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Lvl 2, 345 Harbourside Shopping Centre | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9211 8900
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18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:15
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 18:00 - 21:30
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:15
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Lismore, Australia
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46 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2014

We got there 30 min late . It was a difficult day with vivid festival at the cockle bay. But we were celebrating our daughter's birthday. We wanted to be seated inside and we were. And we had a super family time with my sisters family (total. Eight) Despite they being super busy on that very night, we we're served... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2014

The restaurant is very popular and now i know exactly why. It serves one of the best indian food ive every had. the location is great right on darling harbour and food just brilliant

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Thank SBAK2011
Vancouver
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106 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2014

We went to this restaurant for dinner and when we got there, the restaurant was completely empty inside, and the outside was about 3/4 full. For some reason (maybe because we had a baby??) we were seated inside. Fine, I can get over that. The service was very cold...we had about 3 or 4 different people serve us food and... More 

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Thank Jane123456789
Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2014 via mobile

We sat on the balcony on Saturday just before the fireworks at darling harbour. There were a number of vacant tables with better views we requested but they were not able to accommodate. Manager was initially friendly when we were seated. Took a while for a waiter to find his way to our table and even longer to order our... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

our family decided to go for dinner on mother's day to make it special for mom.it turned out to be big disappointment and waste of money..booked table for 10 and chose banquet of $52 per person..the menu for banquet option was quite confusing ..it was three course with appetizer..we asked wait staff do we need to choose from the menu... More 

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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120 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2014

located in darling harbor. we ordered take away on april 28th. food was good and was very close to taste back home.

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Thank Vedictraveller
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2014 via mobile

Chicken biryani is highly recommended it is delicious ... chicken butter is good and creamy ... located in darling harbour the place is magnificent and over the river

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Thank Farah A
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2014

This is hotel serves best Indian Food in Sydney at very good location.The staff was very friendly and food served was full of aroma and taste. I had a lovely and enjoyable evening.

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Dubbo, Australia
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277 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

Indian food with a modern twist, love the food and the location. I have been there many times and never leave disappointed, we have taken friends there and gone there as a couple it is my favourite Indian

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Thank Sharport67
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2014 via mobile

Fabulously tasty, owner came and chatted to us n got my daughter some plain chicken and cheesy naan when she told him she didn't like the sauce on her dinner. Attentive friendly staff. All in all a great visit. Would recommend if you want to splash out on a treat

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$39
Cuisine
Indian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:15
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lvl 2, 345 Harbourside Shopping Centre | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9211 8900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Darling Harbour

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Darling Harbour
The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been transformed into a tourist mecca with entertainment for the whole family. Cockle Bay Wharf offers dining options from budget to upscale and million dollar views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to Dj’s. Families can visit the Chinese Gardens of Friendship or the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the world. The Sydney Maritime Museum and the IMAX theatre are also popular attractions. The Harbourside Shopping Centre is a site unto itself, with hundreds of shops, restaurants and bars. On Saturdays in the summer, the city puts on a spectacular fireworks show along the harbour's shore and there are plenty of other free events during the year - Darling Harbour Fiesta, VIVID’s light installations and the Sydney Festival, just to name a few.
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