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Bondi Social

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L 1 38 Campbell Pde, Bondi, New South Wales 2026, Australia
+61 2 9365 1788
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08:00 - 16:00
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Tue - Fri 08:00 - 16:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 00:00
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New South Wales, Australia
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77 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

A great local hangout, I've been here a few times and that's what it is. the food, the service, the drinks, it's like what you get una local hangout anywhere in the world. It's comfortable!

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Thank misslilypily
Leura, Australia
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56 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

As a local having lived in Bondi, this is a great relaxing bar. with a fantastic view from the southern end of Bondi looking down the beach. Its awesome for relax chill out, nice beers cocktails sit inside or outside on the lounges. A must go to place in the late afternoon for the nice light great photo spot... second... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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222 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2015

Food is great and always inviting. Just don't ask for any variations (like an egg on your gravlax at breakfast) as the chef is a bit of a kitchen nazi. We've been for dinner and it was lovely. The place has had a recent and needed refurb. the music is cool and the view from the balcony is spectacular. Only... More 

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Thank KiraBeauty
Singapore, Singapore
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015

We had a few drinks before dinner on dusk and was very 'social', started to get a little to busy and noisy for us but we went for diner down the road. Worth a drink and look if you have time.

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Thank BBM1978
Markham, Canada
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68 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2015

Stopped in for a quick bite after a long morning of walking around Bondi. Really good food, very friendly service and a great view of the beach. Would definitely come back.

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Thank RawrrItsssAlexx
Berlin, Germany
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2015

Went for Dinner - whole place was very run down and dirty. Table top with cracked varnish full of the food that was left behind by the last people. Very small serves of very ordinary food, lots of attitude from the very rude which I am accustomed in to in Bondi yet this was exceptionally bad. Won't be conned again.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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176 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

Went here for a drink on Saturday, group of 14, no reservations, no problems. Picked up a carafe of sangria for $15!!! Bargain! Was lovely to! Great atmosphere, good music, very reasonably priced drinks, and ridiculous views! Ocean is a stones throw away, and the balcony looks out over it! Would certainly go back!

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Thank -Miss-Williams-123
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

The food is over priced, tiny portions and they could do with hiring some waitresses who understand the basics of table service. Terrible place, I definately wouldnt recommend it

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Sydney, Australia
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210 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

Had breakfast on a warm Saturday morning on the outside balcony, overlooking the sparkling water at Bondi beach--location wise, hard to beat! The menu wasn't long, but enough to find something you like. Had to place your order at the counter, which is fine, and it came out quite quickly. The tropical juice was great, my gravlax & avocado generous... More 

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Thank Frans_12255060
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177 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

The Bondi Social carries so much potential but it falls short on delivering. The view certainly is the draw card here and frankly speaking the staff were polite and friendly so I'm surprised to read others having not so wonderful experiences. The food was creative with numerous appetizers being served all of which tasted fresh and quite reasonable for the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$19
Cuisine
International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: L 1 38 Campbell Pde, Bondi, New South Wales 2026, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Bondi
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9365 1788

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?