Sydney’s Best Bourbon Bars

Previously we’ve brought you Sydney’s best whisky bars, featuring favourite venues with a solid list of Scottish, Irish, Japanese, Australian and Asian whisky.

While most bars stock a range of bourbon, in this article, we’re presenting Sydney bars where bourbon and American whiskey feature predominantly on their back bar.

Here are Sydney’s best bourbon bars presented in no particular order:

Sydney's Best Bourbon Bars
Sydney’s Best Bourbon Bars

The Smoking Panda Sydney

Situated above the Coronation Hotel in Sydney CBD, The Smoking Panda has an extensive range of over 65 bourbons from the more familiar to the lesser known.

The Hotel Coronation, 5-7 Park St Sydney NSW 2000

Keg & Brew Surry Hills

With a growing range of over 30 bourbons plus 27 craft beers on tap, Keg & Brew in Surry Hills is also the place for some southern US pub style food.

26 Foveaux St Surry Hills NSW 2010

Shady Pines Saloon Darlinghurst

The original American whiskey and bourbon bar, Shady Pines Saloon continues to deliver on some of the finest bourbon collection with a whole lot of fun thrown in for good measure.

256 Crown St (entrance in Kells Lane) Darlinghurst NSW 2010

American Whiskey @ Roadhouse Bar Blacktown

Located at Atura Hotel in Blacktown, the American Whiskey collection is housed at the Roadhouse Bar and Grill and brings some 40 whiskeys, bourbon and rye to Sydney’s west.

32 Cricketers Arms Rd, Prospect NSW 2148

Other Guides in this series: Sydney’s Best Rum Bars, Sydney’s Best Whisky Bars, Sydney’s Best Gin Bars, Sydney’s Best Wine Bars, Top Ten Sydney Small Bars, Another Top Ten Sydney Bars (2013), Sydney’s Best Tequila Bars, Sydney’s Best Bloody Marys 

About the author

Kevin Burke

Kevin Burke is the Co-Founder of Gourmantic. He was first carried onto a plane at 3 months old. He enjoyed it so much, most of his efforts have been to get back in them to travel. He has lived on 3 continents and in addition to his love of travel and food, he is passionate about wine, chocolate and music.