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The Henson


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


Bar, Pub, Australian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just loved our night out at The Henson. A super cool, grungy relaxed vibe. Kids had an absolute ball playing in the indoor garage while we could comfortable sit outside with adequate heating and keep an eye on them. Good food and a great kids...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank sym07
Reviewed May 17, 2019

Not one of my favourites, but nice enough nonetheless. Friendly staff and a decent range of beers as well. Doesn't particularly stand out though.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed April 6, 2019

Cool pub, good menu, nice outdoor seating area, pool table, playing various sports on the tvs, good spot.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank When-on-me-travels
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Front bar has lots of Henson Park/Newtown Jets memorabilia, bar stools, beers on tap, etc, in-between area there is a take-away bottle shop, upmarket for that kind of establishment, which also holds cold meats, pantry items, etc, food area/bistro little muddled, noisy, but good honest...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sydneypers0n
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

I’ve been at the Henson several tomes and finally decided it is not for me. Very noisy place if you want to be able to talk. Great for families with kids but if you don’t have them you will find yourself feeling like you went...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 646alec
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

We are lucky to be able to visit the Henson every year and are never disappointed. Over the years the decor has improved massively but the atmosphere always remains the same. Great value food and always a warm welcome

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank neilfrompreston
Reviewed February 9, 2019

Thirteen of us arrived for a mid-week lunch to farewell a colleague. We’d booked (luckily as the place was humming) and were shown to a long table near the bar. We had gluten free types, vegos, fish only types, and carnivores in our group and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank F-McGRAW26
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

It's a relaxed dog friendly old style pub with a large garden bar. Some interesting sport memorabilia on the walls and plenty of heritage features.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

Six of us hit the Henson to share dinner. We had spring rolls, chicken wings, barramundi,chicken satay tacos, nasi goreng and calamari. There was plenty for all of us. I must say, the burgers ordered by another table looked scrumptious. They left nothing! All the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Don M
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

The Henson is a great pub for families as well as catching up with friends, There is an area for children to play as well as a menu that caters for kids. For the adults there is a room with meats and cheeses to build...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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March 5, 2017|
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Response from Krjosey | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have trouble finding off street parking. Worth the walk if you have to park a distance away.
February 22, 2017|
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Response from bernadettem206 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Campbell I suggest you ask the Henson. So call them.
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