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Oasis in the ciry

In search of craft beer in a continual journey. We searched, followed the ratings, got a bit lost... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
Brownkiwi99
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Craft Beer bar Sydney

If you are craving craft beer this place is the place in go when in Sydney, well at least it’s my... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
55bigj
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Sydney, Australia
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1 Dec 2018
“Oasis in the ciry”
30 Nov 2018
“Craft Beer bar Sydney ”
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

In search of craft beer in a continual journey. We searched, followed the ratings, got a bit lost and then found the small door on Oxford street (137) and upstairs above the crap found s little piece of craft beer nirvana. 10 rotating on tap,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brownkiwi99
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

If you are craving craft beer this place is the place in go when in Sydney, well at least it’s my go to. I have tried pretty much all the craft beer bars, breweries South of the Harbour and there are plenty of really good...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 55bigj
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Visited here for the first time after wanting to visit for months. I really enjoyed the Sunday atmosphere - chilled relaxed vibe. Excellent range of beverages - specifically the craft beers. Full bar options for those who don’t drink beer. Good cider too. Friendly bar...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 475damieng
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

After a few nights of drinking the subpar beer around Sydney, a work colleague found this gem. Best beer bar I went to in Sydney.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ElGuapo311
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

If you like beer, good craft beer, then this place is worth a visit. Quirky little bar, hidden away upstairs, blink and you would miss it. Loved sitting upstairs at the window and watching the world go by whilst enjoying a lovely beer on a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Aussie S
Reviewed 20 April 2018

When I say hard to find I mean it in a cool way...up dark narrow steps in Darlinghurst. Plenty of great beers on tap AND packaged. If you love sour beers then you are in luck as they seem particularly obsessed with those & the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank deejayess
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Really nice inner city bar with a great vibe and excellent tap selection. I had the Saison and my wonderful husband had at least 4 of the other beers but he can’t remember which ones. There was a pale ale which he liked... No food...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank SD E
Reviewed 11 January 2018

We sought out the Bar to taste the range of Craft beers available. The bar was upstairs hidden from the street traffic so patronage must have been word of mouth etc. The service was friendly and the bar furniture seemed to be diverse along what...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank CharlieG_10
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Cool hidden spot on Oxford street upstairs. Great selection of tasty beer. No food but you're welcome to bring up your own from Cafes close by.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank NZ_Foodies
Reviewed 19 September 2017

A wonderful space that is a million miles away from the busy Oxford street it sits on. Softly lit, great range of drinks. I ordered a wine which tasted corked and queried about it and without question the bar staff replaced it. Excellent service.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank emmajconroy
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