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Tourist Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
31 Monaro St, Queanbeyan, New South Wales 2620, Australia
+61 2 6297 3044
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (9 reviews)
“pork belly” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
31 Monaro St, Queanbeyan, New South Wales 2620, Australia
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is very nice. I had a great schnitzel for only $12. They seem to have one well priced special every weeknight. The rest of the menu however seems not so well priced. So I would go for the special. Probably not for anything...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We went here twice on our recent trip to Canberra, for dinner and lunch, enjoyed both meals. I had a Chicken Parma for dinner, then the Bangers and Mash for lunch, both very well priced, very happy.

1  Thank Cody J
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Stopping at a local motel, walked into town for some food and and came across the Tourist. Police and ambulance had just arrived to deal with an argument. Staff were really apologetic and supplied a free drink with our meal. I think this was a...More

Thank Y3363HArichardw
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Never been so disappointed in my life to the point of shock all because I sent a meal back and cleared my own table. Lachlan the power driven waiter on a mission dressed me down in front of my own children because, I had to...More

2  Thank Melissa J
The_Huskisson, Manager at Tourist Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2017

there was nothing wrong with the meal as it was freshly produced on daily basis and also been served to other customers and had good feedback. you also should mention in your review that you have ordered kids chicken schnitzel where as menu clearly says...More

Reviewed 15 November 2017

The decor is nice and the place looks pretty good. BUT they need something to kill the echo. It makes the place feel cold and unwelcoming. Maybe it is the hard floors or the big open plan areas. It is really noisy and that put...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

After looking all over Canberra and Queanbeyan for the best Chicken Schnitzel and mushroom sauce combination. The search has ended, highly recommend coming here and trying yourself

Thank mushroomsaucelover
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Medium Rump? Burnt beyond any flavour. Completely took over the meal it was so strong. I suspect the grill needs a good clean down to get rid of the charred build up! I like char grilled, but this went too far! Stick to fish and...More

Thank LadyBytes
Reviewed 24 September 2017

first time we been here. i had scotch fillet and my mate had a fantastic lamb fillet salad. Steak was cooked to perfection and was very tender. probably one of the best steaks I have had after long time. friendly staff and great atmosphere, we...More

Thank Alex x
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Chef Narendra creates excellent dishes. We had gnocchi, salmon, schnitty, bangers and a burger so we had a good cross-section of dishes. Everything was delicious, well seasoned, well presented and served very quickly. Atmosphere at this restaurant is great, not too noisy. Prices are reasonable,...More

Thank Mel U
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Have had two bad experiences there before, but thought we give it a third chance before boycotting it altogether. Service was extremely slow, and rude. No effort was made to make up for our complaint of watered-down beer. They had Diane sauce for chicken Parma??!...More

Thank HamiltonsMotel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Monaro St, Queanbeyan, New South Wales 2620, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Queanbeyan
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6297 3044
Description
Situated in the heart of the thriving country town of Queanbeyan, The Tourist Hotel is steeped in tradition. Only minutes from Canberra, Queanbeyan boasts country living with city benefits which the Tourist aims to reflect in it's dedication to our locals. New owners in 2009 brought a new approach to the Tourist Hotel; including major refurbishments and brand new promotions. Michael and Nicole Gawthrop have established a community atmosphere within the pub, whilst catering for patrons of all ages. Nowadays, The Tourist is one of Queanbeyan's premier hospitality venues offering a complete entertainment package. The Bistro has now extended out into our beautifully refurbished Back Bar where you can enjoy a few drinks in the company of friends. Throughout the hotel, patrons are offered individual bar areas to suit the needs of everyone. Enjoy our Sports Bar where the pace is fast. Watch the races live on SKY channel next to the TAB or see all the latest sporting events on the Big Screens with FOXTEL. Our new Back Bar allows you to unwind in a relaxed atmosphere or have a drink in our Beer Garden which is perfect on a sunny day where heaters have been installed for winter comfort. Stay up to date with the latest events by following us on Facebook. Whatever the occasion come in and see what's happening at the Tourist Hotel.
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