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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked early to make sure we would have somewhere to eat once restrictions hit... were given a crap table right in front of bar and meal ordering. Then both the entree and main my husband wanted were all gone...place had only been open 45 mins....One of my kids ordered wedges as a entree...15yr old boy was starving..ours came his didn't, waited a few mins then asked...turns out forgotten so apparently started cooking them...then 3 of our mains came then wedges...so my son then had 2 meals...but I had none. Mine came about 8 mins later...was fish so not sure why..no apology for either meal being late...attitude was very casual and they really didn't care. Honestly was all very overpriced for what it was too.More

Date of visit: January 2022
Reviewed 8 July 2021 via mobile

Excellent! Delicious food and friendly, helpful staff have made the Crescent Head Tavern a very worthwhile meal destination when in CH. We’ve been coming to CH for 30 years (yes, every year!) and this current chef delivers food that is the best we’ve enjoyed over...that time. Very, very enjoyable. And staff are friendly and attentive. Double thumbs up from us!More

Date of visit: July 2021
Reviewed 30 May 2021 via mobile

Ordered 3 lots of fish, chips and salad for takeaway. 1 vegan nachos also for takeaway. Ordered at 5.30pm (as soon as the bistro opened). Order arrived 6pm. The French fries weren’t thoroughly cooked and were barely warm. The fish pieces were small. The highlight...was the salad and tartare sauce. The vegan nachos were also disappointing. I wouldn’t order food here again.More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 8 May 2021

Major renovations had taken place since we were last here, but it looked clinical and sterile and was not as welcoming as in bygone years. Ate there and the various steaks and soggy chips were disappointing. Minimal range of worthwhile beers.

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 8 April 2021 via mobile

It was clearly the wrong time to visit this venue as a family. Very young crowd, very loud, very busy and reflective that our visit was over the Easter period. The service was great and the prime reason I have given three stars as the...food itself was probably below average to be honest. But, I would like to go back again as I think it’s more reflective of how busy the place was at the time.More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 13 December 2020 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner and a few drinks. Food was great, service was excellent, staff very friendly and the had a great vibe for the whole family, menu small but great and good prices ,vegan nachos are really good! Suggest booking a table. Great views...also.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 3 December 2020

Dinner for four was fabulous, nothing left on the plates! Well done! Chicken Schnitzel, Buddha bowl, pork cutlets and rump with prawns and garlic sauce! We'll be back again as soon as possible!

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 2 December 2020

Went for dinner on Saturday night. Had booked a table. Just as well - it was very busy. Security at the door was covering Covid and keeping numbers at required levels. Food was excellent! Oysters, bruschetta, fish of the day, lamb rack... all rated highly....The Tavern has a couple of inside seating levels plus an outdoor terrace. New management is turning the place around. Well done.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 2 December 2020

Our meal was fantastic and we enjoyed the wide varieties of beers, ciders on tap and wines. Management was welcoming and Covid safe.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 1 December 2020

We read reviews and were immediately deterred but were told it had a ‘new chef’ and was under ‘new management’ so, being the only place in town on a Tuesday night open for dinner we went. We got here and the place wasn’t very busy....Not very many people eating, 1 person lining up for food. Grab menus and went to order only to be told there was a big group about to arrive to the Tavern and we would have to wait to order after them. Umm WHAT?! No reason was given. We obliged and waited. Finally when ordering we were told that food would be at >1 hours wait. Seriously this place is really sad. The management is non-existent. If you are looking to eat dinner in Crescent Head. Avoid being here Mon-Wed. Everywhere is closed and you will be left to roll the dice at the TavernMore

Date of visit: December 2020
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Dianne G
26 May 2021|
Response from jonathan210775 | Property representative |
Hi Dianne, it's strongly recommended that you make a booking at the Tavern - especially during our busiest periods (Thurs, Friday, Saturday). It also helps us to manage COVID obligations.
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