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Tower Hotel Bistro

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Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary
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621 Magill Rd | Tower Hotel, Magill, Burnside, South Australia 5072, Australia
+61 8 8331 3098
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Was not real happy here, service was below average, menu was mainly hamburgers, and they weren't great, (I love hamburgers) not a lot to choose from for a pub either, just didn't have a nice feel over all!

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Thank Sally F
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well this was the first time here. We were with friends for dinner in the restaurant it was really good I had the chicken and my other half had the scotch fillet it wad really good our friends ordered other meals equally as good . Great pub food goid prices .Wine list was small but enough. Good pricing here too.... More 

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Thank Suzanne S
Adelaide, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just read Katie Bs review and she had plastic in her salad!!! Omg I nearly choked badly on a sharp piece of hard plastic in my oily salad which scratched the back of my throat. I complained to manager and when he went into the kitchen to show the chef, I saw the chef laugh it off like it... More 

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Thank natashalexandra
Adelaide, Australia
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such potential, such missed opportunity - the management of the Tower Hotel needs to take a long, hard look at themselves because while you have put lipstick on the pig - it's still a pig. Your staff could do with some customer service training, like learning how to remove dirty glasses from tables as customers leave, wiping down tables, greeting... More 

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Thank Kelly K
Adelaide, Australia
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55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely good venue especially when the weather is good. Serves we're big. Good value for money. Service was good as well

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Thank SanjayChandiramani
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a family birthday dinner on Sunday the 9thh of April and from the start of the experince the customer service was poor and got worse as the evening progressed. When arriving in the dinning area we were not greeted or seated although we had a booking for 11 peoole, we then looked for a staff memeber and were... More 

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Thank Katherine R
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109 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haven't been here for over a year, but wasn't terribly impressed. Have heard this have improved, so we decided to try again. Though not brilliant, it was much better. Will return.

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Thank Anthony S
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a family birthday dinner.....from the start the customer service was poor and progressively worsened as the evening continued. On arrival, not a staff member was keen to meet, greet or seat us, despite our booking for 11 x people. Once our table was located, we were met by disgusting, sticky table menus, not offered the kid's menu for... More 

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3 Thank Roo B
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had seen the sign many times, so just had to stop. Had the (cheap) bacon and eggs dish. Was enormous, and couldn't eat it all. Great place to sit outside and watch the bikes start their going up Norton Summit. Coffee was fairly good as well

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Thank Steve W
Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Would not go back! Bad service and disgusting over-priced poorly present food. We ordered 3 burgers and a salad cpuld not finish any of the food. We left and went somewhere else for dinner. May look nicer since the renovations but the food its horrible

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 621 Magill Rd | Tower Hotel, Magill, Burnside, South Australia 5072, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Burnside  >  Magill
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8331 3098
Description
This is a suburban hotel bistro which offers value-for-money wholesome meals for lunch and dinner, with a traditional Australian hotel "all you can eat" salad bar.

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