Arthur

4.7
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138 reviews
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$41 to $100
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Arthur is Surry Hills’ newest neighbourhood restaurant. Headed up by Tristan Rosier, and named after his grandfather, the team aim to showcase our excitement for the local produce on offer through the constantly evolving set menu and all Australian wine list. Served to the table by our chefs, our menu is created so you can focus on your conversation and company, rather than what you’ll be ordering.

Continuing on with Tristan’s family tradition where his grandparents used to get everyone together, and like his parents do now, we now hope to do this for our community and be the place where you celebrate milestones, catch up with loved ones and spend time with those who matter the most.

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4.7based on all time ratings
4.7
Food
4.7
Service
4.6
Ambience
4.7
Value
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98% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Seekris
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on 15 May 2019
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

So pleasantly surprised. I have heard good reports about Arthur and what was delightful was that it was even better than the recommendations.

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JeffF
1 review
Dined on 11 May 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Awesome restaurant in a beautiful part of Surry Hills. Food was excellent and they catered very well for vegetarians who were part of our group. Super impressed.

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KerrieM
Sydney / NSW
3 reviews
Dined on 11 May 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Very efficient.
Very very tasty food.
Very very attentive service.
Loved it!!

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JonathanH
1 review
Dined on 10 May 2019
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

really enjoyed the meal and the experience. duck and pork were sublime ! couldn't fault anything.

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Scoreman21
1 review
Dined on 10 May 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Probably the best food for value the price I have ever had. It was seriously one of the best places I’ve been to in years and that’s a massive compliment coming from a fine dining background. Would highly recommend and would want to know when menu change happens.

Thanks very much for great night

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Alexandra
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 5 May 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Arthur is the ultimate location for dinner, lunch etc. I took my partner to Arthur for his birthday and we were absolutely blown away by not just the delicious food but the amazing service. Arthur is now our favourite dining destination!

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GarethE
1 review
Dined on 3 May 2019
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience4

Food was very good. Unique experience. Although, I did leave feeling hungry.

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RebeccaT
1 review
Dined on 1 May 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience3

Food and service was exceptional. One of our favourite Sydney dinner spots!
Perfect for date night!

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NickV
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great service. Awesome food. And a great price for the level of both of these.

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KarenM
Sydney / NSW
7 reviews
Dined on 26 April 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food is surprising and delightful and the service outstanding. The decor is lovely and the atmosphere cosy and welcoming

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OpenTable Diner
Sydney / NSW
5 reviews
Dined on 24 April 2019
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

Absolutely beautiful little neighbourhood space. Polished, no fuss service. Interesting dishes, fantastic presentation. Short, trendy wine selection. Definitely check it out.

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JamesC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 24 April 2019
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Wonderful restaurant. Inventive and well executed food, great decor and top service. Highly recommend.

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KellieN
1 review
Dined on 20 April 2019
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience4

Really enjoyed the food and service. Was an exceptional meal all round. My only minor complaint is the stool to bar height ration. The stools are a tad too high which makes sitting at the bar quite uncomfortable.

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BelindaB
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 18 April 2019
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience4

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Lovely staff, delicious food and great ambience. Have already recommended to other locals.

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DrewB
Sydney / NSW
2 reviews
Dined on 14 April 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Fantastic dinner! The service was wonderful and the whole night exceeded my expectations. The food was really interesting and totally delicious. Great value (love the set menu). Just perfect. Thanks !

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KenTonguesDesserts
Sydney / NSW
3 reviews
Dined on 14 April 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Classy restaurant in Surry Hills which serves modern Australian cuisine in an intimate setting. It's degustation-only dining but they do cater for dietary requirements. The dishes are shared between two diners so it's a little different to most degustations where each diner gets their own serve, but the dishes are exciting and showcase the ingredients well. Highly recommended.

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Claire
London
1 review
Dined on 13 April 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Loved it and would definitely recommend...enjoyed not having to choose the food...

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LarissaM
1 review
Dined on 12 April 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience3

This was my second time to Arthur, and it didn't disappoint. I enjoyed a different menu this time, which was just as delicious as the first, with a delicious wine menu to match!
The only small downside on this experience was that we felt a little rushed by the waiters.
I was catching up with a friend that I hadn't seen in ages - and for just about every course that was served, they hurried us to finish the plates so the next course could be served. I understand that you only have a license to 11:30pm, so the meals need to be served for everyone to finish by this time. It just would have been nicer to have a little more time.
Regardless, I would still highly recommend this restaurant to everyone - and have told so many people about it! :)

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JacquiC
1 review
Dined on 12 April 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Wonderful evening. Beautiful food. Loved the menu. Good service

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WhineMerchant
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 10 April 2019
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience3

Good effort at innovation and only a little pretentious. Wait staff were friendly and helpful. Only half-full so the noise was ok, but it would be intolerable if it was near capacity. If you want to save on laundering table cloths and vacuuming a carpet, at least put something on the walls to control the sound.
The small all-Australian wine list was vey good and quite reasonably priced, too.

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GaryP
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 6 April 2019
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience4

We had a good evening and thoroughly enjoyed the food that was served. The food was high quality, nicely presented and very tasty. The only draw back was the time frame/slot. We knew we were on a timer, but another hour would have been amazing so we could have enjoyed more of the delicious wine. Overall, we had a great evening and would recommend.

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Wayne
Los Angeles
24 reviews
Dined on 6 April 2019
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Fixed price set menu. Beautiful setting. Wonderful creative food.

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SooMengW
1 review
Dined on 5 April 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

So happy to have a wonderful dining experience at this neighbourhood gem. I wish we had dined there sooner. We will definitely be back.

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Riannad
1 review
Dined on 5 April 2019
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience5

Food was great.. Some element of a dish is a miss for me but I see the concept. Otherwise enjoyable night.

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paulg
Sydney / NSW
2 reviews
Dined on 4 April 2019
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience4

Eat here! The food at Arthur is excellent. There is a very thoughtful combination and balance of flavours and textures. Flavours are distinct but always well balanced. Simple ingredients are elevated to high level of enjoyment. Technically the cooking is of a high order. The wine list complements the food very well indeed. The pacing of service is well judged and information about each course is informative but not overpowering. Our only criticism is that a strong espresso between dessert courses would be desirable - coffee is not served at Arthur....

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OpenTable Diner
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 30 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent food with fantastic service and a few dishes which were brilliant We will be back

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SusanthaW
1 review
Dined on 29 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Excellent food & service.Waiting to visit again once the menu is changed.

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Evkip
London
2 reviews
Dined on 29 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Absolutely amazing food and service. Highly recommend for a gastronomic experience

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Bruno
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 28 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Fantastic tailored vegetarian menu for my partners birthday celebration. Fantastic atmosphere, amazing looking and tasting food and friendly and attentive service.

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Geri
Sydney / NSW
2 reviews
Dined on 27 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing neighborhood gem! Great value for a 10 course tasting menu, everything was absolutely delicious and innovative. Chefs even made sure to accommodate couple of dietary preferences and changed up couple of the dishes as my partner is allergic to macadamias and i dont like capsicum. The bread was amazing! Definitely recommend this place!

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KelF
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 23 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Just love this place. Amazing food and genuine, warm service.

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vipnycdiner
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on 23 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Another wonderful dinner at Arthur!

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MichaelM
London
1 review
Dined on 20 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Intriguing combinations of food delightfully served. The set menu idea is brilliant and very well executed.

Great wine list, too

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grane
1 review
Dined on 17 March 2019
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience4

Great restaurant - I will definitely go back :)
Food was delicious, and they made Zoey feel special for her birthday with a candle on the dessert dish!

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MickS
1 review
Dined on 16 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Good location , very good food and service and would recommend

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Cakes
Tokyo
1 review
Dined on 16 March 2019
Overall4Food3Service4Ambience5

Probably my expectation was too high with the all reviews. Everything was good and nice but not excellent nor outstanding for food unfortunately.

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Ruthie
Sydney / NSW
3 reviews
Dined on 16 March 2019
Overall3Food3Service2Ambience4

Our dinner was nice but neither of us absolutely loved it.

We were vegetarian and ceoliac and we felt that the menu substitutes were a bit disappointing.
The service wasnt the best - they started bringing food without telling us how they were going to adjust the menu for us and before anyone had asked us if we wanted to order drinks. Nobody asked us about drinks until 40minutes into our service.
We also felt as though we were a bit rushed and the bill was brought to the table without us asking for it.
When we made the booking we were asked to specify if the evening was for a special occasion (it was, it was for our anniversary) but no mention was ever made of this, and nothing was done to mark the occasion.

Overall its a very pretty warm little place to sit, and the courses that were done nicely were delicious. It was a good evening but not outstanding.

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OpenTable Diner
Sydney / NSW
3 reviews
Dined on 15 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Loved this place. Food was interesting and delicious. Very good value too!

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JoeG
1 review
Dined on 15 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

One of the best dining experiences you can get in Sydney. From the atmosphere, the service, through to every element on the plate (and the plates themselves, why not!).

A warm vibe, always welcoming, and always an experience for the palate. This is my 3rd time visiting, and each time has been equally enjoyable - showing this isn't a one-trick-pony style joint. The ethos if spending time with those you are dining with, and having a progressive menu to explore through the evening makes for quality conversation/time, and also a real appreciation for good quality produce. The love, care, and connection with the paddock (both animal and plant) shines through - the chefs should be commended.

I'll be back for my 4th visit before too long.

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Kenny
1 review
Dined on 13 March 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was great dinner and everything was good. I'm really satisfied that I had dinner in here. Thank you for all staffs of Arthur.

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Arthur is rated 4.7 stars by 138 OpenTable diners.