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182 Campbell St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
+61 2 9331 3705
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  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“brisket” (14 reviews)
“buffalo wings” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
182 Campbell St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really good session with mates here before the rugby and got to share some stories whilst having a few wings a nachos and some jugs of beer. Was really cool setting.

Thank Shaun T
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Loved Simon’s hospitality at this neighborhood find. Surprisingly good food (empanadas, burgers) for a bar. Would definitely go back.

Thank Mitch3588
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Well, they tried. I am from Philadelphia in the US so I was happy to see the Philly Cheese steak sandwich on the menu. All I can see is, at $22, that was the most expensive onion sandwich I have ever had in my life....More

Thank Sonya L
Reviewed 2 April 2018

There was a 10% bank holiday surcharge which put us off straight off, as Brits we don’t see this although there seems to be a fair few places do it. We ordered chopped brisket, which was a bit fatty and dry, mac and cheese, which...More

Thank Mrs_Fer
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Had our staff Christmas party here. Nothing to write home about. Food was ok if you like the typical American fare. Most of the staff were friendly besides the 2 blokes at the bar who mocked me and my friend who asked for sparkling water...More

Thank KeylimeAvocado
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Feels like you’re in a bungalow on Rainey St in Austin. Great vibe, the burgers were good. Free shuffle board and video games, great fun. (The ladies toilets need some love and cleanliness though).

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Great place for a meal and beer. Looks inviting from the outside and comfortable on the in. Burgers were good washed down with a jug or two of the YH's newtowner. Sides such as nachos, coleslaw, mac and cheese were good as well but the...More

Thank BizyTraveller
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Really friendly staff, really take the time to offer recommendations. The food is amazing, from the southern fried chicken to the brisket burger with mac n cheese, oh Lordy, I could live on nothing but this food. Their in house sauces are fantastic and really...More

Thank Harrigans_Travels
Reviewed 22 January 2018

‘Ello chaps! Want to find out how Ozzies try to do American BBQ? Then check out Surly’s. Their menu touts being an authentic American BBQ spot, inspired by Nashville. It’s a nice try, but reality is far from reality. The meat was fatty, unseasoned, and...More

Thank HerbertEdgewood
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Great service, atmosphere and food.. American sports on large screens. American beer on tap fries/chips burgers and more

Thank John R
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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 182 Campbell St | Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Darlinghurst
  • Neighbourhood: Darlinghurst
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9331 3705
American themed BBQ restaurant.
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