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Bodega Tapas Restaurant and Bar

Shop 1 216 Commonwealth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9212 7766
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish fingers” (28 reviews)
“banana split” (15 reviews)
“tapas” (54 reviews)
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CUISINES
Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Shop 1 216 Commonwealth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dining solo is never ideal but I had a good midweek dinner. Dishes were all excellent. I don’t have a history with this venue but was concerned about the negative reviews. They didn’t play out for me. I would go again but there are a...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the most exquisite Tapas experiences I have had in a long time. The place is small, elegant and lovely. The ambience is superb. The Spanish wines are fantastic. The food is incredibly tasty. The service is friendly. Everything we had on...More

Thank Mohan K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Compared to my last visit a few months ago, I found the quality and detail on the food had gone down a bit. The portions are still the same size but it lacked flavour and punch especially the new items on the menu. Lucky though...More

Thank Doumomo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Atmosphere of Bodega was quaint and very much like a beach house cafe. The pace of the food was fantastic, nothing disappointed at all! We ordered an entree and a main each a couple of drinks as well. The highlight of the night was the...More

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bodega is a great place for couples and smal groups. Took my wife there for her birthday, and we had a great experience. From the food, wine to the friendly and always smiling staff. They brightened the atmosphere in a slightly dimmed restaurant. Highly recommend!

Thank James G
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Not sure why people like this restaurant. The fish was nice but very over powering smell. The rest of the food was average. 4 girls served us and 3 were really rude and snooty. Highly not recommended.

Thank sar26
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It was a pleasant night. Thought the music was going to be too loud but it was turned down which made it easy for us to talk to each other. The place itself is cosy. We shared a number of dishes - started with the...More

Thank Sassychix
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Great little restaurant in the heart of Surry Hills. We enjoyed some complimentary bread and olives to start. The waitress was very kind and kindly pointed out the things I could eat (unfortunately I cannot eat onion or garlic). My partner and I enjoyed the...More

Thank Chl0eHJ
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere in this cute place is great, with tapas with a twist. The arepas with chilli jam were incredible. The tamales with miso eggplant... 2 great flavours but as a combination it was very very odd and didn't work. As 2 seperate flavours and...More

Thank howsey51
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Very cool vibe, the place is designed like 50´s Diner which is right in the centre of Surrey Hills. The portions for the tapas are generous with some excellent Cold Cuts and great cocktails.

Thank Shanewassywass
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 216 Commonwealth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9212 7766
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