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Vela Dining & Bar

#713 of 4,977 Restaurants in Sydney
€€ - €€€Mediterranean, , Italian
138 Cabarita Rd | D’Albora Marina, Cabarita Park, Sydney, New South Wales 2137, Australia
+61 2 8759 7604
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“lemon sole” (4 reviews)
“barramundi” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Australian, Italian, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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138 Cabarita Rd | D’Albora Marina, Cabarita Park, Sydney, New South Wales 2137, Australia
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1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Purchased a coupon deal as the restaurant looked good and had a near perfect location. Upon arrival my wife and I were shown to our table and the location was superb, right on the water. The sun was out and it was such a pleasant...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Spontaneous Thursday night evening meal with friends. Absolutely beautiful setting, right over the water. Easy parking, excellent service of great food, beautifully presented. Perfect for a balmy summer evening. Not cheap, but there is a kiosk, & bar too. The place should be packed!

Thank bethc3030
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We had our aunty's 90th birthday lunch here (25 of us including 3 kids). Staff were warm and friendly, food delicious and location excellent! We had to pre order our meals (a week before) and could only have one bill, all worked out wonderful ......More

Thank Foodie-hiker-camper
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We had a really enjoyable lunch with our friend. The service very good and 2 of us had the barrumundi and the other had the salmon, that was the fish of the day. The texture and taste was excellent as was the presentation. For dessert...More

Thank SydneyConcordian
Reviewed 3 February 2018

I’d not been here for 15 yrs when I worked in the area. It was great back then and is still great now and highly recommended. Vela Dining at D’Albora Marina is located right on the Parramatta River at Cabarita Point at edge of inner...More

1  Thank Robin P
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Absolute nothing to murr about, Had a excellent family luncheon on Oz day. Quick and friendly table service, food is second to non and well presented. I had the surf and turf with half a lobby. A good generous portion followed by the Black Forrest...More

Thank tomfliese
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Lovely spot with the water views and boats. The food was delicious, from entree through to dessert, the whole table enjoyed their meals! Great service, our waitress was knowledgeable and ensured we were looked after. Definitely recommend😊

Thank Chantelle B
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Visited the cocktail lounge between Christmas and new year. What an awesome find! Really loved that it was so small and intimate with a beautiful location right by the water. The bar food menu was quite extensive so we stayed for dinner outside rather than...More

Thank Peta M
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I'm not quite sure what happened but what should have been a very pleasant lunch for 6 happy ladies turned into a very ordinary even uncomfortable experience. We booked for 1pm and on arrival noticed how noisy it was due to a large group but...More

Thank 440Christine440
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Fine dining at its best and the prices reflect this, Our waitress, Joanna, was fabulous and a font of knowledge. She had us all smiling (4 of us) from the minute we arrived. For a special occasion, about $115 a head is worth it. This...More

Thank jenni4711
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138 Cabarita Rd | D’Albora Marina, Cabarita Park, Sydney, New South Wales 2137, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8759 7604
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Description
Idyllic waterfront Mediterranean restaurant located on Dalbora marina in the picturesque Cabarita park. Delicious fresh seafood, handmade pasta, delicious meats and decadent desserts with million dollar harbour views. Intimate setting for couples, groups or unique special events.
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