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This is a ripper for the value lover. Steak for $10 bucks is a great deal in any language. Have... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2017
Milton O
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Local Pensioner

This Hotel's Restaurant is a typical Country Pub style but it is well worth visiting and trying... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
Gary S
Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
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79 William St, Howard, Queensland 4659, Australia
+61 7 4129 4906
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

EDIT: 28/12/17. It has been 12 months since our last visit and I decided as family was going to dinner that we would once again try you guys. What a huge mistake! I tell you what, you had 12 people eating and drinking tonight from...More

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Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

This is a ripper for the value lover. Steak for $10 bucks is a great deal in any language. Have been before and was just as good as last time so this proved consistent for me. I reckon it's a good deal for the dollar...More

Thank Milton O
Reviewed October 6, 2017

This Hotel's Restaurant is a typical Country Pub style but it is well worth visiting and trying their food and Pricing.... Went there with friends from Melbourne who were quite fascinated by the low cost of a Mixed Grill and the Steak Menu. Of course...More

1  Thank Gary S
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

Saw sign for $10 lunch and went in We ordered a garlic cheese bread to start with and we each took a bite a went wow! The flavour was amazing. Then we had the Porterhouse steak. All 3 were cooked to perfection, sure more than...More

1  Thank lynnyb44
Reviewed September 2, 2017

It was a very busy Fathers day and the place was really packed, but the service was quick,with very friendly staff. Because we are travelling and needed to bring our dog into the beer garden, we had rung and booked a table. The one we...More

1  Thank kevin m
Reviewed August 2, 2017

In the heart of the village just off the highway you find this hotel. Whether touring or stopping nearby you will be rewarded. Easy parking for all types of vehicles and rigs. Staff were welcoming and helpful. Our group chose rissoles, fish and chips another...More

1  Thank Kingsand
Reviewed July 30, 2017

Stopped here for lunch on a recommendation of a stranger at Bamboo Land Stopped on Su day and ordered the $10 Sunday Roast Roast Pork of the day delicious and friendly service

1  Thank Jo J
Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

We called in for dinner based on recommendations from the Burrum River Caravan Park and were not disappointed. Firstly the pub's courtesy bus picked us up with about 50 others from the caravan park in 5 convoys. Keira the driver was most obliging. We ordered...More

1  Thank Paul R
Reviewed May 29, 2017

The Grand Hotel in Howard is an old, old pub but, don't let that deter you. The beer is cold and the food is cheap, good and plentiful. On Thursday, Friday and Saturday you can have steak, chips and salad for a tenner. Add a...More

2  Thank stuartferguson69
Reviewed April 26, 2017

They were not really prepared for our group arrival and meals were very slow to arrive and delivered in dribs and drabs. In my opinion, when they take a booking for a large group they should plan to have the staff on hand to handle...More

1  Thank Vic B
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September 24, 2017|
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Response from Kaz4109 | Reviewed this property |
I was only there last weekend. I think it still looks as it did in the 40’s. Not sure who runs it now.
Janet M
July 11, 2017|
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Response from GregBarlow | Reviewed this property |
No, the Grand doesn't have but there is a B&B on Howard Heights Road, on the western side of the highway. Don't know the name but you can miss it as you drive down Howard Heights Road it's on the western side of the road.
September 21, 2016|
Response from GregBarlow | Reviewed this property |
It's too late by now but for others who might be interested, Howard is a beautiful and small country town and the Grand is a typical country pub. It's not a restaurant and the lunch and dinner menu is pretty well standard... More