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Macleay Street Bistro

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73A Macleay St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
+61 2 9358 4891
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak tartare” (12 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
73A Macleay St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Indoor and outdoor seat with tablecloths, they claim air conditioning but there were only a few ceiling fans evident and it was a record warm evening. They were unexpectedly busy on a Monday night in March and there was one waiter...he did a magnificent job...More

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

GREAT FOOD AND GREAT SERVICE BY STEFANO! Complimentary truffles, amazing steaks and salads! A bit pricey but totally worth it!

Thank Jade L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little gem of a restaurant never disappoints. The food is always exquisite and the service exceptional! Love that they now offer a specials menu in addition to the ala carte menu. Couldn't go past the delicious Scallops with Cauliflower Purée last visit...YUM!!!

Thank Kirsty L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Back in this beautiful restaurant for a lovely evening out. Saturday evening, fully booked and service was fabulous as usual thanks to Stefano and Páidí. Lovely food, seasonal menu, so always interesting for locals too.

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a delight to have a meal here. Menu is always spot on with some great new dishes to tempt. The service from the delightful Stefano and Paudie is always exceptional. Dishes are perfectly executed and well presented. So lucky to have the Bistro in...More

Thank PhilipofOz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our last lunch in Sydney before flying home after 6 weeks away. We could not have chosen anywhere better. It does get very busy so advisable to book. White linen table cloths, helpful Italian waiters with beautifully cooked food - perfect. The Restaurant...More

Thank Mrs_MChook
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An excellent evening with good friends without attitude from the staff. Friendly, unobtrusive and great food

Thank papalycra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So enjoyed our visit here. We were well looked after by our Italian waiter but everything else seemed so very French. We ordered Steak Frites with Cafe de Paris butter (400g!)- $38 with well seasoned rocket leaves and pear slices. Amazingly tender and huge! An...More

Thank ausgezeichnet70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite a large formal cocktail party the previous Friday to celebrate both our birthdays and anniversary of our marriage, Sunday 25th was Paul's 60th so off we went to out favourite local/Sydney restaurant - and were well looked after by Stefano, who has been there...More

Thank Trevor H
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I have very fond memories of my parents taking me to the Macleay Street Bistro many years ago. So I had very high expectations when I returned recently with a group of friends. They were exceeded. The food was absolutely delicious, the wine list offered...More

1  Thank Annabel S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73A Macleay St | Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City East
  • Neighbourhood: City East
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9358 4891
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This is bistro cuisine at its finest, influenced by France with the best of modern Australia completing the mix. The menu is complemented by our weekly blackboard specials, showcasing the best in market freshness, alongside our benchmark bistro dishes. Local and international diners value the intimate privacy and discretion of the modern dining experience on offer. The Bistro has a great wine list showcasing a range of French and Australian wines. As well you can BYO wine with a corkage charge. The Bistro nestled in the 'Paris end' of Potts Point. Join us, to enjoy quality and consistency in all aspects of modern food and wine service. Macleay Street Bistro is open 7 nights from 5.30-11Pm and all day dining on Saturday and Sunday. We only close on Christmas Day.
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