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The Crafers Hotel

€€ - €€€, , Gluten Free Options
4 Main St | SA 5152, Crafers, South Australia 5152, Australia
+61 8 8339 2050
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (22 reviews)
“creme brulee” (5 reviews)
“prawn curry” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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4 Main St | SA 5152, Crafers, South Australia 5152, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We consider this to be our 'local' now. They have just completed some brilliant renovations and have retain the character of the property. We have eaten here on numerous occasions and have yet to be disappointed. We tend to order from the front bar counter...More

Thank Tina J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently enjoyed a great lunch at the Crafers Hotel. The look and décor of the restaurant area is great and would suit either a drizzly cold day or a warm sunny day. Service was very efficient - special mention to Matt our waiter who was...More

Thank LovetoDine1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gem in the Hills, with everything you'd expect from a country Pub.Open fires, good wine list and excellent food. Plenty of good beer on tap (a little pricey) Worth the drive up the freeway.

Thank Brenton R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Celebrate Father's Day at crafters hotel today . Food was outstanding ,staff fabulous. Special thank you to matt.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited this Hotel on many occasions with family and friends and it never disappointing,great food and service highly recommended keep up the good work.

Thank mariolibrandi
Julie P, Owner at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear mariolibrandi, thank you so much for your loyal and frequent patronage. It's really wonderful to hear that people return to find our meals and service of a consistently high standard. See you soon! Cheers Julie Peter

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here a fee times over the years and it was always a bit tired and ordinary. The old lady's had a makeover and now she's simply gorgeous. Very elegant, cosy decor - club chairs and exposed brick with mood lighting - and oh...More

1  Thank Romanygrrl01
Julie P, Owner at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Romanygrrl01, thank you so much for visiting after what would have to be a few years. Lovely that you've found this old lady in her new capacity as the best pub in the Hills! Well, we think so... I'm so pleased your steak was...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Divine hotel, they've just had quality renovation befitting this beautiful Adelaide Hills pub. Great friendly team, with consistently good service. Meals are flavorsome, hearty and always thoughtfully prepared. Of special note is the bowl of chips, it's a generous serve and delicious. Beaut friendly atmosphere,...More

1  Thank Kaz780_11
Julie P, Owner at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kaz780_11, our pub would not be the same without our loyal and enthusiastic patrons such as yourself! It's always a joy to hear that people return for our meals, ambience, wine and service. Thank you for your loyal support and I hope your next...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined on a cold Hills evening, and even though it was a Tuesday the place was very busy. The open fires make for a welcoming first impression on such a night! We ate in the restaurant section. One diner felt his medium steak was...More

Thank Ida A
Julie P, Owner at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ida A, thank you for dining with us on a cold but busy Tuesday evening. Lovely to hear that you enjoyed your meals and our open fires, and hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Julie Peter

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Had a weekend away with some mates, and stopped for dinner at Crafers Hotel. WOW, what a wine list, and Leena the sommelier was amazing. Not only was their a great representation of the local SA wines, their were some of the best French wines...More

Thank JohnMosman
Julie P, Owner at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear JohnMosman,thank you so much for popping in for dinner with your mates. It's always lovely when people discover our extensive wine cellar, complimented by Liinaa's outstanding somm service. So pleased you enjoyed your meals and time spent in our hotel. Hope to see you...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Frequent visitor to this hotel. Have never had a bad meal...always good . The vibe is warm and welcoming and staff excellent

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Julie P, Owner at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your patronage and kind review! See you again soon! Cheers Julie Peter

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Duncan R
19 March 2017|
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Response from Julie P | Property representative |
Hon Duncan, just smart casual is nice for our dining rooms. We have a front bar where we don't mind tanks and thongs, but our dining room is a little more sophisticated. Thanks and hope to see you! Cheers Julie peter
Karel P
10 March 2017|
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Response from Robyn M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I can't help with the menu. We liked the selection.
Stephen E
30 October 2016|
Response from Julie P | Property representative |
Hi Stephen, yes absolutely bring your wine. We have corkage which off the top of head I think is $20/bottle. Sorry not be sure. Happy birthday! Julie Peter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Main St | SA 5152, Crafers, South Australia 5152, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide Hills  >  Crafers
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8339 2050
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