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#620 of 5,162 Restaurants in Sydney
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , Irish
cnr Campbell & Riley St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9211 4454
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“guinness pie” (9 reviews)
“lamb shank” (4 reviews)
“mash” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Irish
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
cnr Campbell & Riley St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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81 - 90 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 14 June 2013

I went into the Irish Pub and the staff were prompt though not overly friendly (the pub wasn't overly busy). I was dining on my own and I kept on being annoyed by two preteens who weren't being supervised. The service was prompt though they...More

Thank lovefriedrice
Reviewed 21 May 2013

I work across the road from The Porterhouse and have been going here on and off for about 1o years. The service is absolutely shocking. Once I waited at the bar for 40 minutes to get a drink. Admittedly this was during a RU game...More

2  Thank TheChristos
Reviewed 5 March 2013

Most delicious lamb shanks I've ever had! And great prices!! The atmosphere is really good & the pub itself really beautiful :)

1  Thank MissKris1709
Reviewed 19 February 2013 via mobile

Went with a group of six. The atmosphere was good but service a little slow. I had nachos and it was really dry As there was a lot if chips but not much filling on top. Friend had a porterhouse stark which was really fatty.

Thank dak3
Reviewed 9 January 2013

This is one of my locals so I go quite often. It's always nice and relaxed, with a nice cosy feel to it. Love the brick arches inside, and there is a nice balcony which gets the sun in the afternoons (lovely in winter). The...More

Thank MissMotivated
Reviewed 22 September 2012

If I catch up with friends...I often take them for a meal & drink at this Irish Pub. The staff are consistently helpful & friendly. The lunch menu is a real bargain & above average quality pub fare. On a sunny day the outdoor seats...More

Thank Billy338
Reviewed 3 August 2012

This is a very relaxed pub with an Irish feel that has a dining room with fair selection of pub food. The beef & guiness pies are well worth a try.

Thank BlayneyDave
Reviewed 23 July 2012

Good service, some really good irish in this laid back irish pub. Very enjoyable.

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 25 June 2012

I visited Sydney with a chef friend of mine and we were both ver happy with our lunch at the Porterhouse. We arrived on a fairly busy Friday and found the staff friendly and helpful. The meals however are a highlight with plenty of flavour...More

Thank nicktaz
Reviewed 26 March 2012

Great Irish pub in Surry Hills. Food great and good value

Thank Julie255338
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Irish
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
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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