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The Blue Gum Hotel

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55 Pacific Hwy | 2641, Waitara, Hornsby, New South Wales 2077, Australia
+61 2 9489 3220
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (51 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
55 Pacific Hwy | 2641, Waitara, Hornsby, New South Wales 2077, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Parking facilities were ample, atmosphere was happy an relaxed, Food was creative And beautifully cooked. Taste in the meat was flavoursome and fish was very tasty

Thank Judith C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked a table on a busy Saturday night. All our meals came out without too much of a wait considering how busy this place is. We ordered a prosciutto pizza to share which was great. We also shared the beetroot and goats cheese...More

Thank kerrie g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal here - all four of us had well-sized, tasty portions; the variety of dishes on offer is good. Bottled or draught beer available. Being smokers, we enjoyed being able to sit outdoors for our pre-meal drinks. Staff were friendly. Recommended for...More

Thank Chimbie
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I am not sure why people keep bothering with the Blue Gum. The menu is very limited and overpriced. It is mostly pub staples done in a well presented but basic way. I have had a good fish meal there but there are better options...More

Thank ivalee9
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The restaurant seating in this place has not been updated for 25 years. The meals are on the expensive side for a pub and the quality has deteriorated. It used to be excellent now only fair. We have been going here for 30 years and...More

Thank donbconway
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Ive been here a few times for drinks and dinner. Food is decent but its a bit too expensive. Its not Surry Hills.. Service at the bar was also bad. 2 different girls served me for drinks and they both looked very unhappy and were...More

Thank Tony_99x
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Had dinner here last night. I have been there many times before. Bit disappointed that the "cook your own steak" option is gone. But great credit to the kitchen staff!! Food was real value!! Only disappointment was the Male toilets which are inside the eating...More

Thank sudu69
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Really popular spot. Lots of room and good selection of pub food. Good wine list for a pub. I had lambs shanks and my friend had fillet steak. Yummy

Thank Shelley F
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic family friendly venue that caters to all. Food is always delicious and the staff are more than helpful! The colouring in for the kids is great and always enough high chairs for the little ones. Definitely recommend!

Thank Danny L
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I ordered the pumpkin ravioli and wasn't a fan. Heavy on the pine nuts, light on the pumpkin, which was scattered in the form of odd little cubes. It was okay but not worth $24.

Thank Daniel D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Pacific Hwy | 2641, Waitara, Hornsby, New South Wales 2077, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Hornsby  >  Waitara
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9489 3220
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On the corner of Unwin Road
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