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Arc of Iris

151 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
+61 8 9757 3112
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic prawns” (44 reviews)
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Italian, International, Mediterranean, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
151 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Arc of Iris
1. Absolutely Superb!
"The staff are super friendly, knowledgeable about the local produce"
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2. local meat
"200g fillet steak, cooked to perfection, and I had the barramundi"
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3. What a find! so unexpected!
"Highly recommended. I had the duck while my partner had the pork belly"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Succulent and very moorish Pork ribs with Hot sauce mmmm. Treat yourself to afters with a freshly made Strawberry & Rhubarb waffle with vanilla bean icecream. Lovely atmosphere outside with a warm blanky for your feet and Great friendly service!!! Excellent food and service

Thank Resort793568
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Great little place in Margaret River. A tasty menu, relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff and a great wine list make this an excellent option for eating in Margaret River. Remember to book in advance as tables go early. And if you are hungry then order the...More

Thank Strollerz
Sarah G, Owner at Arc of Iris, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Our ribeye is becoming a very popular favourite and you obviously discovered why

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic atmosphere. Even better with our host Amber. The food was great. The service r o die for. Thank you Amber for just making the night.

1  Thank Rudi O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

3 lads, hungry after stage 2 of the Cape to Cape MTB race. Good atmosphere, great service. Good menu, and very good wine list. We had steaks and the rack of ribs. Prepared to perfection, good flavour. The local Zinfandel wine was amazing. Well worth...More

Thank 40yoStudent
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Limited menu, not helped by the fact we weren’t offered the specials unlike other diners who arrived after us. I guess the specials weren’t ready yet as we arrived at around 6pm. The duck was very nice and it was a generous portion. We asked...More

Thank Eleanor S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Dinner for two. Duck leg portion on Asian veg with kafir rice, melting crisp pork belly on gorgeously flavoured cabbage with snapping herb flavoured potato wedges with a side of cooked apple. Taste sensations. Large portions. Book and get there early as it’s a popular...More

Thank Grsouthern
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are a group of people interested in wine and food and thoroughly enjoyed our experience at this restaurant. The food was excellent and an extensive wine list was on offer. Excellent service too.

Thank bvonsierakowski
Reviewed 1 week ago

As always,,,,, awesome food, delightful service, signature duck always a go-to and so much more to choose from. Extended premises look and feel great. A locals treasure and a visitors must-do.

Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this gem by pure fluke. Had an amazing dinner of garlic prawns and pasta with crab sauce...delicious. Made reservations for the next night to celebrate my husbands birthday with marrons for the first time. Amazing and the cassata for desert was to die...More

Thank Maeva B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for dinner with friends Friday night. Couldnt fault anything. Everything we ordered from the fillet steak to the marron and the pork ribs were amazing! The atmosphere was warm dim and cosy and the staff wonderfully attentive with a smile. The chefs behind the...More

Thank Chrissy C
Sarah G, Owner at Arc of Iris, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, it is great that our happy staff and atmosphere added to your experience.

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Questions & Answers
7 October 2018|
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Response from Ca87Ned | Reviewed this property |
We don’t have a set time to close the kitchen, it depends on the season and how busy it is on a night and what time the last booking is. If you are unsure, just give us a call. Thanks!
Candice W
12 December 2017|
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Response from Sarah G | Property representative |
Yes, we are. We have our usual a la carte menu. There is a 15$ surcharge for the Public Holiday, rest assured we use it to pay our wonderful staff what they deserve for working Christmas Day. there is a minimum charge of $75... More
9 October 2016|
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Response from Sarah G | Property representative |
Apologies for the delay! we only check this page every few days. This will be fine but, can you send us an email address so we can confirm that back to you? I cannot send you our email address as it will not let me include... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$46
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 Bussell Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Margaret River Region  >  Margaret River
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9757 3112
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We are Margaret Rivers oldest restaurant! and have been delighting both locals and visitors for over 26 years! Our look is character and eclectic although we have an extensive refurb planned for this winter (sept 2018) and our focus is all on the food, wine and service bringing you an unrivalled experience. We specialise in luxury cuts of free range meat with local wines, fresh seafood and Italian pasta as well as that famous Duck and Pork and that sought after 800g prime ribeye steak. With a reputation for excellent food and welcoming service, you'll find us at the top end of the main street in Margaret River and we are currently open from 5pm Tuesday to Saturday. We are Fully licensed and our great wine list is drawn from Margaret River local wineries. If you're looking for an exceptional dining experience to bring you back time and time again join us at The Arc of Iris and discover why we have been around for 26 years when so many others come and go.
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