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Lord Dudley Hotel

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Bar, British, Pub, Australian, International, Grill
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236 Jersey Rd, Woollahra, New South Wales 2021, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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219 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel has been a favourite of ours for a very long time. The bar is very small and can get very crowded on busy nights but has heaps of character and atmosphere. The restaurant is isolated and down stairs so you won't be bother by bar drinkers while you eat. The food is average to good pub style.

Thank jrnewson
Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Very good public house with a range of beers on tap and a pleasant clientele. We ate downstairs and the food was good pub food.

Thank Wazzalagomorph
Armidale, Australia
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115 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Many beers on tap and a good casual restaurant to enjoy a leisurely lunch. Historic establishment. Good wine menu.

Thank John-Kauter
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great place to meet friends and family and to share lunch and some drinks. Food was varied with steak and homemade beef and chicken pies as well as caramelised onion tart. All well cooked and tasty. Dinner in the restaurant downstairs was equally satisfying and all value for money. Check out the daily specials

Thank Lynne P
Sydney, Australia
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99 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Recently visited for dinner! First time here and when we walked in the atmosphere was great, it was only 6pm on a Saturday but the place was packed! If you want traditional english pub look no further. We had a table booked and assumed the only eating area was downstairs, headed down the stairs and it was like a completely... More 

Thank alli123
Darwin, Australia
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

In this historic pub in Paddington the dining room is in the basement. Food was okay we had the rump medium rare but it was slightly overdone. Service was attentive although my main course was served with fries instead of mash. If your in the area it's an okay location for a good value pub dinner.

Thank SJK3004
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Sunday night they were busy .. it was cosy & warm nice atmosphere but I have never experienced such a rude group of staff! everything was an issue from asking if we could sit / book into the dining room (which mind you was atleast 1/2 empty) to ordering food but the best was asking if I could have some... More 

Thank kel969
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner with 5 friends, the pub was clearly packed but we were happy to wait. The food was fantastic however the service was the worst I've ever experienced. I have never felt like more of an inconvenience then I did tonight, how disgusting that people would want to dine at your restaurant and spend money at the bar.... More 

Thank Leah M
Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Pub with board games!!! What a find on a rainy day!! Only problem was that loads of other people had the same idea - so was pretty crowded and noisy. Ate dinner here and the food was great as well.

Thank Jean I
Melbourne, Australia
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1,013 reviews
659 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

A lot of pubs that try to take on the theme of an English pub seem to (at least in my opinion) fail immensely, and simply turn out as some poor plastic replica. However this pub isn't one of them. In fact it is a beautiful little pub, both inside and out, with some really friendly staff. Okay, I was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Australian, International, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 Jersey Rd, Woollahra, New South Wales 2021, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Woollahra
  • Phone Number: 9327-5399

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