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The Hero Of Waterloo

#450 of 4,816 Restaurants in Sydney}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, ,
81 Lower Fort St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9252 4553
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (10 reviews)
“pumpkin soup” (2 reviews)
“jerk burger” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
81 Lower Fort St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stepped in for a casual evening and a good dinner. We had a great evening. Very attentive staff. We took the lamb risotto and fish 'n chips. Yummy. Meal was accompanied by good ale. A pub with tradition. Must try!

Thank Katrin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came across this pub walking around! We decided to stop and I'm glad we did! Great beer and fantastic finger food 😊

Thank 676jodiew
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Very tired on our first night in town we stopped in for an early dinner. The pub itself is beautiful and worth the stop. The food was very good, I had fish and chips my wife the grilled barramundi. The service was good and the...More

Thank jrw001
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Recently visited here twice whilst visiting The Rocks. Absolutely gorgeous little pub. Friendly staff and great Guinness. It really has a great feel to it.....lurveeeee.

Thank Icequeen66
Reviewed 6 August 2017

My wife and I called to book a meal prior to going to the Wharf Theatre. I recognized that this wasn't common practice when the man who answered the 'phone had to excuse himself to get a pen and paper. We got there, entered the...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Hubby & I were going to the Roslyn Packer theatre and booked the restaurant for a meal at 6.15pm. Lovely pub and the restaurant is upstairs tho you can get the same food downstairs in the pub area. Unfortunately there was a very noisy table...More

Thank wmercier
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We had the pleasure of sitting at the Hero of Waterloo in the warmth of the sun, with a crisp cold Sav Blanc on a beautiful Saturday lunch-time. The staff were friendly, the ambience great and the genuineness of a historic pub evident. I went...More

1  Thank Port librarian
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This is the place to go on a rainy day in Sydney! The smile of the friendly waitress was as warm and welcoming as the open fire in the fire place. We tried some different local beers, and ordered food from the good selection of...More

1  Thank Martin-nitraM
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

My friends and I have attended this pub through the recommendation of a tour guide, and we would not be going back. The male staff member completely ignored us and made no effort or attempt to acknowledge us even though we had been waiting for...More

Thank Araceli O
Reviewed 30 May 2017

this was the last stop on a pub tour and well worth the wait. No beer brewed on site, but only craft beers served. below ground is the place folks were housed while building and quarrying in the area 100 years ago

Thank deacondawn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Lower Fort St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9252 4553
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