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Spicy Sichuan Restaurant

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Glebe
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1-9 Glebe Point Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
+61 2 9660 8200
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Pittsford, New York
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156 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My local host took me here for both lunch and dinner. The food was fantastic! It's just the right amount of spiciness for me (ok I'm half Sichuanese due to my mother, but have lived in the US for half of my life). I would go out on a limb to say this is better than ANY of the Sichuan... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing after reading good reviews on other websites. We waited 20mins and received our first dish fried rice and another 15 mins the next dish. By the time the 3rd dish came out the first two had finished! Absolutely shocking. The waiters were under pressure and looked stressed. If the food was great it might have been worth the... More 

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Hanoi
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Not sure what the food was like, as we were not served for 15 minutes, not even asked for a beer or a water.. ??

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Thank TAWarrior
East Lansing, Michigan
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This place is lacking in many ways. First of all, this joint is way too big for this location! They do not have the audience to support the tables they have at this place. The food here is also not as good as the joint on Cunningham street. It is lacking in passion in the food. Furthermore, this place is... More 

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Thank Rui Z
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183 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Pros Spicy, authentic Sichuan food with extensive menu Plenty of tap water supplied readily Great location BYO Fantastic pricing - we spent $30 per head for good sized dinner Cons - not many, maybe decor

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Thank Terry K
Seabrook Island, South Carolina
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134 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2015

We were looking for some spice; well, here we got it. It's down a side alley; hotpot is served downstairs, a la carte sichuan food upstairs. We chose kung pao and spicy lamb ribs. The kung pao was excellent; heavy on ginger and scallion with enough chili. The lamb ribs were heavy on cumin, a little fatty for my wife's... More 

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Thank GuySeabrook
Perth, Australia
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139 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Pitt and George. It's upstairs an really quite good. I went there with a Chinese friend who, for once, wanted to have really spicy food from her home area. Well. that's what we got and it was good. Will go there again. As others have mentioned, if you are willing to put up with the somewhat erratic and not particularly... More 

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Thank impartialspectator
Chicago, Illinois
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76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Liked the food but felt that this was a restaurant for Chinese customers. Only one server spoke English (broken at that) and the English food descriptions left much to be desired. Out food was good (very very spicy), the portions were huge but I would recommend taking a Chinese speaker with you.

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Thank Arun S
Sydney Olympic Park, Australia
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Bought 2 groupon (for 8 ppl) for the buffet... the service was horrible to start with... we were the second group to arrived with a couple in front of us... the place started to getting busy... we ordered and waited for 45 mins... we saw food platters after food platters out for all other tables but not for us while... More 

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Thank MunQw
Lyon, France
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Very good one, authentic but perfect as well for caucassian ppl. Quite spicy, good choices for veggie ppl, very big space. I went at the Cunningham one, very yummy as well. Chinese friends brought me there! Perfect and not too expansive. To discover!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-9 Glebe Point Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Glebe
  • Neighbourhood: Glebe
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9660 8200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Glebe
An inner city suburb along the water, Glebe has a deep-rooted sense of cultural history and heritage. It originated as a semi-rural resort for the well-to-do, but has transformed into a student-centric melting pot. Visit Glebe Point Road for ethnic cuisine as standard as Mexican, Indian, Italian and Chinese, or as diverse as Spanish, Bavarian, Polish, Czech and Lebanese. You will find that Glebe is accepting of the eccentrics and aboriginals that roam the streets, integrating students and people of all economic statuses into the multi-cultural fabric that distinguishes this suburb. Glebe Foreshore is a great destination for a leisurely walk along the Bay, and the Saturday market is a great scene for bargain hunters.
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