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The Sydney Connection

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The Sydney Connection curates dining walks around our favourite inner city precincts of Surry Hills Darlinghurst and Potts Point. Accompanied by a well-connected local guide our walks are aimed at visitors and Sydneysiders who want to go 'where the...more
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Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

We had a very special experience with Maree on her tour recently. As Sydney-siders we got to experience the most interesting smaller venues that sometimes slip below the radar and our overseas guests were enthralled with the insight into Sydney's nightlife, history, wine and food....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Hi Bondi Aboriginal Tours, High praise from another great tour operator! Thank you so much. We really enjoyed our evening with your group and are thrilled to have impressed the locals as much as the visitors to our shores. Looking forward to taking one of...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

This was an alternative fun way to see part of Sydney. We saw places we wouldn't have seen on our own. Especially loved the cocktail bar. If you're sociable and love a good chat with good food you will love this.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Hi Lynne & Andy, Thanks for your lovely review. I enjoyed meeting you and introducing you to the great food & vibe at the Surry Hills restaurants 'where the locals go'. The cocktails at Golden Age Cinema Bar are fabulous! Have a great Christmas and...More

Reviewed 21 November 2018

We enjoyed 4 different venues that we never would have found on our own with our charming hostess, Maree. The cocktail bar was cozy-chic with delicious and unique offerings. Main course was fresh pasta with prawns in a renovated house, cooked by the owner-chef. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Hi Jennifer, Thanks so much for your lovely review. I enjoyed meeting your family and showing you my local favourites. Have fun in Melbourne! Kind regards Maree

Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

A great experience! She was extremely personable, knew all the best local spots, and even went the extra mile and got me a birthday present. Highly recommended for a great night in Sydney.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Grant N
Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2018

Hi Grant, So glad you enjoyed our dining walk. Have a great 18th year! Kind regards Maree

Reviewed 14 November 2018

Maree is a great hostess & dining companion. She took us around her local haunts near where she lives & we had the Rolls Royce treatment as she of course is a regular in all the dining places we visited (incl. Thai & Korean fusion)...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Hi Peter & Christine, Thank you for your thoughtful and detailed review. It was a pleasure sharing your company for a few hours on our Potts Point Dining Walk. Enjoy the rest of your trip. Kind regards Maree

Reviewed 18 October 2018

Last week I joined the Sydney Connection Crafty Dining in Redfern evening. It was an immensely enjoyable evening and one of discovery and adventure. It is an amazing experience as a Sydney sider to re-visit places I have not been to in ages to discover...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for your generous review Jennifer. We love re-introducing Sydneysiders to their city! Regards Maree

Reviewed 17 October 2018

I have lived in Sydney for over 17 years and have never discovered the delights of Redfern. Maree's wonderful Crafty Dining walk introduced me to shops and dining options I wouldn't have found on my own. She creatively paired six shops with 6 dining experiences...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Jan. Always a pleasure having you on our dining walks. Regards Maree

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Such a creative dining experience. We visited four restaurants in Potter’s Point, each with a different cuisine. We would never have found these places on our own. Maree, our host and guide, worked with each restaurant to pre-select the menu for each venue and they...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Hi Rita, Thanks for the lovely review. I really enjoyed meeting you and Neil and introducing you to the best food spots in Potts Point. Safe travels home. Kind regards Maree

Reviewed 13 August 2018

I would recommend Marie's tour to anyone wanting to get to know Sydney in a different fun way. We made four stops and each one was accompanied by beverages and food - eating our way around Sydney with a thoughtful and knowledgeable guide was a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Hi Donna and Michael, Thanks so much for your enthusiastic review of our Potts Point Dining Walk. I really enjoyed meeting you and hearing about your travels and life in NYC. Kind regards Maree @TSC

Reviewed 16 April 2018

Maree is a fantastic resource to the Sydney visitor. You see the coolest, hippest restaurants, bars, and cafes, learning a little history of the city as you go. Only the best restaurants make her playlist, and they know well enough to treat her guests well....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Maree S, Owner at The Sydney Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Hi Dave, Thank you for your fabulous review. I really enjoyed showing your group the best of Sydney's food scene. You were all lots of fun! Kind Regards Matree

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Lori-traveller
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Response from Maree S | Property representative |
Hi Lori, Thanks for your enquiry. Our prices are as follows: $175PP - for 3 courses $198 PP for 4 courses Regards Maree
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