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Hickson Road Bistro - CLOSED

20 Hickson Road, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9250 1990
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good69%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
16 Jun 2016
“No longer as good”
7 Jan 2016
“Service has become an issue”
Restaurant Hours Closed
20 Hickson Road, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

This used to be a favourite pre-theatre venue but the recent overhaul has resulted in poorer service and a decline in the food quality. Getting the waiters attention to order food and drinks became almost an Olympic challenge as they all whisked past never once...More

Thank Siena69a
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Location is great for STC theatre goers but after several return visits, because we are subscribers, I'd say it's time to change up the menu items if you're going to rely on return custom. It can be very busy in that period before curtain call...More

Thank Pmcnich
Reviewed 4 January 2016

You have to be selective as some restaurants in The Rocks over priced and pretentious. But Hickson Road Bistro was a great intro to dining in Sydney, with friendly staff and good food.

Thank 479Liz
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Good food, nice ambiance, unhurried feel, and a little celebrity spotting make this a very good venue indeed.

Thank baciamo
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

Always good food, served quickly to cater for theatre crowd but that doesn't take away from the quality of the food. Have had dinner here many times with friends and we are always impressed. Good choices, interesting flavours and the wait staff make sure you...More

Thank Siena69a
Reviewed 17 April 2015

We arrived 65 minutes before the play was due to begin, as per our booking. When we ordered, the waiter told us that if we ordered a starter and a main course, we would likely miss the beginning of the play. This seems very odd...More

1  Thank whitstablite
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We have attended this restaurant pre - theatre on many occasions and after the last three visits over six or so months I feel obliged to comment on the inconsistency of the service delivery. To mention two aspects: wait time for servic(shortage of staff) and...More

Thank morsm00
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is attached to the foyer of the Sydney Theatre and couldn't be better placed for a pre-dinner meal. It turned out that the night we dined was only the third evening of covers for the new management. From our point of view, we...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 4 February 2015

Please note, the following review was originally posted in 2013. However, at the time, TripAdvisor was not aware of this business and contacted me late last year to provide more details. Things might have changed since October 2013 but we loved our dining experience at...More

Thank Thilo K
Reviewed 26 December 2014

If you are going to Sydney theatre then start at this excellent restaurant  Small, simple menu to ensure you choose quickly to avoid missing start of the show! Service, warm, efficient and something to behold when the resuarant fills and the meals are lined up...More

Thank chris f
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  • Address: 20 Hickson Road, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9250 1990
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