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The Stag Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
299 Rundle St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8311 0392
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (89 reviews)
“onion rings” (5 reviews)
“side salad” (5 reviews)
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Pub, Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
299 Rundle St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tried this place on a Scoopon deal and was pleasantly surprise, starter dips homemade, fantastic, both dishes ordered, the steak, and lamb pie where cooked perfectly and very tasty, even their house wine complemented the meal. Back soon.

Thank Z3615GOtimm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I unfortunately don’t like writing bad reviews, in fact this is the first bad review I’ve written. I frankly would not have been paid to eat here, let alone pay to eat at this restaurant. The service was terrible timing wise to begin with, and...More

Thank KJMOz
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Recently renovated the restaurant is attractive and inviting. The staff are friendly and welcoming and know their stuff. The menu is not big but there is something to suit everyone. Well worth a trip into our beautiful city for a drink or a meal at...More

Thank Marjock28
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Stopped for dinner at the main bar on a Saturday night. The service was prompt and very friendly. I ordered a steak which was one of the best I've eaten. Cooked perfectly with plenty of mushroom sauce to accompany it. The side salad was nice...More

Thank 553cap
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I went to The Stag a couple of times when it re-opened but was very unimpressed and didn't bother going back for over a year. I heard it is getting its act together, at last, and went there recently with some friends visiting from the...More

Thank Lindsay R
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The bistro is light and airy & the staff attentive & quite helpful. On the city perimeter overlong the parklands which are always pleasant. The starter board was almost a meal in itself, followed by slow cooked lamb open-pie, the absolute best. Steve's burger -...More

Thank Faye M
Management response:Responded 16 August 2017

Hi Faye, We are so pleased to hear about your experience with us at The Stag. I am so pleased you were able to enjoy the atmosphere and most importantly the food :) We would love to have you back! Next time you are in,...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

We tried several of the vegetarian options from the Bistro menu and all were sensational - gourmet food at pub prices! Will definitely be back soon.More

Thank Linda I
Management response:Responded 16 August 2017

Hi Linda, Wow what wonderful feedback! We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to having you back! Ps. We have an amazing vegetarian schnitzel happening this week too! We look forward to having you back again! Kindly,...More

Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is such an iconic establishment, it always remains a favourite! Trying to decide where to dine on a Sat night with some friends, we headed into the Stag on a recommendation by another friend. The table ordered all sorts of dishes off the menu...More

Thank Tina E
Reviewed 6 July 2017

It's gone up quite a few notches in my estimation. Decent place to go pre-cinema, or just for a few drinks. Food looks good, although I've never been up for the meatfest it promises.

Thank hogiebear33
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Absolutely great value for money if you get the Scoopon this month. Four of use had starter and mains + drink for $75 - That included the steaks! Staff are bubbly and service is very quick. food is excellent. The only thing that we didn't...More

Thank mark j
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 31
Pub, Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 299 Rundle St, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8311 0392
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The Stag Hotel has played significant role in the livelihood of the East End from as far back as 1849! Today it operates as a stunningly renovated modern and chic hotel for the East End locals and foodies from all over town and interstate. Join us in our Bistro for a meal surrounded by loads of natural light and a fresh and open decor. Or why not make your way into our bar and grab one of the 19 different beers we have available on tap, not to mention the huge bottled variety we have. Have an event? Our private function rooms can cater for groups as small as 30 and up to 340 across our stunning top floor space. Fitted out with luxurious furniture and finished with rose gold detail, the Balcony bar is the perfect location for your engagement, 21st or corporate events. Why not contact our Functions Team today and inquire about your next event? Regardless of the reason for your visit, our warm and friendly staff await your arrival and we look forward to hosting you!
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