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Ester Restaurant

€€ - €€€, International, Vegetarian Friendly
46 -52 Meagher St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
+61 2 8068 8279
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
46 -52 Meagher St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This isn't a place to just have a quick meal - this is a destination for an Eating Experience. If this is the benchmark for how good restaurants are developing then we are in for a fine future. Ester sets a high bar and i'm...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us dined on a Saturday for lunch. The food was excellent, except for the chicken which was very underwhelming. The chefs were let down by the extremely poor service of the wait staff. Far too long to take orders, fill glasses & remove...More

Thank relaxingaussies
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sensational from the moment we sat down. Attentive staff, excellent wine list ( love that it is sorted by the colour of the wine) and the food sublime. We had the crisp corn with Parmesan and chilli, the potato bread with trout roe, the prawns,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came to Ester with a high expectations and lots of excitement. With all good reviews I was so confident with my friends about this restaurant. And last night was such a roller coaster with us. I chose Tuesday night but still busy. Very rushy...More

Thank Nguyen N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing restaurant. Went for their lunch special and did not disappoint. Dish after dish was incredible. The cauliflower was amazing. The two desserts were incredible. Could not recommend enough. Definitely make reservations if you can. I got lucky and they had a spot open so...More

Thank Anil T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chippendale is hot and Ester is scorching. The $88 multi course shared menu is very good value for Sydney and was well paced and diverse. Flavours were well thought through and tended to be robust and simple with an ingredient focus. Lots of grilled elements....More

Thank RossY415
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After wanting to go here for years, I finally visited for a birthday dinner with my wife. We had the set menu: a degustation of ten dishes, served in groups. Having given the menu a good look over in advance, I decided to supplement the...More

Thank ZiggySawdust
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We enjoyed our combined birthday lunch at Ester. We had a couple of dietry requirements which was no problem for the kitchen. The set menu was super inventive and we enjoyed every dish. The vibe is super laid back and the staff are friendly and...More

Thank SixMonthItch
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Ester is located in a dinky back street tucked away from the highway so anywhere is amazing to sit but a place located against the wall is the best. The food was to die for the linguini was delicious. The staff are friendly and really...More

Thank Oliver S
Reviewed 3 October 2018

After hearing such good things about Ester I was looking forward to trying it out. I dined with a couple of friends and we shared all of the dishes. We had smoked potato, squid ink noodles, moreton bay bug, cauliflower, sourdough ice cream, smoked ricotta...More

Thank Zita W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 -52 Meagher St | Chippendale, Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8068 8279
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