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Rubyos

$$ - $$$Fusion, ,
20 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9557 2669
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“grazing menu” (7 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
Fusion, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
20 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Rubyos
1. Deliciously fresh dinner share
"as being a signature dish! Oh my word, every morsel was fabulous! "
SonyaMuller
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2. ELEGANCE IN NEWTOWN
"Rubyos is by far one of THE best restaurants in Newtown."
Rochelle L
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3. Best meal in a long time
"We have dined many times over the years at Rubyos and always loved"
Nicholas H
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1 - 10 of 159 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent in every way. Staff very friendly and efficient. Food well prepared and delicious. Very good wine list. Able to deal with a number of food allergies in our group. Professional tone to staff. Tables nicely set out so not overbearing conversations. Plenty of choice...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank drtgfnz
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Went there for dinner last night as a couple. Its a sharing plate concept, I understand based on a party of four. We have dined here a few times over the last couple of months & I honestly believe the current owners have a real...More

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank Simmy2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our Xmas party for the team. The banquet was exceptional, with everyone getting excited after each course waiting for the next. The staff were so customer focused and made sure that everyone was looked after. I will definitely make this one so my...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ann H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely dining experience. Welcoming, lovely table settings, great staff. Really tasty share plates and good wine. Price was excellent for the degustation options. Value for money 5 stars. Definitely coming back. Great for a romantic dinner for 2.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank anilt413
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is worth 3 stars, but be aware the restaurant encourages reviews with the offer of a monthly giveaway $100 voucher. The scheme is advertised hard on every table and does nothing for the vibe.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jennyrY2691DX
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Rubyos is one of our favourites and today was no exception. Scrumptious lunch banquet for two at $30 each including a glass of wine. Exceptional fusion food and great service.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank sanchiaa
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Celebrated a family birthday. Our table of 6 chose the Seasonal Banquet, which had 8 different dishes. Timing of each dish was well spaced. All enjoyed the food, service and ambience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lauraine B
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Having been greeted by a very friendly wait person, we enjoyed an extremely delicious Seafood taster Banquet for 2. The dessert we chose was also a shared dish, and was refreshingly tasty. This was a birthday occasion, and a very happy one. Thank you Rubyos...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank E7719WDdavido
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We contacted Rubyos 3 weeks before our wedding party dinner as we wanted to celebrate dinner with about 30 people at a restaurant close to home. Badrul, the owner was very helpful with everything from the moment he replied to my email. We booked the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Rosemarie W
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately we are not local, or we would be at Rubyos more often. The food on the menu is presented like tapas. Lots of small plates full of interesting combinations of flavours . Tonight we chose the Celbration menu for the first time . Starts...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Michelle M
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 22
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 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 9557 2669
  • E-mail
Description
Rubyos is Newtown’s best place to celebrate, featuring an eclectic grazing menu, designed to be shared from the middle of the table. We offer the ultimate grazing experience – a modern Australian cuisine with a “fusion” mix of international flavours – to be shared in true tapas style! Rubyos brings a touch of style to the bustling King Street strip. With its heritage charm and relaxing contemporary interior, Rubyos is the perfect place to celebrate anything.
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