The best places to get craft beer in Sydney. All the good pubs, bars, joints, gaffs and watering holes.
Sydney is one of those cities where you can go nearly anywhere and there will be good beer. It’s just a case of knowing where to look.
From the trendy Inner West to the North Shore and the Sutherland Shire, the best boozers, small bars and bottlos are covered here.
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While it might not be much bigger than a garage, the Shark Island cellar door on a Kirrawee industrial estate is a go-to beer venue for locals. The taproom model for small craft breweries is now a recognisable one, as is the setup ...Read More
From the people behind Bitter Phew and Doris and Beryl’s Bridge Club & Tea House, Creek & Cella brings craft beer and a deli-inspired menu to Leichhardt. It’s a concept we haven’t seen much in Sydney but it’s well suited to ...Read More
Medhurst & Sons is a specialist cider and beer bottle shop in Glebe. It's the brainchild of Pixel brewer, Kieran Medhurst. Based in Glebe, this small specialty bottle shop is primarily focused on craft cider. Inside the heritage shop front, there are a ...Read More
The Blue Mountains and the small village of Leura might seem a far cry from the brewing buzz around Sydney’s Inner West and Northern Beaches but you’d be a fool for thinking you can’t get good beer. Leura Cellars is ...Read More
The Henson in Marrickville is becoming something of a craft beer institution in Sydney's Inner West. Visiting The Henson, you'll find local favourites such as Young Henrys, Batch, Willie The Boatman and Grifter featuring prominently on the taps. You're also ...Read More
Unsurprisingly there’s a surfer vibe at Bondi Beach Cellars. A short walk from the beach up Hall Street will lead you to this bottle shop. There’s a good selection of wines which might fit the Eastern Suburbs crowd but down ...Read More
4 Pines expanded operations in 2012 by moving to a facility in Brookvale. This enabled the North Shore brewers to step up production and distribute more widely but also allowed for an additional cellar door venue and the chance to ...Read More
Ashfield has a small but excellent craft-focused speciality bottle shop. Labelled as Liquor Legends, Ashfield Mall Cellars (as it's better know) is unassuming in appearance. It looks like a discount liquor store on the lower floor of a shopping mall ...Read More
The Noble Hops has opened up in Redfern to much fanfare. It has that real small bar vibe and a focus on awesome craft beer and whisky. The real litmus test of a new bar opening is when industry people ...Read More
Coming under the Rocks Brewing banner, the Lord Raglan Hotel in Alexandria is a quirky pub with a fantastic range of beers. The Lord Raglan features a large wide open bar area with plenty of bar stools, big double doors and large ...Read More