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Stuyvesant's House

German, European, Austrian, Seafood
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45 Alexander St, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
+61 2 9439 7155
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12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
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Sydney, Australia
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421 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went back after several years to the nwly renovated place. The menu is still very good and the wine list exotic as always. Did miss the owners' presence as they really add some zest to the place - otherwise service is rather clinical.

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Thank Landage W
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We are not fine diners or hard to please but this place was a real let down. Where to start... After managing to manoeuvre into the window sill table for two we were crammed into, we set about ordering drinks. My wife ordered the Mango Daiquiri featured as a special on the blackboard and I ordered a beer. The lady... More 

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Thank nharvey43 H
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Appalling behaviour, food and cost! A night to remember as how not to treat your employees. The waitress was new. She had worked there for two hours. She was ignored by the owner, who treated her with disdain and contempt. She tried, she sort advise and was brushed aside, she walked out. I applaud her courage and with other diners... More 

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Thank Susan3181948
Sydney, Australia
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143 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Crows Nest institution - the owners are great characters and this just adds to the quirky restaurant The decor is much lighter since the rebuilding but it's the same great place. The food was incredibly good, we had appetisers of croquettes, warm salty pretzels with butter, then entrees- oysters kilpatrick and the calf liver special (rich and delicious) then Weiner... More 

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Thank Nicky_c79
Sydney, Australia
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364 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Stuyvesant house is a restaurant, which we visit time to time when we want to have some excellent German food. After the fire and the renovation, everything looks fresh and beautiful. We went to have lunch and Max didn’t disappoint us again. He recommended the pork knuckle, freshly from the oven, and I had my first pork knuckle in my... More 

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Thank stinkwink
Mosman, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch. We asked, in addition to food menus, for a wine list. We were then handed a folder the size of the old A-K White Pages phone book with the clear implication "You don't select the wine here, we recommend it to you". We were fine with that except when the bill came, the bottle of very... More 

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Thank ShawnPrice73
Sydney, Australia
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Nice tasty German food, A good place for a solid meal. The port knuckle is huge and the side dishes were delicious. The beers are awesome and we were lucky enough to have a tour of the cellar... OMG! Wow! Rudi & Max are great hosts once you understand their sense of humour.

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Thank Neil W
Sydney, Australia
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88 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

The food is very good, specially the traditional German meals, the wine list is only limited by your budget, however, the service can sharpen up.

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Thank Michael L
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82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We went there with a group of 6 friends from work. I'd never been before and it was a great time. Rudi and Max provided great service and we just felt like a couple of mates. great traditional food and the wine selection was amazing! We even were allowed to have a drink in the cellar, fantastic.

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Thank Fra M
Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Crows Nest class act for decades.. The Max & Rudi show proved at lunch yesterday why it remains a top pick. Take an appetite and a sense of humour & let them do the rest. Thanks boys! Tony & Jane.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Austrian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Alexander St, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales 2065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  North Sydney  >  Crows Nest
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9439 7155

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?