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The Railway Tavern

$$ - $$$, ,
71 North West Coastal Highway, Northampton, Western Australia, Australia
+61 8 9934 1120
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (5 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
“guinness pie” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
71 North West Coastal Highway, Northampton, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in the caravan park over the road on the way to Coral Bay and came here for dinner and few beers. The food was better than normal pub grub. It would be nice to have a few craft beers on tap but I...More

1  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great example of a lovely aussie country pub. We drove about 8.5 hours from Cape Range to Northampton - we were very happy that the pub was open and serving what turned out to be very delicious meals. Upon walking in one...More

1  Thank RoseLondon2014
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I'll say just - Guinness Pie. But to be honest it doesn't matter what do you order because everything will be delicious.

1  Thank Tomasz741
Reviewed 4 January 2018

After driving for seven hours we decided to stop for the night in Northampton. We were recommended to have dinner at this tavern. We were greeted by a very friendly owner . We both ordered barramundi. We both enjoyed the meal and everything was fresh...More

2  Thank arwenb1
kelly t, Owner at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you for visiting us and taking the time to write a great review. As it was only the two of us on that night, Ian and myself cooking that night, I missed out on having a decent chat with you both. Ian enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 26 December 2017

We go to this pub when we want to meet up with family for a special occasion meal. The meals are always beautifully presented and staff super friendly and welcoming. I am not normally a steak eater but after sampling one on our last visit...More

1  Thank farm2000
kelly t, Owner at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

A big thank you, for a great review to share with our staff on their efforts. We love to create a nice atmosphere that every one feels welcomed and concentrate more on quality than bulk turnover. Crystal is always kept busy cooking up interesting specials...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Had a really super lunch here on our way through Northampton.Do,nt normally write reviews but the meal at the Railway Tavern was exceptional.My husband and l had White bait my son had Salt and Pepper Squid and my daughter in law had the Chicken pie.We...More

Thank suepantling
kelly t, Owner at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us. Great to hear you loved the food, Cyrstal does a delicate crispy batter on the whiting, and she won't let me in on her special mix she has made up for the Salt and Pepper squid,...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Upon entering an empty hotel was greeted by hotel owner who's demeanour made us feel unwelcome. Was told if we use PayPass it would cost an extra $1.90. The music got turned off and put on a tv show. While playing pool with our teenage...More

Thank Brianna D
kelly t, Owner at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

For a first time reviewer, this seems a bit dodgey - we do not charge $1.90 to start with.

Reviewed 19 August 2017

After a long day driving, we wanted a good, solid dinner. We had lovely salt and pepper squid and fish for main. The hosts were very pleasant and the atmosphere was great, so all up a very good option when in or passing through Northampton.More

Thank jtriffitt
kelly t, Owner at The Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Appreciate your comments, we too love good food, and Crystal's squid crafting and spice mixture is the best we have ever tasted. We have a great selection of seafood, fish and home made meals to choose from, so hope to see you all soon when...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for a few after driving all day from Albany. Was met by a warm fire and friendly hosts. The young bloke had a chicken parmie the size of his head. He didn't finish it, but they were only too happy to pack it...More

1  Thank Brad M
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

A nice little pub!! Owners were friendly, but we felt it was a little over priced for what you got. $

Thank K4714LWamym
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 North West Coastal Highway, Northampton, Western Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9934 1120
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Historic C1876 Tavern with accommodation. Meals are all made on premises and no pre fabricated food is offered. Cater for vegetarian or people with allergy's.
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