 2017|
Response from Ludovic G | Property representative |
Hi there, sorry for the late reply. Yes Nung Len is BYO, it is 4 dollars per person. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Macleay St, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City East
  • Neighbourhood: City East
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9331 2255
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We pride ourselves on authentic and honest Thai food made from the freshest ingredients. This is what we do best. Please take a look at our delicious menu.
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