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Young and Jackson's Hotel

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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Nice Pub

Great beer, good food and reasonably priced. Nice to find some old-world charm in a growing city... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
petern156
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Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
A cosy hotel with good food

Despite having lived in Melbourne for some years, I had never visited this hotel or seen the famous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Angela K
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Young and Jackson is Australia's most Iconic Hotel. Beautifully restored and refurbished it is a comfortable blend of boutique bar and classic pub, a perfect destination for all occasions. Situated on the vibrant corner of Swanston and Flinders...more
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Cnr Swanston & Flinders Sts, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Noisy, poor service, ordinary food, and not good value. Wrong meal delivered. Staff did not understand that they were there to serve

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Peter L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great beer, good food and reasonably priced. Nice to find some old-world charm in a growing city such as Melbourne

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank petern156
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate downstairs. There was an upstairs venue but we just wanted somewhere easy. Great service. Excellent selection and plenty of variety. We had the mussels. Absolutely superb. Great little drinks menu as well as the beer on tap.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ntjsmith2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite having lived in Melbourne for some years, I had never visited this hotel or seen the famous painting of Chloe. We had afternoon tea upstairs and the atmosphere was good, as was the food and service and very reasonable prices. Must go there again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Angela K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for a quick drink on a Sunday afternoon. Hadn’t realised they had a smoking area roof top bar. Not very big however for those wanting a cigarette with a drink, they’ll be happy. Had the Chloe beer - was delicious

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful afternoon enjoying drinks and sharing a delicious food platter here. The service was outstanding and the prices for drinks was reasonable. Plenty of options available for relaxing to enjoy a drink including a cosy rooftop bar

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Baylovers
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

When most of the other bars in Melbourne were still closed, this place was serving beer. A great busy bar with a very interesting history. Reasonably priced beers in comparison to others locally. We visited around 11.00 on a Thursday and it was buzzing with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gossyboy
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

My wife and I dropped in for dinner and I must say how impressed we were with the first class service, great food and generous serves.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mikelD6842BG
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Young & Jacksons is an ‘icon’ in Melbourne we were told. Opposite Flinders Street Station we met a friend for lunch and weren’t disappointed. It is a Victorian building so looks a bit old fashioned but we thought that added to the charm and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BadgemanPerth
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Ok, crowded and tired looking with an unfinished decorated Xmas tree in the foyer adding to the unkempt look about the place. Huge pub/bar with many areas and levels to choose from but we opted for the first downstairs bar and semi - dining area...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank blueshark_m4ko
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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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