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Universal Bar

Closed Now: 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Open today: 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Lunch happy hour

I stopped in as they were having $7 pints during 12-13 happy hour. Very friendly bartender, she was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ronald M
Expensive drinks and unhappy staff...

I stopped by because I saw the McGregor /Khabib UFC event on they were not as crowded as the other... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Perth, Australia
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
4 weeks ago
“Lunch happy hour”
7 Oct 2018
“Expensive drinks and unhappy staff...”
Universal Bar is a popular hot spot amongst Perth’s music lovers. Open since 1993, Universal Bar is well known for its cocktail bars, finest quality of food and beverages as well as live Jazz and Blues every night of the week. Universal Bar is also...more
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221 William St | Northbridge, Perth, Western Australia 6003, Australia
Perth CBD
+61 8 9227 6771
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped in as they were having $7 pints during 12-13 happy hour. Very friendly bartender, she was very helpful and great service. I watched as they served great looking lunches and lots of specials available. Very good for a bar, with food as a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ronald M
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

I stopped by because I saw the McGregor /Khabib UFC event on they were not as crowded as the other bars. The security guy was inviting people in but when I went to the bar to get a drink the female bar attendant was not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DarwinCake
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Most expensive beer in Perth not worth it either!food was ok just for there specials ! Member discount is worthless as the price of drinks is astronomical so with membership discount is still most expensive in WA

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Alkis P
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Great music, good service and food. If you're looking for a pick up joint or dancing to live music, this is the place for you.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Maureen D
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Great music , vibe and plenty of dancing but don’t recommend eating there menu could do with better options even through it’s just bar food, two of us didn’t fare well from smoked pulled pork otherwise would’ve given 5 star rating. ...

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sheilaeh2016
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

I ordered the fish and chips the salad was dry and lacking seasoning even the lemon pieces were dry and wrinkled. Twice I was asked if I wanted the fish crumbed or battered and twice I said crumbed and it still came out battered. 3.5...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Drewfromnoosa
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Universal Bar is great if you are after a good feed, vibey atmosphere and excellent service. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit and the burgers were great! They offer a burger and beer special which is excellent value for money and highly reccomeded. Great Spot to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Steven W
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

There was a live band playing that were excellent and played modern songs as well as some classics. Lots of people on the dance floor and everyone seemed to be enjoying themselves. Also sports were being shown on the TV’s at the back of the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Anthony W
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We decided to spend New Years Eve dancing the night away at the Universal, and as always was not disappointed. The band is excellent mainly play to an older clientele but there are quite a lot of younger people enjoying their night. The staff are...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TonyD7777
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Not one of my favourites. Gets pretty crowded and a bit divey. Okay, does live music, but still not one of my favourites.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank MrDavetheSarks
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