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The Playford Restaurant

120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8213 8844
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

Excellent prompt service, awesome food and the staff were fanatastic - gave great tips about the menu

Thank AliciaS1969
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Service and food - par excellent. We love this place as the ambience and decore has to be experienced. Parking is free so there is no reasons left not to visit.

Thank Ian B
Reviewed August 22, 2016

We were staying in the hotel and decided to have dinner. Shown to a table having had a drink in the bar. Given a menu each, but no offer of a pre drink drink. No one came to take our orde so we ended up...More

Thank LizB1958
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

From Start to finish we were impressed, made a booking and had a email to confirm booking. Started our meal with entree scallops and squid , my hubby having seafood plate with prawns and a green . followed by main meal Alex our waiter to...More

Thank RITZ72
Reviewed August 20, 2016

A friend hosted us for a dinner here in June 2016. I have never seen a waiter so courteous and smiling. We had a 5 course meal and it is the best I have ever had in my life. If you have money go eat...More

Thank stevers85
Reviewed August 8, 2016

I booked on line and we arrived at this beautiful restaurant. It had good ratings so expectations were high. But the ratings were well deserved. The first course, a charcuterie selection plate was absolutely delicious. I think my son was sorry he had to share....More

1  Thank KeithLea
Reviewed August 7, 2016

We ate a couple of tables, cne with cheese and another was cold meats.. There were incredible, also we had a pizza! Excellent

Thank Celia G
Reviewed August 5, 2016

The entrance to the Playford is stylish and welcoming. Seating is a mix of tables and lounges. I was in town for a conference and it is worth crossing the road to have a restful break at this lovely place. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank Thredbofan
Reviewed July 30, 2016

This was my first time to dine in this restaurant. I originally wanted to try the menu from the Festival of Food but when we looked at the ala carte menu we decided to order from it. The rye bread came out piping hot and...More

Thank vvbjr
Reviewed July 29, 2016

Scanned the web for an up market restuarant- found The Playford on North terrace. Service as expected was faultless, the first course- oysters natural were served on a bed of ice ( (nobody could muck that up) The main was sirloin steak which was of...More

Thank thaiophile
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Alyna F
Prices of dishes? Any links to see prices. I am trying to plan a dinner and would like to know how much I should bring.
May 3, 2017|
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Response from Craig R | Reviewed this property |
min $100 for two.
Would like to see the menu.
January 28, 2016|
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Eugene H
Is this restaurant the type of place, I may feel out of place in sharp suit. and alone
September 29, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8213 8844
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The award-winning Playford Restaurant offers innovative world-class cuisine. Open for breakfast and for dinner, through professional yet unobtrusive service our aim is to deliver a highly personalised guest experience in keeping with the hotel's philosophy of a home away from home. Here we believe that fine food should be good for you and therefore uses organic, bio-dynamic and free range produce wherever possible, with no genetically modified foods. The buffet breakfast showcases an extensive array of local and exotic fruits, breads and traditional hot breakfast accompaniments and dinner incorporates the best of high quality South Australian ingredients teamed with a boutique wine list. Recent accolades include "Best Restaurant - Accommodation Division" at the Australian Hotel's Association Awards 2015 with induction into the Hall of Fame, "Best Restaurant in a Hotel" at the South Australian Restaurant and Catering Awards 2015 and "Two Glass Winner" Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year Awards 2015.