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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” (17 reviews)
“duck” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
58 Riddoch St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Omg have heard lots about this restaurant and finally got there. The place is lovely the staff professional and friendly. The food is fantastic the best duck ever. Would definitely return. Only complaint is no rose by the glass. Very impressed

Thank Joy V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our last night in Penola and ate at Pipers of Penola, what a lovely place to eat, the staff was lovely, service was spot on and the meal was so enjoyable.

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great night with fantastic food and amazing service . Nothing could be faulted. The steak was to die for !!’

Thank David T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Six of us had dinner at Pipers which a former Methodist Church on the last night of a trip to western Victoria/southeast South Australia. It's not what you would call cheap but the menu and prices are displayed outside so you are able to decide...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to dine at Piper's whilst on our wine tour of the Coonawarra. We had heard good things about this restaurant and it did not disappoint. The room is a lovely converted church, tastefully decorated with spaciously placed tables. We had starters of scallops,...More

Thank George D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant in the Coonawarra region, in the town of Penola. Great wine list and entrees. Fantastic service.

Thank Noza01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined here with friends on a Thursday evening. Absolutely wonderful food, service and ambience. How great to see an old building reborn into a classic fine dining restaurant. Highly recommended

Thank jill b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you arrive at Pipers Restaurant at Penola it is an old church renovated the interior is elegant and beautiful fine dining was our experience, a group of us dined there and could not fault the service, food and choice of wines. Everyone who attend...More

Thank Ross K
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Spectacular dinner with inspiring wine lost dominated by local offerings... Do yourself a favour & try the entree Gnocchi - incredible! Wine list is brilliant - even the much loathed by the glass offerings are top shelf!! Do not visit this region without dining here!!

Thank Swervington
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Pipers of Penola provided one of the best dining experiences I have had. The food was delicious, the wine list extensive, the surroundings comfortable and the service was impeccable. I wish I lived closer so I could return.

Thank Dale M
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
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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