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The Forresters

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Great, if you can avoid the thugs/security

Bouncers... the less said the better. But no matter what else is right, a bad one will detract and... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2016
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Occasional visit

Was very disappointed on this occasion. Frequently visited just for a beer but this time beer and... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2015
Steve Y
Callala Bay, Australia
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30 Jan 2016
“Great, if you can avoid the thugs/security”
16 Sep 2015
“Occasional visit”
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336 Riley St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
Surry Hills
+61 2 9212 3035
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Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Bouncers... the less said the better. But no matter what else is right, a bad one will detract and distract from the whole night. If you can avoid these lowies, you and your mates will have a decent time at The Forresters. Otherwise, you won't...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

Was very disappointed on this occasion. Frequently visited just for a beer but this time beer and ciders found to be gross.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 24 June 2015

So I love a bargain, someone says $5 steak on my walk from the station to my house and I say show me where. (It's on a mon) I was expecting a real dive bar, and it's kinda cool inside. Menu looks pretty good but...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

I recently had my birthday at The Forresters and loved the evening. They are one of the few venues left that don't require a minimum spend or set menu so guests were able to order what they wanted which was great. Atmosphere was great as...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank JWozniak91
Reviewed 5 February 2015

I attended Forresters in Surry Hills on Friday, 30 January 2015. Upon arriving I purchased some food, enjoyed by a party of four. I then followed this up by purchasing the first beverage of the night being a bottle of wine to be shared outside....More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

You should definitely come here if you want to have several post work quiet drinks and to be kicked out for no reason other than having consumed several post work quiet drinks...Would hate to see what they do with people who cause trouble! No better...More

Thank Stuart M
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