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The Cook's Garden

272 Bobbin Head Rd, Turramurra, Ku-ring-gai, New South Wales 2074, Australia
+61 2 9144 5086
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
272 Bobbin Head Rd, Turramurra, Ku-ring-gai, New South Wales 2074, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent meals, friendly service, very nice atmosphere although a little noisy . Delicious food from extensive menu.

Thank Joan T
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed the meal. The steak was cooked to perfection and the dessert trio was just delicious. Relaxing afternoon in a nice atmosphere. Would recommend.

Thank Nat C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of friends catching up, and looking for something central for a weekend lunch. The Cook's Garden fitted the purpose beautifully. The tables are well spaced in a light filled area, and ambience is relaxed and not noisy. The menu was very...More

Thank PhilipC1952
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant with consistently good food .Loved the seared scallop entree with beetroot purée .We really enjoyed our meal

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Wow I'd never heard of this place until now. Cosy little place tucked away - unassuming from the outside. Went for a few pre-dinner drinks followed by a lovely meal. We attended for a farewell - group of about 30 - 40 people. The service...More

Thank Wendy T
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We used to enjoy the food at Cooks Garden, especially during the first half of this year.. The last time we went was for the John Duvall Wine dinner. The food was excellent. We looked on the website before visiting tonight and were kind of...More

Thank Janev_Australia
Rick N, Owner at The Cook's Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hi Jane. Thanks for your feedback however just to clarify the menu has not expanded. We have simply combined the restaurant and bar menu together as patrons were ordering from both menus all the time. Regarding the chef the current one has been with us...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

They pull them in here but really it's over-priced for regular North Shore fare. It has a name in these parts because there is so little competition.

1  Thank CraigKn
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Such a great Restaurant find hidden in Turramurra. Was recommended by a friend. Great food and well priced, nice facilities. Would go back

Thank Nathan B
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Lunch was a complete disappointment today.....pasta with Truffle Oil and Marsala reduction was watery and tasteless how does that even happen with those two flavours....a nice crumbed egg on top but 37 dollars for a crumbed egg is too much to pay!! Would not eat...More

Thank Donna W
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We were very pleasantly surprised on our first visit last night. So often we are disappointed by the local upper North Shore offerings but the Cooks Garden is great. I found it more European than English pub, but it's been a few years since I've...More

Thank philipbrucec
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Julie B
2 September 2016|
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Response from kooringal32 | Reviewed this property |
Restaurant fully licensed. BYO Wed-Fri (wine only) $4pp. No BYO for groups of 8 or more.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 32
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:15 pm
9:00 am - 10:15 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 Bobbin Head Rd, Turramurra, Ku-ring-gai, New South Wales 2074, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Ku-ring-gai  >  Turramurra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9144 5086
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