The Smelly Goat FAQs

Venue FAQs

What is the street address?

164 Enmore Road, Enmore NSW 2042.

Dress code?

Casual/smart casual.

Happy Hour?

From 5pm – 7pm, we offer $6 schooners, $7 pints, $6 house spirits and wines, plus the chef’s snack of the day $6.

Where in the venue is The Smelly Goat located?

Level 2 of Queens Hotel.

Wheelchair access?

Yes, we have lift access to Level 2.

Is there a smoking area within the venue?

No. Smoking is only permitted outside the venue on Enmore road.
We have a designated smoking area in the pokies room, which is reserved for players.

Are minors allowed?

Minors must be accompanied by their own parent or legal guardian at all times.


BYO is not permitted.

What is the kitchen close time?

The full menu is available until 11pm. After 11pm we offer a late night menu.

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?

Yes, there is a TAB.

Do you have pool tables?


What is the delivery address?

Deliveries can be dropped off at 167 Belmore Lane. Ring the bell next to the delivery door. If no one answers within 5 minutes, call +61 2 8438 0822.

What career opportunities are available at Smelly Goat?

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, we reserve three areas in The Smelly Goat for small groups of 6-15 guests. A Group Bar booking is a casual reserved area within the bar. Seating is allocated as a mixture of sitting and standing, and is best suited for casual drinks and nibbles style events. 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 Lunch Group Booking, what happens when my booking time finishes?

Depending if there is an allocated booking in the evening, your group may be relocated to an alternative suitable area.

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 7326 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.

Where do I order on the day?

If you have paid for a dedicated host, you will have someone allocated to look after your group and take orders. For casual bookings with no paid host, you’re welcome to order from the various food and bar outlets.

Parties & Events FAQs

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