Pig N Whistle Traditional British Pub in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane

First stop on a brief tour of Brisbane. Walls are decorated with traditional British ales yet there is none on tap. All standard CUB brews across 14 taps including a couple of wine taps. Menu looks like classic English fair with pies and sausages and modern Aussie pub classics. On my trip I had a pint of Stone & Wood. Website: http://pignwhistle.com.au/ Now Tapped: https://nowtapped.com/pignwhistleriverside Menu: http://pignwhistle.com.au/all-menus Opening … Continue reading Pig N Whistle Traditional British Pub in Fortitude Valley, Brisbane

New Hampton Hotel in Kings Cross

Quaint little pub with a cozy and friendly atmosphere for after work drinks. Over 20 taps across the different sides of the centre bar but all serving the same 6 beers. No real craft option and closest being 150 Lashes or what I grabbed while there, Furphy Refreshing Ale. Standard pub menu, a TAB and pokies room. Out back looks like would have a DJ … Continue reading New Hampton Hotel in Kings Cross

Kings Cross Hotel in Kings Cross 

A massive 5 level establishment that sits on the corner has you enter the Cross. Down stairs has live music and major sporting events on the screens and nine taps of standard pub beers. (Carlton, Tooheys, Pure Blonde) Food is a small selection of standard pub food. Burgers, Steak, Schnitty and the like. On my visit I had the Panhead Supercharger APA. Good for Friday … Continue reading Kings Cross Hotel in Kings Cross 

The Old Fitzroy in Woolloomooloo

This gorgeous little suburban pub tucked away at the back of Kings Cross and Woolloomooloo is a great spot for a beer. Small bar area and an small upstairs dining area with a small but reasonably priced menu, the focal point of this pub is the next door independent theatre which regularly holds local plays for up to 40-50 people. 12 rotating craft beer taps, … Continue reading The Old Fitzroy in Woolloomooloo

Kelly’s On King in Newtown

Multi levelled Irish styled pub. 17 beers on tap from all the major players plus a couple of local Young Henry taps. Traditional pub grub including burgers, pasta and seafood dishes. Small pokies room and small TAB for the punters. A rooftop for those summer Sunday sessions and a pool table room upstairs. Occasional live music and karaoke as well. On my visit I had … Continue reading Kelly’s On King in Newtown