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The Grand Terminus Hotel

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98 Macleod St, Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875, Australia
+61 3 5152 4040
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (26 reviews)
“calamari” (8 reviews)
“gummy shark” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
98 Macleod St, Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875, Australia
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1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have just a great family dinner service exceptional table service not many places do this in town

Thank welderhenry
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for taking the time to provide a response and we are trying to provide a great level of customer service and this means we are heading in the right direction. Thank again and we hope to see you soon

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in for Saturday lunch as my family wanted to place some bets .. food was great, big serves ... so good decided to go back for dinner .. the Panko crumb fish was amazing , the steaks cooked to our liking .. the chicken...More

Thank Rachel M
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Rachel Thanks so much for the feedback and its great to get a positive feedback and l will ensure l pass this on the the staff that worked. Your review means we are heading in the right direction and we are testing our new...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch on Mothers Day - a severe test for any kitchen! But they came through with flying colours. An imaginative menu, very quick and attentive service, and beautiful food. To my mind a cut above what we have come to expect of pub food. The...More

Thank MiddleagedCouple75
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the feedback and its really valued. I will pass this on to our staff because this proves when they work hard and provide good service and the kitchen has a passion for the food they are serving we will retain happy customers. So...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here twice during our stay in Bairnsdale. The garlic bread was offered not long after we arrived and it was that yummy, crunchy style. The first night we both had the beef burgers and chips, which was really nice. The second visit I...More

Thank Alison h
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback and it's much appreciated. All the staff at the GT are trying to better our service and food. Your feedback means that we are heading in the right direction.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting many restaurants and cafes, we were recommended the Grand Terminus Hotel as still serving a good meal in mid-afternoon. It is very apparent as you approach and enter the hotel that it was recently refurbished. We were greeted by a friendly staff at...More

Thank Dianne L
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback and its much appreciated and we hope you enjoyed your stay in East Gippsland and we look forward to you dining with us again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were very friendly , the chef was very accommodating for food preferences. Typically pub food , burger. Parma, steak. The food was good in a good atmosphere.

1  Thank David F
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the response and we do try to accommodate where possible

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for dinner here tonight on our way through town. I ordered the seafood plate which was delicious. The fish was so soft and everything incredibly fresh. My husband ordered the calamari salad and it was such a generous serving he couldn’t finish it....More

Thank JMLEECH
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the feedback ands we use fresh local fish from Lakes Entrance where possible because it can't get much fresher.

Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Went in for a quick lunch, there was a lot going on with the pub having some work done but we were promptly seated in the bar and had our order taken. I had the Chicken Kiev from the specials which came with Mash and...More

Thank Ladytink1986
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for you're response and we really appreciate your patience while the minor works we're being carried out. Our chefs made the Kiev's in house and l am trying to get it on the new menu as l think it was a winner as well....More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Come here every couple of months, menu changes with the seasons, same meal can be different each time depending on the cook/chef at the time. Was disappointed with limited menu this time, but what we had was fine, good size and staff were very good.More

Thank Debteagz
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thanks for the feedback and l am assuming you dined in the Public Bar as this does have a limited menu as we serve food from 11.30am to 9.00pm. Our Bistro menu has a lot more options and in addition we run also run a...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Great location delicious food and staff that go above and beyond. We walked in greeted by lovely staff we were seated our drinks were taken (yes they do table service) after a conversation with the waitress we ordered risotto balls for entree, AMAZING our mains...More

Thank 90sfoodlover
Kylie T, Manager at The Grand Terminus Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thanks for the feedback and much appreciated as we are always trying to better our food and service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Macleod St, Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Gippsland  >  Bairnsdale
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5152 4040
  • E-mail
Description
Established in 1889, the Grand Terminus Hotel in Bairnsdale is an architectural icon in the area. The menu focuses on pub favourites, with a large emphasis on sourcing and using local produce and wines. Our philosophy is to support smaller producers who have embraced a passion for the particular product that they make and those that feel similarly excited about what East Gippsland has to offer. The Grand Terminus Hotel is open 7 days serving casual meals in the Bar from 11.30am to 9.30pm and table service in the Bistro from 11.30am to 2.30pm for lunch and Dinner service from 5.30pm to 9.30pm. The Grand Terminus Hotel continues to offer accommodation upstairs, with 12 rooms available seven days a week, 365 days a year. Check in from 2pm Check out by 10am We are a family owned and operated establishment that also offers a TAB, drive through Bottle Shop and Gaming facilities.
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