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Buon Ricordo

108 Boundary St, Paddington, New South Wales 2021, Australia
+61 2 9360 6729
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“fettuccine” (29 reviews)
“truffled egg” (30 reviews)
“truffles” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
108 Boundary St, Paddington, New South Wales 2021, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

At first glance seemingly a little old fashioned, but the meal was anything but. Understatedly professional, unobtrusive but very helpful front of house staff. The meal was classic Italian cooked to perfection. Loved it.

Thank Argus3953
Reviewed 1 week ago

I selected this restaurant to celebrate a very special birthday and it did not disappoint. Their reputation lifted our expectations and we were not disappointed in any way. The atmosphere is subdued and intimate and the waiters were attentive yet discrete. Food of course was...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Going here over the years since the first days. Feels like home. Wonderful at all levels starting with Gemma's smile when you go through the door ... staff very knowledgeable and helpful. Goes without saying that everything is a fine culinary experience. Always. Until next...More

Thank PhilipSydney
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Love, love, love Buon Ricordo. It is my favourite restaurant in Sydney. Exceptional food and service. A must do.

1  Thank Kittykatsydney1960
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Buon Ricordo Upon entering, Buon Ricordo felt immediately comfortable and relaxing. Later on as I settled in, I began to appreciate the many artworks that were installed. The staff were friendly and welcoming but were also able to maintain an elegantly distinguished poise (but NOT...More

Thank Kurokujikiri
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I have been eating at this restaurant for over 28 years. There is not better Italian food in Australia. From the service to the food to the almosphere, never has Armando or Gemma let me down. A credit to the food industry of this country....More

Thank Pamela F
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Superb! The food is sublime. The wine list is exceptional. And the service is outstanding. The fettuccine with truffled egg is a signature dish and is one of the best pasta dishes I have ever tasted anywhere!

Thank Shane C
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Have been a kid in a candy shop before but nothing like this... the pictures of Armandos fine fare on the website, was cause for a watering mouth and the real thing was outstanding. The service was perfect, welcomed like old friends as we arrived...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 12 February 2017

A birthday dinner for 6, great ambience, consistent attentive service. The Kingfish with Campari crystals was excellent, the spatchcock spicy with zing. A fine wine list with ample choices of imported or local, by the glass or bottle. Their Affogato was a great end to...More

Thank Selrahc49
Reviewed 11 February 2017

We have visited Buon Ricordo a number of times over the past 10 years. It's very consistent at delivering delightedly food combined with an elegant, friendly experience. The signature dish of fresh fettuccine and truffled egg with fresh grated parmesan is just a treat -...More

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Named after its London namesake, the suburb of
Paddington showcases streets lined with restored
Victorian terrace houses with very distinctive
features, like high ceilings and cast-iron balconies.
It is home to some of Sydney’s most prestigious art
galleries, including the Wagner Art Gallery and the
Butler Good Gallery, as well as the tourist
attraction, Paddington Markets, located in the grounds
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$79
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Boundary St, Paddington, New South Wales 2021, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Paddington>  > Paddington
  • Neighbourhood: Paddington
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9360 6729
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