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The Crafers Hotel

4 Main St | SA 5152, Crafers, South Australia 5152, Australia
+61 8 8339 2050
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (31 reviews)
“schnitzel” (12 reviews)
“curry” (12 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4 Main St | SA 5152, Crafers, South Australia 5152, Australia
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Not a first time lunch at this hotel. What keeps us coming back is the general 'feel' to the hotel, accompanied by friendly staff and the good food. I have to admit it is difficult to go past the Barra and prawn curry on the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Traveltip2
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Traveltip2,` Thanks for your review, following a return lunch at the hotel.So pleased you have enjoyed our hospitality on each occasion. We look forward to hosting you again soon. Kind Regards, Hayley Kerin

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifully and sympathetically restored Hotel. Really great food. A lovely place to stop and relax and have a coldie. Friendly staff.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nw12016
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear nw12016, Thanks for stopping in for a coldie! So pleased you enjoyed your time at the hotel. I hope we can see you again soon. Kind Regards, Hayley Kerin

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a tasty lunch here with a group of old friends. We were the only vegetarians, and the rest of our friends were very impressed with the variety of meat dishes available. The standard gnocchi was the only vegetarian main course which was fine,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TaunyS
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TaunyS, Thank you for your review following your recent lunch at the hotel.I have passed on your feedback to our Head Chef for discussion. Our current menu also offers a vegetable terrine and vegetarian quiche- apologies if these were not suggested. I do hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to the Crafers Hotel and we had a large party of 13 for lunch on sunny summer’s day in the Adelaide Hills. The hotel is well laid out and beautifully renovated with several options for dining including casual dining (inside...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jdsamsara
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear jdsamsara, Thank you for your kind review of the hotel. So glad you enjoyed your meals and the atmosphere on your visit. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards, Hayley Kerin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is definitely up a notch on the usual pub food , fish curry was absolutely delicious. Good friendly service, nice ambience very quick meal though

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank margheidi
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear margheidi, Thanks for stopping by for a quick meal. The prawn and barramundi curry is a definite favourite! I hope we can see you again soon. Kind Regards, Hayley Kerin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lonely long lunch for a friends birthday. Staff were attentive and lovely, food was phenomenal. I enjoyed one of the specials of Pulled Beef Burger with apple cold slaw. So good. Everyone enjoyed their meal, the curry and muscles were enjoyed by fellow...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank heylouisag
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear heylouiseag, Thank you for your lovely review. So pleased you enjoyed both food and service for the birthday outing! I hope we can see you again soon. Kind Regards, Hayley Kerin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A spur of the road trip in the Gemini took us to the charming hills hamlet of Crafers. Full Bars, and a booked out dining room, we found prime position at the bar to watch some cricket, enjoy some high quality craft beers and indulge...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank bert_and_ernie1418
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear bert_and_ernie1418, Thanks for your kind words following your visit to the hotel. We are so pleased you enjoyed both meal and beverage on this occasion. (Also pleased that the Gemini made it through the hills without a hitch) I hope we can see you...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food was ecellent and we actally walked into wine room gto choose our wine all at the right temperature. Needless to say it was good.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Mike N
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mike N, Thanks for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your meals and your wine selection from our extensive wine room. I hope we see you again in the New Year. Kind Regards, Hayley Kerin

Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Thanks to a hotel that is not serving generic slop and same old same old ! Seems there is hope for good food innovative ideas and interesting that it’s full on a midweek lunchtime ! We enjoyed snail local charcuterie, and excellent service ! We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank stephenu929
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear stephenu929, Thank you for your lovely words following your recent visit to the hotel. So pleased you enjoyed your meals and service. I hope we can host you again soon. Kind Regards, Hayley Kerin

Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

We arrived at the hotel and then we did 3 laps looking for a carpark no luck it was full of containers and worksite we had to park up the street and walk in. Out the front was a sign that said 'best hotel in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Graham H
HayleyK442, Manager at The Crafers Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Graham H, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback following your visit with us. Our apologies you had a disappointing experience. We ordinarily offer full table service in our restaurant- on this occasion the first guests to arrive opted to go to...More

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Questions & Answers
Kippaxian67
18 September 2018|
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Response from georgeandbarb2016 | Reviewed this property |
We were there after dark and did not have children with us. We only sat inside so did not see the outside at all.
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Duncan R
19 March 2017|
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Response from Julie P | Property representative |
Hon Duncan, just smart casual is nice for our dining rooms. We have a front bar where we don't mind tanks and thongs, but our dining room is a little more sophisticated. Thanks and hope to see you! Cheers Julie peter
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KarelP81
11 March 2017|
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Response from Robyn M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I can't help with the menu. We liked the selection.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 29
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Main St | SA 5152, Crafers, South Australia 5152, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide Hills  >  Crafers
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8339 2050
  • E-mail
Description
Beautifully renovated Aussie pub with a French bistro influence. Casual dining with one of South Australia's best wine cellars.
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