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Scenic Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
+61 8 8390 1705
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good52%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“duck pate” (12 reviews)
“schnitzel” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

It was about 9° and I went up here with my daughter on the weekend and shared fantastic piece of lemon cheesecake and I had a coffee. Staff are very friendly, and kept The open fire roaring hot stacked with wood

Thank TravelTowers
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Ther friendly service has a welcoming country feel while the terrific pub food (at a reasonable price) would be at home in the best inner-city pubs. Well priced local wines were also appreciated.

Thank annamichaelm
Reviewed June 10, 2017

The wine list was interesting. The food was typical pub food, not bad but priced on the high side. The wood fire was welcoming. The ambience of the place is good However that is where the compliments must end. We had taken guests from interstate...More

Thank lke63878
Reviewed June 9, 2017

We stopped at this "scenic" hotel for a quick drink after a long outing and were met by outdated furniture, and rather drab interior. Overlooking that, an older blonde lady served us our drinks with a forced smile. As my family and I walked to...More

Thank amylotheringen
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Kinda cold reception from some lethargic teenagers, but the food is very good. Had to fight to get a glass of wine, mind you! Overall it's a lovely view and you can get a decent atmosphere going very easily.

Thank hogiebear33
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

The Scenic is unsuspecting - where the dated decor, and creepy cottage vibes give way to fantastic food and an incredible view. The menu is broad, providing typical pub fare but also more surprising options - all of which are well portioned, and delicious -...More

Thank Lachlan G
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

The food was outstanding- seemed to have been prepared by a 'real' chef; much better than many pub meals. The weather was excellent so we had a balcony table that afforded us a gorgeous view to the city. The downside was that the road leading...More

Thank DrusillaM
Reviewed March 22, 2017

The food (and the view) are always good, but on our most recent visit the service needed improvement. We ordered our mani meals and a starter to share whilst we would be waiting for the main dishes. The starter never arrived because it had been...More

Thank hfba
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

We decided to take the dog here as on our previous (and first) visit we discovered the delightful outside eating areas where he could be accommodated. The roar of passing (and parking) motorbikes didn't disturb us too much, but I was surprised they allowed smoking...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful historic building built right between two roads. Stunning gardens, beautiful tasty food and lovely customer service. Wow, what a beautiful view, would be gorgeous of an evening looking down to the Adelaide suburbs. Large sized children's meals and adults meals that are also tasty....More

Thank Tash K
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$24 - $94
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8390 1705
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