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Arc of Iris

151 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
+61 8 9757 3112
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
151 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Not sure about the decor . Shabby chic. Food could not be faulted. Venison was terrific. The prices do make you pause a bit. But heh it's margaret river

Thank alanog
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 24 April 2017

What can I say! I Love this place, great food and just a wonderful atmosphere... Unpretentious quality with staff that are just so friendly. I had the Ribeye, and I can honestly say it's the best steak I've ever had. Well done guys please keep...More

Thank 1000foody
Sarah G, Owner at Arc of Iris, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you foody! your enthusiasm for our restaurant, regular visits and appreciation of everything we do has us all smiling everytime. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

2nd visit in 3 weeks the best place to eat in Margaret River. Outstanding chef and staff. My favourite bottle of red waiting on the table for me. Weather was shocking and this place made up for it. See you again soon.

Thank Davo S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The 700gram steak was great. My partner ordered it and it was amazing. The desert was good and the staff were friendly and attentive.

Thank toniyaj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I celebrated our 3 year anniversary at Arc of Iris and yet again they went above and beyond and blew us away! The service was as always, immaculate and the food... Sensational! Thanks again to Carina, Camila, Amanda and Denis for a...More

Thank BlackDahlia13
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time we have visited this restaurant and we had obtained a Groupon voucher towards the cost of the meal which worked out to very good value. My meal had to go back as it was not very hot but the food...More

Thank Christine L
Sarah G, Owner at Arc of Iris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Christine. Just to let you know that we only have local quality wines on our list so we do not really offer a cheap option. Our house wine is from Margaret River Wine Makers and even at cellar door is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Arc of Iris to celebrate our wedding anniversary and also my wife's birthday and couldn't have picked a better place to have a meal to celebrate these occasions. The decor (described as "shabby chic") was a delight to my wife and the music playing...More

Thank Gary W
Sarah G, Owner at Arc of Iris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Gary, great that your anniversary meal was such a success with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of those places that, after 3 brilliant weeks traveling around Perth, the Busselton/MR/August region and Walpole/Denmark areas, is one of the first to fade from my memories. My impression was that the restaurant was perfectly decent, with good food and a nice...More

Thank Jen M
Sarah G, Owner at Arc of Iris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your honest comments Jen, we will try to take them on board.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the place twice within 3 weeks. great atmosphere, great service and phenomenal food. Was very surprised to see the place busy on a week day.

Thank Zeljko K
Sarah G, Owner at Arc of Iris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great that you came back in such a short space of time! Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a friend and not disappointed. Atmosphere is great, staff friendly and efficient and the food was fantastic. Leave room for the desserts, Eton mess and Bettanay's best particularly recommended.

Thank mark b
Sarah G, Owner at Arc of Iris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Mark for your review, and for pointing out those two must have desserts!

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9 October 2016|
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Response from Sarah G | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay! we only check this page every few days. This will be fine but, can you send us an email address so we can confirm that back to you? I cannot send you our email address as it will not let me include... More
1 August 2016|
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Response from Sarah G | Property representative |
Yes very family friendly.kids menu and highchairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Margaret River Region  >  Margaret River
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9757 3112
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We are Margaret Rivers oldest restaurant! and have been delighting both locals and visitors for over 26 years! Our look is old and eclectic, still referencing the restaurants humble beginnings when tables,chairs,crockery and cutlery Were bought from the local op shop or donated by regulars.'Miss matched tables and chairs add to the now famous character. The focus is all on the food serving luxury cuts of free range meat with local wines, fresh seafood and Italian pasta as well as that famous duck and venison and that sought after 700g prime ribeye steak. With a reputation for excellent food and welcoming service, you'll find us at the top end of the main street in Margaret River and open EVERY NIGHT from 6pm. We are Fully licensed and our great wine list is drawn from Margaret River local wineries. If you're looking for an exceptional dining experience to bring you back time and time again join us at The Arc of Iris and discover why we have been around for 26 years when so many others come and go.
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