Mjølner Sydney

4.7
1037 reviews
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$41 to $100
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Modern Australian
Top tags:
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Fun
Mjølner Sydney is a sophisticated yet fun whisky bar and restaurant created in Thor’s image. A contemporary interpretation of the Viking feasts and celebrations. Mjølner aims to delive a unique dining experience offering our guests escapism with the enjoyment of fine food and world class beverages.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Modern Australian, Nordic, Scandinavian
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Hours of Operation
We take bookings up to one month in advance
Monday - Saturday :: 5pm - midnight
Sunday: 12pm - 10pm
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Phone number
(02) 8646 4930
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Payment Options:
AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Business Casual
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Executive Chef
Joachim Borenius
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Catering
From succulently juicy meats cooked on our rotisserie to mouth-watering signature sides, starters and desserts to our Medieval Trencher there’s plenty to Feast on.
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Cross street
Great Buckingham Street / Elizabeth Street
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Parking Details
Street parking is available
Secure Parking at 55 Holt Street, Surry Hills NSW 2011
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Public Transit
Central Station
Eddy Avenue, Haymarket NSW 2000
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Offers

900g Rib Eye to share - $110 (serves 2-3 ppl)

900g Grass Fed Rib Eye w/ Bone Marrow Sauce

Terms and Conditions: .

Valid For: 2 - 20 people

Starts: 20 August 2018

Ends: 31 January 2019

Availability: Mon 17:00-22:00

What 1037 People Are Saying
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4.6
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4.7
Ambience
4.2
Value
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95% of people would recommend it to a friend
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AR
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Our experience was amazing, the care of the waitstaff and chefs was phenomenal! Went in with high expectations and there were not only met but exceeded! Would go there many times more for several different occasions and just for a good night out. Not too pricy and you get more than what you pay for, could not recommend highly enough to anyone!

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k
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Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Went with 4 friends for my birthday, had wanted to go for a while, initially recommended by friends. Easy street parking outside, big wooden door to get in, v authentic to theme. Greeted upon arrival with free mead shots in themed shot glasses. Friendly and efficient staff throughout meal. Shared bone marrow entrees- interesting and tasty. We had ribs, chicken and fish- all cooked well and tasty. Shared bone marrow choc mousse and crumble for dessert - recommend the latter in particular. Drank honey mead from horns which was fun! Staff happy to take photos of our table throughout the night as we posed. Upon finding out it was my birthday, staff presented me with signed card and shot glass And gift-lovely personalised touch. Would recommend this place! Booking required

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OT
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

first time visit i wanted to impress my date
everything was great but the table or seating arrangements didn’t feel right for some reason not sure why but overall was really great experience will go again.. food amazing, brussel sprouts exceptional👌

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RW
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 2Food 2Service 3Ambience 2

A real let down for us. Our waiter was great but the food was so fatty. We were near a table of smashed blokes who were so wasted but kept getting drinks. Totally killed the night. Nobody should have to sit near guys screaming and punching each other.

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H
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We went for my birthday. It was fabulous! Awesome food especially for meat eaters! Brought our preteens and they lived it too!

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LA
1 review
Dined on 8 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

From entering the restaurant, bar staff were very welcoming and helpful with choices of bar drinks. Then taken into dinner by more friendly staff. The atmosphere and food vere incredidble, with more friendly staff. Overall an incredible evening to spend a special birthday.

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HK
1 review
Dined on 7 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Absolutely delicious and the loveliest and funnest wait staff. Made our birthday occasion so memorable. 100% go again and recommend.

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LO
1 review
Dined on 6 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Whisky selection is impressive, ambiance and service are good, food was wonderful, particularly the venison tartare, half chicken and the apple pie dessert.

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JL
1 review
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The atmosphere was amazing and the style was so creative. Would highly recommend to anyone looking for a different dining experience.

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KD
1 review
Dined on 5 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Loved the ambience upon entry, food was sensational with great personal service by all staff. Well worth the trip from the Sunshine Coast in Queeensland...we will be back soon !!!

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m
1 review
Dined on 4 January 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Food and everything else was brilliant
Staff were absolutely fantastic
Music kinda ruined the overall feel of the place as it was dance music which did not suit at all

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b
1 review
Dined on 4 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing food in All Viking theme. Everything is perfect created for an uniq night out. Don't miss out. 3 weeks in sydney and New Zealand. Dinning out every Day 2 times a Day. This is the Best food and service we have had.

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JM
1 review
Dined on 3 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food and service was outstanding. Really enjoyed the details and novelty of the theme. Highly recommend!

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JB
1 review
Dined on 3 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fantastic. They really followed through with the theme in a non-tacky way. The food is superb and the environment surpasses expectations.
We had 2 starters, 2 mains, 2 sides, and 2 cocktails and that was a little bit much for 2 people. But it all tasted delicious.

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JL
1 review
Dined on 3 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

One of the few restaurants in Sydney with this price point where the staff shows passion on the items shown in their menu. Staff are very helpful, food is fantastic, ambience are a plus for those who follows Norse mythology.

It's also hard to say what would be your favourite dish in this place. All of them were prepared and cooked very well.

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S
1 review
Dined on 3 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great ambiance, great food, amazingly friendly staff, all you need to bring is great company. If you haven’t already been to Mjølner, it’s a must-do experience

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MR
1 review
Dined on 3 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Our host was wonderful!
It was my wife's birthday and the entire staff really made HER feel special with a hand-signed birthday card and special gift!
Staff were lovely, beers & meads were fantastic and the food was to die for!!!
( If I could use profanity in a public forum ... I would say "Mjolner Sydney was EFFING unreal!!" ... but I shouldn't, so I won't )
Thanks Mjolner, we'll be back

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BJ
6 reviews
Dined on 3 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Just incredible. Such a great concept. Super fun. Great service.

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J
1 review
Dined on 30 December 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Mjølner was an amazing experience! From the hidden entry to the good food and the amazing theam! Would defiantly recommend

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RI
1 review
Dined on 30 December 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Mjølner was easily one of the best restaurants of my life! The food was excellent, the staff was friendly\knowledgeable, and they had 500 whiskeys. Nothing else needs to be said.

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E
1 review
Dined on 30 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food, great staff, great experience.
The only thing I would suggest changing is the music as it kills the vibe a little listening to rap in such a Viking style atmosphere, something softer or Norwegian would be perfect.

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KH
1 review
Dined on 30 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Thank you we had a fabulous time from the moment we walked in to the steps out the door. Staff, food, atmosphere and the attention to making sure we had a wonderful time.

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OT
2 reviews
Dined on 30 December 2018
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 3

The food was ok but very expensive for what it is. The theme is excellent but might be too much of a gimmick to attract a lot of repeat business

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LJ
5 reviews
Dined on 29 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Been meaning to try this place for months. The menu options might be small, but the flavours of the meals is absolutely sensational. Fabulous cocktails and beer and wine options aplenty. Attentive and knowledgeable staff. Choosing your knife option is a good laugh...

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VI
1 review
Dined on 29 December 2018
Overall 3Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

The service we experienced at Mjolner was competent and professional, and never too far away.
Food we ordered was good, but not exceptional, and came in large portions. Of course, there was much of the menu we didn't try that sounded delicious.
Prices were probably on par with what you'd expect from a city restaurant, so they were quite high. Thankfully, you don't leave wanting.
My biggest criticism is the music choice. As you descend the stairs upon entry, greeted by the melted wax of eons and longboat prow, your inner Norse stirs with some ancient longing of spitting meats and rolling fogs, then BAM - hip hop and rap. And I don't mean some Snoop sprinkled between an assortment of other, conversation level easy listening, I mean a relentless string of mono-genre mood killer. This single factor turned what could have been an experience into just another restaurant.
Still, worth a visit.

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JS
1 review
Dined on 29 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 5

Food was great and the service and general experience was fantastic

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OT
1 review
Dined on 28 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

My husband has wanted to go here ever since we decided to travel to Australia for our honeymoon! We loved the experience and the food was amazing and tasty, not a place for vegetarians though

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CK
1 review
Dined on 28 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

From choosing my own weapon to drinking beer out of a horn. Everything was fun and exciting. Great food and impeccable service to top it off. Not to mention creative cocktail menu. I had the Burning Glogg, it was theatrical and one to be remembered. Love the whole experience. Five stars out of five!

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OT
1 review
Dined on 28 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Have been here several times.... absolutely outstanding....!!!! The food is off the charts cooked to perfection, staff is fabulous and personable, and ambiance is Lights Out!!!!
I have referred this place to many friends and make a point to dine here every time I’m in Sydney. 🍻 Skohl Team!!! Thank you for an always memorable experience .

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OT
2 reviews
Dined on 28 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Had my birthday dinner. Staff went out of their way to make it just so special.

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B
1 review
Dined on 27 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food was fantastic, ambience amazing as always and staff were incredible. They really made our evening, whether it was recommending drinks and even tailoring them to our tastes, to just having a good chat. The surprise gift for my brother's birthday with the card signed by staff was so lovely and an unexpected delight. Such a great night.

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A
1 review
Dined on 27 December 2018
Overall 5Food 2Service 5Ambience 5

Brought my girlfriend here for her birthday. The experience in the restaurant was fun and unique.

We had Katie as our waiter and she was very professional and friendly. When I mentioned it was my girlfriend’s birthday, without asking, she came up with a small gift and a nice card signed by all the staff in the restaurant. Many props to her

However in terms of the food, it was very average for the price we were paying. The entree was average and the flavour was plain. The mains were okay. I got the ribs and some parts of it was very dry.

Other than that, I had a great time and was very happy about the service. However the food can be improved

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c
1 review
Dined on 23 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We went back to Mjolner for our Anniversary after going last year and finding it was a great place for us and once again it did not disappoint, our server Mirvil was fantastic he was attentive And efficient very fun and answered all our questions with a smile and was just a great cheerful guy he really made our night perfect the food was as usual beautiful and the atmosphere was great it has a really warm cosy feel without feeling crowded and stuffy and the Viking theme is awesome we love "choosing our weapons" and the way the plates are made for sharing it is a great way to interact with each other, at the end of the night the staff gave us a beautiful card signed by the staff for our Anniversary
We cannot wait to celebrate with you all again you guys went above and beyond and we can't recommend you guys enough 😍😍
(Special shout out to all the floor staff you guys are crazy efficient)

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A
1 review
Dined on 22 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Really great vibe and lovely staff we had an awesome experience! Thank you

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SM
1 review
Dined on 22 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

A terrific venue for something different. A lot to look at inside. Exciting and extensive drinks list, amazingly cooked meat.
Expect to pay a little more. Our waitress found out it was our anniversary, gifted us with a card singed by all the staff and were given two complimentary shot glasses. Our experience surpassed expectations and highly recommended to anyone!

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SM
1 review
Dined on 21 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The staff at Mjolner went over and above in helping us to announce to our parents we were pregnant! Plus all the staff signed a hand written card of congratulations. It made the night even more special. Highly recommend

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DN
1 review
Dined on 20 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great atmosphere, delicious food and loads of fun!

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RG
2 reviews
Dined on 20 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Absolutely fabulous evening. Great experience with amazing service and brilliant food. True ambience and great atmosphere. Amazing drinks list. Thankyou

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DJ
1 review
Dined on 19 December 2018
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Fun place to celebrate a special occasion with a group. Great food if you like meat! Good selection of drinks. Viking-style setting and quality customer service make the high price worth it for a one-off event.

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PL
1 review
Dined on 18 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Been here a few times and loved it. Recommended this place to my work colleague for a Xmas dinner.
As usual the food was good and the staff is fantastic. The vibe was great and the Viking theme was something different.
Definitely be back.

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