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The Pier Hotel Bistro

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The Esplanade, Esperance, Western Australia, Australia
(08) 9071 1777
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Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We where returning to our stay for the night, and pasted The Pier Hotel. We decided to try The Pier for dinner on a wet and cold night. The place was very lively and warm, lots of people with the same idea. The staff where welcome,inviting,friendly and happy working there. My wife ordered a chicken parmigiana, I had a beef... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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81 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went with party of 6 on a Friday night. It was very popular and noisy and dining tables are right in the middle of all the bar activity which is a great atmosphere .Menu is good, wine selection great and all well priced. Food was pub quality . The only disappointment was the salad bar. It is set up... More 

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Esperance, Australia
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have been regular long time customers, they have been making small changes that seem to be for their financial benefit & not looking after the customer. Not selling canned or bottled soft drinks, only tap drinks which are always flat & warm, not to mention over priced, $7 for a large coke, when you can go to the other... More 

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McLaren Vale, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only went here for dinner. The staff are friendly and the pub is warm and inviting. The food was reasonably priced and very good.

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Thank Zoe W
Perth, Australia
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94 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in for a quick lunch while in Esperance for the day. Staff at the bistro were very friendly and quietly efficient. A standard fish and chips meal and a BLT plus avocado were accompanied by self serve salad bar. The meals were delivered quickly and the smile was an indication of a happy staff member. Both meals were of... More 

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Perth, Australia
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quick visit to this lovely town for work - just the one night. Needed a good feed on a winter's night and was told by a few locals to try the Pier Hotel. Left after a well cooked steak and salad, very content. Tried the local beer and was impressed. Happy to say i would pop in their again next... More 

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Thank Harral1
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried the local fish and chips. Bronzie? Two huge pieces of fish and almost no chips. Cooked nicely. But at almost $25 it should be a given. Had hoped to be wowed hearing this place was the local hangout. I guess the point is that it's a small town. Maybe standards are lower? The bar /restaurant on the jetty is... More 

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Geraldton, Australia
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405 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It looked like a top place to call into around drinks time. Car park packed. Bistro was filling fast, & the friendly waitress suggested we book a table (we wanted a few quiet drinks first). First mistake, not quiet! But we managed. No WA house wine, disappointing. Back to our booked table for dinner. Very limited choices for vegetarian, woodfired... More 

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Albany, Australia
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed compared to a few months ago. Shark and CHIP, normally a generous serve I had 10 and my colleague had steak burger and chip he counted 8. Most disappointing meal I have at this establishment ever. You need to lift.

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Thank Mudguts1
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed have eaten here many times when in town for business meals have fallen off from a hire quality to very avg feed had a steak burger with chips found 6 chips on plate steak tough friend had fish and chips and same issue with chips and fish over cooked

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza, Pub, Australian, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Esperance, Western Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Esperance
  • Phone Number: (08) 9071 1777
Description
The hotel is right on the beach front in Esperance. The bistro was very busy when we were there, service and food were great!

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