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Public Dining Room

9.1/10
2047
2A The Esplanade, 2088 Mosman (NSW)See map

Average price $75 Accepts Yums

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Meet the Chef

Head Chef Adam Tyl was inspired by Australia’s subtropical climate, which led him and his young family to move from Poland to the warmer shores, he now calls home. Adam’s talent for creating simple, approachable and exciting dishes has seen a strong emphasis on sustainability, balance and passion that is reflected in our menus. He has brought our food back to basics to let the seasonal and fresh produce shine. The menu features flavour combinations that are light, fresh and fun which include a range of sustainable seafood, organic poultry and locally sourced vegetables. Chef Adam “wants diners to be excited and surprised by what his menu has to offer.

Restaurant menu

Chef Adam Tyl
  • Average price $75
Organic sourdough w/ olive oil or pepe saya cultured butter
$7
Daily selection of australia’s finest oysters served natural or w/ mignonette dressing
$5
Yellowfin tuna tartare, tarragon dressing, black truffle emulsion, radish, finger lime, avocado, brioche crisps
$29
Winter Specials from $15
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Dietary options

, Gluten free,

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Rhubarb soufflé
Scollops and crispy calamari
Steak
Entrees
Thank you for the happy birthday wishes. Very beautiful chocolate writing on a plate
Side salad
Steak with Asparagus

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Reviews

9.1/10
Excellent2047 reviews
9/10

Food

9.2/10

Service

9.2/10

Ambience

9-10

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  • Ying Hu

    26 June 20216 reviews

    10/10
  • Amanda C.

    18 June 20214 reviews

    10/10

    Wonderful food and great service

  • Bobby M.
    Bobby M.

    15 June 20211 review

    10/10

    Always nice to have meals there

  • Corinne B.

    9 June 202110 reviews

    10/10

    Perfect service, accompanied by an excellent meal. I really enjoyed the stuffed baby squid and the Alberino that was recommended was a perfect match.

  • Emma B.
    Emma B.

    1 June 202142 reviews

    10/10

    I was very impressed with the delicious food and wine, good atmosphere, and attentive staff mid week. Appreciated the extra love with a cute message that came with our dessert on our anniversary too

  • Lucia L.

    30 May 20213 reviews

    10/10

    Good vibes&service Recommend

  • Lai T.

    27 May 202121 reviews

    10/10

    Good food and good service

  • Scott J.

    26 May 20219 reviews

    10/10
  • Chung c.

    26 May 202116 reviews

    10/10
  • Melody C.

    25 May 20212 reviews

    10/10
  • Terry-Lyn S.

    11 May 20211 review

    10/10

    What an amazing restaurant and great service and food. The view and ambience are fantastic. The staff are attentive and ensured we have fabulous time thank you.

    Public Dining Room (Owner)

  • Sally L.

    6 May 20218 reviews

    5.5/10

    Small portions. Service was hard to flag down. Place is beautiful with nice views. It feels a bit that you pay for view, rather than food.

    Public Dining Room (Owner)

  • Nicki A.

    26 April 2021118 reviews

    7.5/10

    Public Dining Room (Owner)

  • Edwina W.

    20 April 20218 reviews

    9/10

    Public Dining Room (Owner)

    Hi Edwina, Thank you so much for your lovely review, and we are so thrilled you enjoyed the scallops! We look forward to seeing you all again soon.

  • Justin V.

    16 April 202123 reviews

    9.5/10

    Very nice birthday dinner thank you.

  • Lorraine C.

    8 April 202113 reviews

    10/10

    What a beautiful spot for a nice family birthday lunch. Beautiful views, with lovely food and lovely service. It's great that a fine dining restaurant has a kids menu.

  • Fiona C.

    31 March 202110 reviews

    9/10

    Gorgeous location, perfect service. Preferred the yellowfin tartare over the duck tortellini but both were tasty and beautifully presented.

  • Regine B.

    30 March 202116 reviews

    9/10

    The location could not be more pretty. Attentive, friendly and knowledgeable service plus amazing food.

  • Gunter M.

    30 March 202182 reviews

    8.5/10

    The portions were at the smaller end of expectation and the duck sauce could have been hotter. nothing further to add.!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Public Dining Room (Owner)

    Hi Gunter Thanks for your review. Your comments regarding the food have been passed on to the Chef! We hope to see you again!

  • Michelle T.

    29 March 202115 reviews

    10/10

    Food was delicious and beautifully presented. We had the squid, souffle, duck tortellini, and pumpkin. Service was super friendly and attentive. Views were lovely. Highly recommend!

    Public Dining Room (Owner)

    Awww... thanks so much Michelle. We are so pleased that you had such a positive experience and look forward to welcoming you back to Public Dining Room sometime soon!

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Opening time

Lunch Monday - Friday, from 12pm-2.30pm

Dinner Monday - Friday, from 6pm-9.30pm

Lunch Saturday & Sunday, from 11.45am-1.45pm & 2pm-4pm

Dinner Saturday, from 5.45pm-7.45pm & 8pm-9.30pm

How to get to the restaurant

2A The Esplanade, 2088, Mosman (NSW), Australia

Directions to get there

Lower North Shore, Mosman

About the restaurant

A Balmoral Beauty...

If you’ve made it to Balmoral Baths, then you’ve pretty much got the location sorted. Tick one for Public Dining Room. As you sit in this bright, contemporary room with huge dome lights punctuating the open space, floor-to-ceiling windows and warm timbers throughout, spirits and instantly raised. When heart-warming, tasty food is served you know you’ve hit a winner. Tick Two for Public Dining Room.The focus here is on casual fine food – supporting Australian ingredients, suppliers and sustainable seafood wherever possible. Breakfasts of smashed avocado on Sonoma toast with Yarra Valley fetta and seasonal Portobello mushrooms covered with grana padano are a popular choice. Lunch and dinner options run from oyster selections, to gin-cured trout or Thirlmere duck (confit and smoked). It’s good for the soul type food served in a picture perfect setting - the kind of dining experience that makes you feel all warm and fuzzy inside. Who doesn't want a bit of that?

Best dish: gin-cured trout

Features

Sushi, Good wine list, Romantic, , , , Mother's Day,

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