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Sailmaster Tavern

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Australian
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Nerida Drive, Largs Bay, South Australia 5018, Australia
+61 8 8248 5700
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Adelaide, Australia
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location that overlooks marina. Come early if you want a table near the window or book your table. Food is plentiful and great on the pallet. Fresh and varied menu. Price is good and staff are delightful. If you like a coffee after your meal and want it hot, remember to ask.

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Thank hellokathyclark
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In the past few months service was appalling and food very disappointing but what a surprise today was. Staff excelled food was quick and tasty Enjoyed every minute and Scott was informative friendly and made experience very enjoyable. Will be back and recommend

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Thank Gay W
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it took half an hour for 4 margaritas to arrive and they were warm and insipid not worth $16 a piece., the steak was averidge the beetroot salad was said to be very nice , and the schnitzels were overly thin and over cooked to a degree the sauce did not add to the taste a lack of management direction... More 

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Thank Tony B
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2017

Not sure what planet the restaurant / kitchen is on. I order a chicken schnitzel with pepper sauce ( $21.90 ) Saturday night 18/02/2017. It took almost an hour to arrive to the table. The schnitzel looked dried up and the chips were all fused together on the plate. Looked like a birds nest of chips. the plate had a... More 

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Thank stevenronaldn
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

As a family it's always the first place we go to for a meal. Not once have we been disappointed, family friendly area with a wide variety menu.

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Thank Britnee H
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2017

Well after many years of dining at this previously great venue, the newer style has not gone down too well in our group. I phoned to enquire as to whether the soup and salad bar will ever return but the lady was not too encouraging with her response. It would seem they don't really need or want customers at the... More 

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Thank TimbNix
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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24 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

We had been visiting for a number of years, had always been a good meal. This time the salad bar had gone, prices had gone up (quite a bit) and the selection was tiny (my sister had a desert for a main instead). I had the salt and pepper squid tentacles which was nice, but did not feel like a... More 

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Thank Erin W
Adelaide, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017

It's been 4 months but previously everything was perfect (Local) Been there at least a 20 - 30 times and loved it. Took my wife for a Birthday treat tonight. Menu prices have risen considerably and Your now expected to pay for Salad. Squid WAS previously about $18 incl Salad NOW $27.50 incl salad. Salad Bar has gone. We left... More 

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Thank dfwatson1
Adelaide, Australia
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134 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

This hotel/restaurant fell well short of expectation. Appalling table service with tables not cleared between customers and then only partially cleared. No cleaning of the table between customers. Food just pub standard and not great pub food at that. Lengthy wait for ordering while staff took and filled food and drink orders at the food order counter. Drink ordering immediately... More 

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Thank Kim H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

My family and I had lunch here for something different by the sea. Firstly the service was slow. We arrived at a sign that said "wait here to be seated". We waited 10 mins and still no greeting so we just went ahead and found a table like another couple. There were tables that had not been cleared and were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nerida Drive, Largs Bay, South Australia 5018, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Largs Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8248 5700

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