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Paradise Valley Hotel

) #5 of 12 Restaurants in Emerald €€ - €€€ , ,
249 Belgrave-Gembrook Rd | Dandenongs, Emerald, Victoria 3782, Australia
+61 3 5968 4037
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good39%
  • Average25%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“pizza” (4 reviews)
“pork belly” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian
€€ - €€€
249 Belgrave-Gembrook Rd | Dandenongs, Emerald, Victoria 3782, Australia
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

We struggled to find somewhere open for Tuesday lunch which offered a nice view on a lovely sunny winters day. Chose Paradise Valley hotel. Had been there before a couple of years ago and had not been overly impressed. This time the food was wonderful....More

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Went with friends to the Paradise Valley Hotel (also known locally as the Clematis Pub) and decided not to dine in the bistro, but at the bar. The menu was similar but cheaper. The bar was half full and some vacant tables and we made...More

Thank Rooboy2014
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The Paradise is located at Clematis, near Emerald, in the Dandenong Ranges, not far from Melbourne. The views, the bird life, and the passing Puffing Billy railway line are a magnet for locals and visitors alike. It is therefore particularly sad that the current owners...More

1  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely evening while on a Tree Break in the Dandenong Ranges. The staff in the bistro provided friendly and attentive service. We ordered off the specials board: under $20 - Our meals were good quality and well presented. We would definitely come...More

Thank Neale M
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Paradise Valley for the last 5 years, we hadn't been for a while so decided to go last night. I ordered the open Souvlaki which was on the specials board, it was a disgrace 6 tiny pieces of meat and...More

1  Thank Black P
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Large open pub with stunning views over the gardens and the Puffing Billy railway line. Also serves food.

Thank theceilihouse
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The covered decking area is lovely with views of puffing billy going past. The menu is expensive for lunch with only the soup being under $10.00. There were two table of 10 ahead of us with the ordering and while we ordered at 12.45 the...More

Thank M M
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch on a Saturday. Nit many people in for 1pm but food was quite good. Had bangers(sausages) and mash and very good. Partner had tandoori pizza which was lovely. Staff were quite attentive. Prices not too bad and menu had a good...More

1  Thank Bazbazoo
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and I stopped in for a late lunch, expecting just another pub bistro. But this place is different. There is an enclosed deck with a natural Australian bush setting. I ordered the porterhouse steak, my partner ordered the pork ribs. The steak was...More

2  Thank robtl1000
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Staff are not very accommodating. View of dirty windows full of dead bugs was a let down. Big chunk of plastic in salad - told waitress who did not seem to care. Went to pay and still charged for the salad (not even a discount)...More

3  Thank AN0218
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
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: 249 Belgrave-Gembrook Rd | Dandenongs, Emerald, Victoria 3782, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Yarra Valley  >  Emerald
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5968 4037
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