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Blue Fish

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Harbourside Shopping Centre | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9211 0315
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Today
08:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 08:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My friend and I went to Blue Fish as my last meal in Sydney. We were looked after by Nadir our fabulous waiter. Food was superb, sunshine in darling harbour - couldn't ask for more. Massively mucho recommended.

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Appin, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I was highly impressed by the quality of the meals at Blue Fish. Not so much with the service. My friend and I arrived on a Sunday evening & both ordered the swordfish; it was immaculately cooked. The dish is very highly recommended. We ordered waffles & a chocolate soufflé for dessert. Be prepared for massive servings - the waffles... More 

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Thank Leanne P
Gold Coast, Australia
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5 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is a shame to see in this day and age that a laid back customer is treated as an "easy out" as opposed to having a great service recovery procedure. when i recently dined at this restaurant, while no fault of the restaurant, high winds picked up through the harbour, causing one of the outdoor umbrellas to collapse onto... More 

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Thank Glen M
Lenexa, KS
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177 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of our favorite restaurants. Great atmosphere as it is in Cockle Bay at Darling Harbour. The fisherman’s basket was excellent. Our favorite was the large octopus entrée (appetizer), and if you like fried calamari, this is a good choice. Okay, the octopus is officially the best plate of food we had in Australia.

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Thank kurteg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amazing Fresh seafood at Darling Harbour and Great service!! Ambient is awesome right on the water with the Darling Harbour View.

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Thank Ryan S
Coogee, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visited Blue Fish with my family at the end of Nov 2016. The food was great and Nadir, our waiter, was very friend and provided a great service!

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Thank David S
Verona, Italy
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235 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a dinner at this wonderfully located restaurant in Sydney. The food was fine but unfortunately the service was below my expectations. Have also ta say that night the place was busy

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Oxford
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I dont very often have something negative to say about service but I felt when i dined the waitress really didn't want to be there and didn't care if anyone knew that! One of the few times I've never left a tip! Food came out quickly, starter was lovely but the main (I went for the paella) was a little... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there to celebrate my son Holy Communion and Confirmation with family and friends. Very good service and tasty fresh food. A bit disappointed with the alcohol and wines prices that are more expensive compared with other restaurants in the same area. They do not offer any deals on expensive set menus.

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Thank Giuseppe F
Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic place to eat. The food was wonderful and the service from Nadir our waiter was top notch. We had a family lunch for our daughters birthday and all 6 meals were great. Highly recommend Blue Fish restaurant.

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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, Gluten Free Options
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, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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