Going strong since 1851, the Colonist Tavern is still wining and dining the locals from Adelaide with their boutique Australian beers, delectable meals and desserts and extensive wine list. Our cosy atmosphere and quirky décor has helped to make the pub a favourite for people of all ages.

With a passion for good wine, the Colonist regulary refreshes its wine list to keep your tastebuds tingling. Boasting impressive wines from all the great locals; McLaren Vale, Barossa and Coonawarra we’re sure you’ll discover a favourite. More of a beer drinker? You’re in luck. We pride ourselves on our All Aussie Beer List. You can guarantee you will find a great local beer.

The Colonist chefs are passionate about delivering quality gourmet food using top quality local produce. Our extensive menu incorporates a range of tapas and sharing plates, as well as offering modern Australian inspired dishes. Open for lunch from 12-2, dinner from 5-9 and breakfast on weekends from 9-1 and public holidays from 10-1 and if these times don’t suit your busy schedule we have an all day menu too.

So come grab a drink, a bite to eat or even just ponder over how we keep the ice chandelier frozen. We’re located at 44 The Parade, Norwood and look forward to seeing you soon.