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New Star

Shop 10, 269-271 Darling Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
+61 2 9810 7981
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average4%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
3 Mar 2017
“great takeaway..”
9 Aug 2017
“Good Food at a Reasonable Price”
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10:00 - 22:00All hours
Asian, Vietnamese
Shop 10, 269-271 Darling Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

it is an awesome place with nice people and good food. It is really cheap and cheerful it is good for a nice easy meal

Thank JoeManning2
Reviewed 3 March 2017

pho , laksa and spring rolls are fantastic.. great local takeaway.. good food at good prices and authentic style Vietnamese

Thank Troy T
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Good pho available all hours with fast friendly service and very reasonably priced. The BBQ chicken with vermicelli was very tasty and fresh, a great tucker for summer.

Thank hocklooi
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

What a find. Plain decor and tiny but that only adds to the experience. Prompt meal serving. Great value. We walked from a friend's place so am not sure about parking. Almost certainly metered.

Thank Phillip B
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Good food here tho fish cakes and the Singapore noodles lacked seasoning The pho was delicious a bit sweet but good quality beef Stuffed chicken wings were gud I'll go back In side alley

Thank Rachael R
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Popular cheap eatery. Eat here regularly. Range of dishes covering Thai, Vietnamese,Chinese etc. Bustling atmosphere, friendly staff, quick service and very good food, particularly for the price. BYO with several liquor outlets nearby.

Thank B00597
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Great little authentic Vietnamese cuisine in Balmain, tucked away down an arcade. Love visiting here for the great food, and quick friendly service. Great value. Worth a visit or several.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 8 May 2015

If you are looking for a cheap-and-cheerful eatery in Balmain, the New Star is probably your best bet. Otherwise your quest is likely to be a forlorn one. The friendly crew here serve up standard Asian cuisines of many persuasions - Thai, Vietnamese, Malay and...More

Thank JElliot32
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

We ordered 2 mains and rice paper rolls. we ordered the fish dish and got takeaway, when we got home we realised they had given us the completely wrong dish, it was pepper chicken! the other dish was just veggies, we asked for chilli in...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Don't expect fine dining, the tables are covered with gingham printed plastic table cloths, the cutlery and chopsticks are in plastic crates, the tables and chairs are all odd and overall the place looks like a Vietnamese Café; a little grotty - it just adds...More

Thank ChrisJoy321
Take the ferry to the inner west suburb of Balmain and
be enchanted with this picturesque and eclectic
waterside area. A stroll down Darling Street will take
you on a tour of coffee shops, boutique delicatessens
and shops offering wholefood products and organic
cuisines. Yoga studios abound, and live music emanates
from the hotels at night. As the place where the
Australian Labor Party formed in 1891, Balmain has
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 10, 269-271 Darling Street, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales 2041, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Balmain>  > Balmain
  • Neighbourhood: Balmain
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9810 7981
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