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Buon Gusto

#1,201 of 5,156 Restaurants in Sydney
€€ - €€€Italian, Pizza, European
368 Abercrombie St | Corner of Codrington St - Opposite the Sydney University Business School. 50m from Carriageworks., Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (10 reviews)
“calamari” (3 reviews)
Opens in 28 min
Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
368 Abercrombie St | Corner of Codrington St - Opposite the Sydney University Business School. 50m from Carriageworks., Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
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41 - 50 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

One of the best Italian restaurant that I have been to in a long. The staff make you feel like a member of the family. The atmosphere is great along with food. I love this place. Highly recommended

1  Thank Peter H
Reviewed 6 June 2014

Went in for lunch for the $10 deal. Had the lasagne. Hardly any meat and no bechamel sauce. No taste, just a load of lasagne sheets and a water-y sauce. Would not go again.

Thank Natalie111111
Reviewed 29 December 2013

I have been taking colleagues from the Consular Corps & visiting Diplomats as well as family & friends for many years. I think it is one of the VERY best in Sydney for FRESH food quality,extensive menu,which has daily specials ,served in traditional italian decor...More

1  Thank TERENCE M
Reviewed 30 November 2013

10 of us came on a Saturday night recently. Everybody enjoyed the atmosphere and the good sized portions of food. Staff were very friendly. I had the spaghetti marinara which was really tasty but with the great comments about the steak I think I will...More

Thank RosBondi
Reviewed 24 September 2013

I am a regular at Buon Gusto, and have been for more than thirty years. It is cheap and cheerful with a friendly ambience. The emphasis is on southern Italian and seafood, though to cater to the market, pizza is now offered. I have taken...More

Thank michaelj108
Reviewed 21 August 2013 via mobile

Only bad memories. Never again. Food well below average. Service bad. Never never again. Should be removed from trip advisor

Thank AndreyVVV
Reviewed 7 February 2013 via mobile

Must have driven past buon gusto 100 times and kept promising myself to dine. Glad i did we took our 3 year old and we all had great time enjoyed the italian greetings and my veal parmigana was very tasty. Could give the free cold...More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 4 January 2013

Very nice pasta and ossobuco. They have two signature desserts, Crespelle and Tiramisu, both of which are worth trying. They have recently started offering pizzas as well, which I find decent at best.

Thank Anggiarto R
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Buon Gusto in Abercrombie Street had always fascinated me as I drove past. There are pot planters on the front windowsills with flowers spilling over the sides and a large painting on the side of the corner building. A little bit of Italy on the...More

Thank loufinnegan
Reviewed 6 August 2012

We have been going to this place for more than 20 years and very little has changed . Except that one of the original waiters now owns the place . The rest STILL work there . The food is great , not overly fancy but...More

Thank Ian788
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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11:00 - 15:00
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11:00 - 15:00
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11:00 - 15:00
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17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 368 Abercrombie St | Corner of Codrington St - Opposite the Sydney University Business School. 50m from Carriageworks., Sydney, New South Wales 2008, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: 9319-4798
  • E-mail
Authentic Italian style & feel with a menu fusion of both traditional and contemporary ideas. A local atmosphere where service is the most important companion to the quality ingredients used in order to ensure Buon Gusto is a warming and memorable experience, time & time again.
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