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Radio Cairo

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83 Spofforth St, Cremorne, North Sydney, New South Wales 2090, Australia
+61 2 9908 2649
17:30 - 22:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Radio Cairo always delivers on great food and great friendly service. Always popular. Love coming here.

Thank Susan654321
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Great place. Great food. Great atmosphere. Highly recommended for those willing to try new a cuisine, they would otherwise probably would be unfamiliar with.

Thank Paul K
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I have always driven by this place, it is always very busy and I have heard good things about it but I'm sorry to say I cannot understand why. The food was very average and tasteless, we understood been a Friday night it would be busy but really? The first diners in our party received their main meals with others... More 

Thank debb890
Killarney Heights, Australia
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

first time to radio cairo and a great surprise was in store as we were a little bit apprehensive, there was no need to worry as the lamb shanks that we all had were an absolute delight as was the service from the staff and i have no hesitation on recommending radio cairo to all my friends,

Thank Rick M
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We are regular visitors to this restaurant, as it is nearby. Love the variety of delicious food, well-priced. Drinks list is also pretty good. If I had one criticism is that staff can occasionally be a little slow, but overall this restaurant gets a big recommend from me.

Thank Will H
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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215 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

As soon as you walk in the door you get a feeling this is going to be a good experience. There is a good vibe, with music being pumped out in the back ground, waiters moving around the room, the busy bar and the aroma of spice. The food is North African leaving a tingle on your lips. Very delicious.... More 

Thank Wayne N
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Visiting Sydney and went for a late Radio Cairo Sunday dinner after a movie at Hayden Orpheum which is just across from Military Road at Cremorne. Looking at the menu I almost got goose bumps; incredibly the menu is a replica from at least 15 years ago with the good old BONGO bread; Negombo Harlmassa (W.A. whitebait with sweet hot... More 

1 Thank Skingen
Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Approach this place as if you're having dinner at the home of a well-travelled Auntie. Your Auntie has painted the walls too brightly because she's a yellow person (from her time in Africa) and clutters them with knickknacks gathered on her travels. Her place is packed to the brim with furniture because she loves to entertain, so you'd do well... More 

Thank Jackie M
Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Love love love this place. We go as often as we can and every time the food/service is just amazing. I've never had such flavoursome food, this is hands down my favourite place to eat!

Thank Mancmaz
Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Radio Cairo is a great venue across the road from the Orpheum Theatre with a welcoming and cheerful/ relaxed atmosphere supported by interesting decor and good music. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The wine list extensive. We had a number of dishes recommended to us with half of them being OK and the other half a miss. The... More 

Thank David R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$38
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Spofforth St, Cremorne, North Sydney, New South Wales 2090, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  North Sydney  >  Cremorne
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9908 2649
RADIO CAIRO is my expression of cultural diversity at it's most positive.
I'm of Sri Lankan (Wijeyekoon), Irish (Kennedy), German Jew (De Worms), Portuguese (Perera) and English (Martin) origin!
The "Spice and Human trade" organically created me and the cuisine at RADIO CAIRO
People and food from China to South Asia to India to Europe to Africa to Caribbean to Southern Americas centred in
Slave Island, Kandy and Jaffna Peninsula, Sri Lanka.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?