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The Rocks Restaurant

8 Holdfast Promenade | Ground Floor, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
+61 8 8350 3188
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
Australian, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
8 Holdfast Promenade | Ground Floor, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
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Reviewed May 28, 2016

We went to The Rocks a number of times and the food was fabulous as was the service. We hadn't been to The Rocks for some time so we were looking forward to the fine dining experience we'd had previously when we rang and booked...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed May 9, 2016

The eggs were okay but the bacon was like chewing rubber and the coffees for room service were like going thru Maccas drive thru. Very weird for a S.A as its usually known for recycling why not just give us a Mug?

Thank SCG72
Reviewed April 14, 2016

Breakfast is not 5 star but then you don't pay a 5 star price. The buffet is adequate and has more than enough choice and is very well priced. The menu items are also well priced and there is some variety. The service was friendly...More

Thank KMS1205
Reviewed March 6, 2016

I regularly go here for breakfast as it is convenient and in a nice spot overlooking Glenelg beach. I wouldn't rave about the food quality nor the service but it is not ridiculously expensive and there are worse places I could be sitting down for...More

Thank Derek M
Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Oaks Plaza Pier for a few nights. 'The Rock' on the ground floor overlooking the beach serves breakfast for Oaks' guests. For a buffet breakfast, it costs $20 per person. For that you get the following 'hot food' - Scrambled eggs...More

2  Thank SleepyKoalas
Reviewed February 5, 2016

Delicious eggs & bacon. Yum! Never crowded. Espresso coffee ok. Service a bit confused - many of the tables and chairs were dirty

Thank Tom G
Reviewed January 28, 2016

I only had soup and husband had a salad so hard to really judge much of the food but what we had was delicious. Wish I had more time to try more of their food.

Thank Pima41
Reviewed December 10, 2015

This review is for the breakfast experience only we stayed at the Liberty Towers, called ahead for breakfast for 10, spent 10 minutes whilst they tried to get thier eftpos working in the end I charged it back to my room. It was 8.00am we...More

2  Thank Daryl B
Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

Had breakfast during a 2 day stay due to convenience. Service ok, food ok, but nothing to write home about. Expensive for what you get, and as others are saying, no coffee included. Its a pity as they have a spectacular venue with great views.

Thank 40yoStudent
Reviewed July 18, 2015

We had brekky here on two mornings over the weekend, during our stay at Oaks Pier Hotel. Price ok, u til you realise NO coffee is included and you order and pay separately. Rather limited buffet selection. Staff though are nice

Thank 484wallyb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $19
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Holdfast Promenade | Ground Floor, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Glenelg
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8350 3188
  • E-mail
Description
Something to suit all tastes while enjoying the beautiful full ocean views. Modern Australian Cuisine available 7 days for lunch and dinner with all day dining Friday through Sunday and $11.90 lunch specials on weekdays.
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