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Standpipe Golf Motor Inn

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1 Daw Street | Highway One. cnr Highway 87, Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
08 86424033
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Adelaide Australia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went here specifically to try the Saltbush bhunna gosht, and were not disappointed, it was excellent! We also had the Beef madras, and the Butter chicken, which were both delicious. The staff were attentive and friendly, with little touches like offering a takeaway bag for our leftover naan and roti. Would definitely go again, if only they were not... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Not the place I would expect to have a nice Indian meal to be honest the building bar layout and ambience were nice the thali was very nice a bit of chutney would have been good if I was going to be picky. I will be back have driven past this place heaps of times and never knew it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We couldn't fault this Motor Inn. The accommodation was very clean and comfortable with helpful friendly staff. The restaurant was such a pleasant surprise. We had the Northern Indian curries and the usual accoutrements. The beef vindaloo was hot and spicy, the goat curry was beautifully tender. Pleasant and efficient staff topped off a most enjoyable dinner after a long... More 

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Whyalla, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here overnight and our room was very clean and modern had a large bathroom the bar fridge had a good supply off alcohol (which my husband enjoyed) there is a restaurant which has the best curry and the service was very good.

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Good ambience despite large number of tables spread through several rooms. Excellent seemingly authentic Indian menu (and basic Australian menu also available). Good service. I had the Prawn Mallabar, excellently presented.

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Woodville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

One of the few places open after 8pm in Pt Augusta. North Indian and Australian cuisine. Enjoyed the Indian flavours and my rump steak was good. Fellow guest was very disappointed at the scotch Fillet Steak considering the price.

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Adelaide Hills, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

We enjoyed a lovely Indian dinner on our stopover in Pt Augusta. This is a short walk from our accommodation. Beautiful building, very fine furnishings and a lovely bar area for pre dinner drink. Service was very helpful, pleasant and friendly. Recommended.

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Roxby Downs, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

I have been here a dozen times over the years, the menu hasn't changed that much but it doesn't need to, it has a large variety of Indian dishes and other pub type foods. It has a quality selection of reasonably priced local wines and the staff are always extremely helpful. It is surprisingly nice restaurant on the edge of... More 

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Port Augusta, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Meal with friends travelling through on a very busy Saturday night (there was a coach in). Staff were attentive without being imposing. Food was very good and served without a prolonged wait.

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Belair, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

We stayed in the hotel for 1 night passing through Pt Augusta. As we arrived late, we decided to dine at the attached restaurant. Our service was very good, several waiting staff appeared at various times and all were very friendly and accommodating. We all had the Indian menu, which was very tasty and plentiful. The wine list is limited,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Indian, Gluten Free
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Daw Street | Highway One. cnr Highway 87, Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Port Augusta
  • Phone Number: 08 86424033

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?