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Sarins Bar & Restaurant

Port Lincoln Hotel | 1 Lincoln Hwy, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
+61 8 8621 2000
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“paella” (12 reviews)
“abalone” (10 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
DETAILS
Port Lincoln Hotel | 1 Lincoln Hwy, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
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1 - 10 of 307 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

After a very long day, we were welcomed by a friendly hostess and served promptly. The meal was excellent and so was dessert. A bit pricy but well worth the splurge once in a while.

Thank flashover28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice food, especially the seafood. Service also very good and a good wine list, not too expensive.Very popular so book ahead. The battered whiting was better than the grilled, go figure?!

Thank Drew M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was staying at the Port Lincoln Hotel and had dinner here later on night after arriving back from diving. The mixed seafood starter is great choice if you want to try a little bit of all the local delicacies and the salt & pepper...More

Thank Abana87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had an amazing seafood Paella . Would recommend. Great staff. Fantastic views of Boston Bay. Pretty cool sports bar for the horse racing enthusiasts.More

Thank Andrew00000
portlincolnhotel, Public Relations Manager at Sarins Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Andrew00000 Thank you for review on TripAdvisor. I am so pleased you had a wonderful dining experience with us. We strive to exceed our customers expectations, I am so happy we exceeded yours. Thank you once again, we look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coffin Bay oysters good. My King George whiting ( grilled) very disappointing, served limp over a very ordinary potato concoction. My wife has an OK squid dish. Wine list and service all good.More

Thank Russ1625
portlincolnhotel, Public Relations Manager at Sarins Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Russ1625 Thank you for sharing your review. I apologise we missed the mark when you visited us, our seafood dishes are very popular and its disappointing to read you did not enjoy yours. We do recommend giving feedback on the night by letting our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a delicious dinner! Seated by the window with a nice view of the ocean. The restaurant was very busy due to Easter weekend and a car racing event on, nevertheless the service was timely and friendly. We shared a seafood platter for one and...More

Thank Alora_theexplorer
portlincolnhotel, Public Relations Manager at Sarins Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Alora_theexplorer. Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I am so happy you had a wonderful dinning experience with us in Sarins. With live music every Friday and Saturday nights, it is a great spot to come and experience amazing local produce, live music...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were delightful and accommodating. Asked for seafood platter gluten free and they were more than willing to make changes to suit my dietary requirements. Was the best seafood platter we've had in years. Will definitely come back on our next visit to Port Lincoln....More

Thank kupyjnr
portlincolnhotel, Public Relations Manager at Sarins Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear kupyjnr Thank you for sharing you review on TripAdvisor. I am so pleased you had a wonderful experience with us in Sarins. We strive to exceed our customers expectations and I am so happy we exceed yours. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had the pleasure of dining in Sarins Bar & Restaurant with family from overseas. The service was ok. As they provide table service for meals and drinks we found it disappointing that one of our guests did not receive their drink. As there was...More

1  Thank panda8882016
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I stayed in Port Lincoln Hotel and hence chose to eat at Sairins. The food choice and quality is good, nice environment and professionally trained staff. Booking is recommended to play safe as they can be full on several days a week, especially as wedding...More

Thank lucy123115
portlincolnhotel, Public Relations Manager at Sarins Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear lucy123115 Thank you for sharing your review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your experience with us in Sarins. We can be quite busy at times and bookings are recommended. We also have Sharkys our "sports bar" available for a causal bar meal. Thank...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Fishy indeed, in beautiful Port Lincoln. The food - 3 to 4 stars. Ok 4. My entree was 3 - the abalone soup - the only abalone on the menu, which was a disappointment. The next course which was a mixture of fish, shells too...More

Thank Blanchard
portlincolnhotel, Public Relations Manager at Sarins Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Blanchard Thank you for sharing you review on TripAdvisor. I am so pleased to read you had a wonderful experience with us in Sarins. Benji is a very valued member of our team - I will pass on your very kind words to him....More

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Sarahrichards2be
It says vegetarian friendly .... Does anyone know what kind of things they do please ??
3 September 2016|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
They do have vegetarian meals, quite a few in actual fact.
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khalia2015
Do you cater for vegan people?
22 October 2015|
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Response from Andy T | Reviewed this property |
To be honist I don't know if they do but as they seem to be very accommodating in every way just ask them by phone I am sure they would be able to supply
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$56
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 22:00
Monday
06:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 22:00
Thursday
06:00 - 22:00
Friday
06:00 - 22:00
Saturday
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port Lincoln Hotel | 1 Lincoln Hwy, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Port Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8621 2000
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Port Lincoln Hotel
Description
Sarin's Restaurant at the Port Lincoln Hotel offers a modern menu highlighting locally caught seafood, along with other fresh produce and culinary delights from Eyre Peninsula.

Entree choices range from fresh Coffin Bay Oysters to our famous Tuna or Kingfish Rosettes (sashimi) through to vegetarian and gluten free options.

Main course beef fillets, King George Whiting, Seafood Paella, vegetarian dishes and sides, make this the ideal location for a business or leisure dinner.

Matched with fine desserts, excellent wine list and friendly staff - Sarin's Restaurant, or Sarin's casual dining area and outdoor seating is a must visit while in Port Lincoln.