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Five bars and pubs with live music on a Sunday


Is there anything better than kicking back with a group of friends on a warm Sunday afternoon? Stretch out your weekend with these five amazing spots for a lazy Sunday session with great live tunes.

The Austral

 205 Rundle St, Adelaide


Chilled Sunday afternoons are perfect for watching the world go by on Adelaide’s vibrant Rundle Street.

The Austral has live music from 4pm every Sunday and hosts a range of acoustic musicians, DJ’s and bands.

Ticking off all the Sunday session boxes, The Austral also serves up its extensive vegan-friendly menu and drinks specials all day.

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The Grace Emily

 232 Waymouth St, Adelaide 


Adelaide’s own oasis of live music, local beer and fun crowds. The Grace Emily hosts an eclectic mix of musicians ranging from folk, country, jazz, pop and rock.

Sundays are no exception with big names and homegrown acts dropping by every week to blow away Adelaide’s music lovers. Check out the gig guide to see who is playing this week!

Can’t make it there on a Sunday? Hit up The Grace Emily on Monday to check out the city’s newest talent with Billy Bob’s BBQ Jam open mic night.

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The Lion Hotel

 161 Melbourne Street, North Adelaide


There’s always something happening at North Adelaide’s iconic Lion Hotel. Soak up some sunshine, fine wine and great live tunes every Sunday.

This historic Adelaide venue was voted 2017’s best hotel and offers a huge beer garden and atmospheric bar.

With plenty of drink specials and a great vibe, grab a crew and head to the Lion Hotel next time you’re looking for a chilled out Sunday.

The Royal Oak Hotel

 123 O’Connell St, North Adelaide


The Royal Oak hosts great live music every Sunday and is well known for its support of amazing local talent.

Enjoy O’Connell Street’s great atmosphere and experience quality live entertainment in a relaxed, friendly venue.

The Royal Oak Hotel has an all day menu on weekends with a daily $10 special ranging from sliders, pizzas, schnitzels and sharing platters.

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The Benjamin On Franklin Hotel

 233 Franklin Street, Adelaide


Bringing you the finest soulful funk and disco flavours, The Benjamin On Franklin hosts Souled Out Sunday’s every weekend from 2pm.

After many years in the dance music scene DJs Jason Lee and Dave Collins join forces to deliver you the perfect winter vibes.

Chill out in The Benjamin On Franklin’s award winning beer garden and enjoy $10 cocktails, $7.50 Heineken pints and kitchen service all day long.

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