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Young and Jackson's Hotel

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Cnr Swanston & Flinders Sts, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 3884
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Young & Stuff you Miss Jackson

Below par food ....had the burger.......heard of paddock to plate but they missed a step....The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
garyplace
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Melbourne, Australia
If you love history....

Perhaps it's a bit touristy, but then again when you're a Melbourne landmark what do you expect... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
BB in KC
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Kansas City
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Young and Jackson is Australia's most Iconic Hotel. Beautifully restored and refurbished it is a comfortable blend of boutique bar and classic pub, a perfect destination for all occasions. Situated on the vibrant corner of Swanston and Flinders street Y&J's is the perfect place to meet with friends, watch sports on our big screens, enjoy a drink or share a meal. Our ground floor bars feature a range of over 30 taps with a focus on a wide variety of Australian Craft beer and Cider, Complemented by mainstream local classics. Chloe's Rooms on the first floor offer a relaxed destination. With comfortable couches, boutique beers, fine wine, unique cocktails and unrivalled views of Melbourne's most iconic sights. This is the home of the famous 'Chloe' who has graced the bar walls of Young and Jackson for over a century. On our rooftop is the unique and quirky Cider Bar. With 8 ciders on tap and a massive selection of local and imported ciders in bottle, this is the ideal bar to settle in for a refreshing bevie. In winter, mulled cider will keep you warm on a cold winters' eve. Food is available on all levels of the hotel with classic pub fare available in our downstairs bistro and bars and in our rooftop cider bar. Tapas and a la carte dining are available upstairs.
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  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Cnr Swanston & Flinders Sts, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 3 9650 3884
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"iconic pub"
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"opposite flinders street station"
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"iconic melbourne"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Below par food ....had the burger.......heard of paddock to plate but they missed a step....The grill ! was not even cooked and then told by the GM (I think it stands for general Muppet .....FRED ) that this is how it comes and I should...More

Thank garyplace
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Perhaps it's a bit touristy, but then again when you're a Melbourne landmark what do you expect? The beers are delicious and it's a really fun step back in time. Worth a visit!

Thank BB in KC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off for dinner at Young and Jackson’s. Good food overall. Very busy place which is always a sign of good food. Prices were also very reasonable.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we stay in Melbourne for a show, comedy festival or similar we always start off and end up here. It really is a great space. The staff are always really friendly. The fish and chips were to die for, having said that we've never...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Young and Jackson’s is a great pub right in the centre of Melbourne. The food and drinks are always good, staff are friendly and professional and there is always a great atmosphere. It is so popular that you need to get in early to grab...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good serving sizes , won’t leave hungry Prices good for the menu range Fresh beer , good location in town

Thank Wesley W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I met colleagues here for a drink at Chloe’s bar before entering the private dining room for a business function. What an historic and interesting building. It’s beautifully restored and the ambiance is old world. The view from Chloe’s is looking out at Spencer Street...More

Thank coralhill
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dropped in here for a quick beverage and ended up staying for lunch. The vibe was brilliant. Extremely busy but the staff did well. Food was delicious and table service no matter where in the pub you were. Plenty of TV's around for viewing...More

Thank Dan106
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

When in Melbourne we always like to call in for beverage or two. The atmosphere is always great with people enjoying a quick drink or watching all the sports on several different screens. During this holiday we have called in a couple of times the...More

Thank Chic1960
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

This ended up becoming a favourite of mine and my hostel buddies. Always a good night out, ohh be sure to check out Chloe upstairs too.

Thank geeml
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corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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