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The Argus Dining Room

124 Main Rd | Hepburn Springs, Hepburn Springs, Victoria 3461, Australia
+61 3 5348 2202
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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124 Main Rd | Hepburn Springs, Hepburn Springs, Victoria 3461, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were quite disappointed. The food was alright but the service was terrible. We had to see our food waiting to be served on the pass for a while until the waiter finally noticed there was food ready to go. The worst was dessert time,...More

1  Thank minimandy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

1. Customers are not an inconvenience 2. ‘Sorry’ is nice when you are not paying top dollar for service 3. A limited menu and wine list is great if what you are offering showcases your best 4. Don’t clean tables when there are guests to...More

1  Thank CTorpey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Surprisingly quiet for a Saturday lunch, it is a lovely restaurant (and the lounge area on the way through looked like the perfect spot for a winter's sip in front of the open fire) with a great feel to it. The food was good with...More

Thank 2ys
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast and lunch here. Food was delicious and service was great at a reasonable price. As we were hotel guests breakfast was $25 per person. This includes a hot cooked meal that you select from a menu and buffet spread of pastries, cold cut...More

Thank Megamei
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Staying at Peppers Hepburn Springs took the opportunity to dine at the Argus dining room. Brad was exceptionally helpful, serving our ore dinner drinks and inviting us into the lounge. We then arrived 25 minutes early for diner but this wasn’t a problem for Brad...More

Thank 367glenn
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We had the 2 course lunch special, good was delicious. The restaurant setting is beautiful or waitress was also lovely, great service. We had the terrine, Osso bucco, the barramundi ( highlight of the lunch, the barramundi was cooked perfectly) and finished with gruyere cheese.

Thank MelJ888
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Our first time to Peppers Hepburn Springs and we weren’t disappointed with the room And facilities but dinner did quite hit the mark. We both ordered the Cone Bay barramundi / quinoa pumpkin caponata, potatoes with mustard mayonnaise and a bowl of “ seasonal leaves”...More

Thank Starlight1959
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Had dinner on night of my arrival at Peppers in Hepburn Springs Had a delicious lamb dish and a tasty dessert Followed by coffee The service was excellent and the sides were tasty and in addition low in fat I was seated next to a...More

Thank Lynette S
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Front of house staff and service was poor, Wine list was pointless, we had to ask what wine they did have on the list because every time we ordered a bottle they came back and told us it was not available. To be fair the...More

Thank SHandSH321
Jessica W, General Manager at The Argus Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear SHandSH321 Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback. We have recently removed a large portion of our wine list so we can engage in a local list, the list has been updated to what we had available but will need to...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018

As we are staying at Peppers it seemed logical to eat in as rain had set in. We were extremely pleased we chose this option. First of all I would have to say the staff in the Argus Dining Room were great and added to...More

Thank Kerry B
Jessica W, General Manager at The Argus Dining Room, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear KerryB Thank you for providing us reviews on both the hotel and The Argus, we appreciate your feedback and your suggestions regarding the wine by the glass. We are moving away from the fine dining aspect of our menu and restaurant and launching a...More

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Main Rd | Hepburn Springs, Hepburn Springs, Victoria 3461, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Hepburn Springs
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5348 2202
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The Argus Dining Room is located within the grounds of Peppers Mineral Springs Hotel, Hepburn Springs. The menu at The Argus is based on local produce supplemented with naturally grown beef, lamb, fruits and vegetables. Our wine list is chosen from Local suppliers and the best Victoria has to offer.
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