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Golden Century

#723 of 4,970 Restaurants in Sydney
€€ - €€€Chinese, Seafood, Asian
393 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (67 reviews)
“live seafood” (38 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (49 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
393 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So we went there cause it was suppose to be a good restaurant, or that’s what you’d expect when you see the prices. The hostess was rude the waiter didn’t care. Tomatoes sauce for spring rolls ??? My friend accidentally broke her glass no one...More

Thank Justine d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dear friends from WA to visit over the weekend and having visited the Chinese Gardens at Darling Harbour decided to have a late lunch at what use to be a brilliant restaurant. This restaurant has been written up by many, but suffice to...More

Thank 795georged
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunched here with friends from Perth. Having eaten here many times before and going on recent reviews (even from top chefs) have to say we were extremely disapppointed. Ordered a mixed plate for an entree and when we asked what was in it the waiter...More

Thank Us3Sydney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you have the hankering for high end seafood then Golden Century is absolutely a must-do dining experience. We "chose" a nicely proportioned 1.5kg Southern Rock Lobster from the tank and they did the rest. The succulent and sweet flesh was ample and the sticky...More

Thank Buster2582
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited with friends who live nearby and were told this is a bit of an institution in Sydney. The place was super busy we hadn't booked but got a table very quickly. All the dishes we had were delicious, I particularly liked the small...More

Thank zambiamell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been here for a few years and I think it's gone downhill. Bad attitude by staff and lack of silver service. The special fried rice was bland, the Peking duck was nice but on the small side. Cantonese steak was good. Will I return?...More

1  Thank jeffandlauren
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

You don’t come to Golden Century for a quiet dinner. It’s bright and loud with lots of action watching fish and crabs coming out of tanks before they return ready to be eaten. The food is obviously as fresh as it can get and the...More

Thank AAAMM1
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by a local as an institution! But then a mental hospital can be regarded as the same. We walked in and asked for a table for four and were shown a table. A young waiter noisily asked if we want tea...More

Thank X4583WInickm
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Sometimes a classic old traditional Chinese restaurant is all you need. This restaurant impressed me with their excellent service and quality of food. At the entrance of the restaurant you will see the tanks with all the fresh seafood and fish, then while you are...More

1  Thank la_femme_gourmade
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Beautiful chinese food.Fresh sea food and overall very tasty and enjoyable. There is no doubt that the salt and pepper lobster was absolutely, merely delicious! The garlic and butte crab were just out of the world! The crab was full of meat, it was sweet...More

Thank anilt413
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the
entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk
through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where
aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers
transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors
can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the
neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From
yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the
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19 February 2015|
Response from Narelle T | Reviewed this property |
What access i am a nurse and you would have to pick the person up and carry them in and out uuuggghhh.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
12:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 393 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 9212-3901
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