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“Really Good Pub Food”
Review of The Local

The Local
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Ranked #1,454 of 4,029 Restaurants in Melbourne
Price range: $7 - $23
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Australian, Contemporary, Pub
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Description: Situated in a prime bayside location, The Local is a Port Melbourne pub that epitomises everything a 'local' should be...Icy cold beer, delicious pub meals, the best live sport from around the globe, and a warm and friendly atmosphere day and night. We even offer private function rooms for hire for your next birthday celebration, engagement party, hens or bucks night, or corporate event. So drop in to The Local at 22-24 Bay Street and experience a true Aussie local pub.
Benfleet, England, United Kingdom
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“Really Good Pub Food”
Reviewed January 20, 2013

Dont be deceived by the appearance of The Local. The food is excellent and reasonable. I opted for the Lamb Shank Pie which was awesome, others had a burger which was so large it amazed me that one person could eat it all. Then there was a chicken tgopped with cheese dish, again massive and enjoyed by two of our friends.
Shame that the owners (who I understand have another place within a few 100 yards) dont invest a little more in making this place more attractive. You really could walk by without giving it a second glance.

Tv showing sport, pool table etc, and I understand some themed nights are also on offer.

  • Visited January 2013
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