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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%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish fingers” (29 reviews)
“tapas” (60 reviews)
“banana split” (15 reviews)
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Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 1 216 Commonwealth St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

The food was mediocre and quite overpriced. No wine under 60 dollars. First we had the fishfingers, quite nice raw fish on blackened bread. Second dish was crispy chiken. Not crispy at all en still pink on the bone. We sent it back to the...More

Thank Nils V
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Quirky, friendly staff with great banter. Posh tapas with unusual flavour combinations that completely work and a great ambiance and decor. The sort of place where you sink in for the evening and are never rushed to leave. Also able to cater for my multiple...More

Thank Bee101
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Found this little gem...For starters - Savoury Portuguese tart with miso, roast king crag, beautiful! Mains I had Duck with scallops avocado crisp apple and chocolate sauce. I’m not a huge dessert fan, man this was WOW factor for me! Burnt baked cheesecake with cumquats,...More

Thank myles c
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Would highly recommend! We had a seat at the bar which was brilliant watching the kitchen in action. Hard to pick a favorite dish. We had the fish fingers (the most popular), steak, octopus salad and duck and loved them all!

Thank robynt597
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The service was outstanding-professional, friendly and attentive. Then the food...an absolute taste sensation.

Thank emmapryan
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Walked past this place with a mate and decided to eat there, was so nice! Such interesting food! And lovely wait staff, hot cross buns with pastrami and pickles were the highlight (just trust me) food was well priced at 60 bucks for two of...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

It's not Argentinian and it's not tapas but it's certainly interesting! Had the arepas and hot cross buns as a a starter... Buns like you've never had. Soft and malty, the corned beef more like pastrami and all set off by the kimchi... Wired but...More

Thank Brasser T
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

We had two main dishes (what they call tapas to share): duck and lamb. Both were fantastic. The bill was AUD$ 65.

Thank FJPro
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

First of all we were 30 minutes late for our table but the hostess told us to relax and not to worry. We then had a few drinks and chatted whilst ordering a few small plates. The waitresses were absolutely wonderful, never putting pressure or...More

Thank AmandatheNurse
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

This was a fantastic dinning experience. The place is small and intemit, with great staff who are professional and know what they are selling. Last but not least, the food is amazing. It is simple but but creative and interesting. They are very happy to...More

Thank RSTW86
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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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