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Ormeggio at The Spit

D'Albora Marinas The Spit | Spit Road, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
+61 2 9969 4088
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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D'Albora Marinas The Spit | Spit Road, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been here a few times now to see if we were wrong in our poor estimation in the past, but never again. In my opinion the food is tricky, overpriced and poor value. It’s difficult to get a good Italian meal. The weekend...More

Thank Criticalgh
AN_PAV, Owner at Ormeggio at The Spit, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there I hope you are well. Wow, that is very disappointing to hear that you won’t be returning. We appreciate specific points that we can action, as it makes feedback so much more constructive so thank you for the response. I will certainly be...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This would have to be one of the best meals I’ve ever had. I went with my in laws, and my family for a nice meal out and ordered the Trip through Spain, and wow!! The food was not only a feast for the stomach...More

Thank lovefoodlt
AN_PAV, Owner at Ormeggio at The Spit, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Afternoon I hope you are well Wow! what lovely feedback to receive. We are so happy that you enjoyed your meal with us, and i will be sure to pass this on to the team. Thank you again! And we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Every time we come here I am surprised by how good it is, and this time was no exception. We had the "Trip Via Spain" menu and it was easily the best meal I have had all year. The food managed to be all three...More

Thank Michael P
AN_PAV, Owner at Ormeggio at The Spit, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Grazie mille Michael! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us! We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We have dined at Ormeggio on various special occasions ever since it opened. The food, service and location have always been excellent. My wife and children took me there recently for a significant birthday. I’m not sure if there is still an ‘a la carte’...More

Thank David A
AN_PAV, Owner at Ormeggio at The Spit, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Grazie! And Thank you for taking the time to offer your honest feedback. It's great to hear you enjoyed your meal with us and I will be sure to pass on your notes to the Restaurant Manager and sommelier. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to Ormeggio and we were impressed. The restaurant is fine dining at its best. You are made to feel special as soon as you arrive. The tables are well spaced and all have a water view. It’s a great venue...More

Thank canberratraveller98
AN_PAV, Owner at Ormeggio at The Spit, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Grazie ! What lovely feedback, I'll pass on your kind words to the team, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The setting of the restaurant is beautiful and peaceful. We ordered the eleven courses as we were hungry upon arrival. Because I am lactose intolerant they slightly modified my eleven courses with a dairy free option which they told me is a standard offering. However,...More

Thank Belinda_Joy
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

I went to Ormeggio for a friend’s birthday dinner last night. I’d describe the meal as edible art. It has its place, but I felt hugely insulted by the main lamb dish. Tiny squares of lamb belly. Yummy, but hardly a course. The wine ritual...More

Thank Natalie H
AN_PAV, Owner at Ormeggio at The Spit, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Its a shame to read to read that you where disappointed. We appreciate any opportunity to continue to improve. I will pass on your notes to the chef and resteraunt manager. We hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful dining experience. Such a delightful night of fine food & wine. Couldn't have asked for a more perfect evening. Well done guys

Thank Jo S
AN_PAV, Owner at Ormeggio at The Spit, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Grazie! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your dinner with us and hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at Ormeggio to celebrate mother in laws 80th. 30 people attended and had a brilliant lunch. Set degustation menu ... delicious. Also chefs made a gluten free menu for a guest. View is incredible and staff were very friendly and helpful. Thank...More

Thank Graz M
AN_PAV, Owner at Ormeggio at The Spit, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Grazie! We are so happy that you had a great lunch for your mother in laws 80th! I am sure our waitstaff will be thrilled to hear they made you feel so welcome! We look forward to accommodating you and your friends in the future.

Reviewed 13 February 2018

Despite my banker's prior warning, I took my chance to enjoy lunch with my family in late Dec. How disappointing! The food is OK however the service received was beyond belief. My 2 yo son had his moment because his juice was removed from his...More

1  Thank Lawrence C
TheOrmeggioGroup, Owner at Ormeggio at The Spit, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Hi Lawrence, we feel this conversation has gone on long enough privately so in this case won’t be offering further comments in this public forum.

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P L
2 January 2018|
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Response from TheOrmeggioGroup | Property representative |
Smart casual, no jacket required. No sportswear or beachwear including rubber thongs.​ If you are looking for a more casual dining option we recommend our sister site next door, Chiosco by Ormeggio, which is perfect for a... More
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16 December 2017|
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Response from Kurokujikiri | Reviewed this property |
Choose one of the degustation menus only
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Alla M
24 November 2017|
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Response from TheOrmeggioGroup | Property representative |
Hi Alla, thank you for your question. Even though I am sure your puppy is very cute, all of our tables are inside and for hygiene reasons we cannot have your puppy in the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$55 - US$129
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: D'Albora Marinas The Spit | Spit Road, Mosman, New South Wales 2088, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Mosman
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9969 4088
  • E-mail
Description
Ormeggio at The Spit specialises in contemporary Italian cuisine with a focus on Chef Alessandro's home region, Lombardia. The spectacular water views are matched by the sensational food and acclaimed wine list. Ormeggio at The Spit has Two Chef Hats in the SMH Good Food Guide and is in Gourmet Traveller's Top 100 Australian restaurants. For the full Ormeggio experience we highly recommend trying our degustation menu with matching wines. Right next door Ormeggio has a more casual sister restaurant, "Chiosco By Ormeggio" - an Italian street food inspired, casual diner. BYO and barefoot friendly, don't forget to visit Chiosco while in the area! Ormeggio also offers a relaxed and private boutique wedding venue providing a unique backdrop of stunning Middle Harbour and Pearl Bay. Making it the perfect waterfront venue for intimate wedding receptions in the beautiful Northern Beaches in Sydney. Our weddings team are experts in delivering a unique, intimate and beautiful waterside wedding venue that your guests are certain to fall in love with and which will create the perfect backdrop for your wedding photographs. ​
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