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Gilgai Tavern

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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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12 Porter Street, Kalbarri, Kalbarri National Park, Western Australia 6536, Australia
+61 8 9937 1968
10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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Perth, Australia
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108 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a tidy nice and friendly country pub. The food is good. Typical pub-grub but not disappointing. Easy, nice, relaxed ! Nothing to whinge about at all.

Thank Trevor J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent friendly staff. Awesome band and good variety of locals and tourists. Great drinks, everything reasonably priced. I lost my ring there, called in the next day to which they had it behind the bar for me, thank you for your honesty. Would definitely go back.

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Liphook, United Kingdom
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313 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a meal when the power was out all over Kalbarri (the Tavern has its own generator). We all opted for the fish and chips - which were well cooked and ate very well. One of us had room for a pudding (don't ask, it must be the hollow legs!) - a surprisingly extensive list available, including pecan pie with... More 

Thank familytravel4x4
Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Australia
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for lunch and a cold drink and I must say the meals are very good, slightly to big but that's my only complaint. Typical pub fare at very good prices. Well done.

Secret Harbour, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked in with low expectations for a take away fish and chips for the family... We were all blown away with the best fish and chips and calamari we have had in years!! I would highly recommend giving it a try. Staff were all friendly and accommodating. Thank you Gilgai Tavern for topping off our holiday with a great meal!!!

Thank GP-AP-CP
West Country
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128 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What appeared to be just a Pub we were surprised by the quality of the food Paul behind the bar was a star and the customers very friendly and some entertaining one afternoon. The food was well prepared, with generous portions the staff made you feel welcome and the first evening there was a good friendly pub atmosphere, we eat... More 

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devon uk
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133 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

we were only in kalbarri for one night and had our evening meal in this establishment which is situated in the centre of the small town.the food we had was superb freshly cooked and very large portions.the man behind the bar was very friendly and obviously loved his job.really enjoyed our visit.

Thank tounsley
Perth, Australia
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64 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

A great location to unwind and enjoy a pint and a good meal. Good choices for the kids meals but unfortunately there is no area or room for young kids that get bored to run around and play.

Thank Darren V
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We are here with our 2 sons one is soy and milk intolerance and everywhere we have been he has had to only have chips. He was very happy to see grilled chicken and chips on the children's menu. All our food was cooked to perfection and we would reccomend to everyone.

Thank VikkiShields
Karratha, Australia
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We had the smaller serve seafood platter which was massive. Shared between two people, would order again for sure!

Thank neike93

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Porter Street, Kalbarri, Kalbarri National Park, Western Australia 6536, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Kalbarri National Park  >  Kalbarri
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9937 1968
Great Service, Great Food and Great Value. Family Friendly Tavern with stunning views from our verandahs.
We are owner / operators of a small business and work very hard to provide a personal and positive experience for our customers. We like to think we do this well, but we do get it wrong every once in a while. If you have a problem with our service, please approach any of the staff, you can be assured we will deal with any problem quickly and efficiently.

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