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Pipers of Penola

58 Riddoch St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
+61 8 8737 3999
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • 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 4 days ago

As a once or twice a year visitor we were not disappointed with Pipers, which could compete in any company. Service is helpful, the wine list comprehensive, well chosen and well priced and the food consistently great. The chef seems to have the ability to...More

Thank GreyJW
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had dinner here on our last night in Coonawarra Glad we had booked as restaurant did fill up Service was very attentive Good extensive wine list Menu was delicious Entree we had pate and kingfish - both very good Mains Eye fillet and Duck...More

Thank kirstyjb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely not the cheapest place to eat in Penola but if your staying there worth a visit. Scallop sashimi as a stater followed by roasted “thousand guineas” eye fillet which was probably one of the best steaks I’ve ever had. Amazing wine list and as...More

Thank mat_richardson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of visiting this local restaurant, dinner was delicious, service impeccable & impressive.

Reviewed 4 weeks 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 9 February 2018

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 5 February 2018

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 23 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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