love.fish - Barangaroo

4.3
516 reviews
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  • Waterfront
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
"love.fish have been showcasing sustainably driven, Australian seafood since 2010. Their new waterfront venture on the Streets of Barangaroo takes their core belief of serving only well sourced, Australian seafood to the next level. Enjoy a large selection of oysters, raw fish, whole fish, platters, crustaceans and daily specials at this unique waterfront location.

Even the bar gets the love.fish philosophy - with a real focus on locally sourced, organic wines and a completely Australian back bar."
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AW
Sydney / NSW
2 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great restaurant, fantastic service, will definitely be coming back.

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OT
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The whole experience was first class. Food was excellent and the service was quick but pleasant and helpful. Would certainly recommend Lovefish to friends. We will certainly return to the restaurant for more meals.

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d
Sydney / NSW
3 reviews
Dined on 13 July 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food, excellent value for the quality but be warned all the seating is outdoor overlooking the harbour. So in the middle of winter there id only plastic wind breaks and gas space heaters between you and freezing,

That said the food was excellent and we will be back (just on a warmer night)

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TD
1 review
Dined on 9 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Love.fish exceeded all expectations. We had a business lunch there and I would say that it was the perfect atmosphere to do so. The food was incredible, the service very attentive and the staff were lovely. Will definitely go back!

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FB
1 review
Dined on 5 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

In what was otherwise a wet winters day, we were seated outside in complete comfort. The experience, which was a catchup between old friends, was one where the service was seamless, the food delicious and the price quite acceptable. Thank you for making our meeting such a great experience.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 4 July 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

The salmon and sirloin steak are good. The celeriac and Apple salad was a good surprise

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R
Hawaii
8 reviews
Dined on 30 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing service and food. This is a regular for us. Never had a bad meal.

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A
1 review
Dined on 27 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Consistently lovely food together with excellent waitstaff & management.

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DA
Sydney / NSW
3 reviews
Dined on 27 June 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

The food and service at Love.Fish are very good. This is a lovely venue to take visitors to Sydney; however, at the time of our visit the building noise from the casino was unpleasant. This is not something that the restaurant can change but should be kept in mind if you go for a weekday lunch

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k
1 review
Dined on 25 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 5

Great location. Excellent fish. All shows their deep experience in seafood

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OT
Sydney / NSW
2 reviews
Dined on 15 June 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

The service was good, slow service but lovely staff.
The food was simple, small serves but lovely, fresh and filling!

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AF
Savannah
1 review
Dined on 13 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

This was a terrific meal and a truly wonderful experience

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SH
1 review
Dined on 13 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Delicious food, Australian Produced, excellent service, will visit again.
The blankets on the seats for the outside tables was an excellent touch.

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BW
1 review
Dined on 11 June 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

The food was outstanding.

We ordered the prawns to peel which were delicious.

Then it was 2 reverse seared sirloin steaks which just melted in your mouth along with some fries, a tomato & spinach salad with basil oil.

The only complaint would be the metal wiring that is situated across the decking area where you eat on the terrace is very hard to see & could be dangerous if it’s not pointed out to you.

But staff were friendly, food was divine & overall it was a great evening.

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BE
1 review
Dined on 11 June 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

With Vivid in action a lot of noise around. Overall we really enjoyed our dinner but wine prices are right at the top end, which disappoints. I have lunched with you on several occasions this year and have always been very satisfied. Would recommend to anyone.

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RM
1 review
Dined on 9 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Delicious sustainably sourced, and often local, seafood. Always top quality! Food allergies also easily accommodated.

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RG
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 9 June 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Great service, fantastic table. Excellent quality of seafood and seafood platter was a bit different rather than just fried

Some nice fish fillet would have added some substance to the platter

Wine reasonablly priced

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OT
1 review
Dined on 9 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

We had such a great meal - the oysters with scampi fish roe were exceptional as were the octopus and school prawns - service was also really good.

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JH
Sydney / NSW
2 reviews
Dined on 8 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The staff are great, the food very good, location to ferries superb and excellent value for money

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TC
1 review
Dined on 8 June 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

We enjoyed our meal and the view of vivid. Will be back...

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BT
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 8 June 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

Everything was very good .
However our request to acknowledge our guests 60 th birthday on making our reservation was not granted

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M
London
9 reviews
Dined on 8 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

An action packed night during Vivid. Despite the throngs and the din, the service was professional, with the courses coming out promptly. Competent rather than exceptional meals (salmon, barramundi).

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VH
1 review
Dined on 7 June 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

From the moment we booked until we left the staff we all very attentive and helpful. We were dining with elderly parents and our seating request was honoured. We did feel the wine was expensive.

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JC
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on 6 June 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

If you can make it here during the remaining few evenings of Vivid, you’ll be privileged to enjoy the Gudjal installation, with its mesmerising beauty, in addition to the delicious food and drink options at Love.Fish.

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JL
1 review
Dined on 24 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

I was relatively impressed by the experience in particular the food and this is served. The location is excellent, the menu is well chosen and value for money well above my expectation. Will definitely come back with my wife and rest of my family....

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MW
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 23 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

This is the place for fresh seafood - especially fish and chips (deep fried flathead or red-spot whiting) and also for prawns and other classic seafood dishes. Decent range of entree's and mains, particularly like the freshly shucked oysters. Not a huge menu list, but plenty of variety. Small but interesting wine list, although beer choice is small and narrow. Great sitting at an outside table and the table staff are friendly, knowledgeable and efficient.

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SG
1 review
Dined on 22 May 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 4Ambience 4

Simple menu, done well.
If you don't want to be overwhelmed and like simple food, this place is for you.

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OT
Sydney / NSW
5 reviews
Dined on 18 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great as usual

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DD
1 review
Dined on 14 May 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Very clean and healthy food to take the parents to! The tuna crudo was my favourite, absolutely delicious. We had to try the sea urchin... like oysters but more oceany. The mains took a little longer than expected to come out, but we were large group of 7.

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LC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

good atmosphere nice food at reasonable price. waitress was very helpful but she was flat out serving too many tables.

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KW
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Wonderful outdoor seating with a view and staff who were there when needed - but not intrusive.
Highly recommended

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LB
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 3Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Really happy with our choice to dine at Lovefish for Mother’s day!

Loved the way the menu was set out to have more flexibility with what to serve your fish with!

Fish was all fresh and cooked perfectly

We didn’t love the Polenta chips- have had better- these were a little dry!

But otherwise the love chocolate desert was the perfect finish!

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NZ
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

Came here for Mother’s Day. Food was great. Service was the best we had experienced in a long time. We had a lovely lunch.

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A
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2019
Overall 2Food 1Service 5Ambience 3

The seafood platter was very disappointing. For $165 you expect to have more than a few prawns, three cubes of smoked salmon, 3 slithers of sardines etc Not great value for money on the platter. Will not be ordering the platter again.

Entrees were the most reasonable out of all the food chosen.

Service was outstanding by one waiter in particular.

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GY
Sydney / NSW
7 reviews
Dined on 10 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

They know how to cook seafood. Everything was delish and fresh. The king prawns were amazing!! The seafood platter is definitely worth it as you get a selection of most of the entrees on offer. We tried the crab meat squid ink linguine and that was yummm. The brussel sprouts was a great side. Overall we had a great experience.

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L
New England
17 reviews
Dined on 9 May 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Perfect place for simple but delicious seafood, lovely views and great service

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DD
Las Vegas
3 reviews
Dined on 8 May 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

A must visit when in Barangaroo. The food is sustainably sourced, exceptional and varied. We had the barramundi which melted in the mouth. The favourite dishes remain on a varied and eclectic menu.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 5 May 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Lunch with family and friends was very enjoyable at love.fish. Great food and service. The waiters were very patient with us while we took some time to decide. Food was delicious. Salads we had were very tasty.Will ensure we return for future celebrations.

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TF
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 30 April 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Great location, tables were not on top of each other, food was fabulous, service was great.

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D
Chicago
9 reviews
Dined on 29 April 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Excellent fish, cooked to perfection. I had the octopus, while others had barramundi, salmon and our American visitors had Roo. All cooked beautifully in yummy sauces.

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