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Address: 81 Lower Fort Street | Millers Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: 02 9252 4553
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A great bar

A beautiful old building on the Rocks that is one of the oldest in Sydney. It's in great condition and isn't a fake tourist trap. Quite a few beers to suit any taste from craft to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Taree
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Great Lunch try the lamb shanks. Best of all was the Old Time Music which is on Sat/Sun 3-6. Great group ( trio ) Valda is 87 plays cornet sax also sings what a legend has been playing at the Hero for 32 years. The atmosphere is great and the pub serves ice cold beer. If you want to visit... More 

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Lewisville, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I loved the look of this old tavern with old wood floors and stone building that has stood the test of time. A nice place to have a cold one, whilst talking to locals and enjoying entertainment. We went there a few times and noticed the weekend afternoons to be the best.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

It's winter outside and summer inside. Visiting from UK and and called in for a beer. Nice log fire burning and a pleasant place to visit.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful old building on the Rocks that is one of the oldest in Sydney. It's in great condition and isn't a fake tourist trap. Quite a few beers to suit any taste from craft to general. It's stripped back brick walls are old world and very welcoming. The barman was great and the service was attentive. I hope it... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

When I am in Sydney I always like to make a pilgrimage to this hotel for a beer or two, being the oldest pub in Sydney. The hotel is often quiet when we are there however we called in on ANZAC day and there were people everywhere, with an outside bar set up for the day. We had a very... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Such a classic old pub! Often busy on weekends, there's not a lot of seating, so thus can be a downside, but not if you want to dance to some of the live music!! I was actually sad to see on my lady visit that the toilets had been renovated, yes they needed a renovation, but it could have been... More 

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We just finished a ghost tour at The Rocks that ended at The Rocks oldest pub. An institution so they say of the local area. We got a rum and flat coke, terrible service when we alerted the bar manager who then asked if we wanted another and charged us for the replacement drink. Isn't there an opportunity to put... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My husband and I with business people visited this place in middle of the week. What a lovely olde worlde pub, with small rooms, good variety of beers, pleasant friendly staff, good food at reasonable price . I had heard good things about this place and our business friends had recommended it several times and it was a pleasant place... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I love the history and atmosphere of this truly historical hotel, especially on a sunday for the jazz ! good place to take out of town visitors.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

looks cool, does its job and makes you entertained, easy access on foot from Rocks etc. Me myself go there with friends at least once a year, out of season, say - on MardiGrass day when whole world goes to Oxford street. Live music, good beer, a few foods... really nice place to become a part in Australian and Sydney... More 

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