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The Sovereign Arms

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Bar, Pub, Australian
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Lakeside Shopping City | 420 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup, Western Australia 6027, Australia
0893001146
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Today
10:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon 10:00 - 23:00
Tue - Fri 10:00 - 12:00
Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Perth, Australia
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Average main approx $25.00 Orders are made at the bar, and they don't deliver to your table We sat outside - smoking area Attacked by flies Friendly atmosphere Apparently is a good place during the evening Parking obviously at the Lakeside Joondalup

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Thank Gunn1963
Sydney, Australia
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222 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in on our way home from a big day of sightseeing today and enjoyed happy hour in this busy local pub. Good atmosphere, we were able to get some nice wine, watching local footy on tv. Reasonably priced and right next to railway station and through the shopping centre, a great location for a casual drink or meal.

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Thank Marg S
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

And early dinner treat before heading to the movies conveniently located across the walk way (530ish in tbe afternoon, Thursday) Great service, cold drinks and nice food. Lots of tradie sorts sitting down for an after work drink but not a rowdy place Heaps of indoor and outdoor seating Counter was not attended when we ordered but was easy the... More 

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Thank Claire L
Merredin, Australia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Four of us had lunch here on a Sunday and we could not fault it. The service, atmosphere and food was all wonderful. Will definitely go again.

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Thank Carynado
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Bit snooty. They wouldn't even let us stay to watch the Aus open semi finals because my friend had flip flops on. Would not return.

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Thank Efaoh
Perth, Australia
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318 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

it is set in a good location in the entertainment area of the shopping centre but the outside beer garden area faces the walkway and is right next to timezone and the cinema entrance where lots of kids are, it is a bad look to allow adults to smoke at this location, surely there is no need to have smoking... More 

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Thank Dave1018
Guildford, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Visited the venue with family for lunch. The girls sat at a table while us lads went to order drinks. After getting the drinks I asked to start a tab but was told if we were eating I'd have to pay at the table. No problem. Sat down and was quickly asked what we wanted. All four meals were served... More 

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Thank Rob H
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Was about to pop into grilled next door and decided to give this place a shot. Unfortunately as they say your first instincts are always right. Table service but took at least 20 minutes to get 2 drinks and for someone to come back and take our food order. Popcorn chicken sliders with slaw was tasteless and forgettable. And chips... More 

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Thank Leon B
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The Sovereign Arms is at best very average. The food is typical Pub Grub cooked reasonably well. Service is friendly but a little slow. The prices are average for this type of food. This is not somewhere I would be in a hurry to return too.

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Thank John B
Perth, Australia
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We visited today for a family lunch and ordered the risotto, barramundi with sweet potato chips and asparagus, 2x scotch fillet and a tasting plate to share. The tasting plate was enough for 4 adults but the calamari was over cooked and chorizo really greasy, however I did really like the bread drizzled with balsamic and the beetroot dip ($29.90).... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 12:00
Thursday
10:00 - 12:00
Friday
10:00 - 12:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lakeside Shopping City | 420 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup, Western Australia 6027, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Joondalup
  • Phone Number: 0893001146

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?