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Gladesville Hotel .
Annandale A Live Music institution. Totally recommended
Kirk On Harris Originally and more properly the 'Dunkirk', but who's splitting hairs? Currently in the throes of a major renovation - expect good things!
Century Tavern Everyone knows this place, and everyone ends up here eventually
Macquarie Hotel What a pub should look like. To a brit, anyway.
Gaelic Club In the proud Gaelic tradition, a great place to be entertained
Cruise what a location! 2006 Restaurant of the Year in the AHA (NSW) Awards for Excellence
Lord Nelson GREAT - what more can we say?
Garry Owen Best Dartboard we've found so far, and a friendly place overall. Recomended
Lansdowne Popular, loud, plenty of music
Watershed a slick waterside venue
Harp Possibly the best Irish pub in Sydney? the quest continues....
Tattersalls busy road, busy pub?
Mountbatten recently refitted
Duke a good pre-Enmore venue, full of local colur
Bourbon And Beefsteak One of the cross's famous landmarks
Bar Broadway 24-hour bar with massive hangover potential
Bondi Hotel good pub - very weekendy though
Bank Biggest beer garden in the area, great Thai food.
Orchard Tavern Chatswood's immediate attraction...
Ancient Briton A claimant to "Coldest beer in Sydney".
Empire (King's Cross) a 24 hour playground for cross-ites
Lord Dudley An English Village Pub in the heart of Woollahra
Bald Rock warm, inviting and tucked away off the beaten track
James Squire Brewhouse Vying for Sydney's microbrew crown and doing mighty well about it
Dick's featuring 'the dome' restaurant
Excelsior Live Music and a laid back atmosphere
Ettamogah Bar too touristy for us, but a good spot occassionally
Carlisle Castle Nice bistro and Beer Garden
Edinburgh Castle popular after-work boozer
Palisade A great little pub, tucked away at the back end of The Rocks
White Cockatoo Most handy for Petersham railway station, with huge food portions
William Hotel Friendly and welcoming
Toxteth a new late night haunt for the team
Arena slick bar/restaurant near the showground
Hicksy's Orange Grove tucked away off the beaten track, a locals' pub with colour
Dundee Arms an appealing little sandstone tavern
Pyrmont Point The last pub on Harris Street, previously a locals-only kind of pub, now a more upmarket establishment
Headquarters Popular with students and betting locals
West End A real local's pub
Robin Hood a person could easily get very comfortable here..
Upside The newest of the backpacker bars
Docks The former Ettamoggah Bar.
Riverview A positive haven
Agincourt as much ambience as a convenience store (!)
Jamberoo Pub
Sly Fox plenty live music, plenty free pool
London Very popular at weekends
Woollahra Hotel cool
Palace One of our favourite pool venues
Rosie's Bar and Bistro With a pleasant courtyard area
Harbour View neat, well appointed and in a unique position
Thurles Castle not a bad little pub - very sporty though
Fox and Lion Huge outdoor area, great for people watching
Sydney Park
Crystal Palace popular with students and backpackers
Sir William Wallace ...but they'll never take our freedom
Hopetoun Live music 7 nights a week
Oscars aka New York Hotel (on the planning applications at least). Good pizzas and ribs
Australian a superb selection of beers, and gourmet pizza to boot.
Bay View
Cooper's Arms A popular spot for Newtown locals
Red Oak Boutique Beer Cafe an excellent micro-brew bar and restaurant
Hollywood One of Sydney's character-filled gems
Moretons A great little beer garden
Tilbury refitted and pretty rated
Pier 26 Quite a pleasant position for a bar....
Union (newtown) recently changed hands, yet to be reviewed.
Cargo slick. Major pickup spot at weekends
Dolphin award winning restaurant
Cat and Fiddle A live music venue since Adam was a boy
Merton Estate Local on a busy main road
Alfred Cool & Cruisy
Lewisham Hotel (Live House) .
Triple Ace A little scruffy, but honest about it. The neon is a little over the top though!
Commercial feels a little cramped - probably the pokies
Durty Nelly's Genuinely Irish Flavour
Friend In Hand Crab Racing, clutter, eclecticism and more.
Nag's Head On our 'to do' list!
Aurora 24 hours, closest to central
Hero Of Waterloo You can feel the history around you.
Sweeneys Definitely a TAB joint, but it's cheap and has an internet cafe...
Blues Point Hotel Friendly pub in a quiet area
Pumphouse Bar and Grill minimalist bar/restaurant, recently renovated
Tank Stream slick, minimalist hideaway
Empire Home of Sydney Blues
Newport Arms Like a pubgoer's Disneyland!
Kings X At the top of the strip....
North Annandale The picture window would be good for people watching... in a busier suburb
Excelsior (Glebe) A live music supporter and $5 food's next great hope
Captain Cook (The Rocks) quiet, overshadowed by its neighbours, we think
Grand Hotel (Cock and Bull) damn good guinness
Strattons A little nondescript, but OK for a quiet
Establishment top dog among Sydney bars, according to the AHA at least.
Commodore Up-market but friendly
Mercantile Irish through and through
Bridge Entertainment central
Pyrmont Bridge open 24hrs and quite rated
Peppermint Lounge Fancy a late-night cocktail?
Scruffy Murphys Very popular Irish pub
Steyne A good and very popular spot
PJ O'Brien's Within the Grace Hotel complex...
Duck And Swan Was a little grotty, and slightly mysterious, now renovated and improving by the day
Trinity The Big Red Irish Bar
Quay Bar nifty little bar and restaurant, lots of outdoor seating
Welcome Great Irish pub with a mainly over 30 crowd
Billabong Hotel
Chamberlain Refitted from scruffy old pub to slick city bar. We're still deciding which incarnation we prefer.
Bald Faced Stag
Warren View Live music, and an unpretensious crowd.
Kirribilli Just next to Milson's Point Station, and quite rated too
KB Traditional tile and Tooth's Brewery posters.
Botany View as yet unreviewed
Lord Wolseley Tucked away in a side-street, a hidden local
Lord Roberts A bar in pub's clothing
Red Lion Well presented with a large balcony area
Goldfish Bowl Fairly Average
Brookvale Not far from Warringah Mall, this is a big, open northern beaches classic
Town Hall (Newtown) Head on upstairs....
Exchange spacious and classy, but the safari bar is a strange addition
Unity Hall very friendly indeed
Billy The Pigs A rip snorter
Glenmore bit of a TAB and pokie joint, though the roof garden is rated.
Berry Street Tavern bigger than you'd think
Sandringham A history of live music
Different Drummer well worth the effort
Crown quiet and comfortable
Paddy Maguire's A pub of contrasts
Town Hall we liked the balcony, despite the stiff breeze
The Pub With No Beer Yes, the one from the Slim Dusty Song. A MUST visit if you're ever nearby

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