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Fergies Cafe & Wine Bar

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Cnr Cliff and Bentinck Streets, Portland, Victoria, Australia
03-5523-4777
Today
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 5
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Enjoyable

beuatiful restored old building in a great location with views. We had a family group of 7 which was well catered for with a comfortable spacious layout of the restaurant. Friendly service and good variety of well prepared dishes. Worth a try.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
grahamo133
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Sydney
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Portland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

A large group over 24 of us...children included descended on Fergies after the ANZAC DAY march for lunch.....everyone was happy....often my experience with large groups there are mix ups...but there were very few and these were minor!!!! They split the bill!!! And what is important is everyone enjoyed the food...left very satisfied....Great comments for the all day breakfast, salmon linguine,... More 

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Sydney
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

beuatiful restored old building in a great location with views. We had a family group of 7 which was well catered for with a comfortable spacious layout of the restaurant. Friendly service and good variety of well prepared dishes. Worth a try.

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Sydney
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I ate here recently while in Portland for work. The decor and setting of this place is really nice, an old post office conversion. I ate here 2 years ago and remembered having a really nice meal, Im not sure if it is the same owners since then. The food was definitely not up to scratch this time. For entree... More 

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The old post office certainly has been well renovated and if you book you can get a window seat. The tables are spread out so you don't feel cramped like lots of restaurants do. Soft furnishings absorb the noise so it's relatively quiet. The waitress was very attentive. Pasta serving size is over the top. My fiances chicken pesto linguine... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We had a seal tour booked for 3pm and the wait staff ensured we got our food in time for us to leave and make it to the tour. Very courteous, polite and friendly. Will definitely be back! Oh and the food - we got the paninis that were absolutely fantastic! Thank you!

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Anglesea, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Stopped off for a bite to eat place is lovely very bright seems pretty busy for a Tuesday. One bright waitress meeting and greeting the patrons. Food arrived and was lovely simple fresh food. Definatley recommend to visit

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Portland, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

A good place if you feel like something light and easy at lunchtime. Formerly the old Portland Post office, it has great views of both the harbour and the street and the service is excellent. The meals are reasonably priced, and very filling. I had locally caught fish, chips and salad for $6.50 and the fish was cooked to perfection.... More 

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Collingwood, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Great service, but unfortunately my meal was sub standard. Ordered garlic bread and twice baked pork belly with apple and walnut salad. Garlic bread was dry and quite tasteless...Pork Belly was bland and dry and crackle rock hard. Apple and walnut salad was the same generic salad served to every other table with some pieces of green apple and walnut... More 

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Sydney
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Great service and delicious modern Australian food. We had the fish of the day which was excellent. We think it's the pick of Portland.

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Milan, Italy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Very nice location in a lovely old building. The menu has traditional and normal food but when the courses come, here the surprise: delicious food cooked in a very personal, original and tasty way. Also the presentation in the plate was very nice. My compliments to the chef!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cnr Cliff and Bentinck Streets, Portland, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: 03-5523-4777

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Australian
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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