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151 Avoca St, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“satay” (6 reviews)
“sambal terasi” (3 reviews)
“prawn cracker” (2 reviews)
Opens in 28 min
Asian, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
151 Avoca St, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

What can I say. This is the go to Indonesian in the area. Possibly all of sydney. Friendly, cheap, authentic and a very extensive menu. Best peanut sauce ever. Best matabac ever. It's byo. Bottle shop next door. Gets very busy. It's not big so...More

Thank coogeematt
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

First time customer here. Read the review online and pretty impressed with 4.8/5 rating. Decided to try. Service was excellent and place is clean (the front room). Back room is dark and kitchen seemed to be bit cramped and messy. We ordered otak2 (grilled fish...More

Thank VChristanto
Reviewed 21 September 2017

My parents told me that they often went to this restaurant when they lived in Randwick in the late 1980s, so this restaurant has obviously been around for a very long time. The food is great and service is awesome. The restaurant itself isn't pretentious...More

Thank Mubd1234
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Nice tasty food with a family friendly atmosphere.All the Indonesian favourites including satays,gado gado,kang kong.

Thank annettewk59
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

You know when people say "don't judge a book from its cover"? Well, Java might not be a classy restaurant, and not even very good looking, but the food experience is phenomenal! The menu is an endless list of dishes, I tried so many times...More

1  Thank MatteoMenegaldo
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is a simple BYO, cafe style restaurant. But the food and service was excellent. Luckily we went with great friends who have been here many times before so they ordered the food and we just shared everything. The satay and the fresh fish in...More

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Been here with my parents who are from Indonesia and they loved it! Great satay kambing, egg plant and ikan pepes.

Thank Wanda8P
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Managed to get in without a reservation but would recommend you book as it is quite small and seems very popular, I know why. The food was really delicious. Would have eaten there again if we'd had the time.

Thank dirkus1962
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went here just yesterday, it was very busy, but the service was quite quick and excellent service as well :) We ordered otak-otak and martabak as entree, omg they're sooo yummy!! Exactly the same taste as in indo!! So i had to order more for...More

Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Food here tasted just like the real stuff from Bali. Small seating area. I had a yummy fresh Young coconut drink in the coconut $5. Satay Ayam (Satay Chicken) Entree, with a fresh cucumber and tomato garnish. Nasi Goreng (fried rice) $11, with rice, fried...More

Thank nottagen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Avoca St, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick
  • Phone Number: 9398-6990
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