The Local Bar
Small Function Venues

Sydney CBD, 2000
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ABOUT The Local Bar
Small Function Venues

You will find The Local Bar nestled into the footprint of 161 Castlereagh Street, filled with people enjoying espresso, a meal or a glass of wine. Be charmed by the European style sidewalk chairs and the award-winning interior of this bustling eatery and bar.

Inside the Local Bar, the unique atmosphere is created through subtle lighting, the gleam of the copper bar, and an impressive array of wine racks that are filled with your favourite drop.

The Local Bar is available for private hire and is the ideal CBD venue for cocktail parties, birthday celebrations, post work drinks, lunches and dinners. The event team will work with you to create a menu to fit the needs of your guests and budget, tailoring every aspect to ensure your function is exactly how you envisioned it.

Popular with the corporate crowd, The Local Bar’s extensive wine list features an excellent selection of wines by the glass, crowd favourites and hard to find vintages. Beers on tap and a classic cocktail menu for those who prefer, enjoy your choice with The Local Bars share platters, bar snacks or bistro menu.

The Local Bar is located close to Town Hall station, major bus routes and taxi ranks making it an easy venue to reach for you and your guests no matter where they’re travelling from.

For a versatile function venue that offers a rustic European charm, look no further than everyone's favourite local.

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