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Young and Jackson's Hotel

Cnr Swanston & Flinders Sts, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 3884
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The roof top bar...

... is worth the climb up the stair for excellent beers and ciders. They also had an excellent... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Graeme M
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Young & Jackson Hotel

Located across from Flinders St Station . Great pub with many different beers on tap, soem beers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gary094
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Newcastle, Australia
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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 street Y&J's is the perfect place to meet with friends, watch sports on our big screens, enjoy a drink or share a meal. Our ground floor bars feature a range of over 30 taps with a focus on a wide variety of Australian Craft beer and Cider, Complemented by mainstream local classics. Chloe's Rooms on the first floor offer a relaxed destination. With comfortable couches, boutique beers, fine wine, unique cocktails and unrivalled views of Melbourne's most iconic sights. This is the home of the famous 'Chloe' who has graced the bar walls of Young and Jackson for over a century. On our rooftop is the unique and quirky Cider Bar. With 8 ciders on tap and a massive selection of local and imported ciders in bottle, this is the ideal bar to settle in for a refreshing bevie. In winter, mulled cider will keep you warm on a cold winters' eve. Food is available on all levels of the hotel with classic pub fare available in our downstairs bistro and bars and in our rooftop cider bar. Tapas and a la carte dining are available upstairs.
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  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
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Cnr Swanston & Flinders Sts, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 3 9650 3884
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"iconic pub"
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Located across from Flinders St Station . Great pub with many different beers on tap, soem beers vats above bar . popular to watch sports, friendly staff,

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called in on a busy Saturday for lunch and found a table upstairs in the lounge. The food was great, fresh and tasty and there was plenty of it. Delicious wine and vibrant atmosphere. Always a great place to eat and drink.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a drink here in the bar on the first floor having been recommended during a walking tour earlier in the day. We enjoyed a glass of the ‘Chloé’ pale ale while sat under the famous painting itself. Pleasant service and ambience in a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we ate here before going to the rugby and it was great,the rush and the people are all having a great time. the food was ok we had a platter it was a bit fatty but wash down with a few pints,walk out side on...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Directly opposite Flinders Street Station & Federation Square, so it’s a great spot for people watching. The food is traditional pub food (downstairs) good quality & the staff are very attentive. Enjoy a meal while watching the world go by. We enjoyed a lunch one...More

Thank Maxine S
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

A great pub across from Flinders Street Station. Great atmosphere for watching the footy. Fun atmosphere. Great beer menu and food pub food. A must visit for sports fans

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We had a couple of drinks here during the week and enjoyed being above the street level with a good view. The food and drinks were very good and tasty. The mulled wine was very much appreciated.

Thank John W
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

Young & Jacksons Hotel, opposite Flinders Street Railway Station has been a Melbourne land mark for over a century. Named after a couple of Irish Diggers, this pub has food and entertainment high on their list. We had a simple Ham & Cheese Toastie for...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Had dinner included in an event we had booked. The meal was great main course (snapper fillet) wine and desert. But did catch a glance at the pub menu too- have to come back to try nice upper rank pub wise.

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