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ScuBar

Corner Rawson Place & Rawson Lane, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Inner West)
61 (0)2 9212 4244
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Ranked #30 of 246 nightlife in Sydney
Type: Bar/ Clubs
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Victoria, Canada
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
34 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Good vibe. I'd say ages 19 - 30 is who mostly goes there. Like I said not for locals but great for travelers. 10$ pitchers (7.50$) on Monday! An all you can eat pizza for 10$ or 5$ each pretty sweet deal if you ask me. Then the highlight. The Monday night hermit crab races. 4 races, a dollar a... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

We had fun here, but I'm sure there are much better places to spend a night in the city. Nothing special.

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Helmond, The Netherlands
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216 reviews 216 reviews
135 attraction reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Small bar close to the train station. We had some coupons for $5 pizza. Cheap meal we thought. Cocktails are also cheap some nights. Pizza's were so so. Seemed a bit like those you buy in the supermarket. But for $5 who cares. Cocktails were good! Football game was on during the evening. We had a lot of fun. Didn't... More

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Hobart, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

Dropped by this place as it was pretty central and near my accommodation (YHA Railway Square). I was told that it was a sleazy bar but it was anything but! Pretty small and cosy with a fun vibe, popular among tourists. Drinks were a bit pricey (or maybe I'm too used to cheaper prices in Hobart), but the jam jars... More

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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

awesome on a Monday night, full of both locals and travellers. Great energetic vibe. Cheap drinks compared to the rest of Sydney and awesome giveaways and promotions. I am from Sydney and it always makes me feel like I'm on holiday when I go there!

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Fort Collins, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013

Crab racing, east coast travel prizes, $7.50 snake bite jugs, DJ till late, good looking backpackers, hot staff and good-looking backpackers, and it's only Monday night! What you look for when your backpacking, a very good time.

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

Small bar but a nice place to be, drinks are reasonably priced but slightly on the expensive side just like the whole of Australia! One good thing is they sell jam jars! It's like vodka in fruit juice, not the strongest or manliest drink you can get but very nice!

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Rockingham
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012 via mobile

This place gets promoted by Sydney YHA all the time. Having stayed in Sydney numerouse times I have checked it out a few times. Dead as ...won't be going back

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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

Few key "highlights" of Scubar: - Do not try to start a tab (a "slate" in AUS). It works great until you try to cash out at night and the girls spend 20min staring at their computer screen trying to figure out how to make it work. Then, blaming you for the problem for starting a tab in the first... More

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