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

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