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Pipers of Penola

58 Riddoch St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
+61 8 8737 3999
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (19 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
“potatoes” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
58 Riddoch St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful evening. The food was delicious. We shared an octopus starter, mains was fish again and the dessert was to die for - a choc type cheesecake. Service was friendly and reasonably paced. We would go there again if we were in...More

Thank Martyncaswell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were two couples in Penola for two nights and had found this restaurant in Trip Adviser. It was located at the other end of town from where we were staying and in between on our first evening we felt quite alone as the town...More

Thank StephenR285
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i pre booked pipers from my laptop in UK prior to visiting and what a good call,, you wont get in if not pre booked as its small but busy.. greeting,service, food and drink was second to none... Cheap its not ,but quality it is......More

Thank simonboley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We last visited in late 2014.. This time we took our friends along as well and were a table of five. I chose the octopus salad followed by the filet of steak. Both were executed beautifully. The octopus being a stand out dish. Our friends...More

Thank aholyman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pipers of Penola serve delicious meals & have a great selection of wine. Our group had an amazing dining experience, & will definitely return!!

Thank staceyw630
Reviewed 18 January 2018

This restaurant is wrong on so many levels but lets start with the wait staff in particular the chef's wife who clearly either does not really like the restaurant business or simply was having a bad day, but simply put her attitude was poor from...More

Thank paulcardio
Reviewed 11 January 2018

From outside its an old church. Inside its a small restaurant with 10 tables. Believe me, it was the best dinner we had in Australia. So, service was elegant and polite, atmosphere is cozy, but the truth is the food. Gnocchi on the bed of...More

Thank Emre Y
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Had an incredible dinner at Piper’s of Penola and were blown away with the beautiful food. Service was fantastic too from Erika and another lady. Always with a smile. The food was excellent- we ate the scallops and kingfish for entree plus 3 our of...More

Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The venue is beautiful, silver service exceptional and the food was mind blowing my good. The scallop sashimi melted in your mouth and the eye fillet was sensational

Thank Didi C
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous little restaurant pipers of Penola is! We had looked at reviews and been recommended by some local wineries. Did not disappoint! We started with the scallops and the kingfish and shared these. Yum, yum! Then had the eye fillet and the duck...More

Thank KarenLL29
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Questions & Answers
2 January 2018|
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Response from Erika B | Property representative |
Yes we will, as it is a Friday. We are closed on Sundays and Mondays. Would you like to book a table?
11 April 2016|
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Response from mjshort | Reviewed this property |
Pipers is normally open for dinner Tuesday through Saturday and shut on Sunday and Monday. So, I don't think they will be open on Anzac Day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Riddoch St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Penola
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8737 3999
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