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Restaurant 16

236 Military Rd, Neutral Bay, North Sydney, New South Wales 2089, Australia
+61 2 9909 0160
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
236 Military Rd, Neutral Bay, North Sydney, New South Wales 2089, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small space with great service and excellent food. Italian with some asian influence. I had a kingfish carpaccio for example, cut a liitle thicker but still excellent and great flavour. All dishes were really well prepared and of quality. Wine list a little limited (but...More

Thank Russ1625
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Great dining experience with a warm welcome and fabulous Japanese Italian cuisine in a cosy restaurant. Highly recommended! I am very happy to have been recommended to come, and I look forward to dining with you again.Thank you for your hospitality.

Thank mmarchhart
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

I normally rate restaurants by the star system but Restaurant 16 I will rate by hearts because It is the very first Restaurant I have been to that deserves it. Five hearts would be the very best but after my first visit there with my...More

Thank Trevor N
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Dear Restaurant 16 Thank you very much for the warm hospitality and the most delicious meal. The food throughout the night was creative, balanced and extremely enjoyable. We had a few requests for changes to the menu made, and the chef and host were so...More

Thank Sampolgar
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Excellent wait staff explained a small but perfectly executed menu with a Japanese chef with an Italian influence. Great BYO with excellent glassware.Superb food and great attention to sauces.

Thank Hilton C
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We had a pre Christmas meal at Restaurant 16 with friends. It is portrayed as Italian with a Japanese influence - very much borne out by the menu. With all the eating during the silly season we were just looking for a light meal. I...More

Thank Sydneysida
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Husband and wife team, fantastic fusion of Japanese and Italian styles and ingredients. Cafe-style and simple decor but the food is truly fabulous. Fresh ingredients, freshly-prepared, friendly service.

Thank CasparsUncle
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Compared with Sydney's centre and Eastern suburbs, in our view the Lower North Shore has a limited choice of no-nonsense fine dining restaurants, and even fewer offering BYO, which many of us appreciate if only 'now and then'. So this is a surprising small restaurant...More

Thank HK_Sydney2013
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We tried the 5 course meal. The flavours were delicate and beautifully presented with plenty of seafood options. Coffee was very good and they had some nice wines. Service was good.

Thank BSF G
Reviewed 13 September 2017

None of the hype of restaurants in the nearby restaurant precinct but a better quality and more enjoyable. Only a small and intimate restaurant but friendly and professional service with wonderful quality produce and perfect cooking. Rarely eat spatchcock but the stuffed spatchcock with risotto...More

Thank RonWamberal
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Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 Military Rd, Neutral Bay, North Sydney, New South Wales 2089, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  North Sydney  >  Neutral Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9909 0160
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