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Cuisine: Italian

Baia - The Italian has become synonymous with the Mediterranean-style delicacies found in the charming waterfront atmosphere of Cockle Bay and Darling Harbour.

An excellent venue for a catch up with friends and perfect for a romantic dinner.

Baia's menu is extensive and inspired by the flavours of Southern Europe, and their dishes complemented by a list of carefully selected imported and Australian wines.

Under the guidance of their overseas-trained, three-hat chef and Italian management.

Baia staff are well versed in all the finer points of their homeland’s culinary arts and are committed to creating a delightful dining atmosphere.

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Baia The ITALIAN
Shop 114 Cockle Bay Wharf
Darling Harbour, Sydney 2000

Open Hours:
Mon-Sun:
8:00 am - 11:45 pm

Phone: (02) 9283 3434
Website: baiatheitalian.com.au

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Baia The ITALIAN
Location: Darling Harbour
Cuisine: Italian

Reviews

Ashlee Walsh

Food was amazing, couldn’t fault anything we ate & we ate a lot, we had good seating outside with a great view & they kindly moved us inside when the wind picked up & it was to cold. Happy hour was great as well..

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Nice food and good service, although it took a long time for our wine to come!

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Shirley Walsh

Great food, great service and two for one drinks. Would have liked dessert but was never offered a menu so not sure if they do it?

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Calamari and the cocktails were tremendous, both the mains we’re really great too. Worth a trip definitely

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Yvette Goldberg

Was put on a table that was cold and windy. When we asked if we could sit inside or under the heater we were told there were no available tables. The restaurant was quite empty, and still quite empty by the time we finished. It took ages to be able to order a drink and then it took nearly an hour for our wine to come. We had finished our entrees and had started our main by that time. Service was also slow to bring our meals. Entrees were nice, I had Arancini and my husband had Calamari. My husband ordered a truffle risotto for main and couldn’t taste any truffle in it and I got the parmigiana pizza which had hardly any topping on it and the base was soft.

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Evelyn Muscatello

Great food and cocktails! Service was friendly.

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Everything about booking through First Table was excellent. We were welcomed & really looked after by the restaurant. There was no pressure to leave after dinner & the food was great. Can’t wait to book our next restaurant through this site.

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We had a lovely meal at Baia the Italian. Great food and the location is perfect overlooking Darling Harbour. The service was excellent.

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Magdalene Wong-Borgefjord

Good food, good service and good value.

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This was our first visit to Baia the Italian, and it was really good! Using First Table was not a problem in any way; when we arrived at the restaurant we informed them that we had booked via First Table and they immediately knew who we were. We had a wonderful table, right by the waterside - excellent for people-watching.

The restaurant had happy hour ongoing, 2 for 1 on all drinks by the glass, so even the drinks bill was very affordable. We had cocktails and then a glass of wine with dinner.

We shared a calamari starter, which was large and very flavoursome. For mains I had the fried chicken and my partner had pizza; the pizza had very little cheese but was good nonetheless, and I really enjoyed the chicken.

The service was great; food came quickly and we never had to wait to attract a server's attention. All in all a very good dining experience and we'll probably go back soon.

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Sara Sheehan

Had a lovely evening, food was devine. Only negative was they didn’t offer us the sunset menu only the full menu, would have been good to have a choice. Being there for happy hour was also a bonus.

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Chloé O'Toole

Waitress service was impeccable, my friends were running late so the table was held for us. They waiters also took my friends orders before they arrived. Food was cooked to perfection. I would recommend the lamb with truffle mash and the steak! The caesar salad was one of the best my caesar connoisseur friend advised me! Good veggie options too! Great food... amazing view of the harbour we had an outside seat at the front perfect to watch vivid with a nice little heater to take away the chill. 100% be returning

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Beautiful setting on the water, great service and food. Looking forward to returning!

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Grace Bullo

Great place for dining at the waterfront in Darling Harbour. Very good food and attentive staff!

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Ira Chaudhri

The food was beautiful and delicious as it always is at Baia. We were also there in time for their 2-for-1 happy hour and celebrated some exciting news with a stunning prosecco.

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Jarinya Soieprasounk

good

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M Gaunt

Awesome place, great food quality .and great service and loved happy

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Cheryl Botha

Thank you for a wonderful time . Staff so attentive and helpful. The food was delicious and the happy hour drinks made it an affordable evening but rich in memories . We will be back

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Michael Deevy

A great and fabulous way to book a table at a restaurant and enjoy a great meal and experience withFirst Table! We have used First Table before and have never been disappointed.

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Nina RK

Food was amazing if I was to fault anything just slightly too much salt for my liking otherwise will be definitely going there again

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Gorjana Todosovska

We had an excellent time at Baia. The food was well presented, fresh and full of flavour, great portion size, definitely did not leave hungry. The service was excellent and the 2 for 1 drinks during happy hr topped off our night.

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Great food great location

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Charlotte Giorelando

Thank you, we had a nice time

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We had the barramundi and rock oysters and seafood spaghetti. Would highly recommend all three. Very tasty. Had to wait a while to pay because there was no one attending the machine.

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Food was delicious and they were ample servings. Service was a bit more relaxed than we were but friendly all the same!
Another plus, we were there in time for Happy Hour!!
Well worth a visit...we will definitely return.

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Biljana Petrova-Draskovic

Delicious food and cocktails in a beautiful setting!

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We had a lovely meal and fantastic service, the view was great , i would highly recommend Baia The ITALIAN restaurant

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The food was so good we went back for lunch the next day.

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Grace Bullo

We've been to few restaurants at the Harbour but we keep coming back to Baia, this has become our favourite place to spend the Saturday afternoons.
Food is always good, staff is friendly, atmosphere is great and the view is amazing!

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What a delicious meal we all had. Excellent service- in fact the staff went far beyond our expectations. We had a very short time frame to eat as we were attending conference. They allowed us to place our order early and upon our arrival at 5pm had it all ready to be served. Plus drinks can be purchased at half price too - as it is happy hour- 2 for 1. The chef even cooked up a Carbonara for my daughter - which was not on the menu. Highly recommend this venue.

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The food was amazing! The service a little slow but definitely friendly staff.

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Anita Chedid

Scallops were absolutely delicious. Main meals however came out and were only warm. Wait staff very friendly. Did feel like we were being rushed though. Tables are way too small for a table of 4.

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The service was a a little slow but we didn't mind as we had a great table with lovely views and it was a beautiful night. The food was delicious the kids even finished their dishes! My favourite was the fettuccine with prawns and pizza.

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