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Royal Hotel

) #34 of 69 Restaurants in Bowral $$ - $$$ , ,
Royal Hotel | 255 Bong Bong Street, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
+61 2 4861 6686
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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“rump steak” (2 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
“great pub” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Royal Hotel | 255 Bong Bong Street, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was great...the servings were huge and delicious. One of our group had a few food allergies that the waiting staff and chef handled with great care and attention. We were in Bowral for two nights and decided to return to the Royal for...More

Thank paulvW6471JI
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family and I come here quite often. The chicken schnitzels are so big that my wife and I share one meal for lunch.Very tasty, and good value.

Thank Geoffrey W
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Its a mans pub with lots of TVs' showing numerous games plus a wall of gambling machines .....and a resturant . The resturant menu comprises of dishes of beef , chicken , lamb and fish served with a not too complicated garnish . We had...More

Thank mlb186643
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The Royal is great for a pop in drink or some tasty food. Sit at the window seats, a great spot for people watching or the goings on of Bong Bong St. the share platters or tasting plates are a favourite

Thank Jessanme
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Service very ordinary. The best mash potato I've ever tasted but i didn't eat the sausages. After one mouthful I new they weren't fresh. Old and reheated. The premises are very clean and nice atmosphere. A little disappointing.

Thank 1sydneysider
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The day after a wedding we attended, we were looking for a relaxing place to have lunch and called into the Royal Hotel. 20 of us ate together and the restaurant catered for us all, without anyone having to wait. The meals were giant sized...More

Thank Larso1
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We love dining at this establishment. The fare is excellent - the steaks are out of this world, always cooked exactly to your liking - and the staff could not be friendlier. The pub has undergone a renovation in recent years and the restaurant area...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Pub has a great honest feel to it. Staff are friendly and the beer is cold. Food was good but not exceptional... it's a pub. Value for money I think.

Thank 20yrstravelling
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a spot of lunch while driving through the lovely Bowral. The royal burger was a standout, patty cooked perfectly, cheese, bacon, mushroom and brioche bun, came with fries. Bloody awesome. Better than some of the burgers in Sydney.

Thank hartland2004
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Part of a group of 16 booked into the main dining room. Discovered they had set us up with 2 different tables which wasn't go to suit us. The staff were very accommodating and we were able to move some things around. The food servings...More

Thank Alain A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$22
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal Hotel | 255 Bong Bong Street, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Southern Highlands  >  Bowral
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4861 6686
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