We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value

Details

CUISINES
Pub, Australian, Bar
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
View all details
meals, features
Reviews (22)
Filter reviews
22 results
Traveller rating
17
3
1
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
17
3
1
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews schnitzel steak little gem great food meals sydney kempsey
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 21 January 2021

Excellent quality tasty meals and HUGE serves! Pleasant outdoor area. Friendly staff. 2 minutes of the highway

Date of visit: January 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 29 October 2020

This hotel does a fabulous lunch at quite reasonable costs. Covid 19 regulations in place, so go there with confidence. If you are small eaters, you could easily share 1 meal.

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 24 September 2020 via mobile

Don’t let the outside appearance fool you, this is a great find. We were a bit nervous as the front is all locked up and it’s looks a bit rough. We found the entrance to one side and walked through a run down looking TAB...area to the bistro. The bistro area is not flash, but it’s bright and clean and the menu has all the favourites. We chose a schnitzel, scotch fillet and kids steak all of them were great portion size and fantastic price. The scotch fillet was excellent and even the kids steak was bigger and better quality than I have had as a main in higher priced restaurants. Would not hesitate to recommend for families or anybody looking for good value tasty meals.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 8 February 2020

Food was excellent, flies were appalling, they definitely need something a zapper to conrol flies, wont go again because of this problem.

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 20 January 2020 via mobile

We met local family here while we were staying at Trial Bay Gaol and tbh the food here was better than any place we ate at in South West Rocks. Really great prices, huge portions and just tasty country meals at a laid back country...pub. The steak was ridiculously good!More

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 21 October 2019 via mobile

Travelling down towards Sydney we needed a stop-over and found this little gem in Frederickton right on the river. We were early before 6 pm on Saturday night and were served quickly. I selected grilled salmon which was beautiful with crispy vegetables and mashed potato....Very healthy! My husband had an equally nice hot Calamari salad. Will be back when next here.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 6 May 2019

Called into Fredo to visit some friends and had dinner at Fredo pub, my wife and I both ordered the Steak Killpatrick, the meal arrived with 5 large oysters on top of the steak and the steak was cooked perfect and so tender and a...nice bottle of Shiraz made the night. Our friends meals were also superb. Definitely check out Macleay River Hotel at Frederickton.More

Date of visit: May 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 24 January 2019

stayed overnight at an airbnb in Frederickton, and went to the local for dinner. the meal was cheap and very nice. everyone there was friendly and welcoming.

Date of visit: January 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Stopped off at this hotel on the way through Kempsey and was pleasantly suprised. It is a typical pub with ample parking out the back. Food did take a long time to arrive at 40mins when we were the first to order, but it was...definitely worth the wait. We ordered the schnitzel and steak and they were a good size at a great price. Definitely will stop off here again.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Helpful?
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Took my parents here yesterday for lunch. Great food,great menu and great value. We will be back again for sure. Sue Urunga

Date of visit: October 2018
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Park Drive Motel
79 reviews
4.77 km away
Moon River Motor Inn
156 reviews
4.86 km away
Colonial Court Motor Inn
125 reviews
4.96 km away
City Centre Motel
147 reviews
5.35 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
The Garden Bar & Kitchen
44 reviews
.14 km away
Lou's Cafe Restaurant
255 reviews
5.90 km away
Fredo Pies
185 reviews
.73 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Un4gettable4evermore
7 reviews
6.52 km away
Dunghutti-Ngaku Aboriginal Art Gallery
23 reviews
7.70 km away
Macley River Historical Museum
8 reviews
7.70 km away
Kempsey Riverside Park
9 reviews
6.04 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Macleay River Hotel staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing