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Pig & Whistle Tavern

) #5 of 17 Restaurants in Olinda €€ - €€€ , British,
1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
9751 2366
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went here with a large group of friends. Initially given the outdoor area but moved inside after a mistake with the booking. Meal was slow to come out and some of our group were eating dessert before we had the main. I had the...More

Thank Kobe19
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very very disappointed in what was a complete and utter waist of money and time. Booked a month in advance to be told we could have 3pm to be THEN told on arrival there was no turkey?? With an option of Risotto or beef? place...More

Thank kingsman69
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent service and value for money,the meal was really nice, cooked to perfection and served piping hot. I had the sweet potato soup, the turkey with I think I counted six vegetables and the plum pudding with custard and ice cream. Very generous serves, I...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had lunch here on weekend, initial impression was good but the wait staff became annoying very quickly with their constant prompting for us to order. Menu is bit short on for options, ribs special was ordered by others and was given thumbs up, my steak...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chose a busy day to lunch there recently. Large group of senior citizens on a outing. Plenty of grey hair scattered about to match mine. We got the last table and several others were subsequently turned away, so expected a lengthy wait. No so. Service...More

Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so disappointed the first visit on a Friday evening because we ended up sitting on the outdoor patio on a freezing cold day because they couldn't give us a table inside. Despite assurance that the heaters would keep us comfortable we were frigid....More

Thank 0591TimS
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eateries in the Dandenongs tend to divide between those that are 'tourist hotspots' and those frequented by the 'locals'. Whilst such a classification is no doubt arbitrary, it is true that locals do congregate to 'the Pig' in droves. And why not? Cosy ambience particularly...More

Thank peter18152013
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here to celebrate a family event and was not disappointed at all. From the time we made the booking over the phone until we paid for our bill, the service, pricing, food and atmosphere was fantastic. We were made to feel so at...More

Thank Bonz66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for a late lunch with the family. The service was impeccable - very attentive and friendly - and the food was second to none. Highly recommend the piggy parma. Everybody was extremely happy with meal choices and will definitely be back. Had...More

Thank bengee91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Pig and Whistle Tavern for lunch. We were greeted by a friendly member of staff and seated quickly. We ordered drinks first and then our meals. I ordered the "Piggy Platter." When it came to the table, quite promptly, my family and...More

Thank CakenCoffeeQueen
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15 July 2016|
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Response from Margaret E | Reviewed this property |
According to Google the distance is 15.4 km and takes 23 mins travel time
15 July 2016|
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Response from Brett S | Reviewed this property |
We have been there with the kids several times and always found the food delicious and plentiful. If you have kids there is also a good play area outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Olinda
  • Phone Number: 9751 2366
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