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Address: Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Party vibe

Fun party vibe with a bit of a backpacker scene. Come here for a good night out with some mates. A shame the iconic Coca Cola bilboard is apparently no longer there now.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Yohanes S
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some parts of Kings Cross are a bit seedy and can be a bit intimidating if walking alone at night time. We stayed in a hotel about a 10 minute walk from the station and this area was really nice. There are some good restaurants and the area has a good atmosphere.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I ordered a steak that came with mashed potatoes and salad. Took one bite of the steak and knew it was off. The mash was more yellow than potato. The salad was very average. Watery gravy over the steak which was extremely unappetising.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun party vibe with a bit of a backpacker scene. Come here for a good night out with some mates. A shame the iconic Coca Cola bilboard is apparently no longer there now.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some parts are seedy, obviously the Darlinghurst Road area is questionable but I love the Potts Point down Macleay Street, only a 10 minute walk from the station and has some wonderful restaurants and buildings, couple of good hotels and the views to the harbour and city are wonderful. The main drag though is more of a tourist area where... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

You can see the effort put into making this area look better than it used to. There are some swank eateries and boutique shops. The main strip near the train station could get a little weird at night. It is nice to sit in a cafe and watch the world go by. There are some 'specimens of humanity'.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We went to this neighborhood on our way to the Jewish Museum. It has a totally different feel then the tourist section of Sydney. In addition to going to the museum, we sat in a local park and had lunch in one of the restaurants on Victoria street. It was nice to experience a different vibe from Sydney's business.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

A happening place at night. Wonderful selection of eateries. Felt totally safe exploring. A seedy side but not threatening. Some interesting characters. Great people watching.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

seems to have lost it's vibrancy or something, now quite rundown and scruffy, the redeeming feature is the fountain and some sculpture

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

I liked the atmosphere here in Kings cross, nice people from all over the world with friendly attitude

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We really enjoyed walking the streets of The Cross reading the brass plaques that tell of the cities past. Once a renowned part of Australia's seedy past it is now a cosmopolitan part of Sydney with cafes and shops to delight most travellers.

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