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Specialists in good times, The Alma is designed to impress boasting a huge beer garden with a retractable roof and massive fireplace, bar with multiple spaces filled with chic interior and comfortable furnishings, plenty of entertainment, seperate restaurant, function spaces and gaming room! Enjoy delicious food tailor made to suit all tastes, a huge selection of local wines, craft beers and cocktails and enjoy our upbeat vibe! Open lunch and dinner 7 days.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby& I have been to the Alma several times ... enjoying the Food & the comfort of dining room & especially the Seniors specials ... We decided to take Mum ( 91) who’s first comment was “I didn’t think we are coming somewhere so posh...for “A Seniors Treat” It was the first time we’ve been on a Tuesday & were surprised it was SO busy ... We were greeted by a lovely Young Man called Liam ... It did seem to take a bit longer to be served , which was understandable because they were so busy... When the Potato & pumpkin soup came it was so peppery it was not as pleasant as we imagine ... but the roast , fish & calamari was yummy & Ofcourse the churros were just as yummy .... My final thoughts ... perhaps one more staff member might of helped the wait , plus the pressure the staff might of felt ... We will be backMore

Date of visit: April 2021
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Mitch D, Owner at Alma Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi jcrwait, Thank you for choosing to dine with us, and thank you for the valuable feedback and great review overall. We value your opinion more than you know! We can't wait to have you back! Kind regards, The Alma!

Reviewed 8 April 2021 via mobile

Dropped in for a couple of drinks and dinner on a Saturday night. Ordered a bottle of red wine for $45. The bar man put the bottle in an ice bucket! The wine was the worst Barossa Shiraz I ever had. Went to order a...pizza from their menu and was informed it was too hot to cook pizza. Too hot in Autumn? Why bother having it on your menu! Too busy catering for the 18 year olds. Would not recommend anyone goes here. Keep driving and go to The Republic!More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Shane H, Owner at Alma Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2021

Hi Steve, we'd love to discuss your visit further if you are able? please email simon@almatavern.com.au with your details. Thanks for the feedback.

Reviewed 8 March 2021 via mobile

This has to be the best Schnitzel i have ever had, good luck if you can eat it all lots of chips and coldslaw. We have dined here before and all our meals have been great.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Mitch D, Owner at Alma Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2021

Love this review rosi3112! Thanks!

Reviewed 6 February 2021

Was having a drink at the Alma hotel Saturday 6/2/21 when my partner went to order a bowl of fries at 8.30. She was told sorry the kitchen had closed which was fair enough. Then a couple came in and were warmly greeted by security...guards while they sat at the table for 10 minutes perusing the menu. He then went to the bar to order, but was obviously was told, sorry, kitchen was closed at which time security escorted him to somewhere else: at which time the manager came out and placed cutlery and a table number on their table. They had obviously ordered food somewhere. I suspect directly to the kitchen. We approached the manager to enquire as to why they were allowed food and he had the audacity to lie and say it was a pre-order!! It was not a pre-order, as we sat and watched them look over menu before they went to bar. Pre-ordered does not go to bar. This does not sit well, nor look professional, when people are treated differently and then clearly friends of the staff receive preferential treatment, followed by a barrage of lies from the manager. We wonder why we should go back.More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Mitch D, Marketing at Alma Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2021

Hi lornai891, Thank you for your feedback. Our General Manager and Director dealt with you and your partner on Saturday night and explained the situation. We value each and every one of our customers, and if you'd like to discuss this further we urge you...More

Reviewed 18 January 2021

Booked for lunch with family. Although listed in the Entertainment Book they refused to honour it. Food was very expensive and serves small. My meal off the 'plant based menu' was tasteless. I had asked for chilli to be added when I ordered it. They...had thrown in 4 tiny slices of capsicum. I would think a chef/cook would understand that capsicum isn't chilli? My son had salt and pepper squid... $28 + an extra $2 for chips. Small serve of tasteless squid and about 10 chips! Indifferent staff. Will never return.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Mitch D, General Manager at Alma Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2021

Hi Mandy, We're terrible sorry to hear of your poor experience at the Alma. We'd love to have a chance to discuss this further with you - would you mind giving us a call on 8362 1234? That way we can better understand what happened...More

Reviewed 29 December 2020 via mobile

Friendly staff but that’s it! Ordered a Thai beef salad. 6 slices of beef, very little salad but plenty of noodles. Husband got soggy tempura fish. Very disappointing. Never again

Date of visit: December 2020
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Mitch D, Marketing at Alma Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2021

Hi robqu, We're so sorry to hear of your disappointing experience. Please give us a call on 8362 1234 - our friendly staff would love to discuss this further with you. Thanks, The Alma

Reviewed 31 October 2020 via mobile

We may have made a mistake in choosing the Seniors menu . The food was very poor, particularly the soup - thin and fatty . The patties were over cooked/ burnt . Fish and chips were quite good though . Perhaps the “normal “ food...may have been goon but I will never know after what we were served up with . The upside was the service , great staff . You can do a lot better elsewhere I am sure .More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 31 August 2020

We visited the Alma during a Monday lunchtime. The service was excellent - so many smiling, welcoming people greeting us. I ordered the sirloin steak special which was cooked perfectly and came with two grilled mushrooms, sliced potatoes and a red wine jus. It was...delicious. My husband had the chicken schnitzel with black bean and corn chip and an advocado nacho topping. He thought the schnitzel was well cooked and the nacho topping was very tasty and spicy without being overwhelming. So we will be back for more fabulous service and food in the future. Cheers, guys, to a job well done!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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MarketingPRSA, Agency / Consultant at Alma Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2020

Thank you so much for coming in, and for taking the time to leave such a fantastic review! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 August 2020 via mobile

Went for dinner, the set up is excellent, the food amazing. Staff were excellent. Highly recommend the churros for dessert.

Date of visit: August 2020
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MarketingPRSA, Agency / Consultant at Alma Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2020

Thanks for such a great review Nicci B! Always so nice to see these come through. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 31 July 2020

Went to the Alma recently and was disappointed with food and service. Dont go if you are vegan the meal was 3 / 10 and then luke warm. Service was poor , dont train their staff very well. Not only did the waitress try to...take my drink before I was finished she tried to take my meal as well Called the next day and am still waiting for the manager to call That was a few weeks ago NEVER againMore

Date of visit: July 2020
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Response from deekae10 | Reviewed this property |
According to the Alma Tavern's website, the Seniors' Menu is available for lunch seven days a week.
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Response from Pauline M | Reviewed this property |
I think they have senior,s menu for lunch, but as we went for an evening meal it did not apply
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  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4