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dined on Fri, 24 May 2019

Food was great and atmosphere: service was a let down and not attentive

dined on Fri, 17 May 2019

We had a lovely evening with friends, the atmosphere, food, service etc. were all great. The brussel sprouts and roasted cauliflower are a must have!

dined on Tue, 7 May 2019

Love the clear labelling for various dietary needs! All is missing is a vegan dessert option! :)

dined on Sat, 20 Apr 2019

Ambiance was fantastic, very cute hidden local gem.

dined on Thu, 21 Mar 2019

It was a wonderful evening and we sat by the window which was a perfect spot. The only feedback I'd like to give for consideration was that the music was a little loud and it was hard to have a conversation.

dined on Sat, 5 Jan 2019

Favourite place !!

dined on Sat, 15 Jun 2019

Good food the polenta bites and roasted cauliflower was delicious!
Belinda Rossi

dined on Fri, 14 Jun 2019

Food was divine. Would have liked a bigger dessert menu.

dined on Sat, 8 Jun 2019

Fantastic food and service
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$1 Sydney Rock Oysters

Enjoy $1 Sydney Rock Oysters every Friday from 11:30am til 3pm at The Cottage.
07 Apr 2019 - 31 Dec 2019
Fri 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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About The Cottage Bar & Kitchen

The weather is warming up and The Cottage Bar & Kitchen in Balmain has launched its new spring menu just in time – designed by head chef Ellen Young it’s perfect for sharing with friends and family on long hot sunny days. The venue is a wine bar that feels like grandma’s farmhouse, with a mismatch of kitsch and vintage furniture and a newly opened courtyard for alfresco dining. The menu is inspired by ‘share-style’ food and pizza’s cooked in the huge pizza oven – one of the centre pieces of the venue. The extensive wine list is comprehensive yet approachable with some quirky twists, along with the top notch cocktails and craft beers on offer. Working with renowned designers Luchetti Krelle (of Momofuku Seiobo, Hinky Dinks and Sake fame) the owners Rob & Osman put together the concept for the venue, creating a warm and friendly space which compliments Balmain’s rustic heritage. The Cottage brings to the area a charming venue which food and wine lovers will relish and locals will want to make their regular hangout.

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