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255 Great Western Hwy, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
(02) 4787 8347
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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Disappointing lunch

Went to lunch with another couple and ascsoon as we got there we were told that there were no pies or ribs asctheybhad been busy the day before. So we made our selection from the beer covered menus. One had mixed grill which was OK, another had salmon which was overcooked and the vegies were cold... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 1, 2015
Linda Y
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Mildura, Australia
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English first
New South Wales, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

DONT DO IT. Recently thought I'd give this place a second chance so went with the flow as my friends wanted a few drinks. I ordered something simple burger thinking surely they couldnt get this wrong.What was I thinking it was the most disgusting tasting burger I ever had I had about three bites and that was it. If your... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Just had to turn away 2 chicken parmigiana's as they were both raw and then I swapped for a steak - mostly gristle, lumpy gravy and limp salad. I'm a local. Very disappointed - Won't b back in a hurry. Wait staff lovely but need new management in the kitchen. Pick up your act!

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Cowra, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

4 of us called in for lunch on Saturday. We all selected different meals and they were beautiful. Our order was taken straight away and delivered very quickly. The service was quick and friendly. We will definitely be calling in for lunch another day

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Sydney, Australia
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69 reviews 69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Smells old, stale and dreadful. Food is poor quality pub grub. Don't waste your time or money at this place. The other pub a few doors down is no better. Surely someone can give Blackheath a pub revival, because both of them really need it!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

My wife and i stayed in blackheath and ate dinner here and would've been better to have starved.wife ordered beer battered barra and got the tiniest pieces of fish in a HUGE amount of so called beer batter (normal) and i ordered the 350g grand angus which came out as 300g of pure fat and 50g of 80yr old piece... More 

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New South Wales, Australia
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9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We usually love our pub meals so decided to check this place out for dinner it was a Tuesday night very quiet maybe just over a dozen people around with about half eating. We ordered a pasta dish which came out not only cold but very tasteless along with a Angus rump which came out very well done and also... More 

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Mildura, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Went to lunch with another couple and ascsoon as we got there we were told that there were no pies or ribs asctheybhad been busy the day before. So we made our selection from the beer covered menus. One had mixed grill which was OK, another had salmon which was overcooked and the vegies were cold, nachos was had by... More 

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Rylstone, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

There are 2 Gardners Inn listed on Trip Advisor - this one with an apostrophe and the other without (which I think is the correct one). In any case, posting my review on both. A family member has organised for us to gather here for lunch 30/12/14. The setting is good. Some different spaces indoors, an outdoor deck and an... More 

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Blackheath, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

It used to have a lovely fireplace, now gone, since the previous management left. The food is average to poor, but the service is pleasant. Thursday nights offer cheaper meals but not very imaginative.

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Brisbane, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We enjoyed this pub a lot more than some of the others in the area and came back a few times. The food was great for pub fare and very reasonably priced, much more so than I'm used to back home in QLD. The interior has been renovated some time in the recent past and there's a nice blend of... More 

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  • Address: 255 Great Western Hwy, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Blue Mountains  >  Blackheath
  • Phone Number: (02) 4787 8347

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