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Cosy with nice views.

A great place to sit and have a drink or two. Lovely outlook over the wharf area. Attentive staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vburela
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Hobart, Australia
Good Atmospheric Bar

We have visited the bar a number of times and it always has a great, relaxed atmosphere. Bar food... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
Marysems
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Hobart, Australia
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1 week ago
“Cosy with nice views.”
6 Mar 2018
“Good Atmospheric Bar”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to sit and have a drink or two. Lovely outlook over the wharf area. Attentive staff and extensive drinks menu.

Thank Vburela
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A couple of friends and I stayed in Hobart for the weekend, having been to the old wharf restaurant previously I suggested going to the story bar for a drink while we decided what to do for dinner. We found a drinks menu and sat...More

1  Thank pinkmellawella
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Loved the atmosphere and the cocktails! Really creative blending. The couches were comfortable and inviting. There is a lovely fire and a gorgeous view of the water and surrounds. They have lots of really interesting books that you can have a look through as well......More

Thank MichelleMickieBall
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Jordan turned good service into an experience that would make anyone that is involved in the tourism industry within Tasmania proud. Cannot fault him. He brought the right level of professionalism along with a great sense of humor, which makes him the perfect person for...More

Thank jameswestcott57
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I was seriously disappointed that when my wife ordered a Southern comfort And Coke that they don’t have this at the bar. I found this very surprising especially if this hotel is touted as being one of the best hotels in Hobart

2  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Dinning in another part of the complex we dropped into this bar for a sparkles or cocktail option. Ripper view, only somewhat impeded by ugly gates placed by the ports control, therefore unlikely to change. However we had lovelly vista of the river, opposing docks...More

Thank Jamie C
Reviewed 18 March 2018

This bar is terrific. 1. Located between Old Wharf Restaurant and new o/s terminal. 2. Superb service with desire to help with any questions. 3. Great cocktails

Thank Allen B
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We have visited the bar a number of times and it always has a great, relaxed atmosphere. Bar food is good and there is a great selection of drinks. Staff are always friendly and welcoming, which adds to the atmosphere. Great water views. Worth a...More

Thank Marysems
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Do you want the best cocktails made by the funniest and most fabulous Jordan (and jake) then this is the place to come. The best cocktails I’ve ever had. Amazing presentation and so much fun. Jordan is super knowledgeable about all beverages so you can...More

Thank bearalicious1977
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Good spot to drop in for a drink with a big selection of Tasmanian whiskey and other spirits. The bar staff are very friendly and knowledgeable with their drinks and local info Macq1 hotel is where the bar is located

Thank Noel W
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