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Earl's Juke Joint

) #563 of 4,779 Restaurants in Sydney $$ - $$$
407 King St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
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  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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407 King St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for pre dinner drinks before dinner , the bartenders are friendly and not pretentious at all. We had some wine which they served with complimentary nuts. Loved this place so much went back after dinner to have a night cap. Had Sherry to...More

Thank AhBea
Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Secret bars are always fun, walking into what looks like a butchers shop and walking into a New Orleans jazz themed bar was a great surprise! The drinks menu is varied and the drinks themselves are good. They are a little on the pricey side...More

Thank Abbi M
Reviewed June 11, 2017

if you what to try something different this is good bar to go heaps of beers cocktails what ever u want service was good inside old butcher shop had a great few hours here will be back

Thank Adam H
Reviewed May 29, 2017

We used to buy our meat from the butcher's shop previously at this site. The owner's mother in her 80s had a jet black beehive and made the curled sausages. Earl's is uber cool, friendly staff, great decor and wide choice of drinks. Go and...More

Thank Fay L
Reviewed May 27, 2017

Beautifully designed, fabulously staffed. Who wouldn't love to feel like they are stepping back in time and entering a speakeasy. My only gripe is to the wonderful staff- you are more than bartenders, you are 1920 matinee idols - don't wear stupid 21C fluro baseball...More

Thank OttersTrotters
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Customer Service factors particularly highly in my ratings which is why this place unfortunately failed for me. We ended up leaving after about 10 minutes of waiting at a not-particularly busy time as we simply couldn't get served. It appeared that you either needed to...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

This bar is great. Lovely atmosphere and great drinks. The staff are lovely too and it seems to attract a nice mix of patrons of all ages. Good music too. Defiantly worth a visit.

Thank Simi767
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Firstly I was quite surprised that my bf took me to a butcher shop on Friday night (another pop-up theatre show?) to quickly find out it is a great cocktail-bar. The music was very good and the drinks even better! I loved the interior design...More

Thank Sam D
Reviewed March 31, 2017

So it might seem you are going to the butcher's shop, but its one of the real cool bars in the area! The music is loud and its packed all the time! The cocktails are incredible and prices are average! Do not miss out on...More

1  Thank TerraExplorator
Reviewed March 25, 2017

This is a really cool little venue, and the cocktails were spot on. I haven't spent much time in Newtown since gentrification....but i did enjoy this. Acoustics were hard though so i didn't stay too long, as i just couldn't converse easily with my friend.

Thank belguest1
A Bohemian inner-west suburb known for its alternative
music scene, Newtown is a diverse community offering a
multitude of restaurants, art galleries, performance
spaces, thrift stores and bars. Home of some of the
best live music venues in the city, shows can be found
everywhere from the official theaters to the
neighborhood pubs. From its humble beginnings as a
neighborhood primarily known for its many Thai
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Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 King St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Newtown
  • Neighborhood: Newtown
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