With 2 bars, daily happy hours, incredible pub food, and a friendly vibe, The Occidental is one of the best places in Sydney CBD to unwind.


There are 2 bar areas in the hotel.

The Traders Bar is the main bar of the hotel. It is the largest and busiest and is located on the ground floor.

Traders Bar Trading Hours:

  • Monday 10:00am – 11:00pm
  • Tuesday 10:00am – 11:30pm
  • Wednesday 10:00am – 01:00am
  • Thursday to Saturday 10:00am – 02:00am
  • Sunday – 12:00pm – 6:00pm

The New York Bar is a traditional lounge bar with a more intimate feel and is also situated on the ground floor.

New York Bar Trading hours   *This bar is currently closed for refurbishment*

  • Monday 10:30am – 10:30pm
  • Tuesday – Friday 10.30pm – till late
  • Saturday 12:00pm – till late
  • Sunday – 12:00pm – 7:00pm

An extensive range of local and imported beers are available on tap and in bottles in all the bars, and every Friday there is a $4.50 bottled Beer special until stocks last.

Bistro Times:

  • Monday 11:30am – 2:30pm
  • Tuesday to Friday 11:30am – 2:30pm and 5pm – 9pm

Private bookings in the Glenmore Room

This is a private room sectioned off from the open areas of the hotel. Table bookings can be made for both small and large groups. (No specific time, the booking can be made for a time that is best suited to you).

Bookings can easily be made via one of the friendly hotel staff or prior to arrival by phone or email: enquiries@theoccidental.com and you will be contacted with a confirmation within 24 hours.