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) #61 of 434 Restaurants in Hobart $ , ,
5, Knopwood Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6223 3621
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good42%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (29 reviews)
“tzatziki” (2 reviews)
“metro bus” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
Bar, Pub, Australian
5, Knopwood Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviews (133)
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

This place was recommended to us by many people in Launceston. We were there earlyish during the week so didn't get to experience it all happening. Despite that the staff behind the bar were very informative about the great range of craft beers and other...More

Thank paul4874
Reviewed 11 April 2017

While drinking around Hobart Preachers was recommended as a good local pub, this proved to be so true. Away from the touristy habour front bars this little gem was great fun. A wonderful old home turned into a funky pub/bar/restaurant. The choice of beers and...More

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Preachers is a laid back pub with a quirky beer garden, including a bus! There are good Tassie beers on tap.

Thank MelbourneMeg_12
Reviewed 7 April 2017

When we approached the premises about 5:30pm, the yard was full of people and there was a queue at the bar. A couple of patrons had very friendly dogs with them and there was several young children playing in the yard. The old bus was...More

Thank Roger J
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Onion rings here are lit! Get around that craft beer selection too! I will be back again and again and again

Thank jackaugust
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous. Love it. Will be back for vege burger. Younger crowd. I spy a meat smoker and pray that BBQ seshes happen here. Cool music. Funny, smart and charming bar staff who made us feel so right.

Thank spiceylulu
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

If the Tasmanian devil was a pub, it might be like preachers. Beer was cold. And some of the beer was cider! There's a bus but it doesn't go anywhere. Good food. Recommended

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A Sunday afternoon session beckoned, so we headed for Salamanca to do a bit of a bar crawl before our Spiegeltent show. A few metres up from Salamanca is the site of another new apartment building being touted, and behind that is an old house...More

Thank beanbagdan
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Relaxed place where you can sit outside, mainly young people there, decent (recorded ) music played in the background. The single decker bus parked in the restaurant yard ( used by people who want some shelter and extra space while eating ) adds a touch...More

Thank Petermarsh307
Reviewed 18 February 2017

I tried a dark beer, Last Rites Mongo smoked porter from Tassie. It was as enjoyable as it was esoteric. Good selection of interesting beers on tap as well as unusual bottled treasures. Had a good vibe which was accentuated by the sunny afternoon on...More

Thank TRexTheCat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5, Knopwood Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6223 3621
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