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Great old style pub

Old style, familiar to the pubs we grew up with. Very relaxed. Outdoor area. Felt very at home... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Typical Aussie bush and blues pub

Visit here. Blues abounds. Great atmosphere where everyone knows everyone. Not one of your expense... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
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92 Brisbane Tce, Goodna, Ipswich, Queensland 4300, Australia
+61 7 3288 2213
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A couple reasons for not a 5 star. They were busy. They did not have enough beepers to call you to grab your food, so you had to wait until someone brought theirs back. The menu is simple, but kitchen still super slow.... They ran...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Old style, familiar to the pubs we grew up with. Very relaxed. Outdoor area. Felt very at home. Fabulous music ... blues etc.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Voyager815616
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Visit here. Blues abounds. Great atmosphere where everyone knows everyone. Not one of your expense I’ve done up yuppie pubs. Great for the real Aussie experience and safe.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank D1157VItonyw
Reviewed 6 April 2018

The Royal Mail is the ONLY venue in Australia to be officially recognised by THE Blues Foundation in Memphis USA by being awarded the Keeping the Blues Alive Award. If an old school wooden Heritage listed pub that started out it's life back in the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Cath B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This area is off the beaten track but still on the old Brisbane road to Ipswich. It's a return road to the '50's Everything you missed at being alive then is preserved to perfection. Friendly Staff. No Bull in here. The Tradies come and go....More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Francis D
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

An old pub with a great atmosphere. A nice way to end a motorbike ride with simple but good value meals. Great bands on the weekends. Careful if you are offended by topless barmaids.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank scottstanton42
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Having just moved to the area we where looking for a place with live music.We found this place on the Internet and decided to visit. The place is old style with a raw feel to it but the most welcoming place lve walked into. It...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank landy99
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Best pub venue around if you wanna catch some good blues music, tukka and a cold beer, chattn with the down to earth publican Andrew's, he's been runnin the place for yonks, do yerself a favor when you hit Brissy, check out the live music...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank LenyLenz
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Good place good food great vibes great times. Everyone chilled haven a drink very relaxed pup old school as

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Mathew H
Reviewed 12 January 2017

For the last 30 years, the owner of the Royal Mail Hotel in Goodna has been putting on live 'blues' music on Friday nights and during the afternoon and early evenings on Saturdays. A number of international Blues musicians have played there and interstate musicians...More

Date of experience: January 2017
5  Thank Paulette S
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