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Yalla Sawa

138-142 Cronulla St | Shop 8, Cronulla, New South Wales 2230, Australia
+61 2 8544 0614
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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138-142 Cronulla St | Shop 8, Cronulla, New South Wales 2230, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited recently with a big group and had the set menu. The food was delicious and tasted really good. Overall our favourites were the dips, cauliflower, fish and chicken and pork belly dishes. The service was really friendly and attentive. The wine menu was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nicolem2013
Reviewed 5 days ago

I am a Carnivores generally with a clear preference for herbivores, my wife and friends are plant based and this presents a good option for both.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Brett D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gem hidden away in Cronulla. Small place but an amazing experience. The menu is diverse and the idea is to share each entree. Every dish we tried was excellent, especially the lamb shank. Good wine list and full bar. Very friendly people...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank dong917
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Great food and service, the cauliflower dish was amazing! The only things I could fault, although minor, are the noise level, and the low lighting. Next time I think I would request an outside table as it was very loud inside, though I'm sure this...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Great spicy food, nice staff and service. Loved the cauliflower dish and vegetarian dishes. It is not BYO.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Beryl H
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to get a table on a Friday night at 8.30. Normally you need to book. We had delicious baba ganoush, the veggie dish and the octopus. It was all delicious. The wine list is extensive. We were happy to find Albariño. Will...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Frau L
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

First visit on recommendations from a friend. Initially thought 2 hr seating may be a challenge , however worked well. Food arrived in good timing and it was full of flavour and devine ! Great wine menu as well. Waitress was able to advise on...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank _mirellajdp
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Went here last Saturday night for birthday dinner with family and friends and were treated to a great feed, but sad to say the service was lacking. Ordering drinks was slow and the food came sporadically and out of order. I don't want to run...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The food at Yalla Sawa was extremely delicious it is like an upmarket fine dining Lebanese experience. Everything was so beautiful the waitresses and waiters were very friendly and knowledgeable We had the warm cauliflower tahini mint and pine nuts,the baked eggplant,the pork belly,chicken shawarma...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Angela H
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Yalla Sawa. Beautiful food. Great service. Lovely wine and seated outside is just right in a balmy night. Our go to restaurant where you can’t go wrong. All the staff here are brilliant and make you feel at home, as does the food. A must...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank DeeCee1956
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Questions & Answers
21 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Bodeek53 | Reviewed this property |
No it's not BYO. It's a fully licensed restaurant. But I would suggest the Stumpy Gully Pinot Noir. It's a nice one
29 June 2015|
Response from Bodeek53 | Reviewed this property |
you just have to make a booking to ensure you get a table
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 138-142 Cronulla St | Shop 8, Cronulla, New South Wales 2230, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Sutherland Shire  >  Cronulla
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8544 0614
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