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$$ - $$$Fusion, ,
20 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9557 2669
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“grazing menu” (7 reviews)
“meat potatoes” (7 reviews)
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Fusion, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
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! "
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"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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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

We have dined here several times now. The staff are friendly and attentive and the food is varied and interesting. We have had different groups of friends and they have enjoyed the experience.

Thank Geoff D
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

Thank Simmy2016
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We shared the 8 course "degustation" menu. In summary, the food was small, bland, and confused, the service was poor, and the overall experience was not to expectations. The service: first impressions suggest this is a fine dining restaurant. It is well decorated and has...More

Thank Princess_Peach9
Reviewed 24 May 2018

My husband and I have been to Rubyos a couple of times now and always for a celebration, we have tried all the different menu's and matched wines and the food and grazing menu's are all cooked to perfection. I would love to eat here...More

Thank Mandi S
Reviewed 23 May 2018

We brunch! oh how we brunch! and all over Sydney but Rubyos offers the best for food and price Newtown is worth the trip when visiting anyway but Rubyos is a must. Oh and did I mention the duck pancakes they're quackstacular!

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 20 May 2018

There is a great variety of very tasty food on the menu where you can select one of several set menus or as al a carte. There is a large selection of vegetarian and vegan options. The restaurant is BYO wine and also has a...More

Thank david-oshea
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Rubyos is literally the best restaurant I have found in all of Sydney for sociable, sharable dinners that accommodate dietary requirements (I'm gluten-free, and arranging dinners can be a nightmare, but Rubyos an entire banquet that caters for me *and* the people I'm eating with...More

Thank shereestrange
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Family birthday gathering with excellent service and fabulous fresh and tasty menu selection. You could tell a lot of thought and effort has gone into creating beautiful food to delight the customer. Thank you!

Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We have been regulars here for many years. The food keeps getting better every time we visit. Love the interesting salads, vegetable, seafood and meat dishes. Lovely desserts especially dessert plate to share. BYO wine is great option.

Thank David M
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Great food, and very good value. I have arranged a few group dinners here and my guests often comment on how much they enjoyed it, remembering it even years after our meal

Thank BelindaSydney
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
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 22
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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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
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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