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Matee Turkish Grill

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528 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9565 2815
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“pide” (6 reviews)
“babaganoush” (5 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
528 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We loved this place to turn up for our diner to find the doors closed This was ever so disappointed We haven’t find anything close to the food standards We will miss it

Thank mje0250
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a family get together on a Sunday evening. Selection made with little knowledge of the area but with thought to nearby options if this place didn’t pan out. So glad we stayed. Helpful suggestions from our server. Had the family platter and...More

Thank Ontari0Canuck
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here on a sunny Saturday afternoon. Great selection of Turkish favorites, including borek (a must have) and of course kebabs. The meal pies are not to be missed. They have Efes beer. Service is good, and I enjoyed the old Turkish cinema pictures...More

Thank David_S_5347
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Went their last night with friends and we had the deeps the best in town and a couple other dishes This is family run friendly and welcoming We never had a bad meal We live this place

Thank mje0250
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Had the "Banquet for 2" at Matee and can't praise it highly enough. Bread and dips - fantastic, some of the best Turkish bread I've had, all the dips were delicious, babaghanoush the best. Falafels, perfect - so crunchy on the outside and soft and...More

Thank Carson63000
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We ordered meat platter and pide. The food were great and price was reasonable for the location. The restaurant gives you the cozy feeling. The staffs were friendly. I will go back there again.

Thank smoocherooch
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Pictures here do not reflect how good the breakfast is in this restaurant! I am Turkish and it is really hard for me to find satisfactory Turkish food in Australia, yet, these guys rock with their breakfast! Efendy and Matee have spectacular breakfasts. A strong...More

1  Thank Fahrettin H
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We booked in and got the banquet between 6 of us. It was huge and for the price is definitely recommended. Got a bit of everything and no complaints from any of us. The service was personable and fast and the food was all very...More

1  Thank Moshman77
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Three of us had a Turkish breakfast there last Sunday. We got served so much food and the quality was really excellent! We didn't expect such a great way to start the day. I strongly recommend this restaurant for your next breakfast :)

1  Thank Clementite
Reviewed 5 July 2017

For the best breakfast in Newtown you'd struggle to beat Matee. The selection of traditional Turkish breakfast foods is wonderful and the presentation is superb. The restaurant has a lovely atmosphere, very friendly staff and great coffee to finish your meal. It's a real treat.

Thank Peter C
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, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 528 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 9565 2815
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