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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 - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
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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67 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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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218 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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153 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 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
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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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60 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 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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108 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 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
Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Best Western Sanctuary Inn for 1 night in a business trip. The Lobby restaurant was recommended by a local. Nice setting, didn't feel awkward even though I was on my own. I had the Angus steak which was amazing. The staff were very attentive and I had a lovely meal followed by coffee in the lounge area.... More 

1 Thank DebR286

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 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, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
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?