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The British Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
58 Finniss St, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
+61 8 8267 2188
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (47 reviews)
“chat potatoes” (5 reviews)
“garden salad” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
58 Finniss St, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of 9 people in town for the Ashes.. The owners, Guy and Josie are knocking it out of the park! Excellent chef, attentive and friendly staff. Came in for day one dinner.. came back each day. Between the 9 of us, tried most...More

1  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is ok. Very loud inside and u can cook your own meat if I interested. The flavour of the rump we both bought was very very plain. We would never get it again from here. Maybe good to just have a few beers...More

1  Thank Joe P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely quaint hotel close to adelaide cbd. Lots of character and style. Yummy food which is cooked superbly. Nice little places to sit in small groups for a quiet drink and enjoy a dip platter or other starter. Spots to sit out the front or...More

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

I was looking for medium steak, mashed potatoes, veg, pepper gravy, cold beer and friendly place. I found it here. Its a nice restaurant and well run.

1  Thank pwmango
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Mid week dinner with friends. The venue is good, the restaurant is an enclosed area at the rear of the hotel. The menu is good lots of choices especially meat / steaks. You can have them cook it or you can cook it yourself on...More

1  Thank Coroona
Reviewed October 26, 2017

Visited the British recently for a friends 60th. Very pleasant staff who were very attentive upon arrival, despite having to downgrade the table size. Nothing seemed to be too much of a problem. Ordered the veal ribeye & kangaroo steaks - all main meal dishes...More

1  Thank Andy R
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a great meal here this month with a large group. I enjoyed the pork belly and everyone else seemed happy with their food! Lots of comfort food on menu and good portions! Yum!

1  Thank Felicity M
Reviewed September 30, 2017

We had a lovely evening at the British recently while staying around the corner at the Majestic Old Lion Apartments. Just what I love - a charming old pub (with the expected modern extension) full of warmth, character, great drinks and delicious food. Definitely the...More

Thank iloveuk_13
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Nothing like an open fire and a cook your own BBQ steak in my mind.. This hotel is one of the "local pubs" in North Adelaide. Very good place to hang out on a cold day or night. Cozy lounge room, traditional bar and a...More

Thank sirjeff9726
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Good food great buzzing atmosphere and crowded on a cold wet Tuesday evening. Had to wait for an available table but the food was worth the wait. Only downfall was finding a nearby park!

1  Thank llsaPortElliot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $22
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Finniss St, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8267 2188
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