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The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel

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Mindanao, Philippines
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The beers are superb if somewhat over chilled, this is the usual practice in Australia but chilling less would enhance the flavours. (My opinion only!) Their pork pies are legendary, the steak pie with mash and mushy peas not nearly as good. Great curry but let down by poor quality, stale rice. Us westerners never understand rice, it must be...

Thank Roy J
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed for three nights earlier this month. The room was lovely and very comfortable, breakfast was good and the hotel is really well located, a short walk from Circular Quay for all transport and the Harbour. The Bar is also good serving nice food and a great range of beer brewed on the premises. When we left I realised...

Thank gabriellerydings
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful selection of beers, fresh on tap. Friendly and fast service even when they are busy. Definitely one to visit to soak in atmosphere, particularly on the outside seats on a sunny day. And the pork pies are pretty good.

Thank therudies86
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for a"brew" after doing some research on the net prior to our trip and was not disappointed.Amazing selection of beers on tap,busy lots of ambience so good we went back twice. Nuff said as they say..go and soak up the atmosphere. We didn't eat but the food coming out of the kitchen for the diners looked great. See...

Thank the2sweeneys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a week there, can't recommend this highly enough. The Lord Nelson is in The Rocks, the oldest part of Sydney. It's a great location, very close to the Bridge, easy walk to the Opera House and Central Business District. The hotel is upstairs from the pub, no elevator, but worth the trek up a few flights of stairs...

Thank GlammaNeecy
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An iconic Sydney pub with craft beers and a lovely atmosphere, the Lord Nelson has everything you could want in The Rocks and Millers Point. A great spot to charge your batteries if you're a tourist and it is just like coming home if you're a local.

Thank Ozfemale
Gold Canyon, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting area and stopped for lunch. Quite busy, but some customers that had several tables pulled together moved closer together and let us take the 4 seats on the end. Place food order at the bar. My husband tried the "pies" with smashed peas. He said was quite tasty. I opted for the fish & chips. Several rounds of beer...

Thank CactusCaro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a busy Friday evening. It is a good English style pub. The beers were good and the food was excellent. There is an expensive brasserie upstairs. The staff were friendly and the service was excellent. We had a good time.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a new 'home' in Sydney as The Menzies (our usual home) has closed. This is totally different but we really enjoyed our 5 night stay. We didn't eat there but the meals all looked good in the bar area. It was always buzzing & had a lovely friendly atmosphere. Despite the bar noise which we could...

Thank Pearl65
The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to The Lord Nelson with great expectations, given the glowing write-up in our guide book. While the beer was excellent, the food was OK, but certainly not the "pub grub" (good wholesome food freshly made). It was busy with many tourists, but certainly did not meet our expectations of an old English pub.

Thank Patricia M R

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sydneys Oldest Continually Licensed Hotel and Microbrewery. Brewers of fine natural ales, purveyors of delicious pub and restaurant fare and boutique accommodation. Established 1841. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel

Address: Cnr Kent and Argyle Sts. | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range: ₹ 6,236 - ₹ 9,115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“We didn't stay here, I,m just reviewing the pub.”
RoyJ979, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Comments about pub only, not hotel services”
754patriciamr, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Be aware there is no elevator.”
Timbert, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“They don't have online booking so call them with your credit card to hold your room.”
nancyn844, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try the fish curry”
PJay2412, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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