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Harbour View Hotel

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Great views from upstairs

We had a great pub lunch at the Harbour View Hotel. From the street you'd never know that when you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Northmead, Australia
Decent pub food

Nice big pub with nice views of the bridge. Had my first chicken parmigiana in Australia and wasn’t... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
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The Harbour View Hotel is situated on the corner of Cumberland Street and Lower Fort Street in The Rocks, under the southern end of the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge. The first Harbour View Hotel was built in 1843 and demolished to make way for the...more
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18 Lower Fort Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9252 4111
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great pub lunch at the Harbour View Hotel. From the street you'd never know that when you walk up two flights of stairs you find an outdoor terrace to sit down to great pub food or have a few drinks from the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Trangie
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped at this hotel in Sydney , on our tour of Australia Each room has this view. Tram station under the hotel Breakfast selection was good and included with our stay. Champagne on arrival was a nice touch. 43 people in our group Great hotel

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank matt8122
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

I'll get to the food later. On trying to exit this hotel last Saturday prior to 8pm our party tried two of the ground floor doors to find them locked. They may not have been designated exits. We were able to leave via a third...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GeniAus
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Nice big pub with nice views of the bridge. Had my first chicken parmigiana in Australia and wasn’t disappointed. Pretty tasty, piping hot and decent value considering location. Decent service. Decent place for a pint too

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank parklanespur
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Love this place ... service great .. oysters amazing ... old and classic just as you want it right by the bridge in my fave part of Sydney roast pork with crackle and a couple of bourbons before flying back to melb ... we shall...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank caroli238
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I’ve been coming here for years and it is where I always take friends who come and visit Sydney. Set in The Rocks the balcony bar is the best place to watch people finishing their bridge climb. It has a relaxed feel about it and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank CasandraTP
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Three friends decided to get together and have lunch at the Harbour view hotel and what a great view you get from the roof top restaurant watching the bridge climbers go past you can almost touch them .But here to review the meals two ordered...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank phillipk8
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed an early dinner here on the patio. The heaters were on so that was a plus. We each had a beer and fish and chips and enjoyed it. A good place for a quick bit!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lanetten
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We found this hotel by chance after exploring Barangaroo reserve and the Sydney Observatory and needed a latish lunch and a cool drink! Good find!! Upstairs with a view of the Bridge and a reasonably priced extensive menu capped off a good morning. He had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank SixtyplusOldBar
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Just love the Harbourview Hotel at the Rocks in Sydney. We meet friends here every 3 months or so for lunch as its central for all of us as we travel from all over Sydney and some travel from Bateau Bay and beyond. We’ve tried...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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