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The Gamekeepers Secret Country Inn

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1555 Melton Highway, Melton, Victoria 3335, Australia
97471000
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very Average

Booked our valentines dinner here, first impressions were good we got a warm welcome, once we were shown to our table 15 mins later our drinks order was taken, then shortly after our set meal was ordered. We struggled to get more drinks during the night so decided to order a bottle of champagne to... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
Nick D
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Melbourne, Australia
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Booked our valentines dinner here, first impressions were good we got a warm welcome, once we were shown to our table 15 mins later our drinks order was taken, then shortly after our set meal was ordered. We struggled to get more drinks during the night so decided to order a bottle of champagne to make sure we had something,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Meals were delicious. Service was great. I will recommend to all my friends and family. I'll definitely be a regular customer. Can't wait to eat there again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Food was great staff were great and service very good I recomend to all that haven't been they have a huge variety of food which was great mark and team were very happy asset as with every we needed Thank you and will see you soon

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Bacchus Marsh, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

A quaint English pub set in a country atmosphere gives a warm feeling to the place. There are plenty of points of interest in the decor to spark dinner conversation. My last visit wasn't the best though, really let down by the poor appearance of staff. They seemed less than professional in very casual attire but I must say the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Ate here in February this year (2014). Had a lovely meal. Went again last week... what a difference 9 months can make... It was VERY disappointing indeed... especially after I had given it such a glowing reference to my dinner companions. I was embarrassed. It was a Friday night and the restaurant was almost deserted, which should have been a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

Worst food we've had for a long time. We were wondering why the place was deserted on a Sunday Lunch, now we know why. Dirty, dusty and outdated. Also both felt sick in the guts the following morning. Never Again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

We had our wedding there, Yvette (manager) and Matt (head chef) and all their staff were so kind, helpful, best day ever😃😄. All our family and closed friends loved it👍👍

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Narrabri
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60 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We didn't expect too much after reading other reviews and they were accurate. You couldn't fault the staff. The food portions were generous and well cooked and no one left hungry. The grilled barramundi was nicely cooked and served with chips and salad. The other dishes included chicken Florentine and garlic prawns. They couldn't tell us were the prawns was... More 

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Victoria, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

A nice rustic feel about it. Make sure you book as often booked out. The food is really good and excellent value. I had the Salmon and it was excellent. Plenty of parking. About 35klms west of the CBD

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Hillside Victoria
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29 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We arrived early on a Saturday evening & a good thing we did as when we gave the name for the booking it wasn't in the book. Not a problem the staff promptly gave us one. It was a busy evening with a few birthday celebrations happening. The staff coped very well though some of the drink orders were over... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1555 Melton Highway, Melton, Victoria 3335, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melton
  • Phone Number: 97471000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 23

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