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The Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel

Cnr Kent and Argyle Sts. | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After checking out the Quay and the view of the Sydney Opera House, we walked over to the Lord Nelson Brewery (15min walk). Our guide book listed it as a great spot for a brew since they in-house brew 5-6 beers of their own. We enjoyed the pitstop and the beer. Decided to order a meat pie since it felt... More 

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Lawton, Oklahoma
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic experience for our family of 5 Located centrally in the Rocks district,the hotel offers better than basic lodging. Comfortable beds and rooms Quiet for the most part. Never heard noise from the bar or patrons The bar food is average. The brews are tasty. May need to belly up to bar as service can be a bit slow... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If traditional pubs and boutique beers are your go, than look no further. Friendly staff, beers brewed on site and a good atmosphere, it ticks all of my what to look for in a pub boxes. It was $9 or more a pint.

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Charleston, South Carolina
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65 reviews 65 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lord Nelson Brewery definitely has a cool atmosphere. It claims to be the oldest bar in Sydney. It does have a nice, historic feel to it with more character than many bars these days. The brewpub beers are good. I don't recall anything remarkable about the service being good or bad.

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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125 reviews 125 reviews
30 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for a spot of lunch and all they could serve was a cheese board to share!! No hot food they said! Then the next people to come in had pie and chips! The beer was ok though. Quite a few different beers to choose from and brewed in the pub! The brewing gear was on view at the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So we have been here many times and have been constantly disappointed with the poor customer service and even more shocking to find out it was the bar manager. Me my partner and my friend who is visiting from England went to the pub as we love the beers and good the pub has to offer. We walked up to... More 

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Marco Island
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hey, stop the complaining. You came for great food & beer and you found it. And to make it authentic the building exudes charm and grumpy staff. The craft beers and food excelled. The steak pie, mashed potatoes, gravy, & mushy peas, washed down with an award winning draft beer cannot be beat. We apologize, we are unable to comment... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent a few nights at the Lord Nelson Brewery Hotel. The Hotel had great character and was very quite even though the pub below is quite lively. Our room had stone walls and old widows with great shutters. The breakfast was basically toast and coffee. I found the beers in the pub exceptional (Three sheets and Old Admiral particularly)... More 

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We had our team luch at this venue. The food is great, but the service is pretty bad (besides the owner being pretty grumpy). The staff cleaned the table by piling up the plates in front of me and they scraped off all my neighbours' plates dropping their leftovers directly on my plate! I had never seen something like this... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I was having a hard time finding anything of good value in the Rocks so I was so happy to find Lord Nelsons. It has character, it is an old hotel, I think the first in Sydney. Also has great bar and nice restaurant. The room was huge and clean. Breakfast was included. It was basic in what was served... More 

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Address: Cnr Kent and Argyle Sts. | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 8
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