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O'Briens Pub

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Australian
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Princes Highwy, Narooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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115 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent venue. Great food excellent staff and top pub grub at a reasonable price. Who could ask for more, enjoy a great steak whilst looking over the inlet ideal way to have dinner

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Thank Andrew E
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ive been around for a while & eaten at a lot of pubs. This joint is hands down the best pub ive ever been to. The staff are so helpfull & friendly. The food is absolutely amazing. I spent 4 days in Narooma & was hooked on this place. So much that ive come home repacked & heading back down... More 

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Thank Kevin B
Canberra, Australia
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well the pub with the Best View in Narooma and great meals and drinks all at a reasonable price. Service at O'Briens is top they certainly know how to look after you. Stay in town and have dinner and a few drinks at this pub it is a treasure million dollar views.

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Thank Stan J
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

WOW - that was THE worst tbone I've ever had. Gristle, some meat & then more gristle (google gristle peeps), vegies were uncooked strips of carrot & cucumber. Pepper sauce lacked pepper. At $28.00 - no where near good enough. Granted the beer was relatively cheap but i think we're relying heavily on the view & summer crowds here. Eat... More 

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Thank Patrick B
London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Not sure if these guys put prices up during holiday season but based on the other reviews of "affordable", I disagree based on size of meals vs cost. The veal with a mushroom based cream sauce was $30, came out without the creamy sauce and had to send it back to get it put on. The size of the veal... More 

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Thank BeardedAussie
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

From the outside it looks like an average pub but wow the atmosphere and food was spot on! Plenty of outside tables and great menu options ! Mixed grill was delicious and meals were served super quick!!!! And the best part was it is affordable!

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Thank 235meganh
Wollongong, Australia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Great Food, Friendly staff and a wow factor of a view. This place sits at the top part of town with great views over the water onto the break wall. A must to visit.

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Thank nickanddonella
Bathurst, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

O'Briens Hotel supplies the iconic inlet views as well as the most enjoyable Surf and Turf - not be shared with the seagulls

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Thank johnalison2016
Greater Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We dropped in here for a drink in the afternoon. It had a warm friendly atmosphere with a million dollar view. We comfortably sat sipped on our drinks and just enjoyed the scenery.

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Thank Libby A
Tomakin, Australia
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

What a marvelous setting. Wonderful place to enjoy a drink with a sensational view. But the meals are grossly overpriced for what they are...Their POB, Plain Old Hamburger comes in at a hefty $15 and believe me, it is just what it says it is..very plain....Very expensive Oysters Kilpatrick served with a plastic fork..Asked the cook about the beef curry...curtly... More 

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Thank Chris C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Princes Highwy, Narooma, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Narooma

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