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Pig & Whistle Tavern

) #5 of 17 Restaurants in Olinda $$ - $$$ , British,
1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
9751 2366
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food was good and the service was friendly and prompt, tables a little close together, but if you overcome that then it's a great place to eat

Thank Ch'kara S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have never seen so much waste of food anywhere. Parmas so big impossible to eat, where does all the leftovers go? Pork belly is completely over rated. Made with what seemed to be a Chilli Con Carn base, with no Chilli, and a Cheezy...More

Thank Rod G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Dropped in to check out the place for a meal found lots of great boutique beers on tap friendly staff and patrons in the setting of an English style pub we stayed for a meal great value pub food big serves

Thank kimbawocka
Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit of a way out from Melbourne but beautiful cozy pub even with some English beers. Good pub grub with fantastic staff. Portions were good size and filling. Thoroughly enjoyable.

Thank dselvan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our SA family come to Melbourne about twice per year for different reasons and we are staying in dandenong for a few days. So in touring through the area, found this on trip advisor. Firstly, outside appearances look cute and inviting. Cold but sunny day....More

Thank LisaEstella71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family lunch before heading off on my next adventure #VickyT_TravelBug great afternoon chilling to the music. Follow my next adventure ✈️

Thank VickyT_TravelBug
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love the venue and surroundings and from the moment we walked in we were welcomed by the staff, Xmas in July guests were in full swing on one side and we were seated near the fire on the other side which added to the ambiance.All...More

Thank shirliemackey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect place for lunch on a Winters day. A crackling fire, old style pub atmosphere and friendly staff. Meals are enormous, tasty and traditional English pub style. Although it was very busy (there was a tourist bus there) we were served and fed in a...More

Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with a large group of friends. Initially given the outdoor area but moved inside after a mistake with the booking. Meal was slow to come out and some of our group were eating dessert before we had the main. I had the...More

Thank Kobe19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very very disappointed in what was a complete and utter waist of money and time. Booked a month in advance to be told we could have 3pm to be THEN told on arrival there was no turkey?? With an option of Risotto or beef? place...More

1  Thank kingsman69
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15 July 2016|
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Response from Margaret E | Reviewed this property |
According to Google the distance is 15.4 km and takes 23 mins travel time
15 July 2016|
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Response from Brett S | Reviewed this property |
We have been there with the kids several times and always found the food delicious and plentiful. If you have kids there is also a good play area outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Olinda
  • Phone Number: 9751 2366
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