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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub, Australian
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Playgrounds
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Reviewed 30 November 2021

Table was dirty, place felt neglected. Menus were dirty print outs. Staff looked busy but it wasn't. Food took for ever and we had to ask twice for cutlery after our food arrived....Never mind...

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 29 April 2021

We were staying in nearby Monbulk and this venue was recommended to us. We had booked a table and, on arrival, were shown straight to the table. Water was produced almost immediately and our drinks order taken very soon after we were seated. The food...was of a very high standard. It was obviously freshly prepared and served within a fairly short time. Given how busy the place was, I was surprised at the speed of service. The young lady looking after us was an excellent ambassador for The Pig and Whistle. She was very friendly and super-efficient. The prices on the menu were also very reasonable for the quality of the food. A most enjoyable night out. A big "Thank You" to the team from the Pig and Whistle who were on duty on the evening of ANZAC Day.More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 18 April 2021

My husband went to the Pig and Whistle Tavern two nights in a row as we were so impressed and it was so close to where we were staying in Olinda, within walking distance. The service was excellent and the staff made us feel warm...and welcome. You can go there at 4:30pm and order a meal which is great if you have kids and want to feed them early. A good selection of beers on tap and I can highly recommend the White Rabbit Chocolate Stout yummy. The food is fantastic with a range of different meal options to choose from. We had the Irish Chicken Parma with a curry sauce and battered fish and chips on our first night there and they were delicious. On the second night we had 300g Scotch Fillet on a bed of potato, bacon and spinach with a sweet garlic jus. This was to die for the steak was cooked to perfection and just the right size without feeling too full. This meal is a credit to the chef. My only issue was there is no freshly cracked pepper on the table but this can be supplied by the staff if requested.More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 13 March 2021 via mobile

Stopped in here for some dinner, easy to book and were very accomodating. Food was good solid filling fare. Bangers and mash with spinach with 3 pork bangers almost too much. Neighbouring Parmas were enormous! We liked the decor and the staff were attentive and...friendly. Recommend.More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 7 March 2021 via mobile

Had dinner 6th March, 2021. Can say with all honesty that the steak was cooked to perfection. Perfectly seasoned and melted in your mouth. My partner had the chicken parma which was equally as good. Meal sizes were more than generous. Would recommend to anyone...and everyone who likes a great meal in a lovely relaxed atmosphere.More

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 30 January 2021

Was really busy on the Friday night we visited, but food still arrived promptly. Pork belly was tasty and surprisingly non fatty but could have had a little more gravy. Pie and bangers and mash great sized portions and pork sausages a bonus and indicative...of British branding of the place. Staff were friendly and good selections of beer. Would recommend.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 14 January 2021

We had take-away dinner for a family of 5 from the Pig & Whistle Tavern. Each family member commented on the great taste of the food. Thanks!

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 9 January 2021

We loved the pictures and decorations around the pub that gave it a great ambience. The bartender certainly knew his stuff. Both the parma and the Guiness pot pie were great. All the helpings were very large; if you're not big eaters, consider sharing a...meal between two.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 19 December 2020 via mobile

What an amazing place. Relaxed atmosphere, amazing food and well priced. We will be back for sure. And the service was spot on. What a friendly bunch.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 29 November 2020

The location has a quaint vibe to it, imitating English pubs in its decor. The dining room was filled with smoke from the wood fire when we arrived, but the staff eventually got this under control. The wait-staff were friendly and efficient, and we did...not wait too long for our drinks or meals to arrive. The menu is only standard pub faire, nothing out of the ordinary. The quality was quite good, however, serving good examples of these meals. The serving-sizes were about right, as were the prices.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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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
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Response from InspiredOz | 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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Pig & Whistle Tavern is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4