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Batesford Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
700 Ballarat Rd, Batesford, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3213, Australia
+61 3 5276 1201
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“lamb shank” (5 reviews)
“calamari” (4 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
700 Ballarat Rd, Batesford, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3213, Australia
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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Went with friends for lunch during the week. It was all really very good. Food was lovely, good selection of wine and the service was friendly and helpful. Prices were very reasonable for what we had. The decking and out door area is really nice...More

Thank caseyj1937
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Really liked this. Superior quality food (I had perfectly cooked salmon with salad) in a modern looking, spacious dining area (2 rooms) with an open fire. Friendly and welcoming service, if a little on the slow side. Has the atmosphere of a country town pub,...More

Thank PubberGrub
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Never disappointed, we have been a few times lately and loved each visit. There is a wonderful country pub atmosphere with open fires to keep you cosy. The staff are friendly, efficient and know their stuff.The food, particularly lamb shanks, so delicious, we are looking...More

Thank Chas T
Reviewed August 30, 2017

On our way back to Melbourne the munchies set in and as it was later in the evening we diverted to the Batesford. We hadn't been before so it was all new to us. We were refreshingly and warmly received and seated, our orders taken,...More

Thank richard b
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

We visit every Mothers day and Fathers day and any other day We all enjoy the Batesford Hotel Very frindly and cosy. Cheers

Thank Marty W
Reviewed August 10, 2017

The service was good, the food very nice and the wines were excellent but don't expect country pub prices. Cosy country pub with a great atmosphere. Had a table near the wood fire on a cold night. Highly recommended

Thank Francine-Alan
Reviewed August 10, 2017

The food here is as good as you would get at any fine restaurant. It was a pleasure to have dined here and I would recommend this place for any occasion. My friends and I dropped in off the cuff on a Saturday night and...More

Thank dale w
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Visited the Batesford Hotel for the first time in many years with my family. It was a cold miserable night but the minute we stepped into the hotel we felt warm, welcomed and comfortable. The service was fantastic and we were really happy with the...More

Thank Kathryn T
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

After being off the radar for months, due to a fire, it has opened with little fanfare and disappointing fare. This is my local, and I use to love the convenience. But, My family and I, sometimes, just want a good ol fashion feed. Well,...More

1  Thank wardygazza111
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

A group of six of us had dinner at the Batesford Hotel, the food was excellent so tasty, the staff were very attentive. Would highly recommend.

Thank Sara D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 Ballarat Rd, Batesford, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3213, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Batesford
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5276 1201
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