SydneyPubGuide.net - the guide to sydney pubs Moshtix.com.au - Live music ticketing for the discerning

Home
All pubs
Random Pub
Areas
Pubs By Feature
Rankings
Recommended pubs
Pub Crawls
News
Features
Reviews
Discussion forums
Your comments
Photo Galleries
Links
User List
Add a review
Contact the guide
About this site
Advertise Here
It's Your Shout!

Maps

JOIN US

What's new?

Latest Pub:
Blue Mountain Hotel

Latest Review:
Bank

Latest User:
talo

Latest Forum Post:
Armed raid at Colvelly Hotel (Atrax)

Latest Featured Article:
SydneyPubGuide review : Chopper's Nuts

 
Search the site
powered by
Google
Web
SydneyPubGuide
 
 
Your account
Login:
Pass:
Sign up here
lost your password or username?
 
Click here to find out more about paymate

 

 

Blue Chip
Main attraction? the pool tables.
(4)


Swiss Grand Hotel,
Bondi

(02) 9365 9702

http://www.swissgrand.com.au



More pubs in Out East, Bondi, the Bays & The Beaches >>
 

Opposite the Bondi Hotel, this place is pretty comprehensively overlooked by most of the Bondi pub crowd. We're not really surprised - there's not much going for it, really, aside from the fact that you can play pool in peace.

Yes, occassional live bands add to it, but really there's so little to build on. Walking in the front door, the ceilings are so low that the taller mebers of our group almost had to duck. On our visit it was quiet, despite being the end of the week, and only two or three pokie players and three pool players were in attendance.

Towards the back right, you descend some steps towards the pool area - at least here you don't fell like you're going to hit your heada at any second. The pool tables are surrounded by a glass wall which makes you feel a little like an aquarium fish, so not as comfortable as it should be.

I'd rate it about 2 out of 10, and that's only for the pool tables.
review by: pubguide staff
 

YOUR COMMENTS - Log in or sign up to post comments

Emil from Bondi
Please come down to the blue Chip Bar this Saturday Night Lyla Jayne Band Back from UK Live 8.30pm to 1am emil@proware.com.au
date unknown

Emil from Bondi
The blue Chip bar has live music Thursday to Saturday one of the busiest bars in Bondi please rate it again Emil
date unknown

SydneyPubGuide.net is not directly responsible for the content of comments posted in this section. For more information see our policy document. Report abusive comments

To see what folks are saying about other pubs, visit our 'your comments' section

 

You must be logged in to post comments. You can get an account here

 

 

 

 

 

Features
Comedy Trivia: Tuesdays 8pm with Haskel DanielPool: several pool tables in  the 'fish tank'Jukebox: The jukebox has an eclectic mixture
Live Music: Occassional live bands
 
 
Vote for this pub
 
Nearby Pubs

Bondi Hotel
Bar Bondi

 
 
Review this pub
If you were logged in, you could submit your own review of this pub. If you'd like to become a SydneyPubGuide.net member, click here
 
 
 

Beer ... a high and mighty liquor. : Julius Caesar - more quotes...
All content is copyright © 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 SydneyPubGuide.net, except when stated otherwise. All rights of the authors reserved.

Privacy Policy - Site Policy Statement
Contact SydneyPubGuide.net - Update Log
Site build by Stop That Astronaut
SydneyPubGuide.net ABN : 30 005 352 291