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Peg Leg in Pyrmont

Small cocktail bar with food. Staff dress in sailor, pirate, boating gear. Small beer range with a couple of home brewed craft options. I tried their IPA. Light in flavour and bitterness. More sessionable. Nautical theme throughout. Food smelt amazing when there. Huge cocktail list, reasonably priced. Website: http://www.peglegpyrmont.com.au Now Tapped: https://nowtapped.com/pegleg Menu: no menu online Opening […]

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Arthouse Hotel in Sydney CBD

Next to the Gallaries and Town Hall station on Pitt St. Large high roofs and plenty of space for the post work crowd. Small area out the back and a pokie room with complimentary phone charging. Two taps of craft beer – Young Henry’s and Lord Nelson. Seasonal bar menu of standard pub classics and […]

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The Commercial Hotel in Parramatta

Near the train station. A large pub with pokies, tab, upstairs verandah, bistro and large beer garden. Good for sport with 35 screens around the premises. Couple of different bars downstairs but no real craft beer options. Coopers Pale Ale was the best option. Cheap feed with $5 steak and chips for lunch in a […]

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The Duke Of Edinburgh in Enmore

Cool inner west bar. Pretty big for the area with tan outdoor courtyard, pool room and front bar. Good to go to before a gig at The Enmore Theatre as they have the set times for the bands playing which is handy. 7 taps of mixed standard swill and craft beer. Slightly better craft bottle […]

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The Erko in Erskineville

Larger pub with a few pokies and an backyard courtyard. Pool table out front and plenty of seating. Standard beer range with a few crafts on tap and in bottles from the fridge. Day I went I had Riverside’s 55 Pale Ale. Prices start from $7 a schooner. Small menu range of modern pub classics […]

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Kirribilli Hotel in Kirribilli

Decent pub with a nice undercover outdoor area.  Good tap range of standard main stream beers and rotating craft taps with a brewery spotlight every month. The day I went I had Endeavour Pale Ale (one of their spotlight beers) and Rocks Irish Red Ale on hand pump. Website: https://www.kirribillihotel.com.au Now Tapped: http://nowtapped.com/kirribillihotel Menu: https://www.kirribillihotel.com.au/dining Opening Hours: From […]

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Rag & Famish in North Sydney

Opened back in 1860 and still going strong the Rag has a good downstairs area with outdoor courtyard and upstairs for patrons. Good tap range including rotating craft taps. Day I was there I had Akasa Stillwater Pale Ale.  There’s a little TAB area and pokie room. Takeaways available from the bottle shop bar with […]

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The Hive in Erskineville

Cool little small bar. Hip chic with a good range of bottled and can craft beer and 4 rotating taps of craft beer/cider. Day I went was a Monday. Old school pop punk on the iPod and a Rocks Blueberry Wheat beer. Schooners priced from $7.50. Pints from $9. Variety of events on during the […]