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Since 1983 The Imperial has become an icon and an institution. After a much needed nip and tuck, it’s finally time to welcome a new era for the Imperial Erskineville! Unique in style, diverse in culture – we invite you to drink, dance, drag & dine...more
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35 Erskineville Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2043, Australia
I've always loved the Imperial and the Drag N Dine option that came in with the new opening is really a wonderful idea but sadly not executed well. I got put on the wait list for a table and told it would be about 20...More
Well, isn't this place a magnificent surprise.
I wasn't expecting the lovely refurbishment inside, but it's comfy, modern whilst retaining a pub feel.
However, the restaurant....
The place has gone with an open kitchen that I love to see. Also apart from the normal tables,...More
Delicious food, relaxed atmosphere and friendly and attentive staff. I had the mushroom risotto which was to die for. Our kids played happily at a neighbouring booth and absolutely loved the shiny gold pizza over! The decor is gorgeous. We will definitely be returning!
We had such a wonderful time, beautiful people, they have done a great job redecorating the place, the food was divine, the waitress was checking on us all the time and the drag queens were great fun too. Fully recommend :)
We weren't expecting too much of a fine dining experience at this inner west pub but we were pleasantly surprised! The show was great fun but for the UK crowd it was very 70s as the drag queens here still "mime" which I find a...More
The Imperial's a longstanding gay pub and most customers are gay but anyone can have a good time there. They've done a really good job on the main bar's ceiling and lighting - just walking past makes you want to go in. Friday night has...More
We went to Priscilla for Drag and Dine. We chose the Vegetarian feast set menu (with one vegan version). The food was amazing and they accommodated the vegan guest with no problem! The drinks and wine good. And the staff was super friendly and very...More
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