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285 - 297 Lane Cove Road, North Ryde, Ryde, New South Wales 2113, Australia
9889 7977
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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Open Now
11:30 am - 2:30 pm Hours
Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
285 - 297 Lane Cove Road, North Ryde, Ryde, New South Wales 2113, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The service and time to receive food is very quick. The food is very good for vegans and vegetarians-yoh just need to ask a staff member. (Be mindful about egg). The staff are very friendly and the food is good( if you like chilli).

Thank Callan F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled upon this restaurant after we check-in to the hotel just across the road. We ordered beef rendang which is sumptuous though the portion is big. The boss is also friendly . Highly recommended.

Thank ultrakenzo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Bali for my 30th and had some amazing cuisine. When I returned home I craved some fresh sambal so I was recommended this restaurant. It did not disappoint! Great food from an Indonesian mother to the table!

Thank Brodskyj
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Having dined at Sambal several times before (local eatery to Macaquarie Shopping Centre purely for convenience), this experience topped the list as worst Malaysian (and possibly worst all cuisine) ever. Firstly to advertise the Assam Fish Laksa as their week one weekend lunch special, I...More

Thank 1ntrepidTraveller
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I have been going to Sambal for years now and the food is always authentic and plenty of it. Great for Lunch or Dinner; Sambal is just very nice Malaysian food. Prices are reasonable and tasty every time. Please keep in mind this is a...More

1  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Eaten here over 12 years and they're fabulous. Authentic Malaysian cuisine just like being in Penang. Love the place.

Thank NalinW_12
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Not too busy for a Monday lunch. Food arrived quickly and freshly cooked. Chicken rice was not very fragrant but chicken was served boneless which appealed to the kids. The Penang char kway teow was nice.

Thank KLJlovestotvl
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I believe this establishment has been around for years. The first thing we were pleasantly surprised with was the friendly service and also how quickly they cooked the food after they took our order. We ordered off a lunch menu which offered the full gammut...More

Thank Manickjg
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I have been to Sambal for Sunday lunch with friends, twice over the last few months. The service is efficient, you do not have to wait long for the food and it is quite tasty. Certainly good value.

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Got takeaway lunch with my colleagues. Ordered char kway teow for myself. Good taste. A bit costy but within the price range. Nice staff. Will go again.

Thank Crystal G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 - 297 Lane Cove Road, North Ryde, Ryde, New South Wales 2113, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Ryde  >  North Ryde
  • Phone Number: 9889 7977
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