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The Duck Inn

$$ - $$$, ,
393 Main Road, Coromandel Valley, Onkaparinga, South Australia 5051, Australia
+61 8 8278 7100
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (18 reviews)
“gnocchi” (8 reviews)
“brisket” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
393 Main Road, Coromandel Valley, Onkaparinga, South Australia 5051, Australia
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

I have lots of food intolerances, so eating out can be painful, the staff here were so helpful and accommodating, finding me a meal that I could eat! The duck I had was suburb, so delicious and a generous serving, I struggled to eat it...More

Thank 40may2018
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave us this awesome feedback - this is great to hear and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here on a Saturday night, loved that I could make a booking online. Good menu, nice food and drink. Would visit again when in the area.

Thank Kaitlyn G
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Awesome - thanks for taking the time to leave us some feedback Kaitlyn!

Reviewed 26 April 2018

Trawled web pages looking for a restaurant/cafe that would suit both a vegan and an omnivore diet and open on Anzac day. Decided on the Duck Inn, was a decision that I do not regret. We sat outside in a semi shaded area under verandah,...More

Thank Ingognito82nite
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thanks for taking the time to leave us some awesome feedback. We are happy to hear that you had such an enjoyable experience with us and look forward to seeing you again soon Ingognite82nite!

Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Our last meal here resulted in a review with the word bland used. That was a few years back and we have not returned until today. We had lunch here as a last minute decision due to bad weather. The service was not fast but...More

Thank Paul R
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Great to hear that your experience improved since last time! Thanks for coming back and giving us another go, hope to see you again soon Paul R!

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Had lunch here recently. Not even a third full but very slow service. Also our meals were liberally sprinkled with green chillies so all we got with heat, even a delicate meat like bugs. We had a great evening meal there last year so we...More

Thank thegrayghost
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you for coming in for lunch and for taking time to leave us some feedback of your dining experience, we do take all feedback on board and will be sure to pass this on to management and the kitchen. It is disappointing to hear...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

The Duck Inn is my local pub and I love the location and atmosphere and have been catching up with friends there for 10 plus years. My comments relate to the tasting plates and dip platter. They are ridiculously small portion sizes for the price....More

Thank kerry005121
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for taking time to leave your feedback and we will pass this on to our team. If you would like to discuss your experience further please email through to customerservice@boozebros.com.au . We strive to give everyone a good experience and great products so...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018

Having had a wonderful meal in the past at this restaurant we returned only to be incredibly disappointed. The meals were expensive but the quality poor. Forget this place if you were hoping for some nice vegetable with your meal. Snitzels were served with a...More

Thank jhorton6789
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi jhorton6789, Thank you for taking time to send us some feedback on your experience. We are disappointed to hear this was not up to your standards. If you wish to discuss further, please email us on customerservice@boozebros.com.au and we will follow up with you....More

Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food and great service a winning combination. We love the outside tables and the weather was kind. Certainly our favourite local place to celebrate.

Thank BigAl250
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Great to hear BigAl250 - Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 17 February 2018

After a long drought, my family and I visited the Duck Inn. We have visited many times before, but a long time ago. Our experience at the Duck Inn was probably one of my most memorable dining experiences in the Adelaide Hills. I am very...More

Thank jazzyclarinet12
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Hi Daniel H, we are thrilled to hear you had such an enjoyable experience. Hope to see you back again soon for an even better one!

Reviewed 14 February 2018

We are locals and visit relatively regularly. We had an overseas guest with us in our party of 4 who visited the Duck 2 years ago - she so loved it then - had asked to go back. Thursday evening - the restaurant was probably...More

Thank Rebecca W
Saturno_Managers, Manager at The Duck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Hi Rebecca W, happy to hear this mistake was handled well and you were able to enjoy your experience with a positive outcome. We appreciate your feedback and will take this into consideration, hope to see you again soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 393 Main Road, Coromandel Valley, Onkaparinga, South Australia 5051, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Onkaparinga  >  Coromandel Valley
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8278 7100
  • E-mail
Description
The Duck is a charming, relaxed Adelaide Hills pub, with the ideal atmosphere for catching up with friends, having a family meal or for celebrating that special occasion. Situated just 30 minutes from the CBD in the picturesque Adelaide Hills suburb of Coromandel Valley. The Duck boasts homely fireplaces surrounded by comfy chesterfields, a picturesque verandah, private atrium seating, open plan dining room and an adjoining front bar. All this is complimented by a tantalizing menu, extensive range of local and inported beers, wine and cocktail list and a friendly team of staff to ensure your experience with us leaves you wanting to come back time and time again to this picturesque Adelaide Hills Pub. The Duck can cater for a wide range of function styles and has gorgeous gardens to compliment any special photographs that may be required. We have a variety of entertainment to enjoy over the weekend as well as daily happy hours.
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