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Larrikin Hotel Bistro.

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69 Herbert St, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
+61 7 4786 4323
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Melbourne Australia
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123 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Called into Larrikins for dinner and two days later for lunch. Both meals were ordered at the bar and brought to our table. $10 for roast beef and $10 for battered fish, veg and salad. Both enjoyable, seating either in our out. not huge serves but enough. If you need more go the $5 dessert specials.

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Thank Barney33
Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

All the meals i have had at the Larrikin Hotel have been good. Mitch, who is the chef has no problem cooking a steak perfectly. The meals are fairly cheap and always good, not very big meals but enough for me.

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Thank W4632QKchristineh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Wish there were more pubs like this. Others should learn. Great service and the best freshest and value meal around. Basic menu but excellent value for money. Do yourself a favour support these people, they deserve it.

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Thank Greg S
Townsville
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Loved the very friendly service, made room for my wife and I even though they had two big group bookings. The meals are very cheap but delicious. Popular with tourists as well as the locals. Good meal size and didn't need to top up on anything else.

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Thank Colin W
Exmouth, Australia
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43 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Hotel appears to be family run with manageress working extremely hard to maintain good service to bar area. Meals were cheap @ $15 for grilled fish and garlic prawns which were presented well and of good quality. Meals were not large but such that there was no need for a top up. Meal were efficient and we were in and... More 

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Thank Paul C
Stawell, Australia
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82 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Loved their quick and cheap meals. Good plate size and didn't need to top up on anything else. Nice friendly service. Seems to be popular with the locals as well as tourists.

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Thank Peter G
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

On recommendation from a local hairdresser we had Friday lunch at this friendly pub....which offered a varied assortment of blackboard specials for $10. Hubby chose beer battered fish which came with chips and salad and simply loved it. I chose sweet and sour pork which came with rice and salad and very much enjoyed it. Service was terrific and meal... More 

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Thank ChevronInParadise
Bowen, Queensland, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

Good quality meals, and very reasonably priced. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff. Quick service and clean loos. Has Pokies and Keno if that's your thing.

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Thank Lynda E
Queensland, Australia
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109 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

What a great little pub. Refurbished only a few years ago, the pub is clean and homely in the dining area. Staff are very friendly and Bruce the owner is a top guy! I had the fish and chips with salad for lunch. It is very well priced at only $10. The menu is simple but effective. Would recommend stopping... More 

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Thank Vanessa L
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal last night. Roast pork and crackling. Beautiful roasted vegies and plenty of greens.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Australian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Herbert St, Bowen, Queensland 4805, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Bowen
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4786 4323

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?