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“Bring your $”
2 of 5 bubbles Review of Danny's Restaurant - CLOSED

Danny's Restaurant
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, Australian
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: Danny's is located in Victoria St overlooking a lovely leafy park. Dinner on the balcony in summer is enjoyable, while the clear blinds and the heaters keep everyone toasty warm. Seating is also available inside. The balcony can be used for parties up to 30. The food is quite varied , there is something for everyone on our menu.
Bunbury, Australia
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Bring your $”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2013

And your earmuffs , not very intimate and very overpriced .
$65 for steak ? Please .This is Bunbury not Beverly Hills .

Visited October 2012
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1 Thank vanessa v
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  • English first
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English first
Bunbury, Australia
Level Contributor
156 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“You cant always tell a book by its cover....”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2013

Unfortunately this book had too many blank pages.....
First when we booked i asked for a nice quiet table if possible, on arrival we were seated right next to the kitc.
We asked to move and they abliged, so why give us the worst table in the first place????
My partner order soup of the day with garlic bread, it came on a giant plate/bowl with a very small allowance of soup right in the centre, like 4 spoonfuls and it was gone and unfortunately the bread was cut up and served IN the soup so you actually got very little actual soup!!!!!!

Mains were scollop pasta and i had steak... But the pasta had a very strong Lime flavour through it which over powered the rest of the ingredients..

My steak was nice but the mash tasted like package stuff instead of handmade...

on a side note the lady on a table next to us ordered the Salmon but we looked over later and noticed she had eaten all her ganish but left most of Salmon which would tend to suggest there was something not right with that either..

On the upside the actual layout of the resturant and the staff service was very good, But unfortunately the food quality didnt justify the price they are charging..

So im still to find an upmarket resturant in Bunbury that can justify there pricing with consistent quality food....

  • Visited February 2013
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Thank dean c
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Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Excellent food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2013

The menu was great. Lots of choices. Staff were exceptional. Attentive, but not overbearing. Presentation was 10 out of 10. I would go back again.

Visited August 2012
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Thank Linda S
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Perth, Australia
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223 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 605 helpful votes
“Disappointing experience”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2013

Went on Australia Day and for a special birthday. Restaurant touted as top end in food and service. Promised best seat in house when booked well in advance.

Arrival - bad table right in the aisle between two halves of the restaurant and no water. We had to ask reception for a better table and water. General observation …they do not pull the chair out any more for customers to be seated or place serviettes on laps. . Paper serviettes and paper table cloth a letdown. So far so good.

Menu looked really exciting and was one where choice was difficult to make as it all looked delicious based on the description. It was however difficult to coordinate courses with one another. I needn’t have worried. The food generally did not match the promise and was on the whole very disappointing.

Entrée
Salt and Pepper Prawns. The only truly excellent dish of the night. Magnificent flavours. Dipping sauce authentically salty... Wanted more noodles! 8.5/10.

Quail wrapped in Prosciutto- Bland, bland, bland. The sauce did not get the reduction time it deserved. 6/10
Good wine.
Mains
Char Grilled Beef Fillet in red wine sauce. Presentation ordinary with mash potato lumped onto plate. Sauces again poor standard... need 10 mins more reduction. Beef however was cooked to perfection but without a good red wine sauce was bland!!! Small jug of well reduced jus would have made a huge difference to this fillet. Char grilled?? Absolutely no evidence of this. 5.5/10

Asian Style Sirloin with a master stock and seasonal vegetables. Asian master stock watery.
Where's the Star Anise? Lacked depth! As it was ... Filled the hole. Distinct bitterness in Asian master stock. 6/10

Desert
Pannacotta with cream...yum!!! Good thing I don't like cream...only a small blob to be found! Coffee sauce ... Excellent ... I hope they made it! 8/10

Service
Australia Day ... 3 waitresses and three customers ... Still have to top up our own wine glasses!!!
Like all Australian restaurants I have found a paucity of proper training in customer service for the wait staff. In this case the prices did not reflect the experience. I could not recommend this restaurant based on my experience. $170 for 2 people + $90 for wine.

  • Visited January 2013
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8 Thank 1Linron
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western australia
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65 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Very tasty”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2012

Excellent food. Friendly service. Sat outside on verandah which would be lovely on a hot summers night. Tables a little bit to close Couldn't get out of my chair until others moved away.

Visited November 2012
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2 Thank kazza2904
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