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Courthouse Hotel

$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Newtown
Bar, Pub, Australian
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202 Australia St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9519 8273
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Melbourne, Australia
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111 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic pub with spacious and appealing outdoor areas. Can get a bit noisy but it's a good atmosphere. Had the rump steak which was delicious - would go back gladly.

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Thank Anthony K
Sydney, NSW
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376 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2017

When it's a nice day, it's lovely to sit outside in the beer garden and relax with a beer, it's quite spacious. The food menu is mostly standard pub fare, but anytime I've ordered anything from there it's been pretty tasty, especially the chicken parmigiana, so good. Bar staff are pretty nice and helpful also, with a decent selection of... More 

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Thank jebskulker
Sydney, Australia
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017

A few of us had lunch here recently, having been a few times previously. The inside of the pub is as awful as ever but at least they have done up the ladies' loos. Their service is cheerful even as they tell you the bad news about their bottled wine prices and availability - no bottled chardonnay at all and... More 

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Thank Lonsdale22
Newtown, Australia
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248 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed January 3, 2017

We just popped into the Hotel as I felt like some fries and a cool drink. The fries were great and for some reason our soft drink was free. As the Courthouse is close to home we will be back.

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Thank 792Carol_H
North Ryde, Australia
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58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

A busy, lively & crowded venue! We pre-booked for our group of ten. Service was a bit slow as we visited on a very crowded summery evening and the place was packed!!! The food was great and a good selection of beers & wines on offer. Value for money! Will definitely be going again.

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Thank Norma M
Sydney
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170 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

We've been to the Courty a few times before and just love the joint! The staff are always friendly, happy to have a yarn and a joke or two. The beer garden is awesome but on the weekend, get there early as it fills up really quickly. The food is really beautiful too. I've had the nachos, steak and pretty... More 

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Thank Deekayoz
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Been here a couple times, has a really good outside courtyard area. Drinks are average and what you'd find anywhere but good

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Thank onechelofanadventure
North Ryde, Australia
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58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

A group of eight arrived for dinner. With no reservation expecting an out-of-the-way table, but we were very pleasantly surprised to be shown to a central table in the beer garden, close to the bar where meals were ordered. The staff are friendly, helpful and knowledgable. The menu is better than pub grub and very well priced. A very enjoyable... More 

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Thank Norma M
Sydney, Australia
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164 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Had a great Sunday session on a brilliant late winter afternoon at the Courthouse Hotel in Newtown. Great friendly atmosphere and beautiful people. Food was simple as the bistro is being renovated. Nice pulled pork roll and a beef nachos were good with the Young Henry's Newtowner beer on draft.

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Thank 2painfull
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Renovating their kitchen but the beer garden was fab and smoking areas were spot on in the sun We had a nice cold beer and talked yo the locals

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Thank Geoff N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $13
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Australia St, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Newtown
  • Neighborhood: Newtown
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9519 8273

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Newtown
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 restaurants, Newtown has evolved into a foodie's paradise with a delightful array of highly innovative cuisines from around the world. It is still possible to eat on a budget, but if you crave a more sophisticated menu, Newtown will not disappoint.
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