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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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Lunch in an Australian pub

We wanted to experience lunch in an Australian pub (having experience English and Welsh ones). My... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Malou B
Quezon City
Afternoon Drinks

Went in for a pint or two and left six hours later. Great atmosphere with good live music... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brisbane, Australia
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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 yesterday

We wanted to experience lunch in an Australian pub (having experience English and Welsh ones). My companion was very happy with the draft beer. I loved the food. Ambiance too was good. Service can be improved because we were served two glasses of beer although...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is always a must-do when we are in Melbourne. Great old pub with good atmosphere and friendly service.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for food and a glass of wine after stakes day. They wouldn’t give us a drink until we ate when we have a group of 35-45 year old females. To be honest this is ridiculous. 8 females will not cause issues and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in for a pint or two and left six hours later. Great atmosphere with good live music. Melbourne bitter on tap at reasonable prices.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Melbourne for 4 nights this week and didn't look any further than this restaurant for supper each evening. All the meals we had were cooked beautifully and the ground floor restaurant has that old world charm. In fact we have visited Melbourne...More

Thank Racegoer2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here after the cup was finished and this place was humming. Even though it was really busy staff were great. Really friendly and lots of fun. Tasing plate was yummy as were the cocktails!! Love this place never disappoints! So many different bars to...More

Thank Leanne B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I honestly can’t rank the food from here as we left in disappointment. We were expecting to have lunch at this iconic pub, but arrived too early for the lunch service to start. Lunch starts at 12. We were there at 11:40am. So, after being...More

1  Thank PeterD866
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our lunch here, and it was a very nice old building. They have a famous portrait of a nude on the second floor near the bar that we just had to see, and it was lovely. The draft beer was excellent, and...More

Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was at a meeting a while ago and it was agreed that we would meet for a drink at Young and Jackson's. One participant said "What's Young and Jackson?" No true Melbournian would say that. Young and Jackson's is part of the city's social...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

There is no doubt this is a great building that has stood the test of time and the back packer serving staff are friendly enough. The food however is not very good. The chicken Parma was over cooked, dry and burnt on the edges. On...More

1  Thank Birt1964
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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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