Good Pub Food Guide 2013 Schooner Awards

Raise a glass ... to the best pub dining in NSW.
Raise a glass ... to the best pub dining in NSW. Photo: Kitty Hill

Three schooners = Gastro-tastic (best in its class)

The Carrington, Surry Hills

Carrington Place, Carrington

The Cessnock Hotel, Cessnock

Gol Gol Hotel, Gol Gol

Harts Pub, The Rocks

The Imperial Hotel, Paddington

Le Pub, Sydney

Patonga Beach Hotel, Patonga


The Royal Oak Hotel, Cessnock

Smithtown Riverview Hotel, Smithtown

Welcome Hotel, Rozelle

Woolwich Pier Hotel, Woolwich


Two schooners = Plenty of "wow" factor (highly recommended)

Australian Youth Hotel, Glebe

Bago Tavern, Wauchope

Bangalow Hotel, Bangalow

Boyles Sutherland Hotel, Sutherland

Briars Historic Inn, Bowral

Burrawang Village Hotel, Burrawang

The Burwood Inn, Merewether

The Commercial Hotel (Gerry’s), Millthorpe

Denman Hotel, Denman

The East Village Hotel, Darlinghurst

The Entrance Hotel, The Entrance

Gladstone Hotel, Newbridge

Grand National Hotel, Paddington

Great Southern Hotel, Haymarket

Harrigan’s Irish Pub, Pokolbin

Jack Duggans Irish Pub, Bathurst

Jamberoo Pub, Jamberoo

Longueville Hotel, Lane Cove

The Oriental Hotel, Springwood

Oxford Hotel, Bathurst

The Paddington Arms, Paddington

The Palace Hotel, Broken Hill

Potters Hotel and Brewery, Nulkaba

Rocksia Hotel, Arncliffe

Royal Albert Hotel, Surry Hills

Royal Hotel Queanbeyan, Queanbeyan

Sutton Forest Inn, Sutton Forest

Top Pub, Uralla

Town Green Inn, Port Macquarie

Walcha Road Hotel, Walcha Road

The Willow Tree Inn, Willow Tree

The Woolpack Hotel, Redfern

One schooner = Raise a glass of the good stuff (a good option)

The Alexandra Hotel, Leura

The Australia Hotel, Cessnock

Bangor Tavern, Bangor

The Bank Hotel, Newtown

The Bellbird Hotel, Bellbird

Blue Gum Hotel, Waitara

Buckland Hotel, Alexandria

Bushrangers Bar & Brasserie, Largs

Camden Hotel, Camden

Camden Valley Inn, Camden Park

The Carlisle Castle Hotel, Newtown

The Centennial Hotel, Woollahra

The Coopers Hotel, Newtown

The Courthouse Hotel, Howlong

Donnybrook Hotel, Lithgow

East Village Balmain, Balmain East

Elanora Hotel, East Gosford

Farmers Arms Hotel (Kelly’s), Tocumwal

The Glenmore Hotel, The Rocks

Hotel Canobolas, Orange

Hotel Gosford, Gosford

Imperial Hotel, Bowral

The Lakes Hotel, Rosebery

The Lennox Hotel, Lennox Head

Lone Pine Tavern, Rooty Hill

The Norfolk, Surry Hills

Parkview Hotel, Alexandria

Riverview Hotel, Balmain

Rose of Australia, Erskineville

The Roundabout Inn, Gloucester

The Royal Federal, Branxton

Star Hotel, Macksville

Taralga Hotel, Taralga

White Bull Hotel, Armidale

Yamba Shores Tavern, Yamba

Source: The Sydney Morning Herald Pub Food Guide 2013

Correction: An addition was made to this list to address a production error.