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85 Commonwealth St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9280 2888
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (42 reviews)
“fried snapper” (7 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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85 Commonwealth St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a set up menu, I don’t remember everything but the flavours were great... a lot of small bites to eat. Our waiter was really funny. Great night

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Longrain, Manager at Longrain, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your glowing review. We are so happy to hear that you had a great night!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our night started just across the road at a theatre with a funky little bar. Reservations are a must at this popular spot. Wait staff were very knowledgeable and efficient. Too many dishes to mention (all were gorgeous) but the highlight for me was the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend! The raw ocean trout dish is incredible, please please bring it back! My partner & use to come every over week for the ocean trout. I shed a tear when I saw it was off the menu. Moving on... The eggnet salad is...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Longrain over many years and loved it. This time we found the food to be bland and lacked chilli. The waiter was friendly and warned us that what we were ordering was very spicy. We both were excited until the food...More

Thank VandEm59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Longrain is an old favourite we've been going to for years. Other restaurants have now popped up around it on Commonwealth Street but Longrain still has great staff and wonderful food. We went as a group of 6 and tried a lot of menu items...More

Thank peteonholiday
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying nearby & had dinner here. Excellent, friendly service, the food was delicious & price was acceptable. Definitely looking forward to going back.

Thank Camalex22
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent services I got tonight very welcoming the staff food was amazing very tasteful very well recommended to anyone who will go there to dine in

Thank sharonvera2000
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner with my friend on busy Friday night. We were welcomed by friendly female manager Luci. She recommended some of her favourite dishes as it was first time for us. We had Masaman spring rolls to start with, follow by delitious fried Snapper....More

Thank Lenka S
Reviewed 18 April 2018

The dishes arrived slowly, often with gaps in between. One of the dishes never arrived. I am no expert in Thai food: I have only been there 10 times, and only to maybe 15 locations. But Thai friends have taken me to many restaurants they...More

Thank sydneyrambler2015
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The food at Longrain is generally of a high standard, and have been going for many years. It is certainly one of the best Thai restaurants in Sydney (when it comes to food). But each time, it is a bit like enduring a marathon: the...More

Thank Josh W
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No - not in AUSTRALIA unless it is outside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$76
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Commonwealth St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9280 2888
  • E-mail
Longrain Sydney is located at 85 Commonwealth St in Surry Hills. Inspired by the communal eating philosophy of the Asian table, our menu is made up of dishes created for sharing. Longrain's menu has evolved from Martin Boetz's original Longrain vision, bringing South East Asian influences to carefully sourced ingredients with fresh, zingy flavours. His vibrant menu is carefully balanced with wines and cocktails chosen by restaurateur Sam Christie. Our long, shared tables encourage the spirit of eating together, so you can try each dish as part of a full tasting experience, just as it was intended (limited reservations available). Book one of our individual tables for parties between 6 - 10 people; or Private Dining Room for 12-18 guests.
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