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77 Hyde Street, Bellingen, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere, food good, well set out, restaurant and bars seperate. The menu was full of gluten free options but most were unavailable on order, so that was a bit disappointing for our coeliac family member. My chicken whilst looked messy on the plate was to die for yum!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have eaten here countless times. When I first started coming here the food was awesome ( best place to get a steak ) then the meals and the menu became quite average ( steak became really over cooked for medium rare). I learnt one day that original chef came back so I decided try the place again and the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here last week on a trip to Queensland. To be fair to the Federal we had never stayed overnight in a pub before so we weren't really prepared for the rowdy late night revellers when we were trying to get some sleep. Having said that the staff were good, the room was spotless along with the shared amenities.... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

An older style hotel with shared amenities (clean ones) but don't let this put you off. The rooms were small but clean and the upstairs balcony was great for a few drinks. The pub has old style character. Food is nice, staff are lovely, locals are friendly and there's entertainment in the main bar on Friday (and some Saturday) nights.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I have dined at The Federal a few times, but not for a while now. The atmosphere is always nice as a Pub venue, very popular on this Friday night. So maybe that was a bad choice, whilst it was very busy, I didn't expect to wait 1 hour and ten minutes for our meal. Perhaps we could have been... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We did not expect the level of food we received the other night at the Federal Hotel. Every meal, from the Bruschetta to the various mains, we had were spot on. Even the duck (a special on that night) that my wife ordered was well above the quality expected from a pub. Could not recommwnd this restaurant any more. It... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This is a great place to eat. The food is delicious and a great wine list, that's reasonably priced. There's so much choice, sometimes can be difficult to make a decision. Great choice of fish and vegetarian & vegan options, plus kiddies options as well. Sit inside or out on the heated verandah or in the funky fireside room.

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Very nice spot for lunch, good menu with most pub favourites on it plus a few different dishes which would tempt the most jaded diner. Had a craving for fish and chips and the local reef shark in a beer batter was fantastic, nice light batter and nice meaty fish, lent itself perfectly to deep frying, also comes with a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Certainly not your average pub grub ! Oysters, Twice cooked crispy duck, perfectly cooked salmon whilst sitting on the outdoor deck ,perfect lunch. Except it didn't stop there the temptation of the macaroon (shared) and a coffee kept us there a little longer than we had planned. Reasonable prices , friendly staff. We will be returning ! maybe for dinner... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Monday night and packed. I think it was beer and schnitzel night. My wife an I ordered a beer and I joined the lengthy queue.... Had ordered within two minutes. Entree of pork and prawn spring rolls was ready before I'd had half a beer. The duck came shortly after and was divine. My wife thoroughly enjoyed her salt and... More

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Address: 77 Hyde Street, Bellingen, New South Wales, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Bellingen
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