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#654 of 5,038 Restaurants in Sydney
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , Irish
cnr Campbell & Riley St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9211 4454
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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cnr Campbell & Riley St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great location and lovely old building, however some of the food well was below average. The medium-rare steak was cooked well-done and incredibly chewy. The seafood platter was completely inedible apart from the 2 prawns which were nice and the chips were ok. The tiny...More

Thank Vindictive m
Reviewed 26 April 2018

The restuarnat offers a standard range of honest good pub food. They have a full bar so there will be something to suit everyone's taste. The food was well presented and delicious. Service was very pleasnant, a great combination of friendliness and efficiency

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Popped in there for a drink and do some work on the laptop. The rudest, most shiftless, nasty old bag runs the joint. Turns her back constantly to answer phones or do God knows what, even when it is very quiet. Was there about 2...More

2  Thank DavidLaird
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We visited this pub as it was near our hotel. The drinks, food and service are first class. We were so impressed we called in for drinks the next day and went back for dinner again. The food is well cooked and plentiful, not expensive...More

Thank traveleasy60
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Went one night just for drinks as we were staying nearby. Went in again for something to eat it was very nice and the service was good it was very busy but we got served quickly enough and it was not badly priced either

Thank jaxw
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Great service and draft Kilkenny + Guinness. Friendly bar staff. Pub Grub is excellent. Loads of TVs to watch your favorite sport.

Thank RainbowDivers
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We had dinner at this Irish Pub and it was fantastic. The staff were really friendly and helpful and the food was really good pub food. Be aware though, the meals are huge so ordering one between two is often enough! Highly recommended!

Thank Bellisimoc
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We stayed a Hotel in Riley street for 5 days and had been told if you want a good cheap meal inSydney go to a good old Irish Pub so we did on day one through to day 5 the food was fantastic and there...More

Thank eddie s
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This pub has a nice casual atmosphere with friendly and efficient service. The Porthouse steak I ordered was however sub standard. There was no real caramelisation of the surface and a thick vein of grizzle made it difficult to cut and impossible to chew.

1  Thank kiwi_dude
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Irish hospitality abounds at the Porterhouse. Visiting Sydney from Brisbane, we struck it lucky in finding this little gem in the heart of Surrey Hills. Food fantastic and staff extremely welcoming and helpful. The menu is full of variety. The staff are a credit to...More

Thank Paulette S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: cnr Campbell & Riley St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9211 4454
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