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Lotus Dumpling Bar

U 3 16 Hickson Rd | Dawes Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 92518328
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“dumplings” (154 reviews)
“pot stickers” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
U 3 16 Hickson Rd | Dawes Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 263 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I need to echo the comments, "get the crispy eggplant." It was the best that I have had. The dumplings were authentic and tasty. The service was good but a little inattentive. We wanted to order wine after finishing drinks and had a little trouble...More

Thank fbdtraveler
Reviewed 5 days ago

A small, busy and lively place for a quick bite before or after a theatre show. The service was excellent - friendly, efficient and knowledgeable. The standout dish was pork dumplings (can't remember which one - ask for the house specialty). They exploded with flavour...More

Thank rebeccadiver
Reviewed 1 week ago

The dumplings were good, but the crispy eggplant was the winner of the meal. The dumplings are definitely refined with clear flavours, but I felt lacked the punch of other dumpling restaurants. The crispy eggplant had an excellent fry with crunchy exterior, creamy interior, and...More

Thank galaxy1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice spot on the waterfront with delicious food. Besides dumplings, the restaurant offers a selection of Chinese/Asian dishes for sharing. We went with the stir fried beans and noodles, as with all Asian food a little on the greasy side but nonetheless enjoyable. Drink...More

Thank WWW138
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Lunched there recently with a group. Food very good, service good, venue good but cold and windy - rug up if visiting in winter months and take advantage of the rugs provided. $56 each for lunch without wine. First time to Bangaroo area and will...More

Thank LunchingLadies
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We are at Lotus on our first night in Sydney- our first stop on our 12-day, 3-country honeymoon. We had wandered around Sydney all day and had taken the subway (super easy to use) down to Circular Quay to shop and sightsee and (let's be...More

Thank meschmid
LotusDiningAustralia, Reservations and Events Consultant at Lotus Dumpling Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good Evening, What an incredible review! We just beaming that we could be apart of such a special occasion, and deliver you some amazing food. It's great to hear that our staff could be so accommodating and that our dishes were just right for what...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We wnt out for a casual diner for 2 and the lotus bar did not dissapoint. A selection of dumplings first the kung pow chicken. Fantastic. Well priced and lots of variety i wanted to go through the whole menu. 5 dumpling stars.More

1  Thank Warren C
LotusDiningAustralia, Reservations and Events Consultant at Lotus Dumpling Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Good Evening, Thank you for your awesome review! It is great to hear that we lived up to your expectations, and that you were spoilt for choice. We look forward to having you return to try a few of our other Lotus dishes in the...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Very very dissapointing and awful experience. My children and granddaughter had a 2:30pm booking on Mothers Day at this establishment... our table was not ready upon arrival and they asked us to go for a 15 min walk and come back. On returning there still...More

Thank Debbie P
LotusDiningAustralia, Reservations and Events Manager at Lotus Dumpling Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Good Morning, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. It is extremely disappointing to hear that you did not receive the level of service on which we pride ourselves on at Lotus. We understand how special Mothers Day is for families and...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017

An enjoyable evening. The service was very good and the dumplings were very good. We loved the shallot pancakes, also recommend the fresh veggies. A very small restaurant and if you are a half hour late they will give away your table, but they were...More

Thank Faye P
LotusDiningAustralia, Reservations and Events Consultant at Lotus Dumpling Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Good Evening, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We are happy to hear that you loved our food! As the Dumpling Bar is very busy, we do our best to seat as many people as possible. We are glad to...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Had a booking at 9:15 on a sat night, table of 4 for a birthday. Table wasn't ready till 9:25. Drinks weren't offered and half the dishes were unavailable. Ordered some food and was told we could order more if it wasn't enough rather than...More

Thank TripMember07262016
LotusDiningAustralia, Reservations and Events Manager at Lotus Dumpling Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Good Morning, Thank you for your email. We apologise that you did not have a positive dining experience at Lotus Dumpling Bar. Your comments have been passed on accordingly. It is very disappointing to hear that you left hungry, this is not what we want...More

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luismahou
3 May 2017|
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Response from jmbordo | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about high chairs (we were there late) but it is small so I'd say no to the pram.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 3 16 Hickson Rd | Dawes Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 92518328
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