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Zetabar

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Neighbourhood:
Central Business District
Bar, Contemporary, Pub
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Level 4, 488 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales NSW 2000, Australia
+61 2 9265 6070
Today
17:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 00:00
Fri 15:00 - 00:00
Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Sydney , Australia
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313 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Late at night this bar is jumping and full of life. We chose to have a pre-dinner cocktail here before dining at Glass. We were presented a drinks menu that had a single page of 8 cocktails on it. When we asked if there was a cocktail menu we were told that they would only serve the drinks on that... More 

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Thank Michael Y
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

20 minutes for a drink. Why do they let poor first day newbys loose without training? This is not DIY, and Bunnings take weeks to train even their casual staff to deal with DIY. Simply lame! Glass 2 floors below an infinitely better choice!

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Thank Bruce W
dublin
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

nice bar downtown, nice to sit in the smoking area and have a drink but your can eat out there due to some crazy nsw smoking law.

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Thank kerryman68
Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We found it romantic. We went there during the week and sat in the open air area looking over the QVB. the music wasn't crazy loud, one could hold a conversation. People are all dressed up, and the bar is pretty well dress too.

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Thank 7SG48
Melbourne, Australia
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278 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

If you are looking for a late night drink with a few friends before you turn in, this is a great option. If you are looking for a cheap beer/wine, keep walking. It's a trendy cocktail bar that serves great drinks in an atmosphere that turns very clubby the later in the night you get.

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Thank Nick M
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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197 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, prompt service, the bar snacks menu is a bit light on. The price of drink is also a bit too expensive but all in all nice to have a drink

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Thank HRifai
Melbourne, Australia
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305 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

They always block the front entrance elevator downstair on the the ground floor by another bar, only until you get to the front queue and realised you don't need to queue for Zeta at all, service not as good as few years ago...lack of events, and music compare to 2011/2010

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Thank James C
Sydney, Australia
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116 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

While staying at the Hilton my wife and I stopped in at Zeta bar for a drink. When we arrived we were pleased that it wasn't too busy and found some seats. After seating a waitress brought us some waters and gave us a minute to look over the menu. Unfortunately she never came back. This was fine as the... More 

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Thank speake53
Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015

I been there before look like they don't care about customers anymore. service was very slow, it took more than half an hour to get my cocktail.

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Thank Rose M
Canberra, Australia
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

We decided to visit to experience some of their innovative cocktails and were not disappointed. The added bonus was that the venue was light, accessible and contemporary. It was clear locals found the bar a great place to meet. When next back in Sydney we will certainly visit again.

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Thank Flying Kat S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Contemporary, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
15:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level 4, 488 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales NSW 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9265 6070
Description
At Zeta, sink into a leather sofa and enjoy the indulgent rich-hued interior, or take in the breathtaking views from the rooftop terrace. With renowned mixologists and a reputation for pioneering new cocktail experiences, Zeta is a true Sydney icon – sexy, glamorous and innovative.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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