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Pioneer BBQ and Bar

) #5 of 9 Restaurants in Yulara $$ - $$$ , Barbecue,
Yulara Drive, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
+61 2 8296 8010
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salads” (72 reviews)
“steak” (86 reviews)
“emu sausages” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Australian, Grill, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Yulara Drive, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
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1 - 10 of 630 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Okay for an old-school pub, but don't trust the menu descriptions! 'Wagyu' burger was nothing of the kind, just a frozen patty for $17.

Thank cjohann
Reviewed 3 days ago

FYI - not bottle spirits can be sold only in a glass. Still enjoyed a cold beer when on a walk around Yulara

Thank Broncogirl12
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a fun way to eat and would be great for packpackers or overseas travellers to experience Australian not every day meats. I believe the Yulara monoply where you have to be a paying guest somewhere on the resort before you can buy a...More

Thank Trevstar2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

The great difficulty of staying in Yulara is finding a place to eat when its not normal meal times. As the entire complex of resturants and accommodation is run by the same company the faults just magnify. trying to get an early dinner is impossible...More

1  Thank wendy1053
Georgia R, Customer Relations at Pioneer BBQ and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi wendy1053 We are very sorry to read that you were given the wrong information about the Pioneer BBQ & Bar and we sincerely apologise for this. While we are open throughout the day serving cool drinks and bar snacks the Pioneer BBQ only serves...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We both had a generous sized steak at the cook your own BBQ includes a good choice of salads. Good atmospher and cleanliness

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was plentiful but not high quality. The piece of meat was small the corn was overcooked, the cobbler was soggy

Thank lisa w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You choose a meat, or vegetarian option, and cook it yourself on one of a large number of hot plates. The selection includes an outback choice consisting of kangaroo, crocodile and an emu sausage. You then add to your plate from a much as you...More

Thank Contention
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really looked forward to having a big steak - even willing to pay $30 for the DIY. Perhaps it was a school holiday issue - but - it was chaotic and very take it or leave it in the service department. The salad bar was...More

Thank F H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I chose to eat at the Pioneer BBQ and Bar. The uniqueness came two-fold! First we chose our own meat from a variety of packaged deals to include 1 or more of kangaroo, alligator and emu. We chose all 3 for one...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The most casual dinner environment we had on our holiday to Uluru. I enjoyed the self BBQ of Emu sausages, Crocodile Tail and Kangaroo fillet. The family had Pizzas which we dodnt fonish so took back to the room to eat cold for lunch the...More

Thank Gavin P
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Tam C
16 April 2017|
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Response from Nicole L | Reviewed this property |
Depends on your choice of meat. You would need to call to confirm price.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$29
Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Australian, Grill, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yulara Drive, Yulara, Northern Territory 0872, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Red Centre  >  Yulara
  • Phone Number: +61 2 8296 8010
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A popular dining option at Voyages Ayers Rock Resort located at Voyages Outback Pioneer Hotel & Lodge. A do-it-yourself BBQ (meat must be purchased at the BBQ Bar) with traditional Aussie charm. Meet up with your fellow travellers and enjoy live entertainment nightly. Open daily for dinner.
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