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Telegraph Hotel Restaurant

) #7 of 382 Restaurants in Geelong €€ - €€€ International, ,
2 Pakington St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
+61 3 5222 2471
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (20 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
International, Wine Bar, Gastropub, Bar, Asian, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2 Pakington St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

High quality hotel food with service to back it up. Very well designed bar and eating areas, with high end fittings that show the attention to detail from the owners. Well oiled business in good location with parking.

Thank Nearlyjt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A truly beautiful restaurant (minus the seemingly endless construction works), the relaxed ambience of this restaurant is a treat to diners. Meals, though somewhat pricey, are spectacularly presented, and give a touch of fine dining while the world bustles on around you. And although portion...More

Thank Tara M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told we could get a good meal at the Telegraph Hotel. We went with friends,we didn't book so we missed out on a table in the restaurant area. We were taken around near the bar, I was impressed how nice the decor is....More

Thank SusanS206
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was great and reasonably priced. we dropped in for lunch and ordered the express lunch with a complimentary chardonnay. Both the lunch and the wine were much better than we expected and great value. The meals were prepared and presented with care! Great...More

Thank Wiley S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had half a dozen oysters as starters and the pork belly dish as a main. My partner had the slow cooked beef cheeks. Both cooked to perfection and very flavoursome.The cauliflower puree and dutch honey carrots were divine. Yummy, yummy, yummy. You will not be...More

Thank cmorphy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Better than expected! It doesn't look like much from the outside but came in for a weekday express lunch. $21.90 got me a shiraz and a 200g scotch fillet. The dish was fairly simple but executed well. Those crispy chat potatoes with the steak, bacon,...More

Thank brandothepig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us went to the telegraph last night. What a great looking hotel. The decor is fantastic with lots of warmth coming from the fires and the staff. The wines are great but it is a shame about the food. I order the...More

Thank Vicki P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Telegraph always impresses with its friendly and attentive staff. The meals are excellent, and Thursday night oysters are a real treat.

Thank Dataanya
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We were lucky to get in such is this places popularity. Menu was extensive - food was as expected. Waitress was attentive and allocated to our table by a head waiter!! Décor and ambience - could've been I a five star restaurant. Would go again...More

Thank Stuart L
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Great food and service. Loved the spare ribs, gnocchi, beef cheeks. Don't miss the Creme brûlée. We will drive from Ballarat willingly for dinner at the Telegraph in the future.

Thank Jane24-Ballarat
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Jeremy C
21 August 2015|
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there's lots of space for groups
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
International, Wine Bar, Gastropub, Bar, Asian, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Pakington St, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5222 2471
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This pub has had a complete makeover about six months ago. They've done a great job doing up the building inside and the food and service are amazing.
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