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Young and Jackson's Hotel

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
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Cafe is great value

On the ground floor of this classic pub is an early opening cafe with a decent range of meals and... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Melbourne, Australia
great party atmosphere great food historic old pub

go and have dinner with Cloe in this historic old pub that gets jumping, has a great restaurant... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Joe M
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  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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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
+61 3 9650 3884
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Reviewed today via mobile

Security staff on a power trip. Avoid this sh** hole if you have any standards whatsoever. Refused entry to a group of 8 because 2 people were over 40.

Thank Clare A
Reviewed today via mobile

I've always loved this great pub. And I often come in on my own but feel like I'm a part of the place. It has an awesome feel, vibrant and friendly downstairs with a great choice of beers and great food too. Up a level...More

Thank Happydazeheidi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At a pre-AFL match lunch, my 15 year old son had the chicken wings, and at the end of our trip he picked this as the best meal of the whole three week tour of Australia. I figured that’s worth a TripAdvisor review. I thought...More

Thank Pat T
Reviewed 13 August 2018

On the ground floor of this classic pub is an early opening cafe with a decent range of meals and snacks at modest prices. I tried the vegie burger and was beginning to think it was actually vegan. It had a patty of corn and...More

Thank platypus150
Reviewed 7 August 2018

go and have dinner with Cloe in this historic old pub that gets jumping, has a great restaurant quite a few bars and roof top bar. the meals looked great the staff attentive and the music was good.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 5 August 2018

A great way to start an evening. A local friend and colleague took me here to show me Melbourne. Starting the evening with a Melbourne Bitter in this iconic place, Y&Js doesn't disappoint. Modernised with TVs and gaming machines detracts from the old world charm....More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

If you love a bustling pub and want to get into the Melbourne vibe.. Look no further. Y&Js has been an iconic much loved watering hole for eons. It is always bustling and the famous nude painting of Chloe, a great talking point... food a...More

Thank RedTart1
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Being from country Victoria, we weren’t aware Young & Jackson’s were open for breakfast and virtually stumbled across this by accident. And we sure are glad we did! Breakfast was delicious, the coffee sublime and the staff were courteous & friendly. We’ll definitely be back.

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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Decided to go upstairs to Chloe’s bar and have a counter meal. I chose fritters with bacon and my partner had mezzo platte. Reasonably priced but not particularly exciting. Plenty of bacon (extra $4) but the fritters were barely warm with a wave of salad....More

Thank Gingermegs55
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

... is worth the climb up the stair for excellent beers and ciders. They also had an excellent mulled cider the perfect thing for a cold winter's night. The hint is have a jacket and hat as it is open air?

Thank Graeme M
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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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