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Salmon & Bear

) #12 of 104 Restaurants in Newtown $$ - $$$ Seafood, , Vegetarian Friendly
226 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9517 3200
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  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
12:00 - 15:00All hours
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
226 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved loved loved! My husband and I fell in love with salmon and bear. I ordered the fish of the day, trout, with the dill and yoghurt dip and the sautéed greens on the side. My husband ordered the salmon with sesame dressing and the...More

Thank laurenvdv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a delicious dinner of the roasted barramundi on the tuna poke bowl with a side of roast vege. A definite must to mix around all the ingredients as directed. Flavour infusion was amazing!

Thank Seasoned-Traveller13
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We came to salmon and bear on a Sunday night hoping for delicious seafood as the reviews were very positive. However, 3 out of 4 people on the table were disappointed with their meal. I ordered Oka Salmon with butter lemon sauce, sweet potato fries...More

Thank A T
Reviewed 16 July 2017

My friend, her kids and parents, myself and another friend went here for dinner. The grilled albacore tuna with lemon herb butter was very tasty and cooked very well. The fish flaked apart as I cut into it. Same response for the "catch of the...More

Thank Annie S
Reviewed 15 July 2017

My partner and I are on a mission to try some place we haven't been to before. So we chose Salmon and Bear in Newtown for lunch on a Saturday. What a choice! Greeted as we came in by two staff members, we Checked if...More

Thank DavidT1953
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I was catching up with a English friend from 5 years back. We were walking down Newtown... and stumbled upon this place called "Salmon and Bear". I was like dude that looks like Canada! ( I'm Canadian by the way). We walked in and I...More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly and helpful service - though you order at the register, the food is brought to your table. Great selection of fish and sides. There were 6 of us and we had many different dishes, sides and sauces with everyone commenting on how delicious they...More

Thank Peterk9999
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Had the salmon & sweet potato fries. YUM. My friend had fish tacos which was also great. The coconut rice was not a hit though. Had a strange taste. Service very professional and friendly. Would recommend and will be back.

Thank MrsNelson7
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

I had the pleasure of taking my partner Kate here for dinner twice in the last two weeks. As with our previous visits - the food was excellent, flavoursome and just wonderful. Staff are lovely and welcoming - got some complementary prawns crackers while we...More

Thank noelc719
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Good fresh fish from a chain restaurant. Menu offers a range of fishy options from sushi bowls to charbroiled fish with interesting sides such as roasted vegetables and Asian greens. All cooked freshly to order. The set up is part self service and part waited...order...More

Thank hargs
A Bohemian inner-west suburb known for its alternative
music scene, Newtown is a diverse community offering a
multitude of restaurants, art galleries, performance
spaces, thrift stores and bars. Home of some of the
best live music venues in the city, shows can be found
everywhere from the official theatres to the
neighbourhood pubs. From its humble beginnings as a
neighbourhood primarily known for its many Thai
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Newtown>  > Newtown
  • Neighbourhood: Newtown
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9517 3200
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