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Spice Alley

18-20 Kensington St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
88238818
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“roti” (20 reviews)
“okonomiyaki” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
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Chinese, Japanese, Fast food, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Singaporean, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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18-20 Kensington St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

this is a fantatic array of lovely places to eat - Indian Ramen Chinese etc so good and you cna sit and have a drink and enjoy the food and atmosphere

Thank jeff b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spice ally itself is really cool and you should definitely go check it out. I got Singapore noodles from the Malaysian vendor and as you can see by other reviews on here, they are very bland and disappointing! Avoid these, heaps of other things to...More

Thank TTEEEP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A perfect casual evening meal with friendly vibes and no pressure. Free flowing crowd without feeling overwhelmed. Fast service with fresh hot food. So much choice. Leave the car at home and check out this hidden gem.

Thank Chickstar99
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want fine dining, book at either Automata or Barzaari in the Old Clare but if you want a vibrant street food atmosphere reminiscent of Singapore, just wander down Kensington Street, so many choices, lots of fun.

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had read reviews so search this area out. Well worth the effort! A quirky little alley ( actually felt like they had used the back yard spaces of some original houses). Lots of vendors serving mainly asian foods. Credit card or pre paid cards only...no...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spice Alley contains a variety of hole in the wall eateries selling Asian street food. There is a fabulous variety of food at cheap prices. You get your meal and then find a table(that can be tricky). We had Pad Thai and dumplings - both...More

Thank Jules20056
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great variety of cheap eats , only down side is hard to find a table but don't let this put you off!

Thank Carlos P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after a night of much alcohol. we headed to this place on advice from another friend. its like a new china town with lots of different asian foods. Well worth the trip. Average prices

Thank PaulS069
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on a foodie tour of Sydney and Spice Alley was included. With the title I expected to find shops of local and imported spices used in local dishes. Surprise! It is a collection of open air Asian restaurants. We weren’t too impressed.

Thank LaBubba
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife & I were told about Spice Alley by our daughter & so decided to try it out.We decided to go to the movies at the Palace Cinema at Central Plaza(the building with the eco friendly plants dangling down the front).Spice alley is just...More

Thank Bob A
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780brettm
7 July 2018|
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Response from 42kymw | Reviewed this property |
They are all indoors it’s like a food court/market. Delicious!
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ZacB224
28 May 2018|
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Response from B7058BJrichardc | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. Yes you will need cash at some of the stalls
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Jankim2556
27 April 2018|
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Response from CWR42 | Reviewed this property |
No booking in advance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-20 Kensington St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: 88238818
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