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Zac's Great Food

288 Pennant Hills Rd | near Thornleigh station, Thornleigh, Hornsby, New South Wales 2120, Australia
+61 2 9484 6799
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pilaf” (5 reviews)
“dumplings” (4 reviews)
“yogurt” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
288 Pennant Hills Rd | near Thornleigh station, Thornleigh, Hornsby, New South Wales 2120, Australia
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has a massive menu but the food is the real deal and they serve delightful, amazing Afghani meals. Staff are lovely, happy and friendly. A heat/spice rating on the menu wouldn't go astray though! And their website doesn't mention alcohol or BYO, it's...More

Thank _theotherah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where has this place been hiding? Warm,cheerful,family run with an extensive Afghan and contemporary menu.We had the banquet which is the perfect way to sample their signature dishes.Every single dish was outstanding,special mention for the Afghani pilaf,succulent and extravagant pieces of lamb in beautifully flavoured...More

Thank Ashlyn P
zac z, Manager at Zac's Great Food, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ashlyn Thanks for your beautiful review It was our pleasure to serve your table Hope to see you in near future Kind regard Zac

Reviewed 1 June 2017

Stopped here on the way back to Gosford for a meal with friends. Turned out to be a perfect venue to sample a different cuisine in a comfortable atmosphere. We chose the banquet so we could get a taste of Afghan food - the lamb...More

Thank kc5555
zac z, Manager at Zac's Great Food, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Hi Thanks for your lovely review It was a pleasure to serve your table hope to see you in near future Kind regards Zac

Reviewed 21 May 2017

We had heard about how good this place was & have driven past it many times wondering .. well Saturday night we had booked (it was packed when we left) & arrived early to a beautiful welcoming restaurant. We were welcomed & sat in a...More

Thank Louise F
zac z, Owner at Zac's Great Food, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Hi Louis Thanks for your beautiful review And I'm glad you liked our Afghani dishes Looking forward to seeing you again Kind regards Zac

Reviewed 13 May 2017

Last minute Mother's Day booking accommodated Efficient but pleasantly spaced service of food Friendly service Awesome food Afghani banquet selection meant a range of taste sensations. Fantastic price. Please don't change a thing, we love coming back

Thank dingoSydney
zac z, Manager at Zac's Great Food, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Thanks for supporting us We will definitely keep it as it is Consistancy quality and value are our motto

Reviewed 11 May 2017

It was my birthday and we wanted to try something different. We had never had Afghan food before. So we picked this place because of the ratings on tripadvisor. The owner and (I assume his wife) greeted us and were very accommodating to our 2...More

Thank thegeneral2017
zac z, Owner at Zac's Great Food, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

We are delighted to have made your birthday enjoyable and thank you for this wonderfull review, it is really appreciated and it strive us to excel We will try to implant your suggestion Kind regards

Reviewed 8 May 2017

We go to zacs everytime we visit famiy in thornleigh. Zac goes out of his way and wil plan your meal for you if you are not sure what to eat. His slow cooked goat dish was perfect! The last time we ate there we...More

Thank rupertone
zac z, Owner at Zac's Great Food, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thanks for your delightful review It is not so We will See you next time when you are down under from up top

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Great food. Excellent range both afghan and international. I had surf and turf. Lovely tender New York cut and fries. My wife had chicken kebabs. Fast friendly service, very reasonably priced. Definitely will come again.

Thank Wayneaa
zac z, Owner at Zac's Great Food, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thanks for your review much appreciated Zac

Reviewed 26 April 2017

The name of the restaurant is probably a review by itself. Indeed, this place serves great food. We've been here multiple times, and have always left satisfied and happy. It's on Pennant Hills Road, (one of the noisiest and busiest roads in Sydney), but once...More

Thank AmigoMarlz
zac z, Manager at Zac's Great Food, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thanks for dinning at our restaurant, your review is really appreciated, hope to see you and your famy soon. Kind regards Zac

Reviewed 10 April 2017

We have visited Zac's many times. We love the food, the variety, the fact it does awesome vegetarian, the friendly service, the great price and the laid back feel. On Saturday they seamlessly covered gluten free as well. The delightful waiter who served us called...More

Thank dingoSydney
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$19
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 288 Pennant Hills Rd | near Thornleigh station, Thornleigh, Hornsby, New South Wales 2120, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Hornsby  >  Thornleigh
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9484 6799
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