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Golden Century

393 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (58 reviews)
“live seafood” (31 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (41 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
393 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We just dropped in an got sat near the fish tanks. It was awesome to watch the fresh fish being caught and taken to the kitchen. We hadCrab and Corn soup, Prawn Dumplings, Salt & Pepper Squid with Fried Rice. Everything was fabulous, good sized...More

Thank gchallinor
Reviewed 4 days ago

One of our family members came here like 10 years ago so we decided to try it out. It's probably one of the older Chinese restaurant establishment in Sydney. We came for supper and ended up having a feast with the seafood. There was nothing...More

Thank Gary Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just like being in Shanghai, modelled on classic seafood restaurants from there [I think] it was a pleasure in being guided from the ground level to the first floor and having staff waiting upon you. Great service, great wine selection, very good food, a very...More

Thank GLW1941
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been so fortunate to visit Australia three times in the past 11 years and we have made it our mission and solemn duty to visit this seafood restaurant in Sydney each and every time. There are many such restaurants in the area but...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favourite Chinese restaurants in Sydney, this is particularly great if one is into seafood or looking for a quality place to eat between midnight and 4am. Its wine list is amazingly extensive, but what one always comes here for is the seafood....More

Thank Ricky L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been going to this restaurant on and off for many years, this visit I was quite disappointed. The quality of the food was very good and as I remembered it to be. The service was fairly ordinary and it felt like it was too...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy and open till late or early dawn . Atmosphere is noisy and loud . Captain who takes food order is very unfriendly . Many non Chinese service staffs who are quite efficient . We ordered the steam Parrot Fish ( $135 per kilo...More

Thank Happy258
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're willing and able to spend mega-bucks on swimming around fish, crabs or lobster ( weren't - we just wanted a simple lunch), this probably is a great place for you. If you're not looking for the fresh seafood experience, you'll find, as we...More

Thank Watsson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a reasonable waiting period, our group of 9 were ushered in to a packed house. Food is always great so full marks to the chefs for the various dishes ordered. Wait staff however were an interesting bunch. The assigned waiter was fine, doing his...More

Thank AnthonyTsoutsa
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The Golden Century is well known so it is no wonder that the restaurant fills up as the evening progresses. It is a Chinese restaurant on the edge of Chinatown, and most of the other customers were Chinese when we visited. The food is superb...More

Thank SrgnFsh
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the
entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk
through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where
aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers
transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors
can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the
neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From
yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the
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19 February 2015|
Response from Narelle T | Reviewed this property |
What access i am a nurse and you would have to pick the person up and carry them in and out uuuggghhh.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 393 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 9212-3901
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