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Settlers Tavern

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Organic, Seafood, Vegetarian, Australian
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114 Bussel Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
08-97572398
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: The heart of Margaret River where great country hospitality greets you...
The heart of Margaret River where great country hospitality greets you & locally sourced food, coffee, wines, beers & generous meals served all-day await you! Full-menu all-day every-day indoors or two outdoor areas.Multi award winning wine list, over twenty five wines by the glass, and three hundred wines on the list national and international and featuring over one hundred and twenty local wines. Settlers Tavern is the original home of live entertainment in Margaret River - featuring good vibes bands reggae, funk, soul, roots, blues - two hundred and sixty nights a year.No wonder Settlers Tavern is the busiest place in town!
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Good for:
Families with children
Bar scene
Large groups
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 280
    Excellent
  • 322
    Very good
  • 69
    Average
  • 28
    Poor
  • 18
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Consistently good.

Wide variety of places to sit. Good choices including gluten free options.Prompt and friendly service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Western Australia
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
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Western Australia
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Wide variety of places to sit. Good choices including gluten free options.Prompt and friendly service.

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glasgow
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Recently visited friends in Perth, WA. Using it as a base we went on a few road trips and we all spent a few days in Bussell’s Bushland Cottages near Margaret River which I have reviewed separately. Loved spending time in Settlers. Australia doesn’t really do small , intimate pubs but it’s spaciousness both inside and out just provides space... More 

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Margaret River Region, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

I live in Margaret River but never get tired of going to the "tav'". Consistently good food and the staff are friendly and accommodating. My boyfriend's steak was quite chewy for a medium rare. We let a staff member know and he welcomed the raising of the issue. Not long after, a new steak was delivered and they even got... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Delicious meal. Prompt service with seating to our table. We then queued for a few minutes to place our order. The meal arrived promptly soon after. Definitely good value. Would recommend.

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East Anglia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Went in here 2nights running. Service and food were very good .the steaks were exceptional. Definitely recommend

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This was my fourth or fifth time eating here and every time I am never disappointed. The food is always good and there is plenty on tap and bottle also. Reasonably priced and the service is good. I'd score it 6/10.

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

I love this pub and will eat and drink here at least once every time I holiday in the Magaret River area. They regularly have good entertainment also.

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Ballarat, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The Tavern is a fantastic venue for a drink or just relaxing but our meal was just average expected more.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Staff were extremely friendly and the food was great. The colouring in sheets was well appreciated by the kids. As well as the adults keeping them quiet.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

This pub was a great place to eat. Servings are generous. Staff friendly. Great choice in both wine and beer on tap. Went there twice because we enjoyed it so much. Would really recommend this one to anyone

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 114 Bussel Hwy, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Margaret River Region  >  Margaret River
  • Phone Number: 08-97572398

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 34
  • Cuisine: Organic, Seafood, Vegetarian, Australian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Dining on a budget

Description

The heart of Margaret River where great country hospitality greets you & locally sourced food, coffee, wines, beers & generous meals served all-day await you! Full-menu all-day every-day indoors or two outdoor areas.Multi award winning wine list, over twenty five wines by the glass, and three hundred wines on the list national and international and featuring over one hundred and twenty local wines. Settlers Tavern is the original home of live entertainment in Margaret River - featuring good vibes bands reggae, funk, soul, roots, blues - two hundred and sixty nights a year.No wonder Settlers Tavern is the busiest place in town!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?