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Western Gateway Motel Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Cnr Hospital Rd Theresa St, Emerald, Queensland 4720, Australia
+61 1300 032 759
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (5 reviews)
“grilled steak” (3 reviews)
“great food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Cnr Hospital Rd Theresa St, Emerald, Queensland 4720, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Western Gateway on a Tuesday night. My husband had stone grilled steak & I had chicken breast. Was an outstanding meal & large for a restaurant meal. Friends with us were surprised by quality, they were “expecting a typical pub meal”. The staff were...More

Thank Lynda T
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Clean facilities. Off street parking. Location to highway good. Would not recommend if your towing a trailer or caravan. Bit over priced. Staff are odd

Thank croydon q
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I’d been living in Emerald for about 3 months and drove past every day without paying much attention. I heard the ad on the radio and thought I’d give it a go. It’s now one of my favourite places. The food is absolutely amazing! Decor...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

The food here is delicious! The entrée, mains & dessert were all good. The service was friendly - they even turned down the air conditioning vent that we were sitting under because it was too cold.

Thank MarkKaren2015
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast there. It was quite popular, and had lots of seating. The menu was extensive and they catered for gluten Free. Their omelette was very tasty and they have a kids menu. The staff were very friendly but the food took awhile to...More

Thank Judi R
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Myself and some friends had Friday night tapas and drinks, it was delicious, relaxed atmosphere and a great night out. The service was great, will be back definitely:)

Thank CaptainNic
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I spent valentines day with my partner here and it was so nice to find such great food in a small town. The staff looked after us so well and food was incredible. I had a hot rock steak and i must say the steak...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Basic menu. Basic service. Over priced. If you were staying at motel and didn't feel like wandering off somewhere else for a meal then it may suit?

Thank Pete4eats
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We were there with a group of about 8. Took an hour to get our drinks and they weren't even busy. A shame because it has really nice decor and the food was pretty good too.

1  Thank tenaxious_j
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I went with my friends from school for the Tapa hours from 4-6pm for a baby shower. We put in money together to enjoy all the nice food. The golden sweet potatoes were the best, & other nibbles. The food was made pretty quickly. I...More

1  Thank Rosemarie583
Anthony C, Owner at Western Gateway Motel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2016

Thank you for coming along Rosemarie583. I am so pleased you enjoyed it. Yes our Tapas is growing with the music every week and a lot of fun. Cheers Phillipa Comino

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Hospital Rd Theresa St, Emerald, Queensland 4720, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Emerald
  • Phone Number: +61 1300 032 759
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We have a cook to order breakfast available from 5.30am to 11am and Dinner with stone grill dining and an a la carte menu from 6.00pm to 9.00pm
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