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“Pleasant enough”
Review of Red Earth

Red Earth
Ranked #77 of 128 Restaurants in Dubbo
Cuisines: Australian, Contemporary
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Pleasant enough”
Reviewed December 14, 2013

Prices were on the high side ....big plate with small helping in the centre..very little vegetable. Not impressed with cold plate for a hot meal. Restaurant decor could be updated. Dining experience somewhat mundane.. It would not be my first choice in the future.

Visited December 2013
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English first
Darwin, Australia
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73 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Pleasant but not stunning”
Reviewed November 28, 2013

After reading other diners reviews decided to give Red Earth a try as a new-to-Dubbo resident. No problem getting a table without a booking and the waitress was friendly and welcoming. The service was slow (but not really an issue for us) and a drink order forgotten - amends made by providing drinks complimentary. Small but balanced menu. Our salmon was perfectly cooked but the dish was quite plain and could have used a little sauce of some sort. The chocolate crème brulee tasted quite nice but lacked the crispy, crunchy classic topping. It was however, served with an excellent shortbread and vanilla ice-cream. Pleased to see local wines (Orange) on the wine list. The piano player was absent due to an external engagement. Will try again but not rushing back.

  • Visited November 2013
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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Very pleasant afternoon at Red Earth”
Reviewed April 1, 2013

We spent a couple of hours at Red Earth waiting to get into Dubbo Open Plains Zoo Roar and Snore event. The weather was excellent, the setting, service and wine all very good.

Visited March 2013
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Dubbo, Australia
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63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“We had avery nice experience.”
Reviewed January 10, 2013

We are Dubbo locals and enjoy dining out when we can get away from our own business.
Tried Red Earth and were pleasantly surprised by the atmosphere and quality of the dishes we chose. Service was friendly and efficient and the background piano music was pleasant.
A step above the average motel restaurant.
As a past restauranteur we were not offended by the pricing as we know what behind the scenes costs are involved in running a business today.
Well worth a try .

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank Terry C
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Sydney, Australia
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290 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
“Average Resturant”
Reviewed November 20, 2012

Good menu choices, service good but overpriced, plenty of parking, owner plays piano during dinner which is nice

Visited November 2012
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Thank Geoff C
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