We're all for bending the rules, BUT SERIOUSLY...
YOU HAVE TO BE OLD ENOUGH TO BUY A BEER TO LOOK AT THIS SITE.
No disguises, deception or dodginess.
YES, I’M OVER 18
NOPE, I’M NOT 18
WE'VE MADE AN AGE APPROPRATE VERSION OF OUR SITE. WITHOUT THE BEER, THERE ISN'T MUCH TO SEE...

Food

Specials

DEEP FRIED PADRON PEPPERS 9
w/ hop salt (GF, VGN)

CRUMBED CRANKY BRAISED PORK BELLY 16
w/ kimchi, apple and maple labneh

TUNA STEAK 29
w/ heirloom tomatoes, cider pickled cucumber and chilli tamarind sauce (GF, DF)

ROAST PUMPKIN AND CAULIFLOWER 22
w/ spiced dahl butter, chickpeas, cashews, pumpkin seeds, cucumbers pachadi and poppadoms (GF, VEG)

Small

HOPS SALT POTATOES 10
w/ your choice of brewery-made sauce (GF, VGN)

GRAIN CRUSTED HOT WINGS Small 14 / Large 26
w/ brewery made hot sauce, green chilli, coriander and blue cheese mayo (DFO)
(Choose Regular or Seriously Bent Heat) 

SMOKED MAC ‘N’ CHEESE BALLS (4) 12
w/ bacon & chilli jam, parsley (VEGO)

KINGFISH SASHIMI 26
w/ Frenzy pickled fennel, yuzu kosho, soy dash dressing and crispy rice paper (DF)

ROAST NUTS & OLIVES 9
house cured olives and roasted nuts in hop salt (GF,DF,VGN)

PLOUGHMAN'S BOARD 26
w/ mortadella, salami, maffra aged cheddar, taleggio washed rind, caper berries, pickled mushrooms, yellow chilli peppers, fig jam, cider pickled grapes and spent grain crackers (GFO) Also available after hours

PICKLED MUSHROOM TOSTADAS (3) 19
w/ cauliflower puree, grated halloumi, salsa verde and coriander (VGNO, GF)

CLUSTER 8 BRAISED BRISKET TACO (3) 21
w/ lettuce, pickled daikon, gochujang dressing and pepper mayo (DF)

Large

BIG NUT BRAISED TEXAS CHILLI Small 15 / Large 24
spicy beef, served w/ sour cream, spring onions, cheese, pickled Red Nut jalapeños, tortillas (DFO, GFO)
(Choose Regular or Seriously Bent Heat)

CRUMBED PIGS EAR BURGER 19
w/ Fixie tonkatsu sauce, white cabbage, pork shoulder, bacon, pepper mayo and hop salt potatoes

CRANKSHAFT CHICKEN MARYLAND 26
w/ smoked labneh, charred carrots and mandarin kosho (GF, DFO)

GRILLED CLAYSTONE SIRLOIN STEAK 280g 38
w/ soy pepper sauce, sesame puree, prawn crackers w/ nori salt (DFO)

EGGPLANT PARMIGIANA 21
crumbed eggplant, house made vegan cheddar and roasted cherry tomato pomarola w/ a rocket, roasted beetroot and walnut salad (VGN)

CONFIT DUCK BAO 27
w/ chilli soy pickled cucumbers, bao buns and Brindabella Cider plumb sauce (DF)

GRILLED SWORDFISH 29     
w/ salsa verde, avocado and crispy tortilla (DF, GFO)

Sides

SAUTEED GREENS 9
w/ lemongrass sate (GF, VGN)

ROCKET SALAD 9
w/ roasted beetroot, candied walnuts and Persian feta (GF)

SAUCES 2
Braddon Bitter bbq (VGN, DF, GF)
Fixie chilli mayo (VEG, DF, GF)
Descent 21 gravy (VGN, DF)
Caramelised miso mayo (VEG, DF, GF)

Something Sweet

CHEESE BOARD 18
milawa blue, maffra aged cheddar, taleggio wash rind w/ cider fig jam, dried muscatels and spent grain crackers (GFO)

Kids

FISH ‘N’ CHIPS 10     
house battered fish served with chips, salad and tomato sauce

CHICKEN NUGGETS 10
crumbed chicken tenderloins served with chips, salad and tomato sauce

MAC ‘N’ CHEESE BALLS 10
two Mac n Cheese balls served with chips, salad and tomato sauce

Beer

AstroBeer (AB)
Passionfruit and gooseberry hop aromas, Very funky yeast characters reminiscent of the mouldy walls of a cheese room in back suburbs of Craterville on Mars.
HOPS
Galaxy, Nelson Sauvin
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
5.8%
IBU
52
Barley Griffin (BG)

Mild cloudy Australian Pale Ale. Soft fruity aromas and light biscuity malt giving a nice light mouth feel. Barley Griffin won a gold medal at the 2017 International Brewing Awards. Easy drinking and great on a hot summer's day after mowing the lawn.

HOPS
Ekuanot, Mosaic
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
4.2%
IBU
18
Big Nut (BN)

This big black IPA has roasty, coffee and nutty, malty notes with resiny, piney and garlicky hops rounding out the palate.

HOPS
Columbus
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
7.0%
IBU
45
Braddon Bitter (BB)

Try our hand pumped English Bitter. It's malty and bitter: just how we like it!

HOPS
EKG, Fuggles, Us Cascade
SERVED
Hand Pumped
ABV
4.2%
IBU
36
Brindabella Cider (BC)

This is our in house blend of Batlow grown Granny Smith and Red Delicious apples. Apples are crushed on site. Enjoy!

APPLES
Granny Smith, Red Delicious
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
5.0%
pH
3.6
BS 1000 (AB)

Brewed to celebrate our 1000 brew at the brewpub. Staying true to our love of big bold beers we chose to brew a double IPA.

With biscuit malt characters, fruity hop aromas this beer is perfect for your final lap!

HOPS
Galaxy, Nelson Sauvin, Citra, Cashmere, Mosaic
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
8.2%
IBU
45
Cluster 12 (C12)

This Triple IPA is like liquid resin and is crammed full of hops.

HOPS
Columbus, Chinook, Simcoe, Us Cascade
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
12.0%
IBU
65
Cluster 8 (C8)

Imperial IPA, big and bold with lots and lots of hops! Tropical and citrus hop aromas. Solid yet clean malty palate.

HOPS
Mosaic, Simcoe, Galaxy, Citra, Centennial, Amarillo
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
8.8%
IBU
65
Crankshaft (CR)

Similar to a West Coast IPA. Floral nose with notes of citrus and pine. Medium bodied with a nice punch of hops and a solid malt finish. Crankshaft won a silver medal at the 2017 International Brewing Awards. A great beer for lovers of big full flavoured brews - it cranks! Crankshaft was the highest ranked IPA in the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers Poll for 2018, for the second year in a row.

HOPS
Ekuanot, Simcoe, Citra, Centennial
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
5.8%
IBU
35
Cumulus (CU)
A New England style IPA brewed using purpose cloudy IPA yeast. Citrus, tropical undertones, firm bitterness hop and yeast bite.
HOPS
HBC 586, Galaxy, Ekuanot
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
8.1%
IBU
44
Easy (EZ)

This easy drinking cleansing mid-strength ale will keep you well hydrated but in low gear through summer. Dry hopped with Citra and Mosaic.

HOPS
Citra, Mosaic
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
3.2%
IBU
22
Farrer's Wheat (FW)

Brewed in recognition of Australian wheat Pioneer William J Farrer. This Hefeweizen is packed with spicy wheat, bubblegum, banana and clove aromas. 

HOPS
Galaxy
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
6.0%
IBU
27
Fixie (FX)

Our Brewed Ginger Beer Fixie has drifted back in! A full mash, all grain brewed ginger with pressed ginger from QLD. It's got a nice balance of sweetness and a ginger kick! Make sure to grab your fixie!

HOPS
Cashmere
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
3.5%
IBU
12
Foggy (FG)

A hazy pale ale with juicy fruit aromas. A super sessionable ale.

HOPS
Mosaic, El Dorado
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
3.8%
IBU
16
Frenzy (FR)

Raspberry wheat beer, infused and served through the hopinator filled with fresh summer berries and mint! It's sweet, tart and berry-licious! 

HOPS
Cascade
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
5.4%
IBU
24
Hop Juice (HJ)
A Juicy Pale Ale featuring tangerine, mango and sabro, Ekuanot, HBC 472 hops and the Cryo Pop blend. Coconut and tropical hop flavours blended with tangerine and mango to create a summer fruit salad in a glass.
HOPS
Sabro, Ekuanot, Cryo Pop, HBC 472, Strata
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
4.8%
IBU
52
HopWheeler (HW)
This new beer, HopWheeler, is part of BentSpoke’s” Freewheeling” beer series celebrating collaborations within the beer community. For HopWheeler, the hops used include Simcoe, Idaho 7, Ahtanum, Citra, HBC 586. The aroma profile of the launch beer include ripe paw paw and mango, passionfruit and subtle notes of pineapple, berry and candy. It presents a hop forward mouth feel with a pronounced lingering bitterness, with hop flavours of tropical mango, pineapple and paw paw
HOPS
Simcoe, Idaho 7, Ahtanum, Citra
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
6.8%
IBU
35
Hub (HUB) ()

An easy drinking summery English ale, with a mild hop bitterness. Perfect for a hot Australian Summer. 

HOPS
Eclipse
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
5.8%
IBU
40
Mort's Gold (MG)

A clean and crisp lager named in honour of Thomas Sutcliffe Mort, founder of Australia's first gold mining company. Mort's Gold was in the top 10 of craft lagers in the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers Poll for 2017.

HOPS
Czech Saaz
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
4.4%
IBU
30
Red Nut (RN)

A Red IPA with a resiny hop and caramel malt character. Red Nut came in at #23 in GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers Poll for 2018.

HOPS
Fortnight, Mosaic, Citra, EKG, Amarillo
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
7.0%
IBU
56
Sprocket (SP)

It's not Sprocket Science! A big and hoppy IPA housing raw tropical fruit sniffs and tastes. Sprocket took out #1 as the Best Traditional IPA at the AIBA in 2021. Not only that, Sprocket came #15 in the GABS Hottest 100 Aussie Craft Beers for 2020. If you love hops, give it a try!

HOPS
Mosaic, Amarillo, Fortnight
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
7.0%
IBU
45
Stratus ()

A cloudy, New England IPA. Full of juicy hops but, unlike others in the style, we’ve kept it hazy rather than murky.

HOPS
Citra, Mosaic, Ekuanot
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
7.2%
IBU
62
Tour de Brugge ()
A Belgian strong ale.
HOPS
Huell Melon, Strata
SERVED
Carbonated
ABV
10%
IBU
36

Not Beer

Wine

RED
Long Rail Gully Merlot (H) (Murrumbateman) Glass 10 / Bottle 45
Helm Cabernet Sauvignon (Murrumbateman) Glass 12 / Bottle 54
Collector Sangiovese (Collector) Glass 12 / Bottle 54
Nick O’Leary Shiraz  (Canberra) Glass 12 / Bottle 54

WHITE
Wily Trout Sauvignon Blanc (H) (Canberra) Glass 10 / Bottle 45
Eden Road Chardonnay (Canberra) Glass 13 / Bottle 58
Nick O’Leary Riesling (Canberra) Glass 12 / Bottle 54
Mada Pinot Gris (Canberra) Glass 12 / Bottle 54

SPARKLING & ROSE
Gallagher Sparkling (Murrumbateman) Glass 12 / Bottle 54
Wily Trout Sparkling (H) (Canberra) Glass 12 / Bottle 54
Nick Spence Rose (Canberra) Glass 12 / Bottle 54

Spirits

WHISKY
Starward (H) (Melbourne, Australia) 10
Glenmorangie 10YO (Highland, Scotland) 15
Laphroaig 10YO (Islay, Scotland) 15
Highland Park 12YO (Island, Scotland) 15
Glenfiddich 12YO (Banffshire, Scotland) 12
Glenfiddich IPA Experiment (Banffshire, Scotland) 15
Glendronach 12YO (East Highland, Scotland) 12
Oban 14YO (West Highland, Scotland) 15
Glenlivet 15YO (Banffshire, Scotland) 15
Lagavulin 16YO (Islay, Scotland) 15
Ardberg 10YO (Islay, Scotland) 12
Aberlour A'bunadh (Speyside, Scotland) 18

RUM
Beenleigh (H) (Beenleigh, Australia) 9
Husk Pure Cane (Tumbulgum, Australia) 12
Husk Spiced Bam Bam (Tumbulgum, Australia) 12
Dead Man’s Drop Black Spiced (Bathurst, Australia) 12
Chairman’s Reserve Spiced (Santa Lucia, West Indies) 12

BOURBON
Bulleit (H) (Kentucky, USA) 9
Buffalo Trace (Kentucky, USA) 12

VODKA
Canberra Distillery (H) (Canberra, Australia) 9
Underground Spirits (Canberra, Australia) 10
Underground Spirits Caramel (Canberra, Australia) 10

GIN
Canberra Distillery (H) (Canberra, Australia) 9 
Poor Toms (Sydney, Australia) 12

OTHER
Campari (Novara, Italy) 9

Soft Drinks & Mineral Waters

CAPI Sparkling Mineral Water Victoria Bottle 4
CAPI Sparkling Blood Orange Victoria Bottle 4
CAPI Sparkling Cranberry Victoria Bottle 4

PRIME Soft Drinks
Cola, Squash, Lemonade, Raspberry, Dry Ginger Ale & Tonic Water Small 4 / Large 6.5
Lemon, Lime & Bitters Small 4.5 / Large 6.5