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Lorne Hotel Bistro

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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Mountjoy Parade, Lorne, Victoria 3232, Australia
+61 3 5289 1409
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Melbourne
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91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a family meal here. A bit pricy for a pub meal but the food was pretty good and the serves were very generous. If I was to be critical the desserts weren't great. Give the ice cream a miss.

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Melbourne
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104 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We enjoyed some nice wine and a great view while having dinner. Food service was quick and enjoyed the whole experience.

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Thank B1RD1EMelbourne
Mannheim, Germany
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had here our dinner which was Chicken parmigiana, it was delicious and I wish I could eat again the Chargrilled Prawns which we have chosen as appetizer. Our table had a nice view of the ocean, it was a great evening! :)

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Thank Judit S
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch at the hotel today. Terrible food. My parma was the worst - chicken was dry, no napoli sauce, cheese burnt. Couldn't even eat it! Husband had the fish which he said was below average. Plus, it was expensive. Go for a drink and the view only!

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Thank Kerri M
Paris, France
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take away the fantastic location and this place has nothing to offer. The food prices are outrageous. I had the 'special' hamburger. The burgers ARE better at Hungry Jacks - and a quarter the price! My wife had the souvlaki- thrown on to the plate with about as much care as everything else in this tired old pub. Had to... More 

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Thank Bj101
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11 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best buffalo wings and calamari dish we have ever had! Indoor and outdoor roof top seating options. Great views over the beach.

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Thank Smiley K
East Fremantle, Australia
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86 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

had the Pork belly in the bistro overlooking the bay and service was great,food good although not a large serve and view was fantastic as was the local wine

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Thank David E
Alton, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We both had the curry - very tasty and slightly hot. It was an enormous portion - filled us up. Great views from the eating level overlooking the bay.

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Thank bluecardholder
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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162 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent Australia Day at the Lorne Hotel and quite enjoyed the experience. The menu and pricing were comparable with other restaurants in town and the meals were really nice. We didn't have the seafood platter but saw others with it and it looked amazing. Service was also good. I would definitely go back.

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Melbourne, Australia
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84 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are avid travellers and diners and rarely, in fact, i can't remember ever returning a meal but i must say this place is probably one of the worst places i have eaten at. The menu didn't have a great variety to choose from compared to a lot of other hotels but i thought a chicken parm was an easy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mountjoy Parade, Lorne, Victoria 3232, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Lorne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5289 1409

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?