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Bistro Jinja

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12 The Entrance Road | Azzurro Blu Wharf, The Entrance, New South Wales, Australia
+61 43334999
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
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257 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

As soon as you walk it smells like Bali . Lovely tasty food . Authentic Nasi goreng and Mi goreng. The meals are quite large and the service was fantastic. The restaurant is on the warf at the entrance so can watch all the water activity while you eat . I highly recommend this restaurant it's a great place to... More 

Thank Leanne J
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Probably the best hokkien noodle with scallops I have ever eaten, Great service and everybody enjoyed their meals. Will definitely return.

Thank tls2424
The Entrance, Australia
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83 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food,good ambience right on the waters edge.for some reason we don't go here enough. Food is always good and location is great. 4 of us went and all 4 of us loved our dishes. Will definitely have to go more often. Service was good and smiling happy staff

Thank Mike C
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love Bistro Jinga. The food and service is consistently good. Highly recommend the banquet for larger parties.

Thank Jo P
Dubbo, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we had a beautiful lunch here - the food was absolutely amazing, staff wonderful and perfect atmosphere the people at the table next us were friendly and we had a little chat decor is fresh and perfectly clean table water was provided when asked for and drinks service was fantastic will be back for certain

Thank tankgirl40
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch today was brilliant. The food was fresh, flavoursome and interesting. Such a fantastic outlook sitting so close to the water watching the world go by. Bistro Jinja thankyou for a beautiful lunch our table of 11 left with very full tummy's and extremely satisfied.

Thank Purplepeople13
Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Book early to get best waterside tables. Great views of The Entrance. Great fresh food. Have eaten here twice in a week and enjoyed it. Great evening out.

Thank Martin T
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there yesterday as guests and are going back today for lunch as we had a very pleasant dining experience The staff were attentive and professional, the food is imaginative and the proportions were just right. It is located on the lake side and has an expansive view. We shall see if today measures up to the expectations they... More 

Thank Harrie H
North Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for NYE lunch. Great to sit on outside terrace. The staff are very friendly and the service is brilliant. BYO which is good. Had the duck rolls to start. Great! We split two mains, pan fried barramundi and stir fry prawns. It was absolutely delicious. We eat at Asian restaurants quite a lot but were very impressed with... More 

Thank Cybille C
Central Coast NSW
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74 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for a lunch with friends or business. Meal choice great lunch special a hit. Bit small but fine for us.

Thank SCMG

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Thai, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 The Entrance Road | Azzurro Blu Wharf, The Entrance, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  The Entrance
  • Phone Number: +61 43334999
Relaxed waterfront dining offering a selection of Thai, Indonesian, Vietnamese dishes together with some Australian bistro classics.
Fully Licenced, BYO wines welcome (corkage fee applies)

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