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Milieu at The Bushman's Inn - CLOSED

114 Church St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
+61 400 000 000
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (8 reviews)
“meatballs” (4 reviews)
“wagyu” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Contemporary, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
114 Church St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
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Reviews (31)
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 15 May 2017

We enjoyed our evening meal here with our nieces and nephew. The menu was extremely interesting and we enjoyed trying the new tapas food which we had never eaten before. Everything was really tasty. Well done to the chef.

Thank Liz D
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thanks Liz! We are proud of our approachable menu. Tapas is a style of serving smaller plates that can be shared.

Reviewed 8 May 2017

What a lovely place for tapas. A beautifully decorated dining area. High long table; lounge chairs near a fireplace; regular dining tables; plenty of space; relaxed atmosphere. Wonderfully prepared food. We shared five plates between two and that was more than enough. Sole waiter was...More

Thank Jo C
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Many thanks for your candid comments Jo C. So pleased you appreciate our eclectic interior with plenty of choice in seating, and our talented staff both in front of house and in the kitchen. Kind regards, Cate

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Great service and excellent food - a busy night at the end of the week for Milieu - great communication from staff (1) about shortages and limits. Went out of his way to let us know what was happening as he was run off his...More

Thank Neddie911
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thanks so much Neddie911 for your comments. We really appreciate the time you've taken to review Milieu, and we're so glad our being busy didn't affect your experience. Kind regards, Cate

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit last evening - a special treat after 3 weeks of caravan travel with only 1 pub meal! This was a very tasty experience, but would have been even better with friends to share an even greater variety of such great...More

1  Thank Jan S
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you Jan S! A great review. Your comment about Milieu being great value is much appreciated. Our fire side couches are a popular spot to sit and enjoy some good cheese and wine! Our other front of house staff are now back from holidays,...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Stopped in for a nightcap and dessert after getting a recommendation for this place at a servo in Mt Gambier. Cate, the owner, was very charming and made sure we were well taken care of. My wife and I had a glass of wine each...More

1  Thank see-the-world-2day
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

So glad you stopped in see-the-world-2day! Our espresso bavarois is gorgeous isn't it. We'll be sure to thank the person who recommended us! Kind regards, Cate

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

After a day enjoying the wines of the Coonawarra we had the perfect finish at Milieus. Fabulous food, great friendly service and comfortable relaxing seating. Perfect.

Thank Derek B
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2017

Great to know that we were the perfect end to a perfect day Derek B :) Kind regards, Cate

Reviewed 2 April 2017

Accompanying a fabulous range of food, wine and desserts; the staff at Milieu were wonderful and very accommodating. I highly recommend the Bushman's Inn to anyone traveling to the region! Make sure to try out the Miso broccoli and Chorizo if you get the chance!

Thank Wrestling O
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Great review Wrestling O, much appreciated! It seems our signature miso broccoli dish is being appreciated by many of our wonderful guests :) Thanks again, kind regards, Cate

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Recently had a trip to the Conawarra wine region. Stopped in at the Bushman for dinner our first night and was blown away with what I would call Melbourne fine dining level food. The menu has a great to share selection, and loved the historical...More

3  Thank Liam M
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2017

Thanks Liam M for this fantastic review. It's lovely to know that people from Melbourne really enjoy our country SA dining! Kind regards, Cate

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Travelled to the Coonawarra region for the famed wine, instead stumbled upon one of the nicest meals of my life. Milieu at The Bushman's Inn was a fantastic experience from beginning to end. Beautiful decor, lively atmosphere, exemplary service, fine wines, and of course the...More

2  Thank arothnie
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Many thanks for this heavenly review arothnie. It's awesome that you consider your tapas experience with us one of the best meals of your life, and are recreating the star dish of the night at home :) Come back soon! Kind regards, Cate

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went with 4 couples. Staff food and wine excellent. Fantastic decor. Tapas 9 course suggestions from the chef. All very tasty👍😉

2  Thank anthonygP2560NC
CateCooper, Owner at Milieu at The Bushman's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hi AnthonyP2560NC, we're so glad you had a great experience with us, and enjoyed the ambiance at Milieu! Thanks so much for this great review! Kind regards, Cate

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 5 - USD 27
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Contemporary, Australian, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 12:15 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 Church St, Penola, South Australia 5277, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Penola
  • Phone Number: +61 400 000 000
Description
SORRY - WE ARE CLOSED Wine and Tapas bar IT'S ALL ABOUT LOW FOOD MILES & SHOWCASING OUR LOCAL LIMESTONE COAST PRODUCE, FUSING THE BEST CUISINES WITH THE FRESHEST INGREDIENTS AND THE GREATEST WINES OUR CORNER OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA HAS TO OFFER
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