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Nicks 103

#2,180 of 4,710 Restaurants in Sydney}
€€ - €€€Seafood, , Gluten Free Options
The Promenade Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9267 4404
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood” (10 reviews)
“chowder” (3 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
The Promenade Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was so looking forward to my return visit to Nicks but what a disappointment. We ordered the 180dlr seafood platter for two with Lobster having previously enjoyed this so much but gosh it was disappointing. The platter arrived and amongst the fish were three black...More

Thank Primrose77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us had dinner here, even though they were busy, we were attended to immediately. The waiters were so friendly & helpful. Our food came out quickly & our wonderful waiter gave recommendations & suggestions. I would definitely recommend this restaurant & look forward...More

Thank Jackie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delightful location and what a perfectly cooked tuna steak, chargrilled, a chef who understands timing for sure. When ordering I was asked whether I would like salad or chips. I don’t eat chips as a rule, so salad it was, but chips were delivered? I...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The position by the water is good and the $12 lunch special was also good. However the Receptionist kept people waiting 5-10 minutes when there were tables available. Some people just walked away. Our $40 lunch jumped to $50 for the weekend loading, ie, $10...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This place used to be go-to and we'd often go. No longer so. They served up a half empty lobster. Seemingly the rest was in their pasta dish. Another mornay came as Thermidor then re-presented cold, went back a second time. We're not ones to...More

Thank harryprev
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Since the closure of my favourite restaurant down at the Quay Sydney I have been looking for a new place to enjoy a lobster and have found it at Nicks at Cockle Bay. Also on the waterfront so it has great views but also great...More

1  Thank Margo124792
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here and it was lovely. The staff were very friendly and happy to help us. The venue wasn't super busy which meant that we were served promptly and had our food bought out efficiently. The breakfasts were quite large, so bring your...More

Thank Nicole D
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a drink and nibbles after a long walk. The location is nice but one of many cafes to choose from. Happy hour specials were on so we had a cocktail each. It was nice but there was so much ice in it the...More

Thank Ah62
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Quick lunch before footy. Chose Nicks as it was bursting at seams with customers. Always an indicator of something nice. Friendly service by experienced staff. We had chowder and scallops for entree and calamari and flathead for mains with side serve of salad. Presentation outstanding....More

Thank nipper73
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Great location for a breakfast business meeting. Bar orders with food delivered to table. Great selection of cooked & fresh fruit, yoghurt & pastries all good quality. Best cup of coffee I had all week so will be back. Busy all day long so they...More

Thank Angela J
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Promenade Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9267 4404
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