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“Great food, lovely view”
Review of Elizabeth's - CLOSED

Elizabeth's
Price range: $15 - $30
Cuisines: Australian, Contemporary, Wine Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: We offer breakfast, lunch, morning and afternoon tea, with a range of wines from the outstanding McWilliam's Wines portfolio. We are also available for evening group bookings and weddings from 20 to 120 people.
Sydney, Australia
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Great food, lovely view”
Reviewed January 7, 2014

We stopped in for dinner and were very impressed with the service, the food, the wine and views were awesome! We will visit again the next time we are in the HV!

Visited October 2013
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Thank DCWSydney_Australia
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Greg W, General Manager at Elizabeth's, responded to this review, January 12, 2014
Hi - thanks for the review - "great service, food, wine and views" - what else can we say!!??

Hope to see you next time you are in the Hunter

Regards
Greg
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54 reviews from our community

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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Perfect for the occasion”
Reviewed December 21, 2013

My Aunty decided we would try Elizabeth's as they had driven past McWilliam's Mount Pleasant Estate a number of times and it looked inviting.

It was lovely—really lovely. All six of us had a delicious meal. My stack of stuffed mushrooms (from the Entrés) was exactly what I craved. It was also the right size. My sister thoroughly enjoyed her Tandoori chicken meal. Anything that remained was polished off by my Uncle, who delighted in every morsel.

Next time I visit Elizabeth's I'll order a Muscato. I tasted some, which others had ordered, and it was delicious.

We sat outside, in the shaded outdoor area. It was very comfortable, even though it was in the 30s, temperature wise.

The last, and certainly NOT least, topic I wanted to cover was the service. WOW! We were treated to the excellent attention of Polly. What a professional, friendly and polished waitress. Its rare that you find that mix in the right proportions. She is a huge asset to Elizabeth's at McWilliam's Mount Pleasant Estate.

  • Visited December 2013
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Greg W, Manager at Elizabeth's, responded to this review, December 29, 2013
Hi - thanks for the review, and we are glad you enjoyed the food, atmosphere and service that we provide - don't be a stranger, please come back soon!
Regards
Greg
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Redhead
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71 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Absolutely NOT to be missed....”
Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

We visited for lunch mid-week so we had the small restaurant to our selves although there were several tables available for restaurant patrons outside under the verandah.

As a starter, the toasted Turkish bread with cheese, olives and thick sliced bbq'd salami was very tasty as were the duck spring rolls as an entree - beautiful thin flaky pastry, excellent filling with a very tasty dipping sauce.

The two mains were very nice indeed - seared lamb in a salad and pan fried salmon on a salad with accompanying beer battered chips.The salads were both new to the menu for summer and are recommended particularly the one accompanying the salmon.

Two excellent cappuccinos was all that could be managed afterwards which is a shame as the dessert menu was looking pretty good and it was very reasonably priced.

Our waitress, Yvonne, was very helpful and personable and our Entertainment card was accepted with no problem. The only issue now is that we now have to make a return visit in order to try out the desserts.

Even though the restaurant could perhaps be noisy when full, it comes highly recommended due to the excellent food as well as the extensive wine list. There is a huge wine tasting area just next to the restaurant so ample time needs to be allowed for lingering there prior to a lunch or dinner reservation. The Verdhelo is particularly smooth and palatable but there is a host of wines to cater for all tastes.

We'll definitely go back - soon, hopefully.

Visited November 2013
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Thank Stewey52
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Greg W, Manager at Elizabeth's, responded to this review, November 23, 2013
Hi - much appreciate your review of Elizabeth's - our chefs are doing a great job and we are glad you enjoyed the dishes. Yvonne was also pleased to be mentioned and would love to welcome you back again.
Regards
Greg
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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Must visit resturant in the Hunter”
Reviewed August 16, 2013

Great little restaurant in the Hunter, strong recommendation for Lunch or Breakfast (did not go for dinner but expect it would be great ).. Cafe style with great range of local dishes set in the vineyard ( Mount Pleasant). Service great and very relaxed atmosphere.

  • Visited August 2013
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Thank Ross U
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Greg W, General Manager at Elizabeth's, responded to this review, August 19, 2013
Hi Ross, thanks for your great review, it is much appreciated! We put a lot of thought into our menu, and work hard on providing great customer service. Thanks again and see you soon.
Regards
Greg
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Australia
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Fantastic”
Reviewed July 28, 2013

Yes this is café dining but after fine dining for 6 days it is what my husband and I felt like and were not disappointed at all, my husband had the confit of duck and I had the Wagu open sandwich followed by the best scones in the Hunter Valley, staff all very happy including vineyard staff and was just a really nice relaxing non expensive lunch that we really enjoyed.

Visited July 2013
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Greg W, General Manager at Elizabeth's, responded to this review, August 5, 2013
Hi - thanks for your very kind words and glad you enjoyed our winter menu items. If you enjoyed the best scones in the Valley, then come back and try our breakfasts next time.
Regards
Greg
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