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Review of Arc of Iris

Arc of Iris
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $20 - $48
Cuisines: Asian, Mediterranean, Seafood, Australian
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Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: We are Margaret Rivers oldest restaurant! and have been delighting both locals and visitors for over 26 years! Our look is old and eclectic, still referencing the restaurants humble beginnings when tables,chairs,crockery and cutlery Were bought from the local op shop or donated by regulars.'Miss matched tables and chairs add to the now famous character. The focus is all on the food serving luxury cuts of free range meat with local wines, fresh seafood and Italian pasta as well as that famous duck and venison and that sought after 700g prime ribeye steak. With a reputation for excellent food and welcoming service, you'll find us at the top end of the main street in Margaret River and open EVERY NIGHT from 6pm. We are Fully licensed and our great wine list is drawn from Margaret River local wineries. If you're looking for an exceptional dining experience to bring you back time and time again join us at The Arc of Iris and discover why we have been around for 26 years when so many others come and go.
Reviewed October 16, 2012

We had the beef and the duck. Both were excellent! The beef was perfectly cooked to my medium rare request and my husband's duck was amazing. We really wanted to have one of Andrea's homemade desserts, but we were too full.

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Reviewed October 16, 2012 via mobile

This is a slightly quirky restaurant in decor and table setting etc but has a great atmosphere and is very cosy & comfortable. The food was just beautiful! Scallops and venison chorizo to start, duck with Asian veg for mains and chocolate desert. All ingredients were so fresh and the flavours were beautiful. Really enjoyable meal and evening. Good service also. Will definitely be back!

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Reviewed October 12, 2012

What a great experience. We came to Margaret river on holiday and will definitely recommend arc of iris to others! Great food, but even better was the service. The staff were attentive and took pride in their work. They were genuinely interested to know how our dining experience had been. Will be back.

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Reviewed October 10, 2012

Six of us went to the Arc of Iris for dinner. We were so impressed. The food was just brilliant and the service and atmosphere were great. Everyone really enjoyed their meals, which were very reasonably priced. It wasn't cheap but was very good value for money at around $60 per head for three courses each, with corkage and a tip. Yes, the Arc of Iris is BYO. A bonus. It is a popular place, so booking is essential.

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Reviewed October 9, 2012

Arc of Iris was recommended to us and described as "quirky". We would prefer to call it different in terms of its decor and ambience. More importantly, the food was superb -both for my wife-a vegetarian-and myself a dyed-in-the-wool carnivore. In fact, as I told the owner the fillet steak(s) I had there were the best I had eaten anywhere-and I have been grading my steaks world-wide for over 40 years. The first was so good I went back the next evening and it was just as good-beautifully tender and cooked to perfection (rare-medium). We shall certainly recommend AoI to our friends- and anyone else going to Margaret River.

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Thank suedavid191
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