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$$ - $$$Steakhouse, ,
Moss Vale road, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
+61 2 4868 3566
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“filet mignon” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (6 reviews)
“pies” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Moss Vale road, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s always nice to return to Briars for lunch. The menu has changed (hubby missed the brains), but there is still a wide range of dishes available. Value is good, with several cheaper options available. Great ambience in the bar area.

Thank _Narina_2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Great Briars - A cracker of a place for atmosphere and good quality food. Quite noisy in the main dining room making it a little hard to have a conversation with others. Because of the difficulty in hearing our friends talk We ended up...More

Thank BBBW1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an enjoyable dinner and drinks, nice meals well priced and good value for money. Great range of beers Rechs refreshes

Thank steveB1488TI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best Filet Mignon I have had for a very long time. Thank you for your excellent service, from a weary traveler.

Thank Kerri R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined there Sunday night ordered a grain fed rump was on the table within 10 ,minutes best steak i have ever had amazing customer service

Thank Tim O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Briars for Sunday lunch with the fam. Delicious turkey roast with all the trimmings, filet Mignon and scotch fillet were all very tasty indeed - and finished off with a tarte tatin / apple pie and creme brûlée .. will definitely be...More

Thank Maitaioclock
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The worst food and service I experienced in Australia in the last 60 Years. The mashed potatoes were not properly mashed, without an ounce of butter thus tasteless and the fish same and the salad available to be had on a small saucer.! DISGUSTING. The...More

Thank UrsulaWidawska
Reviewed 16 October 2017

The service is efficient and wine list is good. You order and pay and then help yourself to the salad bar and the cooked food is delivered to your table. Friday nights they have live music outside and an open fire in their fantastic fire...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Really great food! Stunning desserts! Whenever your visiting definitely get a chicken burger and an ice cream sundae to finish!

Thank Carter E
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We went to Briars on a Saturday evening with another family. The kids at one table, adults at the other! Food was great value (Varied menu) and loved the speckled hen on tap. I recommend booking as there are a lot of regulars and visitors...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moss Vale road, Bowral, New South Wales 2576, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Southern Highlands  >  Bowral
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4868 3566
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