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Popular and Crowded

Seating at this pub is problematic as the number of people is amazing. Bar tenders are usually... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Phil S
,
Green Valley, Arizona
via mobile
Bar service was great, friendly people

I was visiting Sydney and decided to hit this pub, because I know what to expect and let's be... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
bosques645
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San Francisco, California
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8 May 2018
“Popular and Crowded”
11 Feb 2018
“Bar service was great, friendly people”
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57 King St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Seating at this pub is problematic as the number of people is amazing. Bar tenders are usually overwhelmed. Our bar tender was clueless to what beers were on tap. Food is quite good. Go early to get a table. Fun place!

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I was visiting Sydney and decided to hit this pub, because I know what to expect and let's be honest, it has Guinness on tap. Again, it is a pub, so I knew what to expect. I did not eat here, however the food choices...More

Thank bosques645
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Scribing this from the bar of PJ O'Brians. After a two year absence since my last visit I've suddenly experienced one of the worst pints of Guinness I've had so far after many years in Sydney. Being the son of an Irish publican I really...More

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 19 November 2016

I went here 4 times on my trip to Sydney, I used to live in Sydney and when I did I had never been shocking really. This time though I had Sunday Lunch, Lasagne, 2 X Club Sandwich. The Club Sandwich and Chip unreal feed...More

2  Thank michelle19851964
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Okay, so no-one probably has high expectations when going for a pub meal - let's be honest. This one is below average. Service was "basic" and unfriendly at the bar where we ordered food and drinks. The meal was small, dried out, overcooked and the...More

Thank WestyTweedValley
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a drink on arriving in Sydney for our vacation. Just stumbled over it when we were checking out the area close to our hotel. Staff were friendly, the beer and food were good. Very lively when the work crowd drop in... A...More

Thank Missy1953
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Was visiting sydney for the weekend and found this great place to eat and drink.service was good and also had great atmosphere. I've eaten alot of steaks from all over but the sirloin from here was the best I've ever eaten.

Thank Thedudley619
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant in the evening for a meal. I ordered the scotch steak which came with chips, salad and pepper sauce. Overall it was a solid meal although the peppercorn sauce was watery which caused chronic leakage on the plate. Ambience within the venue...More

Thank Fionnyonions
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This place gets really packed at happy hour and Friday and Saturday nights. So get there early if you want a table. They have a pretty good collection of beers on tap and a pretty friendly staff. Stopped in for a few pints after a...More

1  Thank The_Exec_Backpacker
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

Just met a friend there to habe a couple of beers before dinner. It looks like an irish pub should look like. A lot of dark wood and a nice bar with plenty of choices. Can't tell anything about the food but a good place...More

1  Thank Graido
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