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Bistro Jinja

12 The Entrance Rd | Azzurro Blu Wharf, The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
+61 2 4333 4999
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“nasi goreng” (23 reviews)
“duck rolls” (11 reviews)
“bbq chicken” (4 reviews)
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Thai, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 The Entrance Rd | Azzurro Blu Wharf, The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
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1 - 10 of 235 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was delicious. The highlights for me were the entree of crispy duck rolls and the special dessert of apple crumble and custard spring rolls. The main meals were also delicious. All meals had great flavour with fresh produce. Options on the blackboard specials...More

Thank Crowie321
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Family friends who live in the Entrance took us there last weekend and we were pleasantly surprised with the tasty food and quality of service. That coupled with the lake views just made it a special evening. Will definitely go back..

1  Thank Phillip T
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Another fantastic meal - had flathead fillets and chips/salad and the duck spring rolls - the beer battered thick cut chips are worth a visit alone - fish cooked perfectly crisp batter not greasy and a nicely dressed side salad - tried the new lemon...More

1  Thank sharon l
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A great location for dining both indoors and outdoors. On a sunny day nothing better. Food selections are varied. Most with an Asian influence but Australian favourites as well. My wife and I have always enjoyed our meals here. The staff are great, always helpful...More

1  Thank Donald M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Can't fault the place Awesome views of the lake and bridge Fantastic food very friendly and helpful staff

1  Thank Dan C
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Lovely restaurant service very good and the food was terrific.We took our own cake and the lady bought it out with sparkles ablaze it was a great night.

1  Thank Kim W
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I have been to this restaurant on numerous occasions in the six and half years they have been open. I can honestly say I have not had one bad experience. The food and staff are amazing and very accommodating. I had the Spicy Pork stir...More

Thank Dolee2016
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great little restaurant with a pleasant outlook to The Entrance Bridge. Can be chilly if windy, so bring a cardi if you want to sit outside. Best to book as it gets busy. Lovely staff, meals are medium priced and a bit different. Asian and...More

Thank Natalie M
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We went for dinner on a cold, windy evening without reservation. Even though the place was crowded, we were greeted very politely by a staff member, who found a table for us and took our order very efficiently. Service was quick and good and we...More

1  Thank Maria Selma C
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This is now our most favourite place to eat. The food and service are really top shelf and we find it really good value for money for people who appreciate good food. Beautifully located on the water.

1  Thank Marilyn S
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Questions & Answers
Terry R
2 August 2017|
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Response from Fiona H | Property representative |
We are fully licensed but you are welcome to BYO wines only and corkage is $3 per head.
Bronwyn L
28 January 2017|
Response from Belinda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Bistro Jinja is open at 5pm. Food is an Asian-Western fusion. You can book (and I recommend you doing so on popular days). Enjoy!
21 October 2016|
Response from 88hmb | Reviewed this property |
if you have facebook look them up menu and pics are on there page
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 The Entrance Rd | Azzurro Blu Wharf, The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  The Entrance
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4333 4999
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Relaxed waterfront dining offering a selection of Thai, Indonesian, Vietnamese dishes together with some Australian bistro classics. Fully Licenced, BYO wines welcome (corkage fee applies)
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