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Poddy Dodgers Bar and Bistro

$$ - $$$, , Gluten Free Options
Wilpena Pound Rd, Hawker, South Australia 5434, Australia
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken” (3 reviews)
“bruschetta” (2 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wilpena Pound Rd, Hawker, South Australia 5434, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here each night and the food was great - not as expenseive as I had imagined and some daily specials like Pumpkin Soup - yum

Thank Gabriel999
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Ate here one night while staying in Wilpena. The bar and bistro and restaurant all use exactly the same menu. Food was average and could be so much better with a little effort. Service for breakfast was shocking. They ran out of plates, eggs, milk,...More

Thank 40ish
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Poddy dodgers bar & bistro was the same as Wilpena pound resort restaurant menu when we stayed and ate there for 3 nights. The food and drink are great and the atmosphere with the fireplace in bistro or restaurant is great after a long day...More

Thank cagatravel
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Staff are really nice. However, several issues evident.... Poor staff training, average food, everything a little tired and service slow..... Was rather good in the past- now a bit faded and careworn.

Thank DrSwazza
Reviewed May 22, 2017

We ate here on our first night at Wilpena and were pleasantly surprised by both the quality and price. After reading a number of reviews about costs in the Flinders Ranges we found the prices at Poddy Dodgers more than reasonable, especially considering where you...More

Thank wilks101
Reviewed April 22, 2017

A relatively good variety of food considering how far away it is from a main town. Food was fresh and well cooked.

Thank Their_Mum_Ann
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Very surprised to find good dining that remotely, the staff is very friendly, the surroundings are breathtaking.

Thank George M
Reviewed March 21, 2017

The menu was extremely limited and poorly executed. I paid $40 for a 200g steak and asked for it to be cooked rare. It was well done and the quality of the meat was questionable. The mashed potato that came with it had the consistency...More

Thank Ben-Feo
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Good place to meet up and have dinner. Good food, friendly staff and reasonable prices. Not too busy when we were there so it was very pleasant.

Thank Peter A
Reviewed March 9, 2017

There is not much choice around, so it is just as well that the resort offers such good food and drink.

Thank PeteLucy434
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilpena Pound Rd, Hawker, South Australia 5434, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Flinders Ranges  >  Hawker
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