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Criniti's Darling Harbour

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Harbourside, Darling Harbour | Shop 461, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 1300 274 648
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Today
08:00 - 23:30
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Sun 08:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri 11:00 - 23:30
Sat 08:00 - 23:30
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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180 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The lady who served me was lovely - the food was ok for the cost but the unbelievably rude man who takes you to your seats when you 1st get there needs to have an attitude adjustment, I was so close to leaving before I even sat down due to his disgusting attitude, will never go back there as there... More 

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had dinner with two colleagues last night Appetizers arrived before our drinks, and the mains came out at different times as well. Food was very good, large portions, but they could work on their service.

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Thank sandersronr
Warilla, Australia
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Shared a lunch with family the food was super and the portions were large and well presented. The staff were friendly and catered to all of our needs Will visit again next time at darling harbour.

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Thank RJJordo
Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The worst experience I had in my life. The management was so rude to me, accusing me of lying about quality of their food: After I said that my food is not edible, they took it away (without asking) and then CHARGED me for it!!!! Then dropped a pastry on my friend and put that pastry in the to-go box.... More 

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Thank Anna K
Atherton, Australia
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My phone fell out if my pocket as I walked out - thank you to the honest waiter for handing it to the staff at the till - very relieved to have it back.

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Thank 30esther
Quebec, Canada
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location especially if you remember to book in advance and order a balcony table. Food / menu options are extensive covering a variety of gluten free options which is a big plus - not just limited to the salad or steak. Meal portions especially the mains are great - you will not go hungry. The service is attentive and... More 

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Thank Hans L
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was too slow, bruschetta wasn't very nice at all. I ordered the Frank Sinatra linguine which was horrible, the mussels were empty and the rest of the seafood wasn't nice at all, the only tasty thing on the plate was the cracked pepper which I added. My husbands veal was too salty, daughters penne salmon was only penne but... More 

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Thank kathyc0nn
Camden, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

while we eating the entree they brought in the main course, no place to put the main course plates on the table. the pasta i ordered came with 2 prawns and 2 cherry tomatoes, the pasta had no taste it was quite awful.

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Thank bern2361
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worst customer service. Pizzas are awesome. Huge variety of food. You get to order once then you never see a waiter again after that. Nobody comes past to check everything is ok and nobody comes to ask you if you need another drink. Isn't drinks the biggest money maker. I ordered 1 beer then never even got a chance to... More 

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Thank George A
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to Criniti's for years but have noticed that with their expansion, the service, menu and general ambiance has changed. Our party of 3 were seated outside at table 70 (as the music inside was too loud), but even outside I had to raise my voice to be heard. They did manage to put the volume down... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$49
Cuisine
Seafood, Italian, Pizza, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbourside, Darling Harbour | Shop 461, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 1300 274 648
Description
Criniti's restaurants are proud to be serving Sydney, Newcastle & Melbourne with the best Italian pizza & pasta in Australia, as voted by you. Our menu is a fusion of traditional & contemporary dishes from steaks & burgers, to seafood platters & gourmet salads.

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Staying in Darling Harbour

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Darling Harbour
The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been transformed into a tourist mecca with entertainment for the whole family. Cockle Bay Wharf offers dining options from budget to upscale and million dollar views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to Dj’s. Families can visit the Chinese Gardens of Friendship or the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the world. The Sydney Maritime Museum and the IMAX theatre are also popular attractions. The Harbourside Shopping Centre is a site unto itself, with hundreds of shops, restaurants and bars. On Saturdays in the summer, the city puts on a spectacular fireworks show along the harbour's shore and there are plenty of other free events during the year - Darling Harbour Fiesta, VIVID’s light installations and the Sydney Festival, just to name a few.
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