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Fish At The Rocks

#13 of 4,573 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence
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29 Kent St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9252 4614
18:00 - 21:30
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This hidden gem was extraordinary! Fish was perfectly cooked and delicious! Prawns were gigantic and my salmon was exceptional! If you get the chance to eat here I highly recommend you do so!!!

Thank Tracy S
White Plains, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good seafood choices including John Dory which was prepared perfectly! Nice atmosphere with attentive service!

Thank Susan L
Columbia, MD
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great meal. We did not have reservations so we set up stairs. The service was great and we enjoyed the meal. I must say that the prices in Sydney are a shock for a couple from Phoenix. Our meal with 2 orders of fish and 1 glass of wine and a soft drink $115 Australia dollars.

Thank jrotc
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have always liked this fish restaurant. Light, airy, and uncluttered with generous marble tables. Excellent and attentive service led by the immutable Garth. The food is generous and good. No jabberwocky, just really good food.

Thank Richard P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great little restaurant, whilst quite small you didn't feel claustrophobic, quite romantic in a way, the staff are superb and the food is amazing. We had a sharing seafood platter to start and then an delicious Asian style stuffed barramundi with a Thai red curry sauce.... We absolutely come back here again...

Thank Alan G
Sahuarita, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu is created on a chalkboard and provided for your perusal right at your table. There are probably 15 tables in the place - pretty intimate. Good wine choices. Had the Orange Roughy Special and it was delicious. Highly recommended.

Thank Robert V
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

based on trip advisor reports we were looking forward to this as the last and best restaurant of the 3 nights in sydney .Unfortunately the food was best described as basic fish and chips for my wife and my mixed fish dish seemed to be in a consomme rather than a sauce. the previous night we ate at William Blue... More 

Thank patbrownett
Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visit - the food & service was very good. Prices were good as was the atmosphere. I had the whiting fish which was very good. Everyone enjoyed the choices they made for dinner. Price was good, not jacked up. I would come here again.

Thank John D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table here , which you will need to do as it is very popular ,due to the wonderful food they serve up. My wife had a starter of mussels which were the best she ever had , red snapper for main course was also superb.

Thank bruinSouthernEngland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked in advance ( a must) and we had a wonderful meal, great service and lovely friendly calm atmosphere. While we were there they must have turned away at least a dozen people as they were full all evening. We never felt hurried and the food was great. A real mix of customers too, from romantic couples, business men... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Australian, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Kent St | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9252 4614
Modern Australian seafood restaurant located in one of the rocks historic buildings, where those in the know go!Open for lunch 12noon Monday- FridayDinner from 6pm 7 daysBlackboards with daily specials

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?