We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Victoria's Basement

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
Review Highlights
A haven for the baker and cook

This gem of a find is tucked in the basement of the iconic QVB. It is going into an Aladdin’s cave... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
barefootfoodie
,
Singapore
via mobile
The place to get kitchenwares and gifts in Sydney

Nearly everyone in Sydney knows Victoria’s Basement even if they’ve never been there. And once you... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
KylieIsTravelling
,
Perth, Australia
via mobile
Read all 29 reviews
34
All photos (34)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“qvb building”(2 reviews)
“cave”(2 reviews)
“gifts”(2 reviews)
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
23°
16°
Dec
25°
17°
Jan
25°
18°
Feb
Contact
Queen Victoria Building SE B 455 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
0261 2674
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Sydney
from US$117.50
More Info
from US$36.40
More Info
Reviews (29)
Filter reviews
23 results
Traveller rating
10
8
3
1
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
10
8
3
1
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews qvb building cave gifts homewares shop
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks , hunted everywhere. Got what I wanted , email response was fast and efficient ! Easy website and an amazing shop, shame I am in Noosa , bit far . Online shopping, quick and cheaper.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paddleboardbb
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

This gem of a find is tucked in the basement of the iconic QVB. It is going into an Aladdin’s cave of baking and cooking paraphernalia at bargain prices. There are gadgets galore for the serious and the occasional kitchen people. Lovely to browse and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank barefootfoodie
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Nearly everyone in Sydney knows Victoria’s Basement even if they’ve never been there. And once you go there, you can see why it’s popular. Great kitchenware and homewares and gifts at great prices and heavily discounted, this shop is chock a block full of items....More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank KylieIsTravelling
Reviewed 19 March 2018

And I am now the proud owner of Australian birds' crockery as a result of my visit here. The prices were bargain basement and the service was cheerful and positive. What was not to like?

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Perry B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

you can shop in this if you need to get bargain stuff for your kitchen, if you need new set of pots and pans this is the place...

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank thugs28
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I confess - I love a bargain. Why pay more elsewhere for a product when you can pay less at Victoria's Basement for exactly the same thing? Beats me. I've shopped at Victoria's Basement for years and I'm still using most, if not all the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Simon-O-Says
Reviewed 28 December 2017

we really loved the victoria building so much we visited it twice so that we could see everything, and took a lot of photo's this place is well worth a visit

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ianturner12
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Amazing stock and service; fast delivery; best prices anywhere. It's all exactly the same current stock that you find at other retail outlets, except that it is almost always much less than what the others are selling at.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Karen L
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I have frequented this shop for a number of years now ands it still holds an attraction, there is always something new and if you are into food or beautiful items for your home then this is the place to go, it is always reasonably...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank EricE2067
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Hidden below ground level in the stately QVB building is this treasure. It offers good quality housewares at most affordable prices. The variety is huge and the staff most helpful. Ideal place to get cookware utensils and anything other than larger electrical appliances that you...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank 109malcolmm
View more reviews
Nearby
Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 190 nearby hotels
QT Sydney
2,353 reviews
.07 miles away
Hilton Sydney
5,054 reviews
.08 miles away
Swissotel Sydney
2,643 reviews
.09 miles away
Hotel Coronation
264 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6,912 nearby restaurants
Glass Brasserie
896 reviews
.04 miles away
Vanto
208 reviews
.03 miles away
The Tearoom
348 reviews
.03 miles away
The Grounds of the City
312 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,817 nearby attractions
State Theatre
490 reviews
.06 miles away
Queen Victoria Building (QVB)
5,314 reviews
.00 miles away
The Art Of Dr Suess Gallery
8 reviews
.02 miles away
Genesia Theatre
7 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Victoria's Basement staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines