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Hero of Waterloo Hotel

81 Lower Fort Street | Millers Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9252 4553
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Fabulous piece of history!

This great little pub is so wonderfully iconic and a must for anyone visiting The Rocks precinct... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Aussie_Pearl
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Mackay, Australia
A bit of history with a twist

Came across this pub/hotel though the free evening walking tour and to be known as a contender with... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2018
CJrivera89
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81 Lower Fort Street | Millers Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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"small dining room"
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"oldest pub in sydney"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This great little pub is so wonderfully iconic and a must for anyone visiting The Rocks precinct. We were lucky enough to stay at a divine AirBNB about 20 seconds away during our recent trip to Sydney so this place was more or less our...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Came across this pub/hotel though the free evening walking tour and to be known as a contender with being the oldest pub in Sydney. The food is tasty and filling and reasonably priced for the serving. The home brew beer is a must have. Overall...More

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Reviewed April 14, 2018

Do yourself a favor, walk the whole two blocks out of the way and make your way to the Waterloo, you have space to drink and sit even on Saturday night. Live music was a nice added touch. We enjoyed it so much we came...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a catch up with friends visiting from Qld and wanted to show them something of The Rocks area and its history. We visited this historic landmark on a Tuesday night and dined in the upstairs dining room - it was...More

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Reviewed April 5, 2018

We visited this pub/ restaurant after completing the Bridgeclimb nearby. It was recommended to us by one of the guides who shared the rich history of this establishment. We were fortunate to show up on an unbusy lunch hour where we received excellent service (...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Nice place, oldish looking pub, so appears welcoming and it was! Nice choice of beers and a very friendly Irish Barman whose company and conversation we enjoyed, do pop in as you will not regret it!

Thank Simon M
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Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Went with an old friend to have a meal and listen to music. The steak was very well priced, quickly prepared, served with a smile and frankly, both of us couldn't think of any negative comment to make. So I won't. It was perfect. We...More

Thank TerryAustralia2015
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Reviewed February 25, 2018

Ok it’s got history, with the drunk sailors being pressed into service and the cells downstairs, etc, but......as far as the present is concerned i think they have a quite a bit to work on as far as the food is goes. We had the...More

Thank PJay2412
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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

We went for drinks and dinner -The pub is very old fashion decor . The food was good -the pub is the oldest one in Sydney and has a lot of history. Must visit when in Sydney

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

This is a wonderful venue in the rocks, fantastic history and believed to be a pub where some patrons were press ganged into service aboard ships. It his historic not elegant, serves a decent meal and a good beer but has a special feature. You...More

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