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King O'Malley's Irish Pub

Beer garden full of patrons at night
Beer garden full of patrons at night


Eat, drink and be merry at King O'Malley's Irish Pub. Choose from over ten Irish and local beers on tap including Guinness, Kilkenny, Coopers, Stella, Cascade Light, Carlton Draught, and Bulmers Cider. Light snacks and main meals available.

Enjoy live music at least four nights a week. Thursdays is up-beat folk style. Friday and Saturdays have pub band rock'n'roll. Enjoy Irish folk music every Sunday evening. No cover charge for music nights.

King O'Malleys is based on the legendary King O'Malley, the Minister for Home Affairs who established Canberra as the national capital in 1912.

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131 City Walk, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, AustraliaGet Directions

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor ratingBased on 276 reviews

“Spacious, Cashless.”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 3mos ago by katejim1

This pub is average. NOTE it is cashless - card only for payment. The menu is very limited, and not exciting. We had beef and Guinness pie, which was OK, served hot and the meat was tender; and a...

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“Decent food at the right price”

TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 10mos ago by Steve-and-Andie

Typical Irish pub inside. Food was good at the right price. There was a small group of musicians playing inside which was nice. Found the lager a little too cold for my liking. Worth a look.

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TripAdvisor ratingReviewed 11mos ago by TheJackos2323

Meal was awful. One steak and Guinness pie was about 90% gravy. The grilled chicken was tiny and the Atlantic Salmon looked and tasted like something from the supermarket freezer. Manager advised...

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  • Bar
  • Entertainment
  • Live Music
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Bar
  • Gluten Free Available
  • Hamburgers
  • Light Meals
  • Pizza or Wood fired Pizza
  • Pub
  • Steak
  • Dinner
  • Late night
  • Lunch
  • Fully licensed
  • Under $20