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Food Society

91 Riley St | Lower Ground Floor, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 8090 3462
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pork knuckle” (25 reviews)
“pierogi” (12 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
European, Eastern European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
91 Riley St | Lower Ground Floor, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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1 - 10 of 336 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Been to Food Society a few times and each time has been a nice experience. Staff are friendly and efficient and they actually take the time to chat to you about their signature dishes and food in general. The share plates are awesome and it...More

Thank jhawkins15
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 12:45pm, but thought we would be seated at 12pm so some of our guests were waiting a long time. It was rather stuffy due to no air conditioning and very cramped, having to ask another table to move when wanting to get...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Fabulous little place tucked in around the funky area off Stanley St. This was a gift from a friend for my partners birthday. The description looked very enticing. When we arrived we were warmly greeted and shown our table for two. Saturday afternoon and several...More

Thank Beaslyja
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We have been wanting to try this place for so long, and glad we finally did. The food is modern Eastern European, and as our heritage is the same, we were very happy with all their twist on traditional dishes. It may be an acquired...More

Thank Bunniboo87
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Six girlfriends had an amazing experience with High Tea. This is a quirky, fun venue with delicious food.

Thank Kmmeee
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I bought a Groupon for High Tea for me and older family. The reviews were dodgy and I wondered if I'd made a mistake - I hadn't. The food was good and the staff were lovely. Perhaps more attention and better air conditioning. But good...More

Thank KelPinker
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the food and the service was great. We had a groupon voucher. It was a hot day and when one of the fans was not working the waiter gave us complimentary cold drinks. Would love to return to try the dinner menu.

Thank Francis V
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I've been wanting to try this place for a while and finally had the chance to do so through a website deal that was too good to miss. We diners were two couples, one of which is vegetarian - the waitress explained that most dishes...More

Thank AdonnaSR
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. We will be coming again. Food was faultless. Signature cauliflower pirogi and pork knuckle all superb. Engaging pleasant staff and a quirky retro interior.

Thank Xplorz
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I gave my sisters a hight tea as a gift and unfortunately the experience was not pleasant. Mostly the service let this premises down, I will not buy it as a gift or will try it myself.

Thank Adrinari
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 91 Riley St | Lower Ground Floor, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Darlinghurst
  • Neighbourhood: Darlinghurst
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8090 3462
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