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The Union: Cafe, Restaurant, Bar

542 High St, Penrith, New South Wales 2750, Australia
+61 2 4721 4501
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (30 reviews)
“polenta chips” (12 reviews)
“empanadas” (7 reviews)
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Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
542 High St, Penrith, New South Wales 2750, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our favourite place to eat in Penrith. The food is always great and the specials always offer something new and interesting.

Thank Meg77r
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely night with friends at The Union restaurant. Food was fast and mostly fresh. Staff were excellent. Polenta chips, olives, zucchini fritters and empanadas were stunning. Chorizo & potato was greasy and not particularly fresh, churros wasn’t impressive. A good drinks menu however...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tried this restaurant for the first time last night. We had the $49 per person banquet. There was a good selection of different varieties of food. Great atmosphere and staff very pleasant. Loved the food and will be back.

Thank Dawny55
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I came by the Union Restaurant to try somewhere new in Penrith. There are limited spots really worth rating in the area, but Union Restaurant and Union Cafe both delivered! The food is solid - consistent, good quality, and really tasty! Thoroughly...More

Thank Ross S
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

You can do dinner before a show at the Joan or movie without any difficulty as the servings at this tapas restaurant come out when ready. Sign up for the mailing list to get special offers by email! It always seems busy.

Thank AAAMM1
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Love the food, love the atmosphere. Very trendy little hidden restaurant with bar. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Yael L
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Nice tasty breakfast ,nice range. Good location. Would be great if coffee was hot and it wasn't Vittoria. Eggs Benedict is great, so is vego brekky. Kids all had buttermilk pancakes with bacon and banana which they reckon was excellent.

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I have trying to get here for ages, turned up this morning after confirming on the website it opened for brekkie. Arrived at 8am the sign said 8am and no one, went off for a stroll and came back at 8.20 still not open. Very...More

Thank beagleman1976
Management response:Responded 5 October 2017

Sorry for the confusion beagleman1976, we have recently gone through a bit of a change and our hours have been updated on our website, signage and other social media. hope to see you back one day.

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Eight of us thoroughly enjoyed a fast dinner at The Union. A wide range of tapas provided a gourmet meal of varying taste, textures and delights. Loved the haloumi with beetroot; baked Brussel sprouts; polenta chips; basically everything. Will definitely will be heading back, but...More

Thank Hawkeye4077
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Friends had been there and highly recommended it so we went with some friends and it was delightful. A small place but great atmosphere and the the staff were just wonderful. The food was delicious and there was plenty to choose from. We've already decided...More

Thank Daxieho
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$76
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 542 High St, Penrith, New South Wales 2750, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Penrith
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4721 4501
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