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

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