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Telegraph Hotel Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, Asian, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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2 Pakington St | Geelong West, Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
+61 3 5222 2471
11:00 - 23:00
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Geelong, Australia
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Wow, this was better than I expected. "High end" menu at higher than pub meal prices. But the quality was outstanding and the staff really friendly. We went for lunch, but I would like to go back for diner one time.

Thank Erik W
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Telegraph Hotel provides consistently excellent quality with a large selection of interesting and well presented meals. The friendly wait staff are very willing to please and the surroundings are attractive if you score a seat near the enormous window overlooking the railway cutting.

Thank Leonie G
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

very nice food, environment and friendly staff definitely recommend it to friends and family and work events

Thank San H
Geelong, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Organised lunch for a group of 12, great food, good service and friendly staff. There were a number of different entree/mains combinations but to my knowledge everyone left happy.

Thank H3434NKdavidm
Grovedale, Australia
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73 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We shouted a friend for his birthday and originally just planned to find somewhere to eat on a Saturday night, however decided to phone around to book. Fortunately Telegraph had space at 8pm. Promptly shown to our table which was to our delight by the window overlooking the railway line and main road into Geelong. Perfect! This place had a... More 

Thank keremary
Geelong, Australia
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71 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel has been refurbished & now looks great & funky. Unfortunately the food falls short of the quality expected & the price you pay. The menu is uninspiring & doesn't have a 'theme' just a mish mash of everything & the serves are small. I had the salmon with asian greens, cost $30! The greens were great & gourmet... More 

Thank LJCamby
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

lovely food, presentation and service outstanding. I took my elderly mother who struggles with hearing, although the premises where a bit noisy (as is any other like it) the waitress was very patient and showed care and understanding. The food was good, although we did have to send back the pav as it was a little hard, the waitress explained... More 

Thank Deb K
Geelong, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Excellent service..Great menu, Food was delicious. I had Potato Gnocchi ,pumpkin ,walnuts with goats curd is delicious... Had a great meal.

Thank Janice L
Geelong, Australia
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The group I was with couldn't fault a dish.The food was really good, fresh, and Delicious. The service was excellent. We will back again for a great dinning out experience.

Thank Peter B
Geelong, Australia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Cannot fault lunch at the Tekegraph. Great menu and service. Very reasonable prices. The best choices with an extensive wine list and also a great choice of sweets to finish off

Thank treenag28

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Asian, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Pakington St | Geelong West, Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5222 2471
This pub has had a complete makeover about six months ago. They've done a great job doing up the building inside and the food and service are amazing.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?