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Blue Fish

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Neighbourhood:
Darling Harbour
Seafood, Australian
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Harbourside Shopping Centre | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9211 0315
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08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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Sydney, Australia
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101 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

The service in this place was friendly and attentive. The owner made us try his specially concocted cocktail which we really loved! The food is fresh and fantastic!

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Thank IanSydney2014
Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Having been to the Blue Fish a number of times over the years, since moving to Australia from the UK, my wife and I decided to take my mum and dad there to celebrate my mums 70th birthday on their visit to Sydney. Upon arrival we could not have had a better reception, all the staff were so friendly and... More 

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Thank Smarty1104
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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541 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 301 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

When you stop at one of the Darling Harbour restaurants, you do so for the view and hope the food will be good. It is indeed at this one, especially the lemon sole. Good choice.

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Thank cfuller603
Swansea, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had read mixed reviews of Blue Fish, but decided to give it a go. Bad mistake!! It was packed with tourists and charged high prices for mediocre food. The position is very nice in the harbour, but that was the only positive. The staff were grumpy and not particularly helpful and the food was very much like fast food.

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Thank Aliss65
BlueFish64, Manager at Blue Fish, responded to this review

thanks for your comments.. we have enjoyed our success for 18 years and we know that our customers are very much local as our awards that have been voted by sydney siders...thanks for your concern s Bluefish More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely amazing food with a fab location to match. A real food highlight of our stay in Sydney. Brilliant end to an evening. Menus are also available on their website.

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Thank Nightwire
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a Saturday night so was quite busy, and unfortunately left very underwhelmed by the level of service. One of our party had an issue with their meal, wishing for it to be cooked a little bit more - the manager informed us that it was not possible and we should select something else. He pointed out 2 or... More 

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Thank MD0n0van
BlueFish64, Manager at Blue Fish, responded to this review

There is no way that we would have carried on like you suggested! way more to the story. Please dont be concerened about our level of business we enjoy,you couldnt be more wrong about our customers! 70 percent of them have been returning over the past 18 years....maliciousness sir is not very attractive!! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The seafood was fresh and absolutely delicious The staff were very friendly and polite, especially the french waiter Nadir <3

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Thank Aurelie M
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food everytime ! Fantastic waiters , especially nadir ! Would recommend this place to everyone !

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Sydney, Australia
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109 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lunch at this restaurant. All five of us very happy, fish was fresh and service was good. Would recommend and will return.

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Thank Positano15
Hong Kong, China
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is near the Darling Harbour so the view is good. However, service is bad because our seafood platter has arrived and our wine has not been served. Not to mention our water. Price is not cheap at all.

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Thank Stewartli

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbourside Shopping Centre | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9211 0315

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Staying in Darling Harbour

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Darling Harbour
The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been transformed into a tourist mecca with entertainment for the whole family. Cockle Bay Wharf offers dining options from budget to upscale and million dollar views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to Dj’s. Families can visit the Chinese Gardens of Friendship or the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the world. The Sydney Maritime Museum and the IMAX theatre are also popular attractions. The Harbourside Shopping Centre is a site unto itself, with hundreds of shops, restaurants and bars. On Saturdays in the summer, the city puts on a spectacular fireworks show along the harbour's shore and there are plenty of other free events during the year - Darling Harbour Fiesta, VIVID’s light installations and the Sydney Festival, just to name a few.
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