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MV Bistro & Wine Bar

#405 of 4,981 Restaurants in Sydney
$$ - $$$Italian, , European
397 Crown St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9357 3366
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck ragu” (6 reviews)
“maccheroni” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Wine Bar, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
397 Crown St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Came here for drinks with friends and were sat a the bar not a table even though there were several around. We initially said we were just having drinks. The staff should have told us that the kitchen was going to stop serving the menu...More

1  Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I have been here many many times. Great little venue in the heart of Surry Hills. This time we got the slow cooked lamb cooked for 10 hours, the famous duck Ragu pasta and a couple entrees. Amazing was an understatement. This place was packed,...More

Thank Alexander D
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Had a birthday celebration to arrange. Rhaad and his team at MV accommodated the 16 of us in a private upstairs room where we were wined and dined. The menu was fabulous with each shared plate taking our taste buds on a roller coaster of...More

Thank damienfagan77
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wandered up to Crown St after the Swans game at SCG - still buzzing from Buddy the bars were packed - that surprised me as Holloway empties after an Arsenal game - to be fair N7 is grim but Surry Hills is fair dinkum -...More

Thank Venuesrated
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The food and the wine was very good! I had the pappardelle, and it was cooked to perfect and the noodles were tender and clearly home made. The wine paired perfectly with the food. I just wish we would have received better service. Our waiter...More

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I thought about this rating over night... Italian restaurant's need to lead with their pasta offering and unfortunately, the duck ragu pappardelle was very average. Pasta was fine, not great but at least fresh made. The ragu was not great and very very watery which...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Beautifully presented tasty dishes - a bit different from your usual Italian fare! There were a couple of vegetarians in our group, and there were plenty of dishes for them to choose from. I loved the zucchini fritters, cod beignets and chicken maccheroni.

Thank sdl555
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Three friends meet up for an impromptu dinner. It's pouring rain and we duck into Mille Vini because, well, it's there and has nice street appeal. We're quickly seated with menus and drinks sorted. It's busy but not crazy, and the soft furnishings absorb the...More

Thank 06ross
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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We had no idea what we wanted to eat so we just asked the chef to bring us food.. it was amazing! I tried dishes I wouldn't normally eat and loved it all. Great wine selection too. Highly recommend

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The entrees we had were delicious - Figs wrapped in prosciutto and the zucchini fritters. The fritters were super tiny though. For mains we had the duck ragu with pappardelle which was nice, but not outstanding. The staff were pretty casual and at first I...More

Thank Utayee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 397 Crown St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia (Formerly Mille Vini)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9357 3366
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MV Bistro & Wine Bar, matching modern European food with a world of wine (local, International & Funky) by-the-glass or the bottle. Located within an 1849 heritage-listed stonemasonry workshop. Open for lunch, dinner & functions.
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