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The Southern Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
23 Murray St, Gawler, South Australia 5118, Australia
+61 8 8522 1065
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good27%
  • Average38%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
23 Murray St, Gawler, South Australia 5118, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As with the Gawler Arms great food, great service well priced (the only little and it is little on our last visit the air conditioner was set to low and I love my meals hot I do not need cold air blowing on my hot...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We visited here for a family dinner on a Saturday night and much to my disappointment we did not leave impressed. The cost of the meals is outrageous for the serving sizes and quality of the food. There is one vegetarian meal on the menu...More

Thank Laurief21
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We met family with young children and this was an ideal location. The children got to eat for free and use the indoor play area. The staff were happy and friendly. Improvements to the salad/veg bar choices would enhance the quality on offer. For the...More

Thank John H
Reviewed January 6, 2018

I had dinner here on New Years Eve and the food was beautiful. My fish was cooked perfect. You can have 3 courses for the price of the main meal. Really good value.

Thank pamelajoy1946
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We found this hotel great for the kids. It was lovely to be able to enjoy our meals & chat while the kids were on the extremely large playground. The playground is also sound proof when the door is closed. Our meals were nice and...More

Thank Shalou7818
Reviewed December 23, 2017

Meals were great, free kids meal with a paying adult! Salad and dessert bar are amazing and the kids were happy with the massive indoor play center!

Thank nicole_larke
Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch with my partner on a Wednesday what a dark and dismal place. Better lighting needed. Great for the elderly folks though, it resembled an aged care facility. Seats were old and ripped. The whole atmosphere was sad and depressing and smelled horrible....More

Thank Anita S
Reviewed September 13, 2017

I found the meal of average it was to loud for us the children who were made a hell of a noise which made the evening a little unpleasant. If you got kids and family

Thank _hangon47
Reviewed April 9, 2017

meal wasn't great kids meal very small salad bar isn't very good service took a while for meals to come I had roast beef which was very average

Thank Vanessa E
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Great place for family friendly meal. Mon - Wed kids eat free. 1 free kids meal per paying adult. Great indoor playground for the kids. All you can eat buffet is included with your meal.

Thank Melanie M
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November 24, 2015|
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Response from Julie L | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Murray St, Gawler, South Australia 5118, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Barossa Valley  >  Gawler
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8522 1065
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