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$$ - $$$, Pizza,
11-13 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 2060
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (19 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, Pizza, Australian, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
11-13 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Called in expecting a typical pub meal and stumbled upon a hidden gem...seafood platter for one was huge and was shared between two of us with the addition of prawn dumplings. We would have liked the mussels but they sold out...guess we’ll just have to...More

Thank Lisa C
HotelPhillipIsland, General Manager at Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

HI Lisa, Thanks for much for your review, really appreciate your feedback as we pride ourself on being more then just a pub, cant wait to have you and friends back soon, ( this time for mussels too ) regards Dale General Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food ✔️ Great service ✔️ Great location ✔️ Will definitely return for a Parma and a cold drink!!!

Thank Mitchem1978
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shared a great pizza and drinks overlooking the sea. Great food great service. How much better does it get.

Thank Jay R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Busy hotel overlooking the bay great vibe lots of indoor and out door space for dining or sipping something from the bar.Pizza was served all day and was delicious .The bar and waiters were friendly and efficient .So pop in and have a relaxing drink...More

Thank pappi88
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Monday offer of steak night was excellent value! Decent beer and a great deal view. Good for food and drink in Cowes.

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Came here for a quiet drink , travelled from Melbourne. Got tomato sauce thrown on my clothes and face while waiting for a table . Instead of any attempt at good customer service , we were asked to leave for complaining. Don't bother ....More

1  Thank catsadler
HotelPhillipIsland, General Manager at Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

We do not wish to enter into further dialogue regarding this, however as the comment has been placed publicly, we must reply. The man was asked to leave, as when the problem people were about to be spoken to, he aggressively approached our staff member,...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We visited last night for dinner. Friendly staff as soon as we entered. Great range of food on the menu such as burgers, pizza, steak, parmas etc. I got the gnocchi with beef cheek, and my partner got the beef cheek. So delicious! Affordable prices...More

Thank Tania W
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here and it was great experience. Staff were friendly and the meals came out quickly. The pizza i had was yummy with lots of toppings. Great location by the water.

Thank Racheenz
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meals tonight.Everything was tasty and of a reasonable size and price. It was cosy and service friendly. I can recommend the beef cheek stew on mashed potato and the eggplant dish and the pizzas were nice too. I imagine it would...More

Thank Janine45
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Had take away pizza from Hotel had no flavour cheap toppings sloppy service and it is freezing in there

1  Thank petergreen555
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9 July 2016|
Response from Skeney57 | Reviewed this property |
No , but there are plenty of options about ! We rented a place on Red Rocks Road which can handle 6-8 easily !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 24
Bar, Pizza, Australian, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-13 The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 2060
  • E-mail
Hotel is Phillip Island's premier Bar, with great food, amazing cocktails and even better music!Eat, drink and enjoy the atmosphere of our street-side licensed areas or the intimacy of our courtyard and deck.Pizza at Hotel is the place to go for traditional and gourmet pizza, whether in-house, take-away or delivered to your door. Open til 2:30am Fri & Sat nights.Friday and Saturday, Hotel Phillip Island is the regions’ only late night venue. Party with our resident DJ's as well as internationally renowned special guests.From lunch until late, you will always find a vibrant and friendly atmosphere at Hotel Phillip Island.
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