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Pocket Bar

#886 of 4,719 Restaurants in Sydney}
$$ - $$$, ,
13 Burton St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9380 7002
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
9 Aug 2017
“What a great find”
16 Jun 2017
“Small vibrant and exciting”
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Bar, Australian, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
13 Burton St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This find was great. Recommended by a good friend for a relaxing and chilled evening with a good friend, we thought we would head here around 9pm for a feed and some cocktails. The place didn't disappoint! We booked a table, which i recomend, as...More

Thank OzTravels80
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is a gem. Warm atmosphere made me feel like I was in the lower east end of Manhattan. Big comfortable velvet lounge which are really relaxing especially after a couple of cocktails. First class service. Great menu with plenty of snacks to select from....More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We met up with friends here during the week, the bar was quiet, but it is a great set up, really cool atmosphere and great furniture/ décor! We had some great cocktails here, and brilliant service from Charlie the "geezer"!

Thank dananddaniel
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff with an extensive cocktail list. Walls covered with street art, so if your date is boring the walls will keep you entertained. Some chairs more comfy than others, get there early if you want a table.

Thank Monty6345
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely bar not too busy and the great atmosphere make this bar a great place to visit. Nice cocktails beers and snacks!

Thank mastiquer
Reviewed 16 November 2016

I've been upto Sydney for a few meeting and I had a few drinks with a work colleague here and it's a small bar but thats cool and the seating was cool as well as it was sort of booths and we could talk business...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Small but cosy bar with big comfy booths & a large selection of whiskeys. Bottled craft beers are great but a bit expensive.

Thank SteveMavo
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Arrived at the Pocket Bar to meet a friend for a drink before moving onto another venue for dinner. Told by doorman that because I hadn't booked I couldn't go in. Explained the situation. No good. So I asked the doorman to explain how the...More

1  Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely evening with friends. Fabulous food.... Order the Brussel sprouts... They are amazing! Cocktails yummy, service excellent. A great find in Terrigal.

1  Thank Diane S
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Great share plates, my favourite tonight was the Lamb rack. Some of the menu descriptions didn't quite match up, maybe just a little tweek required with that😊.Lovely service, great vibe & music.

Thank scorpioalejandra
Home of the small bar revolution in Sydney,
Darlinghurst has more bars per capita than any other
suburb. Themes range from American whiskey bars and
1950’s theme bars to hidden bars requiring secret
passwords. Oxford Street is the "Gay Capital" of
Australia, where gay and lesbian-friendly venues
feature “diva shows” and dancing until the morning.
Vintage lovers flock to Crown Street, and small
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Bar, Australian, Wine Bar
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Burton St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Darlinghurst
  • Neighbourhood: Darlinghurst
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9380 7002
  • E-mail
Hip bar with street art on the walls and comfy couches, plus global street food and cool cocktails.
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