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Civic Hotel Sydney

Central Business District
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Address: Civic Hotel 388 Pitt St | crn Pitt & Goulburn Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 2 8080 7000
10:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 03:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Staying in China town good pub for lunch special had fish& chips plus a glass of Rose de Provence good reliable honest pub food at a reasonable and affordable Sydney prices would... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Staying in China town good pub for lunch special had fish& chips plus a glass of Rose de Provence good reliable honest pub food at a reasonable and affordable Sydney prices would recommended when costing Sydney

Thank Citizengastronaut
Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Bustling but fortunately not overloud. And the schnitzel was perfect. Crispy breadcrumbs and thick moist chicken

Thank andrew D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for a beer before dinner. Very nice Art Deco pub. Nice clientele. Very clean and about to talk without shouting.👍

Thank Joseph N
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We were staying at the Ibis Hotel just upstairs from the Civic Hotel so after a long day it was great to find good food literally next door. My partner loved his grilled fish and I was very happy with my chicken schnitzel. If we hadn't had lamb the night before we would have been getting stuck into the delicious... More 

Thank Pacificwoman59
Camden, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

This hotel has great food inspired by Greek cuisine, I had the lamb burger with tzakiki sauce and chips. Also their cocktails were delicious and different. I will definitely be going back.

Thank Linda2572015
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here recently for an after work drink and decided to also stay for a meal. The place gets really busy and was very noisy - and the meals - although very good - were tiny servings - particularly the salads (even with the meat additions). I also noticed the heartier meals were very small by pub meal standards.

Thank Damien G
harris242016, General Manager at Civic Hotel Sydney, responded to this review

Dear Damien, Thankyou for your review. We have a specialty bistro that focuses more on Greek tapas sharing plates aswell as some pub classic meals which to tend to be smaller as our quality is very high and our price in line with pub competition. We have just recently changed our menu and hope to see you in again some... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Las weekend a bunch of friends and me went to Civic Underground and we had to pay 20$ in advance for a ticket. The venue was empty but the worst thing was that they stoped the dj set before 2am instead of 4am when the club suppose to close. The venue's managers forced us to leave the club without any... More 

Thank Don B
Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Went for quick dinner, menu was more greek than english, variety was excellent, costs were great and the food was superb. Being a pub meal i was surprised.

Thank gazzas1952
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We came to a Party where we have to book out tickets in advance. The party was supposed to finish 4am but 2 am after that only 4 people more that us came they finished without refund. Was the worst party in my life, and was my last night kn Sydney

1 Thank Maru L
Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Went out for drinks with colleagues and was looking for toilet. Security guard sent me outside to go around and other security guard wouldn't let me back in. Will never go here ever again. Ridiculous service.

Thank Jonathan H

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The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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