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Lobby Restaurant & Lounge Bar

Certificate of Excellence
Australian, Gluten Free Options
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293 Marius St, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
+61 2 6766 2903
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Tamworth, Australia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

We have been to The Lobby previous to this visit and always experienced great food and excellent service. This time around the service was next to none even though the restaurant was not busy and the food was very ordinary. Attention needs to be paid to the temperature of the meals, the presentation of the meals and the flavour combinations.

Thank Jayfo69
Tamworth, Australia
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70 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

I had dined out for lunch and was after a light evening meal My choices of Vanilla Poached Pear, Prosciutto, Blue Cheese, Hazelnut & Rocket and Vanilla Bean Panna Cotta, Strawberries, Ginger Syrup, Mint were both fresh, flavoursome and gorgeous to look at. The restaurant was quiet on the night we dined and my only complaint would be that the... More 

2 Thank Shazza929
Port Macquarie, Australia
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229 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

Staying in the hotel, we sought out the Lobby for dinner, and enjoyed two very satisfying meals - duck for Herself, veal cutlet for me. Portions were ample (we had a bowl of steamed vegetables between us, recommended if you like to keep your intake of greens up) and served neatly. Continental breakfast is buffet, of course, with an adequate... More 

1 Thank BPinOz
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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159 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

It's not often these days you find a motel dining room with five-star cuisine ... but this is one; Lobby is located within the Sanctuary Inn Motel. We had steak and duck, and both were created to a superlative standard; my wife is the fussiest steak consumer known ... and her only complaint was the steak was too big! I'm... More 

1 Thank Rowley51
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

We enjoyed a delicious meal and great wine and received good service. We commend Belinda in particular for going beyond the call of duty.

1 Thank Wanda D
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Food was divine. Great choice and extensive wine list. Staff were really great as well. I was dining alone on a business trip, but felt very welcome and comfortable

1 Thank Traci T
Gunnedah, Australia
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72 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

Had an intimate birthday dinner here on a cold winters night. Drinks by the fire followed by the best three course meal available in Tamworth. Highly recommended.

2 Thank Mulgamagnet
Gunnedah, Australia
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016

We enjoyed a lovely night at this restaurant. We were warmly greeted and given a lovely window seat in a little nook (not that the view is fantastic, but it was nice to look out the window and see the world go by). It was a cold night during the week so was not busy, so we really appreciated the... More 

1 Thank Judy W
Tamworth, Australia
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109 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

For the first time in my life our small family had Christmas lunch at a restaurant. The Lobby Restaurant put on a magnificent meal and the four of us thoroughly enjoyed it. Best of all no slaving over a hot stove on a hot December day....and no washing up.

1 Thank Kuku V
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016

We stayed and tried the nice course offer. All the good was great. Only problem was we ended up just tasting the last three courses as we couldn't fit any more in. Worked out to be very good value.

2 Thank Marcus B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 293 Marius St, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tamworth
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6766 2903

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?