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Down to earth hidden bar

nice spot to step inside and off the main street to find a hide away for non-pretentious, easy... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2017
Aussie_Tourism_Guru
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Australia
Great Pub

There's a reason this pub has been around forever. Great atmosphere, good bands and a decent drink... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2015
Sherriffear
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Canberra, Australia
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Jan 2, 2017
“Down to earth hidden bar”
Apr 28, 2016
“Historical and now modernised ”
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Reviewed January 2, 2017

nice spot to step inside and off the main street to find a hide away for non-pretentious, easy going fellow drinkers. The live music lineup looks great for our next visit

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

We used to live here in the early 90s... Now it's bigger and trendier, with less shabby, grimy, Irish quirkiness not to mention the layer of dust on the old antiques and the lumpy sofas up the back. Still the same student creative mix, although...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

There's a reason this pub has been around forever. Great atmosphere, good bands and a decent drink. Always a great place to spend a Saturday night.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Sherriffear
Reviewed April 24, 2015

The Phoenix is the best pub in Canberra. It plays host to live music most nights a week, serves up anything you could wish to drink, and has plenty of room to stretch out on the couches or, if you prefer, to huddle around the...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2014

More than just the name, the Phoenix succumbed recently to fires and has since reborn right next door. The Phoenix 2 is a comfortable and non pretentious pub with great music and atmosphere. It is not a pub of steel, glass, and barbie dolls. Nor...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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