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Prophet Restaurant The

274 Cleveland St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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  • Very good31%
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  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
274 Cleveland St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Having eaten in this restaurant for many years when visiting Sydney, I can say with hand on heart it is typical Lebanese family food, ok a little more commercial but its still good. Prices have risen since last there but still worthwhile. Needs Could do...More

Thank bobbitt123
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Two of my friends and I met at the Prophet yesterday for a get together and a nice meal. It is a good few years since I had been there and I am pleased to say that nothing has changed. The same standard of great...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We've been here a couple of times over recent months, once with a group of four and then back a later date with a party of eight. We enjoyed the food and ambience both times. We particularly appreciated that on both occasions the owner went...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

We moved to the area about twenty years ago and we came here on the recommendation of a Lebanese/Australian friend who said she liked this place because it was the closest in quality to her mother's cooking that she knew of. Since then we have...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Our last minute booking was accommodated easily so we were a little wary of what the food was going to be like. We were greeted by friendly staff who took our order promptly. We ordered the set menus and the food arrived within minutes. Every...More

Thank AfricanQueen67
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful meal. There are 4 or 5 Lebanese restaurants around this corner. The prophet's service was friendly and efficient. The food we ate was all fresh and extremely tasty. Great Lebanese food finished off with a terrific coffee. Reasonably priced and highly...More

Thank KeeponKrusing
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner in a large group which was well accommodated. It's BYO so that was a plus...but that's were the positives end. We all ordered the banquet, dips and tabouli were great and full of flavour, but all other dishes were bland and...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2016

Have been going to this restaurant occasionally for over 20 years. Still a great place for a nice, very reasonably priced Lebanese meal - BYO wine/beer etc. Small, so booking probably advisable (although no trouble getting in on a Sunday night without booking ahead) -...More

Thank gm256
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Eating at The Prophet is the same as eating home cooked Lebanese food. There are no glass fronted counters with trays of falafel, tabbouleh, slowly drying out, as you find in most Lebanese Restaurants. Instead, you place your order and everything, including the falafel and...More

Thank AnthonyCordato
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I used to go to this restaurant in my twenties when I lived in the inner city of Sydney. Recently returned with my family prior to going to a Sydney Swans match. We were greeted so warmly and then served the most tasty food. The...More

Thank Louise H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
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Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 274 Cleveland St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: 9698-7025
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