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Open 7 days Sunday to Friday 11am opening, Saturday 10am
Members draw on Wednesday 5pm - 6:30 and Saturday 12pm - 1:30pm
Raffles on Friday nights



Bistro 1878 is bright and spacious with all tables at least 1.5 metres apart to comply with Covid-Safe regulations and for the safety of our patrons.



Keep up-to-date with the latest events happening at the Top Pub. From live music, raffles, Joker Poker and more!



Let us cater for your next function – indoors or outdoors.

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We have a brand new courtesy bus available to book your trip to and from the pub.


Everybody's Local

Host Grant Kennedy welcomes you to the historic Commercial Hotel in Pambula - alias 'The Top Pub' - established in 1878.


The pub has recently undergone a major makeover - come and take a look inside! Free WiFi is available. We offer a family-friendly atmosphere in our Bistro 1878 and on our spacious rear deck, as well as live local and touring musicians. Our licensed bistro has all your favourite pub food as well as kid-friendly meals. The front deck is the place to keep cool in summer and watch the world go by. We have a large selection of beers on tap as well as cider and wines -  plus take-aways from the main bar. Come and let our friendly and inviting team take care of you!


We have an excellence certificates awarded by Tripadvisor and 5 star rating from the health department.


Need a ride? Our courtesy bus serves the local area, plus Fishpen (Merimbula), Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturdays from 5pm. Please call us for bookings on 02 6495 6012.

If you have a bit of a competitive spirit, then 'The Top Pub' Commercial Hotel is the place for you. Whether you want to bet with TAB, watch live racing and get the results on our big screens or you want to take your chances playing Keno, you can do so while enjoying a cold beer or a delicious meal. 

You are sure to have a great time when you join us, so stop by and play today! We have Keno, TAB and large screens to watch your favourite races. All major credit cards and EFTPOS accepted (not AMEX). ATM on site.


Join 'The Top Pub' Club for great member benefits!

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Become a 'Top Pub' Member and reap the rewards! Download the application form or speak to our friendly staff!  

Contact Us

18 Quondola Street, Pambula, NSW Australia
(on Princes Highway A1)

02 6495 6012

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Opening Hours

Open 7 days.

Sunday to Friday - open 11am
Saturday - open 10am

Members draw on Wednesday

5pm-6:30pm and

Saturday 12pm-1:30pm

Raffles on Friday nights

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