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Magpie and Stump Hotel

Burra Street, Mintaro, South Australia, Australia
Magpie and Stump Hotel
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another day out with the Ulysses( motorcycle club for mature adults Over 45) on the 19th of April landed us at the Magpie & Stump hotel in Mintaro, Clare Valley, South Australia. There were about 15 or 16 of us here to enjoy a lunch in a wonderfully peaceful & historic setting. The little town of Mintaro is certainly worth... More 

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adelaide
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38 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Spent a fantastic couple of hours sat in the beer garden at the front of the pub. Mintaro is a beautiful little heritage town and the pub is right in the heart of it. The food is basic pub grub but was tasty, fresh and very well presented. Well worth popping in if you're in the area.

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Nantwich, United Kingdom
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36 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We stopped off here for lunch on a lovely sunny Sunday, from the outside it looks very authentic and welcoming. The staff were friendly but the meal was decidedly average. The burger was ok nothing special in taste terms but it had so much stacked on top of it that it was very off putting. The extras were all mentioned... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

This beautiful old Magpie and Stump Hotel was Built in 1850/51 the hotel incorporates the former Bakers shop as part of the Dining room and features the original wood-fired oven. It is located on Burra St, Mintaro in South Australia about 20km's from Clare. We have visited this pub quite a few times now for both lunch and dinner and... More 

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Umina, New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Great place to eat. I had Prosciutto wrapped around salmon- really great. For a great place to stay, just up the road is "The Olde Lolly Shoppe" B&B- what a great set up for about $140 a night you get bedroom, lounge room with open fire and bathroom with shower and spa bath,

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Clare, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

I can remember when you would not let your dog eat in this pub. Then along came Linden, and boy what a transformation. The grounds are spectacular and when you walk into the front bar you can not help but notice how clean the hotel is. Ray the barman poured us some cold beers and was friendly and obliging, an... More 

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Flemington, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

We stopped at the Magpie and Stump for a beer while driving around the back roads and byways of the Clare valley. The bar trade at midday was comprised of my wife and myself and three locals who seemed to be permanent fixtures. The service was friendy and the beer was cold and it is worth stopping by to realise,... More 

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Berri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

After reading other reviews we were a bit worried, but we enjoyed our meal here. Standing by the fire chatting to the locals on arrival was really interesting, and we had a very tasty meal - (without a long wait) next to an open log fire. Would verry happily go back again.

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2012

We ate here twice while we stayed in Mintaro.and never had too much of an issue. The owner has a very dry sense of humor but was honest when we ordered and told us they were very busy and our meals would take over an hour to come out.....which we didnt mind as it was a friday night and the... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

From the moment we spoke to the owner behind the bar, we were given one word responses and not the hint of a smile. We felt like we'd intruded in his house, rather than stepped inside his pub. After placing our orders, we waited a ridiculously long time for our food to arrive. The pub was nearly empty, except for... More 

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