Whether you’re looking for a watering hole for the day or for some tasty pub grub you’re spoilt for choice with pubs in the Adelaide Hills.
From restaurants, alfresco dining to dedicated bars themselves. There are more amazing pubs in Adelaide Hills than ever before. Family-friendly pubs to a day out with the lads there is something for everyone.
If you’re planning on a weekend trip to the region then you will, most likely, only want the best pubs in the Adelaide Hills. Don’t settle for the first bar you see. Take the time to explore some of these drinking spots.
Some of these Adelaide Hills pubs offer award-winning brews, live music on the weekend and a cosy setting to spend the day. They’ll give you the ultimate South Australian experience.
We recommend picking a few of these Adelaide Hills pubs and going on a pub hop.
Serving the best beers to customers since 1855. The Bridgewater Inn is one of the most historic pubs in the whole of South Australia. It’s the perfect watering hole whether you’re going for a nightcap after a long day of sightseeing, or for a pit stop in the middle of the day. With its open fire and fantastic selection of ale, you can enjoy both bistro and alfresco dining. And it’s open seven days a week. Great for couples and families this is one of the best pubs in the Adelaide Hills. It’s easy to get to, and you could very easily spend the whole day in the Bridgewater Inn and not consider it a wasted day!
This pub is simply perfect for an afternoon of drinking and food. Crafers Inn isn’t just one of the best pubs in Adelaide Hills; it’s one of the best in Australia. It was rebuilt in 1926 after the original building was destroyed by a fire, Crafers has had a $3million renovation, and the results are mind-blowing. Modern, light, and with an inviting atmosphere that you might never want to leave. There’s something for everyone at Crafers Inn. Warm and cosy, Crafers feels just like a country pub. Although there are many pubs in Adelaide Hills, Crafers Inn stands out as one of the best you can find. Don’t miss out on this unique drinking spot if you’re planning a trip to the top Adelaide Hills pubs.
This stunning Adelaide Hills pub offers a great selection of drinks from the region and hearty pub food. Uraidla Hotel was renovated adding a bakery, brewery and outdoor dining. Its vintage yet modern interior gives off the traditional pub vibe. Offering alfresco and bristo dining. Book a table in their Glass House restaurant and enjoy your food whilst overlooking the town’s oval. Or grab some bar snacks and get cosy next to their open fire. Live music is a regular occurrence at this Adelaide Hill’s pub. It’s definitely one of our favourites.
If you’re looking for somewhere to spend a summer’s afternoon then head to this Adelaide Hill’s pub. Stanley Bridge Tavern has a large beer garden nestled in trees. It’s a great spot for some outdoor pub food. Or to spend a summer’s evening. With some pub classic’s on the menu you’re sure to leave with a full belly. One of the more modern pubs in Adelaide Hill’s. It offers a friendly atmosphere and is dog-friendly. Check out their bottle shop for drinks from small producers across Adelaide Hill’s and South Australia.
Featuring one of the best pub gardens in the region. Aldgate Pump Hotel is a family-friendly pub and a great place to relax in the garden. Let the kid’s run off some energy in their outdoor playground. On cooler days grab a seat by their open fire. Its friendly cosy atmosphere topped with some old school charm make it one of the best pubs in the Adelaide Hills. Offering a great selection of wine and a mouth-watering menu. With daily specials and all-day dining on Saturday’s and Sunday’s.
If you’re craving a Europe fix head to these German pubs in Hahndorf and settle the longing for an overseas trip.
These pubs in Hahndorf reflect their German heritage. You won’t even realise you’re still in Australia. You can expect no shortage of wurst, pretzels, sauerkraut and steins.
This iconic pub has been serving beer since 1839. The German Arms is famous for the largest variety of imported German and Bavarian Beers in South Australia. Serving a selection of traditional German meals and popular Australian pub food. This pub in Hahndorf will give you an authentic German experience.
Built-in 1863 with many of its original features still intact. Hahndorf Inn offers a rustic setting with both casual saloon and al fresco dining available. And a crackling fire in winter. This Hahndorf pub has a wide selection of German beers and food. Open 7 days a week from 11am for breakfast, lunch and dinner. They even offer strudel making classes.
At Hahndorf Resort, we know how important it is to get the most out of where you’re staying. You’ll be centrally based so you can easily explore the Adelaide Hills. Giving you easy access to all the best pubs in Adelaide.