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The Local BAr - CLOSED

8 Young Lane, Neutral Bay, North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
13 Feb 2017
“Sydney needs more of these Bars”
19 Dec 2016
“Lunch at the Local ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Australian, Wine Bar, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
8 Young Lane, Neutral Bay, North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 13 February 2017

A couple of after work drinks with a colleague, I would love to have a place like this at the end of my street. The bar is small and intimate, but not cramped, with knowledgeable and friendly staff.

Thank wil r
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Delicious lunch! Chicken and barley salad with grapes and feta. Wonderful coffee! Fabulous service. Will be back. Thanks

Thank Carole J
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I was asked to go to this place last Friday night with a friend who knows the manager and let me say that this place is a great Friday night hang out. The people are nice both the workers and the clientele and the wine...More

Thank WorldTravellerOz
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Good place for a coffee/drinks but breakfast is average. Ordered eggs on toast and eggs were cold boiled. The new jaffle menu however is yummy but that took 20 mins to come out and we were the only customers there. Service is hit and miss....More

Thank Georgina R
Reviewed 14 November 2015

The cocktails are amazing, the atmosphere is fun and interesting,felt like I had been transported to Mexico. The food is good and very tasty.

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Coffee and breakfast accompanied by fabulous service with a smile from all the staff. Congratulations George and Erica on hiring top quality staff.

Thank Megg U
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Plenty of options in the area makes this bar/cafe all the more reason to eat & drink elsewhere. Not overly cheap cold in winter as no sun other than morning and service for table service slow I waited 10 mins to be served. Bfast is...More

Thank Bigfello
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Have been here half a dozen of times. This time the last one. Wine list changed. Not impressed. Out of 3 wines only SA GSM was okay. Did see some good wines on per bottle list but was not going to stay there dur to...More

Thank tatjana j
Reviewed 29 July 2015

You go to this place to have a drink not really to have a substantial meal. Very good snacks and the best they could offer for a meal were some sliders from another restaurant which were very good indeed. Good place to catch up with...More

Thank SydneyBlossom
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

A wine list to die for, great and different cocktails, craft beer, coffee - something for everyone's taste. We had the charcuterie selection to share - it was generous, freshly sliced and a real treat. Definitely go back to try something else. The staff were...More

Thank Tracy E
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Restaurant Details

Australian, Wine Bar, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Young Lane, Neutral Bay, North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  North Sydney  >  Neutral Bay
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