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The Cove Hotel

The Marina, 115 McLeod Road | Patterson Lakes, Patterson Lakes, Victoria 3197, Australia
+61 3 9773 3733
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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good36%
  • Average27%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“lamb pie” (6 reviews)
“porterhouse” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Marina, 115 McLeod Road | Patterson Lakes, Patterson Lakes, Victoria 3197, Australia
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We had never been here before and thought we would all meet up for a family birthday. Unfortunately after ordering our initial drinks no one came back to ask us for another. We waited over an hour for our meals but when they arrived each...More

Thank Megan R
MeaganS298, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Hi Megan. Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback. i am very glad to hear you all enjoyed your meals. i do apologise for the delay in getting the food out. Our sports bar got extremely busy and the kitchen...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

We went with a group of friends, it was lovely sitting on the decking out over the water. Menu a bit pricey for a pub, but food was lovely

Thank Boxcar40
MeaganS298, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thank you for the lovely review. I am very happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us. it is lovely sitting by the water! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 September 2018

The Cove can be relied on to always provide a good pub meal. The staff are friendly, service is good, the menu's got something for everyone and there are plenty of drink choices too. It's nice to be looking over the water and the atmosphere's...More

Thank andream0402
Meagan S, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely feedback! I am very glad you enjoy coming to the Cove so much. We look forward to your continued support, and to offering you an ongoing positive experience!

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Located on the Marina overlooking beautiful boats and townhouses, great way to enjoy a meal. Friendly staff and service was quick. My roast lamb was generous whilst my wife had the barramundi but thought the serving was small compared to other restaurants we have experienced....More

Thank Sandy-andy-Andy
Meagan S, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hi Sandy and Andy. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your time with us at The Cove. Yes, the Barramundi is one of our smaller meals, however I hope you would agree that the quality of the fresh Australian fish was worth it! We...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Love this pub!!! So underated for what you get - absolutely flawless service; attentive, friendly, positive and knowledgeable staff! The food offering is expectional, wide range on menu, responsibly priced and every meal on the table was throughly enjoyed - so much more then your...More

1  Thank Ashlea Y
Meagan S, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hi Ashlea! What a lovely review; thank you! I am so pleased that you enjoyed the Cove so much! I am happy that we could make such a special occasion that little bit more special for you. We look forward to having you dine with...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I love the decor here, deck seating overlooking the Marina is magic, the seafood platter was delicious and looked amazing! The Parma’s were huge and everyone enjoyed their meal. It’s not the cheapest but you can guarantee it’s good eating

1  Thank Stillwaters
Meagan S, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for the very positive review! I am glad you enjoyed our setting and meals so much. The Seafood Platter is a great choice! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 23 July 2018

Second visit to this bistro, first one was for lunch mid week and is was much quieter. This visit on a Saturday night was a lot busier and a little noisy, they need to think about the placement of speakers and tables. We had some...More

Thank deedee070_0
Meagan S, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hi. I am very glad to hear you all enjoyed your night with us and everyone enjoyed their meals. Thank you for the lovely review! We hope to see you again soon! Summer is such a great time to visit with the blinds up and...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Three couples dined on a Saturday night. Drinks and food were eventually ordered and even though our area was not full we waited nearly an hour for our drinks and 70 minutes for our dinner. Flathead fillets were average with too much batter. Lamb pie...More

Thank K7569MBchristinej
Meagan S, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

HI Christine. I am very sorry to hear you didn't have a good experience on your last visit to The Cove. I hope you made mention of your concerns on the night to our management team. We always do our best to keep the deck...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

The starf are helpful the food is good the menu is not that big but most people would be happy with it the pricing is on the higher side but still fare all ways a good night out

Thank amaroo2016
Meagan S, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

I am glad you enjoy The Cove Hotel and everything we have to offer. We look forward to having you join us again. Thank you.

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Dined here for a family birthday lunch today. Big group of 13 adults & 3 kids. We sat in the undercover outdoor heated area on a long table. Lovely view of the water & marina. Food was delicious & service friendly also. I enjoyed the...More

Thank Shweta78
Meagan S, Manager at The Cove Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely and detailed review! I am glad that you and your family all had a lovely day out at The Cove! We look forward to having you dine with us again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Marina, 115 McLeod Road | Patterson Lakes, Patterson Lakes, Victoria 3197, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Patterson Lakes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9773 3733
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Description
The Cove Hotel in Patterson Lakes is a premier dining and entertainment complex, located on the marina which makes it the perfect spot to gaze upon the water views, whilst catching up with friends and family. The venue also boasts a Wine Bar, Sports Bar, Function area and much more.
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