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Mean Fiddler

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Australian, Gluten Free
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132 York St, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
61898411852
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Albany, Australia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wet wet Albany day, but inside the restaurant it was cosy. We had decided to try a luncheon for a birthday present. We are so pleased we did. Ordered fish and chips thinking basics. When it presented anything but basic. The fish was cooked perfectly, so difficult for most people. The chips were just right. And the coleslaw, well, I... More 

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Thank Grsouthern
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our evening out with kids, friends and their kids - table of 9. Food was quite slow to come out and they missed one person's entreé on the set menu - that one never came out. Food was good though and service warm and friendly.

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I rang ahead and spoke with Peter the chef regarding a vegan meal. The chickpea curry was yummy! He then presented me with an acquafaba meringue for dessert which was amazing. This is the second time I have eaten here and Peter has always put himself out to cook a yummy meal for me.

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Thank Alison J
Perth, Australia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us visited this restaurant on a chilly Albany evening. The restaurant was not crowded but busy enough for a Thursday evening. The menu choice is extensive and offers a range of dishes ranging in price do all budgets are catered for. We all opted for the three course set menu which was excellent value at $39.95 per head.... More 

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Thank Miranda H
Perth, Australia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with the family on a Tuesday night. The menu was quite extensive and we all decided to choose from the mains instead of the set menu of $40pp. Our food was delicious and fresh and we all enjoyed it. We shared some delicious desserts - sticky date was yum! The only negative would be the prices of the dishes.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came in for dinner with high expectations and left feeling slightly bemused. Having decided to settle for the set menu which was good value for less than 40pp my partner and I ordered the lollipop buffalo wings and garlic bread for the entree, the steaks, and 2 sticky date puddings. Buffalo wings and garlic bread were very average at best... More 

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Thank Lilyn T
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Thank you for your great review. More 

Perth
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am obsessed with dining out as my waistline will attest and have had the good fortune to do so in many different countries. I reside in Perth and find it extremely difficult to find a restaurant that delivers the full package. By this I mean ambience, quality produce, excellent service, attractive drinks menu and value for money. When I... More 

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Thank you very much for your awesome review. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and excellent service. Never had a disappointing meal here. We highly recommend it to anyone looking for a great meal and helpful friendly service.

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Thank FionaNDave
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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I'm a vegetarian and I had the vegetarian taster as a main and wow the flavour and freshness of the produce. I was too full for dessert.

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Thank didiermonot
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Dropped in for a very late lunch and was greeted by very friendly staff - full menu available as well as the blackboard specials at a time when most kitchens would already be closed for the afternoon. Had excellent coffee, garlic bread and lamb shank on mash with peas and gravy and I the only regret I have is that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $37
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 York St, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: 61898411852
Description
We are open 6 days a week. We offer local wine and seafood. Beer on tap. Fully licenced. Prices to suit everyone. Children under 10 eat for free.

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