SYDNEY FOOD BLOG: WINE AND DINING MY WAY AROUND THIS PLANET

Australian Hotel | Rocks


Posted on September 29th, by TheJugernaut in Dinner, DRINKS, LUNCH, PUB, SYDNEY. 1 Comment

Australian Hotel | Rocks

The Australian is where aussies come to play twoup on anzac day (you should try it), and its a grand old heritage building located at the high end of the rocks. Its decidedly old school aussie pub that serves only australian beers (It is called the australian) so you can get your boags/blonde and the muddy granny cider and other drinks from brewers like little creatures. Its a fairly accessible location and well worth a visit if only to say you’ve been to the Australian. The Australian is also incidentally where a group of architects who just passed their registration exam came to celebrate. I came to support and eat.

kerb appeal. Gourmet Pizzas, you don’t say.

OVER 100 of AUSTRALIA’S BEST BEERS.

The beer counter + beer fridge. Its a pub. When I was ordering, the bartender told some guy “sorry we don’t have that beer, you can get it anywhere else, why order that here?”. Guy asked for a heineken. Made me smile.

 

yup. Come here to eat the Animals on Australia’s Coat of arms. Kangeroo and Emu.

 

Tiger Prawn Pizza. $26ish. This was probably the best pizza they had tonight. Not the hugest thing but the star ingredient were sizable plump tiger prawns and you can taste its fresh. My favourite this evening. 8/10 We ordered 2 of these.

 

Kangeroo Pizza. Salty and beefy. Not as good, and had a weird savouriness/seasoning. 6/10

Marherita pizza. Like a stodgy pizza you pick up at those greek gyro places. Not good at all. 3/10
Probably not the best place to grab dinner but as a pubby watering hole, you can’t go wrong with the Australian. The variety of Australian Brew on offer is great and the wait staff were all friendly.

 

Tourist? Its essential.

Australian Hotel on Urbanspoon





One thought on “Australian Hotel | Rocks

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


6 + = 12

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>



From The Blog

THE LATEST

The Australian Wine Experience | Surry Hills

The Australian Wine and Beer School is located in Surry Hills and conducts various classes that presents a fun social wine/beer class for those...

Isos Vodka Launch | Cornerhouse Bondi

Isos Vodka which we covered a while back started life as a pozible campaign and has since launced in both Sydney and Melbourne. Our...

Rabbithole CulinaryCraze | Sydney

Rabbit Hole Bar and Dining on Elizabeth Street is one of the more interesting city bars – its one of a handful that does...

Lord Raglan | Erskineville

Lord Raglan round near Redfern is a bit of a local. The refurbished pub is part of the Rocks brewery group and their beers...

The Chip off the Old Block | Chippendale

The Chip off the Old Block in Chippendale is a bit of a play on names. The name borrows from chippendale where this resides...

Choya Cocktails and the Owlhouse | Darlinghurst

Choya Umeshu is a sweet and sour ume based liqueur out of japan – and they had their launch at one of our favourite...

Ttotaler | Newtown

A couple of months back, We chanced upon the Ttotaler popup store, its basically a big large ply panel with display shelving inside the...

WIN A DOUBLEPASS TO #TOFOODAWARDS | SYDNEY

So Yeahhhh… Win a double pass to the Timeout Food Awards to the value of $110. Tickets include Food Drinks and Tunes. The event...

Poh and Papparich Australia | Chatswood Broadway

Papparich Australia recently appointed the rather lovely Poh Ling Yeow from Masterchef as their first food ambassador. We got invited to sit down for...

Morrisons Oyster Festival August | Sydney

The annual Morrison Oyster Festival is back for the month of August. For the duration of the month – you’d be able to grab...

BLACK VELVET CUPCAKES | DARLINGHURST

Black Velvet Cupcakes opened on the July 24th. We chanced it one evening on our way to one of our favourite venues (Hinky Dinks)...

Devon Cafe by Nights | Surry Hills

As we prep this post – we tried looking for the KJI chicken burger and the yummy sakuma salmon dish we had about 1...

BlackStar Pastry Truffle Weekend 2014 | Newtown Rosebery

The annual Black Star Pastry Truffle weekend is here! Here’s our 2014 look. We ate the treats at the Newtown Store (Rosebery to follow)....

Easy Tiger | Paddington

Easy Tiger’s a bit of a curiosity – its a 70′s dive bar down the stairs at Oxford Street’s The Unicorn and its a...

Bodega | Surry Hills

Bodega is a Tapas joint located in Surryhills. It combines South American and Spanish flavours and we checked in for lunch. On the street...