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Altitude Restaurant

) #267 of 4,734 Restaurants in Sydney €€€€ , Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
176 Cumberland St | Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9250 6000
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
18:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
176 Cumberland St | Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 622 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had dinner here in late June. When making our booking (a week in advance) we informed the restaurant we had a vegan dining with us. We were assured this would not be a problem. Imagine our disappointment when we found out that nothing was...More

Thank FionaHJ
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked through hotel as we are staying there. Offered two sittings of 6.15 or 6.30. Went for the later expecting the dining room to be busy!! First impressions were fantastic view and pleasant ambience but then the music seemed to get louder and totally...More

Thank Champagne-JoB
Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked for the Truffle Degustation Dinner at Altitude - there were seven of us. We were given an elevated table at the side and back of the restaurant. Our table was the only one without a tablecloth. The fabric walls behind us were stained...More

Thank DaphneTraveler
Reviewed 6 days ago

We booked this 3 Hat restaurant in advance for a special occasion and asked for a window table! The window table was great and the view awesome! Then it went down hill! Asked for cocktails first before the food, then ordered the VIVID EPI-CURIOUS MENU....More

Thank Shootingstars R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been lucky enough to dine twice in the private dining room at the Altitude and both experiences were incredible. We did degustation menus both times and the service was immaculate, the food was top notch and the view!! Oh the view.... And of course...More

Thank Leizel I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You have to go visit this restaurant at less once of your life time, the view is unbearable! This seafood dinner over all not too bad, the cooking quality still no way to compete with all the Michelin star restaurants in New York , but...More

Thank annalovesartalways
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Special thanks to Kiyana our hostess at Blu Bar for the great window seat for our pre-dinner drinks. The great welcome and service from Gian, Danni and Justin. Thank you to Zelle, Tyler and Sarah for helping us get a nice seat overlooking the Harbour...More

1  Thank Suzan_230389
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Altitude is on the 36th floor of the Shangri-La Hotel in Sydney and has great views. The Staff are friendly and efficient. Dining is intimate and romantic. Having said that, the food was a major disappointment to us. At $400 for the 2 of us,...More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My close friend treated me to a lovely birthday dinner here in November last year. The service was great and we were even re-seated at a window table! We had the epi curious menu and it was beautifully plated, tasty food. The portions were filling...More

Thank Jackstar01
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

My friends and I had a great experience at Altitude; we went during Vivid Festival and as you can imagine the view is absolutely stunning; great for a special occasion. The service was absolutely amazing; our very friendly waiter was charming and extremely attentive, he...More

Thank Jacqueline O
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neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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Rachel G
27 September 2016|
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Response from Paul F B | Reviewed this property |
Figure on about $150+ for two, including a glass of wine for two. The menu varies frequently, so your dinner choices will dictate the final amount. We have found it to be a 'nice treat". Service is wonderful, food is... More
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cath42
29 December 2014|
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Response from GudrunSmith | Property representative |
Hi cath42. Dogs are not allowed up in Altitude. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$58
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Cumberland St | Shangri-La Hotel Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > The Rocks
  • Neighbourhood: The Rocks
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9250 6000
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