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Skara Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

29 St Pauls St, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
+61 2 9399 3086
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
14 Dec 2015
“Mediteranean Dining at its best”
6 Dec 2015
“nice place, good food|”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
29 St Pauls St, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 14 December 2015

Have eaten here often - food always excellent and service friendly. Aalst time, came with a group of 40. We had the banquet - the food was delicious, and the service friendly. They catered for all food requirements - and there was so much food....More

Thank Peterk9999
Reviewed 6 December 2015

As soon as we enter, the waiter indicate our table and we had some suggestion on the best meals and the fresher fish they had that day. We were in 4 and we took two big plates for 2 people each: one with meat and...More

Thank Giulia F
Reviewed 21 November 2015

I had lunch here with my friend last week and the food was absolutely delicious! We didn't have to wait long for our meal and we ordered from the lunch special menu with the price being $11.90 which we thought was quite cheap. Definitely would...More

Thank DaniB23
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

I honestly don't understand why this place has such low ratings! My partner and family have been here twice, both occasions quite far apart and have always been overly impressed! The quality of food is amazing, portion sizes are ample and service even better! This...More

Thank Sarah V
Scott_Bowles, Owner at Skara Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2015

Hi Sarah, Thankyou for taking the time to write your review. I agree with your comments in relation to a branding facelift, we are currently in the planning stages of doing this. My philosophy is don't meet a guests expectations but exceed them, so its...More

Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

Always plenty to choose from and never disappointed. Great service great food consistently. Have happy hour and often do deal with movie tickets. Always busy best to book. Have outdoor indoor dining and an upstairs room great for groupsMore

Thank Bronwyn E
Scott_Bowles, Owner at Skara Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2015

Hi Bronwyn, Thankyou for taking the time to write your review. I am glad to hear you find both our food and service great! We love what we do! We pride ourselves on delivering the best possible food & service we can and are always...More

Reviewed 25 October 2015

The Skara Bar is one of my favourite restaurants. The meze plate is so delicious but beware.. very filling so you don't finish your main course :) The chicken Shawarma which is a middle eastern dish is to die for... the beef fourno is delicious...More

Thank natasha1cat
Scott_Bowles, Owner at Skara Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2015

Hi Natasha, Thankyou for taking the time to write your review. I am happy to hear that Skara is one of your favourite restaurants, we love what we do! Our lamb fourno is one of our signature dishes, it has been on our menu for...More

Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Went to this restaurant at the spot in Randwick, all the other restaurants where all busy, this Skara restaurant wasn't know I now why. Let me tell you,I've never met a more bunch of unhappy people in a restaurant and it's a rip off and...More

1  Thank Mickaa1
Reviewed 24 September 2015

One of the best service experiences that I've had in Sydney. Not overbearing and always on hand. Halloumi the food highlight

Thank RPW110
Scott_Bowles, Owner at Skara Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Hi RPW110, Thank you I appreciate you taking the time to review us! I am glad to hear you like the Halloumi it is one of our most popular items. We hope to see you again soon! Regards, Scott Executive Director

Reviewed 29 August 2015

The service was friendly and helpful. Our age range was 13 mths to 70+ and we all loved it. We had the $55 pp banquet. The food was delicious and the serves were generous. The menu included all the traditional Greek fare and a few...More

Thank SusanM63
Scott_Bowles, Owner at Skara Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Hi SusanM63, Thanks for your time to review us! I am extremely glad you liked your meals! We would be more than happy to accommodate you for your next family event I do have 1 question for you tho, what could we have done better...More

Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

We had been in this restaurant few times and liked it so when there was a special occasion yesterday, we went there to ask about their gluten free options. The rude waiter came almost upset and said that they would have something gf but it...More

Thank Klára P
Scott_Bowles, Owner at Skara Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2015

Hi Klára P, Thank you for your feedback. I believe in exceeding the expectations of our diners, obviously we have dropped the ball with you and I am sorry for that. I believe you are referring to one particular team member in general with relation...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$16 - US$32
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Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 St Pauls St, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9399 3086
  • E-mail
Description
Located at "The Spot" on the iconic St Pauls street in Randwick, Skara offers a unique ambience that is hard to compare with any other local venue. Authentic Greek Mediterranean dishes, signature cocktails, unique imported and local beers, wines & spirits. Our signature Lamb Fourno - Slow baked seasoned lamb shoulder & our Souvlaki are just a few of Skara's mouth-watering dishes that will definitely seduce your tastebuds! If you are willing to experience the most delicious trip back to Greece, then you are at the right place, Skara Bar & Restaurant!
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