The Best Backpacker Bars In Sydney for travellers

The Best Backpacker Bars In Sydney for travelers

The best backpacker bars In Sydney for travellers. The backpacking culture in Sydney is something that is here to stay. The majority of travellers making it their first-stop destination before embarking on a tour of the east coast, or their temporary home to look for work. As a result, there are a vast number of establishments catering to those looking to get to know people in a new area, in the way of backpacker bars and backpacker Sports bars. 

Themed nights to let your guard down, exciting atmospheres and a range of drinks with reasonable prices, these are the venues that encourage fun and socializing. 

Here are the best backpacker bars in Sydney that will make you feel more welcome than the rising sun on a Saturday morning!

The Palace Hotel “Brit Fest Sunday Roast”

Palace hotel Sydney With 18 beers on tap plus bottled beer
Great food great beer and wine. Super service in the heart of Sydney. Current opening hours as below, which are subject to change. Monday and Tuesday is 12pm-7pm Wednesday 11am-7pm Thursday is 12pm-7pm Friday and Saturday 12pm-10pm Sunday 12pm-6pm Please phone us to check current kitchen opening hours and to book a table (02) 9212 2111.

You might think that no one does a roast like the Brits and The Palace Hotel have decided to challenge this. You’ll get the Chef’s choice of meats and Veggies (crackling if Pork is on the menu). If you are not feeling hungry, there are lighter options available.

All sports coverage at the Palace Hotel in Sydney

This is how Sunday was meant to be spent!

Address: 730-742 George St, Haymarket NSW 2000


Churchills Sports Bar / Better / Different

What's on Churchills Sports Bar Kingsford Sydney
At Churchills Sports Bar we have every live sporting event available on the big screens, TAB, 7 betting stations, KENO and Trackside, making us the ultimate sports fan’s paradise. Also boasting a huge bistro menu, a great selection of local and imported beers, poker, pool, trivia and more – Churchills Sports Bar has something for everyone.

Tel: (02) 9663 3648

Fax: (02) 9313 6386

532 Anzac Parade, Kingsford, NSW 2032

If you love sport, this is the place to be! Every sporting event place is shown here FREE on the Big Screens. From Boxing to Bobsledding – Rugby World Cup we show it all! You can also have a bet at Churchills Sports Bar. The Professional Punters Paradise – 8 terminal TAB with supersize HD screens. The best backpacker bars in Sydney for travellers.

Churchills Sports bar also offers a great variety of entertainment day and night. Sunday Poker, Thursday Trivia, plus much more.

But Churchills is more than just a sports bar; it is a great place to meet friends for a drink or a meal.

Racing is featured every day in our Sports Bar. Churchills is for programs, racing calendar, Sky Ratings, tips, check out Sky Channel at

Also, we feature every sporting event shown on Fox Sports including boxing, basketball, cricket, motor sports, soccer, tennis and of course Rugby League, Super Fourteen Rugby, Six Nations Rugby, and much more. 

P.J.O’Brien’s Sydney

P J O'Briens Melbourne Australia
Irish beers and hearty pub grub served over 2 floors decorated with dark wood and Guinness posters.

Located on the corner of King & Clarence Street, P.J.O’Brien’s offers a taste of Ireland in the heart of the CBD. The warm glow of the open fire and traditional Irish music drowning out the hustle and bustle of city life. As daylight fades the ‘craic’ begins, settle in with a creamy pint of Guinness or one of our many beers, wines and spirits. 

Our kitchen offers a variety of savoury Irish dishes and contemporary pub meals. Let the friendly staff at P.J.O’Brien’s make your day or night an occasion to remember, come in, kick back and discover the ‘Craic’ that P.J.O’Brien’s is famous for!

PJ O’Brien’s – The Irish Pub

O’Malley’s Hotel

best backpacker bars in Kings Cross
Kick back and enjoy free live music every Saturday night at O’Malley’s Hotel from 9pm until late. ‍

In the heart of Sydney’s entertainment district beneath the iconic Coca Cola sign, O’Malley’s is full of Irish fun and frivolity. With first-class hospitality, you can enjoy themed nights, live music, and drinks discounts.

O’Malley’s Hotel is in the heart of Kings Cross – Australia’s world-famous playground on the edge of Sydney’s central business district.

O’Malley’s every day of the week, so don’t forget to experience its Irish charm on your way through Kings Cross. The best backpacker bars In Sydney for travellers.

 228 William Street, Kings Cross

Bat and Ball

[email protected] // +61 2 8399 0303
495 Cleveland St Redfern

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