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

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