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The Palmwoods Hotel

) #3 of 12 Restaurants in Palmwoods $$ - $$$ , ,
28 - 34 Main Street, Palmwoods, Queensland 4555, Australia
+61 1300 725 696
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 - 34 Main Street, Palmwoods, Queensland 4555, Australia
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are Palmwoods locals and have been to this tavern a number of times but have only eaten there twice. We decided we would have dinner (Friday night) after a big week at work. The food was horrible, woke up thinking what a waste of...More

Thank Paula M
Management response:Responded yesterday

Hi Paula, I sincerely apologise for your disappointing experience and am saddened to hear about these grievances. We would love an opportunity to resolve these issues raised and give you the experience you deserve. If you could please contact me either on 5445 9003 or...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Palmy pub is a great spot for lunch or dinner. The place is quite big on the inside so even on a busy Friday night you can still find a table although its a good idea to book before you go. The menu has...More

Thank Liam R
Management response:Responded yesterday

Hi Liam, Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed the hotel and looking forward to see you again regularly in the future. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Palmwoods is lovely and the hotel is open and fresh looking. There are plenty of places to sit and have a drink or a meal. There is a small kids play area which our kids enjoyed. I had the seafood basket which was great. All...More

Thank bmam
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Bmam, Thanks for the kind words. We're glad we could provide you with pleasant dining experience and that your little ones enjoyed our kids room. See you again soon. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dining out in Australia can sometimes be a bit of a hit or miss affair, not if you visit here. it was a definite hit. It's no wonder the famous chicken parmigiani is famous, it was absolutely gorgeous. The fish and chips were exceedingly good...More

Thank Lapwings
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lapwings, Thank you for choosing our venue and we're glad we could provide the experience you were looking for. I will make sure to pass on your kudos to Mandy. See you again soon. Regards Graham

Reviewed 10 June 2017

We have visit the Palmwoods Hotel on a number of occasions and have always found the service great. Since the recent alterations to the bar area it has made the venue more homely and user friendly. The staff are also very obliging.

Thank sobota
Management response:Responded 14 June 2017

Hi Sobota, Great to hear from you. We're so glad you have enjoyed our venue, service and staff on multiple occasions. Can't wait to se you on your next visit. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Great old Pub (over !00yrs ) with a very moden style about it ,great food and the best chicken palmy you will find ,live entertainment every weekend and country music once a month the Palmy now has a rewards program to its a great place...More

Thank Nobster2
Management response:Responded 1 June 2017

Hi Nobster, Thanks for the review. Don't think I could've said it better myself. Next time you're in ask for Graham so I can say G'day. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Family of 6 for evening meal. Restaurant very busy but service was excellent. I ordered the vegetable lasagne and I could not fault it. Definitely the best I've ever tasted. Daughter had kids steak and chips and she commented that was "awesome".More

Thank Karen S
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Karen, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm glad we maintained our great customer service in this busy period. Good to hear you and your daughter loved the food. You will have to come back for your daughter to check out...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were returning from Maleny after a big day and decided to try the Palmwoods Hotel for dinner, as recommended by family. The upstairs area appears to have been refurbished and as we had arrived a few minutes early for the bistro opening at 5.30pm,...More

1  Thank Ozzie54
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Ozzie, Glad you were impressed by our Parmi's at the Palmy, our staff and our recent renovation. Our Parmi's are definitely something we pride ourselves on! I'm glad we could live up to our reputation and hope that we will see you again in...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

I have been to Palmwoods hotel for a meal about a dozen times over the last few years and have always had a good meal, a big menu with PLENTY of choice and BIG portions. Good service

Thank Ed M
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Ed, Wow! A dozen times over the last few weeks. Thank you so much for your continual patronage and kind words. Looking forward to seeing you for visit 13. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Big Hotel with numerous options on lower and upper floors. Very busy weekend with a festival on, staff were struggling to keep up but they did very well considering. Our Calamari and chips were tasty and well cooked. We've had a full lunch here previously...More

Thank DonnaH939
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Donna, Thanks for your comments. Yes it was a very busy day and we thank you for your patience on the day. Can't wait to see you again in our neck of the woods. Regards, Graham

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 - 34 Main Street, Palmwoods, Queensland 4555, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Palmwoods
  • Phone Number: +61 1300 725 696
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