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sundowner

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Lincoln Hwy, Whyalla, South Australia 5600, Australia
+61 8 8645 7688
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good58%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“salad” (16 reviews)
“ribeye” (2 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Lincoln Hwy, Whyalla, South Australia 5600, Australia
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We never stayed at the hotel but had dinner there,it was a large booking ,around 30 + people and they got the meals spot on ,when ordering the meals couples were asked for a first name so that simplified things.The bar was large and had...More

Thank rvandertuuk29
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This is the place to eat in Whyalla. I ate here for 2 weeks running (From Melbourne on Business). Rib Eye and Rump Steak was exquisite. The Chef could be cooking in ANY Fine Dining Restaurant in Melbourne and deserve to be there. I actually...More

Thank jbr27744
Reviewed March 15, 2018

I found the barramundi cooked in a paper bag just wasn't like I have ever had this before. Rather than steamed with some vegetables it was poached in in a soup of stock and vegetables. On asking about the dish I was told it was...More

Thank Ernie L
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

My goodness! If one walks out dissatisfied all I can say is you must be super fussy! Our meals were very generous portions, too much probably given one can attack the vegie and salad bar complete with bread rolls. Prices ranged high teens to high...More

Thank GrannynGrumps
Reviewed February 18, 2018

The staff were very friendly, the meal was excellent, good quality and reasonable value, it was quiet busy but not noisy , which made it pleasant to sit and chat and encouraged us to stay long enough for dessert!

Thank mitchelladelaide
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The selection fo food was terrific, the service was well done, efficient and very pleasant. The steak was well cooked according to what you wanted. Great salad selection.

Thank Ross M
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

We often drop in for a meal and always find the staff friendly and helpful. The food is consistently of good quality and there are always specials available depending on the night you choose to dine. The dining room is large so even as a...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

The Sundowner seems to have gone a bit downhill the last few years. Salad bar was mediocre at best and the mains were of average quality. I had a mexican chicken schnitzel and my friend had a steak special which included a kransky. My friend...More

1  Thank Jared B
Reviewed November 8, 2017

The Sundowner does what other pubs only claim to do. Eat here and you get a decent feed at a good price. The lamb shanks were beautifully cooked and the meat literally fell off the bone. Very tasty and backed up with a salad and...More

Thank ziggieAdelaide
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Your typical pub grub. Well, I went for the Sunday roast which was lamb. All that came on the plate was only this pile of beautifully tender lamb. The salad/vegetable bar only provided these small side plates, but I must say there was a great...More

Thank Steve B
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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lincoln Hwy, Whyalla, South Australia 5600, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Whyalla
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8645 7688
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