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Hippo Creek

Hillary's Boat Harbour, Scarborough, Stirling, Western Australia, Australia
9447 2388
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Ranked #5 of 26 restaurants in Scarborough
Dining options: Reservations
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69% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We visited on a Saturday evening - the restaurant was fully booked. Service was polite and efficient - the menu and options were explained in detail & the drinks list was good. Most of us ate the steak in its various forms. The meat was beautifully cooked and the accompanying vegetables were also very good. The serving size was generous.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Great feed at this place. Far better then outback jacks or other such chains, and the meat is top shelf, and limited only by your wallet. The more you pay the better it is. Put the meat in your face and enjoy it. Good choice of lubricants as well, with the James squires a fan winning performance

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Chester, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

The staff were excellent at finding us a table outside on the terrace. It was so busy inside but the service wasn't slow at all and we all enjoyed our meals. Ribs were great, my steak was delicious and the chicken skewers were really good. Not fussy food but very well flavoured.

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Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

We visited on a busy Saturday night. This meant the service was a bit slow but cosidering the number of diners it wasnt to much of a problem - besides there is plenty to look at - if upstairs. The food is fairly basic 'steak and chips' but the steak was outsanding. I ordered the smallest size, 350g, and struggled... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

Service a bit slow, but food exceptional. Very good steak and ribs for good price. Highly recommended.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We rang ahead to find out how busy they usually are on a Friday at lunch time. The haughty person at Hippo Creek gave a brusque reply "that it varied". We then wondered if we should go if this was the reception we could expect. However, the four of us went. True to form when asked about a certain bottle... More

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Perth, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Yeah it was O.K. we had the lunch special of burger and fries and the meat was awful and the bun was dry. Too little sauce. waste of time

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Fremantle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Restaurant was unique and beautifully presented. Food was delicious and perfect for meat-lovers. Completely different to anywhere I've been before and a real experience.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

Really lovely restaurant...food is delicious, views are amazing! On the pricey side but you get what you pay for and it's worth the money! Try the game platter for starters, tasty!

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Not only are all 3 restaurants beautifully located, they offer decent steak cooked to perfection. You want medium rare? It actually comes out MEDIUM RARE! Good golly! Don't be fooled by what sounds like an ordinary chicken or steak skewer... a whole rooster and cow come out on this ornate hanging monstrosity, dripping with butter which is soaked up by... More

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