Neutral Bay is a harbourside suburb on the Lower North Shore it is around 1.5 kilometres north of the CBD with the main shopping district of Neutral Bay, known as Neutral Bay Junction, along Military Road, which is the main road that runs through Neutral Bay, Cremorne and Mosman. It features many quality shops, restaurants and cafes. The Big Bear shopping centre is a shopping mall that features a supermarket and grocery shops. Sydney Buses' North Sydney Bus Depot is located behind the Big Bear. The Oaks Hotel is a well-known and popular venue located on the corner of Military Road and Ben Boyd Road. It has been a popular meeting place in Sydney since 1885. The Oaks Hotel features a number of restaurants, bars, function rooms and a beer garden with the main focal point an old oak tree.