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Lower Plenty Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
4 Main Rd, Lower Plenty, Banyule, Victoria 3093, Australia
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good30%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
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Bar, Pub, Australian
$$ - $$$
4 Main Rd, Lower Plenty, Banyule, Victoria 3093, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always a favourite of mine and they never cease to amaze, Went mid week at 6pm and it was quiet, by 7pm it was full. Food is a great size and really good. Seafood crepe is a speciality and very enjoyable. My guest had a...More

Thank mariomarkanders
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Obviously a very popular place with the large dining area very busy. Queues to the bar and food order were well managed (2 cashiers at the kitchen) but a little slow (caused mainly by indecisive guests) Typical pub fare but with limited gluten free (with...More

Thank NormDC
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t normally write reviews but this place made my blood boil. 45 minute wait on a cold parma when it’s not busy is pretty slack, the kids did enjoy the play area which was the reason we chose to dine there. However the staff could...More

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

We thought this would be just the same as last time we went, just an average pub! How things have changed, the outside atmosphere looking into the bush area was great, large screen to watch TV and live music playing. Had a drink and enjoyed...More

Thank EucalyptDrive
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Food was fast Fish n chips good Pork good Parma utterly poor Table service was okay Waited at the bar once for a coke 10mins I won't be back

Thank P9959RSdaves
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Went up to the bar to order dinner at 8:29pm during the half time of the NRL Grand Final. Went to make our order at 8:31pm and the bar tender said "sorry I wanted to let you know kitchen closes at 830 when I saw...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Melbourne has some great pubs - unfortunately the Lower Plenty Hotel is not one of those. The place looks fresh after recent renovation - and that is probably the only positive thing I can tell about our visit. Our meals were nothing we can write...More

Thank fforloff
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I have now had two of the four things that are gluten free on the menu (not impressed by that number), the steak was a terrible cut very chewy and over cooked, not only that, the chips which come with it have gluten in them...More

Thank Tess L
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Reasonable food selection and only marginally overpriced, this place has been up and down/hit and miss for a decade now. It has friendly staff and a great indoor/outdoor area with a massive kids area so it's great for families. The Lower should better than it...More

Thank RJCJ5000
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Food ok but not for the price . They should have a kids eat free night that would make us come back again till then don't think I'll go back .

Thank Bill P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Main Rd, Lower Plenty, Banyule, Victoria 3093, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Banyule  >  Lower Plenty
  • Phone Number: 94351722
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