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All 83 Albany Restaurants

Earl of Spencer

60 Earl Street, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9847 4262
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Ranked #25 of 83 Restaurants in Albany
Price range: $12 - $30
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Australian, British, Bar, Bistro
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Here at the earl of spencer, we see ourselves as a family friendly venue. We have a large beer garden that is non smoking, kids play area which will be updated this summer, live music every friday from 8pm & Sunday from 5pm and an all day menu that will be starting the second week in December. We have great selection of bottled cider and imported English, Scottish and French beer. We only sell Local Wines, which are all from the Great Southern Region. All of our meals area cooked to order, so our moto is, great food takes time.
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English first
Great Western, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

My husband and I have been for dinner with friends on two separate occasions in the past month and both times we have complimented the chef and or the service staff. The Earl of Spencer is a lovely old Albany building which provides a nice atmosphere. The food is well presented and very generous portions and all tastes good. Drinks... More 

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Perth, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

This has always been a great place to hang out at. Food is amazing,service is prompt. A nice outside eating area as well. They have bands etc from time to time

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Perth, West Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

Always a happy atmosphere in this pub with constantly great choice of foods and a great kids menu . This pub has become a regular on my visits to Albany

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Heywood
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

A warm welcome, a great selection of local wines and beers and the food was so good we went back for more! Great value for money, but if visiting on a Sunday, book in advance as it is very popular.

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yorkshire
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We often eat at Earl of Spencer when in Albany. The food is well cooked, presented and plentiful.There are good beers on tap as well as bottled and a good range of wines too. Staff are pleasant and service is speedy.There is an outdoor area to sit in. On the occasions we have eaten at the Earl we have been... More 

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Perth, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Our past visits to Albany have always included this restaurant, and we were looking forward to our latest visit. The table service was fine but the food was substandard. My pie had burnt black pastry and the filling dried out. My wife's chicken dish was very overcooked and we left half of it. A pity.

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Perth, Australia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A restaurant and hotel hybrid near the heart of Albany. Staff are efficient and friendly, the menu is varied and the service is quick. Above all the food was very good - Stewed beef for me, and FOtD for her. Portions are huge and the prices, while not cheap, are commensurate with the quality and quantity.

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Perth, Australia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Great atmosphere and the coldest beer in Albany. A short walk from the centre of town or plenty of on street parking.

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Albany, Australia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Have been there quite a few times and really enjoyed it. Went there 21/11/2014 for my wife's birthday lunch...what an absolute disgrace.I had the crab salad which had no meat in it. All it consisted of was fried crab shells placed on top of a very ordinary salad. My wife's caesar salad was dismal compared to the last one she... More 

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EARL-of-SPENCER, Owner at Earl of Spencer, responded to this review

Hello Sir I am sorry to hear about your recent experience here at The Earl of Spencer. We take pride in providing quality, tasty meals and it disappoints me to here you didn't enjoy your meal. From today the Soft Shell crab will be removed from the specials board. I want to make sure that everyone leaves The Earl happy... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We visited in October (the week before the incredibly busy ANZAC centenary weekend). Hard to find as was not well lit, and various information said it was on the corner of Earl St and Spencer St - Earl of Spencer - get it? :-) As we were standing opposite in the dark, trying to work out if the old building... More 

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Additional Information about Earl of Spencer

Address: 60 Earl Street, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 9847 4262
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Albany
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 12 - 30
Cuisine: Australian, British, Bar, Bistro

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