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The Ranch Cafe Bar & Grill

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Successful family owned restaurant operating now for over 20 years. Our team works hard in providing exceptional service, quality food within a great atmosphere.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Bar, British, Pub, New Zealand
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had the burger and the soup, the food was of good quality and the service was friendly. Good atmosphere

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank J7343NXkenh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pricey and the food's not great. The meats seemed fine (my husband's lamb roast and my sausage, but the vegetables weren't good. The peas were bad (almost crunchy) and the potatoes were meh. My son's vegetable stir fry was not really a stir-fry. The food...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank BarbaraL135
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved the atmosphere here. My dinner of Battered Blue Cod was Devine! Only negative being asked if we wanted to add a tip to our bill! We are not in America workers do not rely on tips to survive this should not be a...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank MamaDee68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great wee night watching the footy and having a bite to eat plus a couple of wines. Much nicer atmosphere than The Moose. Staff were flat out - maybe a touch understaffed but the food was good and pretty timely. Risotto was a wee bit...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank MysteryGuide
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our meals (burgers) were fine, the beer selection was fine, so was the service. Just nothing that really stood out. We were looking for a standard kind of bar meal, nothing fancy or complicated, and they delivered!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite busy when we arrived.Had a table for two & menu was extensive. Opted for the Roast of the day which was lamb.Well presented and hot.Great staff looked after our drink.Would recommend this place for a meal.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Murray F
Reviewed June 15, 2019

had the sunday roast lunch special today, the meat was beautiful roast lamb, with gravy and mint sauce and 4 veg, all for $16, you can’t beat that.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KathrineT88
Reviewed June 11, 2019

The staff all welcoming and friendly. Big menu and big serves. Pity the lamb roast not avail one night. (We ate there twice). Reasonable prices. Nice and warm too.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank GooseGirl555
Reviewed June 11, 2019

Found this bar at the end of town it was ok good choice of beers, and food was ok, did find a couple of the staff with a bad attitude rest were ok, lady with the braids particularly stands out as unfriendly maybe she was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Stephen A
Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

This bar has a large selection of local brews and local cuisine. My venison steak was excellent. Very basic but rustic decor. Most impressive of all was the excellent service.

Date of visit: June 2019
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