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Quay Restaurant

#49 of 4,722 Restaurants in Sydney}
$$$$International, ,
Upper Level, Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay West, The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9251 5600
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (193 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, Australian, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Upper Level, Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay West, The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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This was our second trip to Sydney and our first trip to the Quay restaurant. Being from the Chicago area, we are used to farily good restaurants (Alinea, Grace, Oriole, etc.). I wanted to visit this restaurant after watching "Restaurant Australia." Unfortunately, the experience was...More

Thank isoiridium
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is great, service was really good, the views are the best in town but the food did not surprise me. For the price you pay you expect great food and great flavours and, you dont get it. Uni Rice was terrible. Razor clam...More

1  Thank Rodrigo H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came in with no expectations as I've been disappointed at other fine dining restaurants. Well Quay absolutely blew me away. I was surprised that as the dishes kept on coming, it was even more amazing than the last! I thought that the caramel dessert...More

Thank Lyne T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Overall excellent multi-sensory, dining and foodie experience that actually met all the hype found in other traveler's reviews. Food, wine and mocktail pairings were on target. Service absolutely impeccable with attention to detail without being intrusive. We had the 4 course lunch tasting menu with...More

Thank IMHO X
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food is the best in the town. The wine list is above average. The Service is perfect. In total, the best experience I ever had in Australia. I am looking forward to visit this place again. Our waiter, Sourosh, was very informed, helpful and...More

Thank PXM055
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful way to see Sydney at its best. We did the 4 course a la cartel lunch menu as there were time constraints for our visit. Service food and paired wines are outstanding! If you have the entire afternoon at your disposal do...More

Thank WaneringKs
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

From the moment we arrived the service was amazing. I have never been anywhere where everyone was so helpful and attentive. The food was really good, however we didn’t realise it was only a set menu option so needed up being really expensive. Have never...More

Thank kyliet05
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you pay this sort of money for a meal you expect it to be amazing. It was very nice but not up to the level of other 3 hat restaurants. Nothing really outstanding but of course nothing bad. You are obviously paying for the...More

Thank AussieAnge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a spectacular view and excellent cuisine! I had a business set menu which included a salad of crisp globe artichokes, a loin of lamb and a strawberry granita. Everything was just great, very sophisticated. We were offered an excellent selection of three Australian wines....More

Thank fablig
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spectacular views overlooking the Harbour. I don't believe there is another restaurant in Sydney that has such a view. Creative menu and dishes with paramount pairings even the non-alcoholic one. Professional and efficient service.

Thank DrHabib
Nearby
The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
...More
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melissamurray000
12 March 2017|
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Response from rassociate | Reviewed this property |
Dinner
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rebootxin
9 February 2017|
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Response from rassociate | Reviewed this property |
No you don't need to pay
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Dermot B
9 January 2017|
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Yes, do check the restaurant website for the menu as it may be different at the time of your visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper Level, Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay West, The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > The Rocks
  • Neighbourhood: The Rocks
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9251 5600
  • E-mail
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