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Shelbourne Hotel

Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Burger and beers

Not a bad spot to enjoy some great pub grub. You may have to run the gauntlet of smokers outside... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Salt & Pepper Donut

Recommendation to the chef: cinnamon doesn't taste good with Salt & Pepper squid. Please amend your... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Laura L
London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good45%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
2 Jun 2018
“Burger and beers”
21 Mar 2018
“Salt & Pepper Donut”
One of Sydney's favourite CBD bars, restaurants & function venues since 1902. Known for good gastro-pub food, alfresco afternoon drinks, DJ's & nightlife. Busy with locals for weekday lunch and drinks after work, especially on Thursday and Friday...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Shelbourne Hotel 200 Sussex St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 2 9267 3100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited "The Rooftop Sydney" last night the new addition to the Shelbourne Hotel and what a treat it was! Great views,stylish outdoor decor and a great beer and wine list. Renata the lovely hostess behind the bar had excellent wine knowledge and she helped...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Disgruntled security guard didn't like my hat, proceeded to yell at my friends and I. Even after I removed the hat.

Thank fernando b
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Not a bad spot to enjoy some great pub grub. You may have to run the gauntlet of smokers outside if you come in by the Market St entrance. Good service, good food, and reasonable prices

Thank TrevorDoornbos
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Visited with work colleagues on a Monday night. Nice relaxed atmosphere with both indoor and outdoor areas. Drink service was quick and wine was reasonably reproved. I had the ocean trout entree which was delicious. Will visit again.

Thank Ktwe12
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Recommendation to the chef: cinnamon doesn't taste good with Salt & Pepper squid. Please amend your recipe.

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Decent non-smoking outdoor area, and also has some cool beers on tap. Did embarrass myself here once, but all is good. Didn't mind the pub at all.

Thank MrDavetheSarks
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Nice bar in CBD for a quick drink. It was quiet on a Tuesday after work. Good service. Lovely decorations.

Thank ByrneA34
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

When I first walked in I loved the new fit out and vibe... thought it was a relaxed, inner city retreat and that Id be back with the girls often. But when I didn't move downstairs fast enough a staff member went out of his...More

Thank Ally M
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The pub offers a standard selection of beers on tap and a good selection of wines by the glass. The service was friendly and efficient

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Six of us decided at the last minute to try the Shellbourne. Plenty of seating and good atmosphere. Menu options were basic but the food came out quick, was really tasty and didn't hurt like other CBD prices.

Thank Paul B
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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
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