Royal George FAQs

Venue FAQ’s

What is the street address?

320 George St, Sydney.

Where can we park?

Located at 330 George Street, there are various Secure Parking stations close to the venue.

Dress code?


Wheelchair access?

Ground floor and bathroom access only.

Is there a smoking area within the venue?



Yes, a parent or guardian must accompany minors at all times.

Do you have high chairs?

Yes, this can be arranged with advance notice.


BYO is not permitted.

Is there lockout?

Yes, 1:30am.

What are the kitchen close times?

Monday – Wednesday until 10pm.
Thursday – Saturday until 10pm, however after that we have a late night menu (10pm – 2am).
Sunday the kitchen is open until 9.30pm.

I have guests with allergens, will they be accommodated?

Our menu contains allergens and is prepared in a kitchen that handles nuts, shellfish and gluten. Whilst all reasonable efforts are taken to accommodate guest dietary needs, we cannot guarantee that our food will be allergen free.

Is there a TAB, pokies or bottle shop?

A Royal Lounge is located on the ground level of The Royal George. ivy Bottle Shop is located within the ivy Complex on Palings Lane.

Do you have pool tables?

Yes, we have a pool table located within the Pool Room. Guests are welcome to enjoy the pool table free of charge. Photo ID will need to be provided.

What is the delivery address?

ivy Loading Dock
123 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW, 2000

What career opportunities are available at The Royal George?

Visit our careers page to hear about the many exciting opportunities available at Merivale.

Group Bar Booking FAQ’s

Can I make a Group booking? What is a Bar booking?

Yes, a Group Bar booking is a casual reserved area within the bar. Seating is allocated as a mixture of sitting and standing, best suited for a casual drinks and nibbles style of event. We don’t rope off areas exclusively, or allocate a seat for every guest.

Are deposits required to book? Is there a minimum spend?


If I have a Group Booking, what do I do on arrival?

On arrival please see one of our friendly bar staff, who will accompany you to your reserved area.

If I have a Group Booking, what happens if I arrive early?

If your reserved section is free you’re welcome to use the area earlier. Otherwise, our staff will find you a suitable alternative until the dedicated space becomes free at your booked time.

What if I am running late for my reservation?

It is important to let us know if you are running late, as your table may be booked for another reservation after your seating. Please call us to advise delay; otherwise we will hold the table for a period of 15 minutes.

If I have a Group Booking, will all of my guests have a seat?

No, seating is allocated as a mixture of sitting and standing.

How do I cancel a Group Bar reservation?

If you would like to change or cancel your reservation, please contact us on +61 2 9114 7308 or email

Can we pre-order Food or beverages?

Yes, we encourage bookings to pre-order food and beverages in advance. Please speak with your bookings coordinator to discuss options. Please note three days notice and full pre-payment is required.

Can I bring decorations?

Hanging decorations, balloons and streamers are not permitted.

Can We have speeches or AV?

Speeches are not permitted.

Can I bring a cake?

Yes. A cakeage fee will be charged if you would like the cake to be cut up and served by our chefs. Alternatively, speak to your bookings coordinator about pre-ordering a Merivale cake from Lorraine’s Patisserie next door on Palings Lane.

Parties & Events FAQ’s

Can I book the venue exclusively?

Yes. Please feel free to contact our Exclusive sales team for a quote.
Corporate Enquiries +61 2 9114 7353
Weddings +61 2 9114 7352
Private Parties +61 2 9114 7354