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Kookaburra Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Gastropub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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125-127 Grampians Rd, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381, Australia
+61 3 5356 4222
Today
18:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 18:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 00:00
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Slough, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived at the Bistro as an option to our hotel restaurant. First thing for travellers is if its busy you get asked if you booked a table, which we hadn't. So future eaters need to book. We did get a table and the food was very good, the drink was very good and got us in the mood for... More 

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adelaide
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice service. Somehow need to work on their door system so not quite as many flies can enter the dining room. Haven't eaten with so many flies in a dining room before. Food was good, varied menu. The environment was quiet easy to have table conversation. A little pricey for pub fare but the family enjoyed it. Loved the ice... More 

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Thank mnpablue
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to stop over when driving thru Halls Gap. Friendly staff & quiet atmosphere. Menu prices a bit high but all the same delicious.

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Thank Elite54
Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great pub, lovely atmosphere and friendly staff, we had dinner there, the food was great but a tad pricey, $38 for a pub steak is Sydney prices.

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Thank Halfflight
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for New Year's Eve dinner food was amazing if they had a band we would have stayed longer into the night

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Thank Leigh M
Adelaide, Australia
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74 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us enjoyed our meals at the Kookaburra. We all had something different and we were all happy with our choices. Meal sizes were very generous. They aren't cheap but not what I would call expensive. I put them in the higher end price for a very good pub meal (around $30). We also had a bottle of local... More 

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Thank Mignon C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this bistro, and was looking at the menu in the glass case on the wall. The owner was outside cleaning up the patio tiles from the rain. She told us it was advisable to make a booking as they were filling up fast. We made a booking for 6.30pm. Later when we came down the bistro, we were greeted... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First review and decided to do so as wasn't sure what to expect from this place but I was pleasently surprized when I arrived. I enjoyed my meal greatly. A pub meal with flair! Would come here again and will recommend to my friends.

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Thank Julien M
Melbourne, Australia
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53 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As an extended family group the staff tried hard to find a table to suit us although we hadn't booked nd it was quite busy. We were very happy with the bistro (eat & drink and pay later) arrangements as we regularly went back for more drinks. The food was tasty but (in comparison to Melbourne) a little high priced..

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where do you go when you cant decide between fine dining or a pub meal in the middle of the bush. The Kookaburra of course. Gorgeous place with super friendly attentive staff. We chose homemade asparagus soup, delicious, just like oma used to make in Europe, followed by two Italian dishes, duck risotto & ragout, both were delicious, showing off... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Cuisine
Gastropub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125-127 Grampians Rd, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Grampians  >  Halls Gap
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5356 4222

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