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Redfern Continental

#946 of 4,969 Restaurants in Sydney
₱₱ - ₱₱₱, European, Vegetarian Friendly
180 Redfern St, Sydney, New South Wales 2016, Australia
+61 2 9319 7446
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“schnitzel” (9 reviews)
“crab linguine” (2 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Central European, European, Vegetarian Friendly
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
180 Redfern St, Sydney, New South Wales 2016, Australia
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

Blown away by the incredibly delicious simple food. Shared Salt Cod Croquettes, Meatballs and Calamari for entree. Meatballs were sensational, bursting with flavour and juicy and calamari incredibly tender. Had a special for main; Crab Linguine with chilli, garlic and lemon oil. Wow! Great wine...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Went pre & post local theatre. Bar is at the back, nicely low key, fine contrast to its neighbours pumping out music at levels that ensure convos are at shouting level. Food mixed but the meatballs recommended. Good full bar & the main restaurant has...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bavey
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Whilst I ave been to the Continental before I find the bar and restaurant to be extremely well managed.No reservation (no problem) you are just asked to go through to the bar out the back .This is a fantastic experience in it self.A huge selection...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank phillipk8
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Zucchini flowers, oysters Kilpatrick, meat balls, mussels, salmon - everything we ate in fact - were all outstanding. The place doesn't look much from the street and inside they don't try to jazz things up but make no mistake this is a classy operation.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Food was good, though overpriced. Service was fine and waitstaff were friendly and attentive. However it was obvious they had been trained to get customers out the door as soon as they stopped ordering food/beverages. Bill was put on our table before we asked for...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Andros A
Reviewed 16 February 2018

What an awesome little bistro. The smells coming from the kitchen give you constant food envy, with such a mouth watering menu it's hard to narrow it down to your choice! The interior reminds me of many a small bistro throughout Europe, gorgeously rustic with...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Kamelion
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Such a wonderful atmosphere and great reliable menu. Friendly staff. Only issue I had was no split bills...oh well everything has a cause and effect....”you don’t do split bill and I don’t do tips”. Face expression of waiter....priceless.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Adam T
Reviewed 4 January 2018

As ex-locals, we were taken to the Continental by a current local who had also not been here before but had heard great feedback and wanted to try it. We were very happy indeed about his suggestion! The food here is excellent home-style fare that...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Simon-O-Says
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We elected for an outside table with the obligatory red checked tablecloth and then proceeded to enjoy the next two and a half hours of share plate fantastic food. Everything was so fresh, so flavoursome along with quality Italian rose. The garlic Brussel sprouts were...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 505John
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Hearty food at a reasonable price. Always has good atmosphere. I like their selection of foreign beverages

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Emehh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Central European, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Redfern St, Sydney, New South Wales 2016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9319 7446
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