We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Different Drummer Restaurant

Is this your business?
#1,292 of 4,737 Restaurants in Sydney}
$$ - $$$, Spanish
185 Glebe Point Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
+61 2 9552 3406
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good53%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
18 Sep 2017
“check out their live music on a Wednesday !!!”
4 Sep 2017
“ Great cocktails”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Spanish
$$ - $$$
185 Glebe Point Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (45)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

An eclectic mix of people, very casual and friendly. Live music and great cocktails with real fruit juice.

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Didn’t try the food, we just went for a few drinks on a Wednesday night, the live music was fantastic, so much fun! It was a band called Sweet Jelly Rolls and I think they play there regularly on a Wednesday, we had a really...More

Thank Aleeson T
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Came here for some late night drinks after dinner. Great place and nice set up. Friendly staff who know how to make cocktails. Excellent selection.

Thank Granules2013
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Nice little restuarant along glebe point road, the burgers were what attracted me. I had the drummer burger which had triple cheese & paprika flavoured chips, it was incredible and well priced. Its a very narrow place but if you go up the spiral staircase...More

Thank Sophie C
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Good bar food. Friendly staff a buzzing atmosphere and a local institution. Been back a few times and it's consistently good. Open later than most in the area. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank John S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This bar has a lot of personality and charm Located in the hip Sydney suburb of Glebe, Different drummer is very similar to a certain bar I use to frequent when living in America. With the rock n roll red lit bar, and the courtyard...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

If you are after an after dinner drink then this is the place to go. I wouldn't consider this place for a dinner bit late night snack or pre dinner snack and cocktail this is the place to go. The cocktails are delicious although you...More

Thank Jodie G
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Was surprised there was no table service, given this is pegged as a tapas place. You literally had to stand four deep at the bar while we were there, order your food and drink and pay each time, then wait for your cocktails to be...More

Thank LPTraveller760
Reviewed 2 December 2016

a friend and I enjoyed an excellent selection of tapas foods that made our mouth dance with joy and minds login a book a must return reminder. The selection of cocktails was impressive and a fantastic treat. Recommended Tapas Bar.

Thank Anthony W
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Second visit to this cute little pub in one of the best parts of Sydney, "Glebe". Tapas is average. Pub grub at best. Ambiance, coziness, and beer variety will help catching up with mates in this place worth the visit.

Thank rightcoastplayer
An inner city suburb along the water, Glebe has a
deep-rooted sense of cultural history and heritage. It
originated as a semi-rural resort for the well-to-do,
but has transformed into a student-centric melting
pot. Visit Glebe Point Road for ethnic cuisine as
standard as Mexican, Indian, Italian and Chinese, or
as diverse as Spanish, Bavarian, Polish, Czech and
Lebanese. You will find that Glebe is accepting of the
Nearby Restaurants
Nawaz Flavour Of India
74 reviews
.14 km away
Tom-Yum Tum-Gang
90 reviews
.19 km away
Green Mushroom
33 reviews
.10 km away
Tommy's Beer Cafe
64 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
University of Sydney
99 reviews
.60 km away
Glebe Markets
53 reviews
.42 km away
82 reviews
.38 km away
Broadway Sydney
24 reviews
.67 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Different Drummer Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Spanish
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Glebe Point Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2037, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Glebe
  • Neighbourhood: Glebe
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9552 3406
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing