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El Beso of Spain - CLOSED

247 Victoria St | Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 8041 0191
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good16%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible25%
6 Jun 2016
“Best of Spain”
22 May 2016
“Average food, terrible service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
247 Victoria St | Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

A fabulous trip with Marco from Intrepid. It was well paced, hotels all in interesting central locations. The art and architecture were astounding. Food fabulous and train trips through beautiful countryside. Everything was really well organised. Went out for dinner most nights with Marco rather...More

Thank 300sooz
Reviewed 23 May 2016

My husband & I dined here with a deal voucher. The service was terrible. I asked for a glass of wine & was forgotten about. After not being able to get anyone's attention I got up to ask for my drink, after another long wait...More

Thank Alicat2974
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Really happy with the service, the food and the coffee. We were surprised (and a little concerned) at how quiet it was for a Saturday morning but those concerns were soon removed. As we stumbled across El Beso we couldn't have been happier. Thanks, we...More

Thank NUFCadl
Reviewed 12 March 2016

El Beso is a fun little Spanish joint. It's has a nice ambiance, the staff are nice, but beware, the chef can be a bit pedantic.... We got a few tapas to share and the waitress was not the most attentive I must admit. She...More

Thank raphmike
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Terrible food, terrible service. I never write reviews but feel compelled to tell everyone just how bad this place is. Please don't waste your money!!!!

Thank Viv T
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

We dined here a few months ago and were really disappointed with the food and service however after seeing it was under new management thought we'd give it another go. We were served by Dominique and had a fabulous time!! The service was attentive and...More

1  Thank RKP444
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Went to dinner with the family as we hadn't had Spanish food in a while and were interested in trying a new place. Service was ok but a little rusty. Ordered a paella which was awfully bland and tasteless. Quite disappointing as I was really...More

Thank ShoeGalSyd
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

The food was pretty bland, i usually go out to eat somthing i couldnt cook better than myself. It seemed to take forever just to get an entree of two slices of bread! Our mains Took approximatly an hour and a half to get seved...More

Thank Andrew_wanderer
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Friendly service from waiter, great swordfish steak, pork ribs, chicken thugs & hake chowder with a good wine. Thankyou

Thank Elaine J
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

It really saddens me deeply to have to post this review as it is the first time I have ever done so on one of these sites, my experience last Sunday Night at El Beso however compelled me to do so. Coming from a Spanish...More

1  Thank David V
Home of the small bar revolution in Sydney,
Darlinghurst has more bars per capita than any other
suburb. Themes range from American whiskey bars and
1950’s theme bars to hidden bars requiring secret
passwords. Oxford Street is the "Gay Capital" of
Australia, where gay and lesbian-friendly venues
feature “diva shows” and dancing until the morning.
Vintage lovers flock to Crown Street, and small
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 7 - USD 36
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 247 Victoria St | Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Darlinghurst
  • Neighbourhood: Darlinghurst
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8041 0191
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