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Great Western Hotel

Cnr Stanley & Denison Streets, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
+61 7 4922 3888
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (13 reviews)
“steak dinner” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Australian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Cnr Stanley & Denison Streets, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Got a table next to the arena on a Wednesday evening to watch the Bull Riding. Friendly staff, simple but beautiful food. Chicken schnitzel was freshly made and beautifully cooked. Beef Cheek with creamy polenta was delicious. A very enjoyable night.More

1  Thank IanL4680
Beau T, General Manager at Great Western Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

IanL4680, We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your night with us on one of our many action packed events. Thank you for taking the time to leave a positive review and we look forward to hosting you back at the Great Western Hotel for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time at the rodeo, great show! Booked a table by the side and had a beautiful steak meal with great service. Saw our very first rodeo and it was brilliant! Drinks very reasonable, fun and relaxed atmosphere, everyone having fun. Stayed over...More

1  Thank Sunnycoast00753
Beau T, General Manager at Great Western Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Sunnycoast00753, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a glowing review. We feel privileged we could share in your anniversary celebrations and congratulations on your milestone. We look forward to hosting you again for a cold Great Western Lager and another tasty steak....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Straight across the road from my hotel this lovely atmosphere hotel I had the bull riding every Wednesday and every Friday fantastic little pub big part reallyMore

1  Thank Brett C
Beau T, General Manager at Great Western Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Brett C, Thank you for taking the time to review the Great Western Hotel and for leaving positive feedback. I am extremely pleased to hear that you enjoyed our live bull riding that we have on offer every Wednesday and Friday nights. When ever...More

Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Steaks are delicious and cooked perfectly. Not a cheap place to eat however steaks are good and you would pay similar for steaks elsewhere. Great atmosphere and a pub with good history.More

1  Thank MEMJBJ
Beau T, General Manager at Great Western Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

MEMJBJ, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on the Great Western Hotel. Its always pleasing to hear that our patrons enjoy their time here with us at the GWH. We look forward to serving you another of our tender steaks in...More

Reviewed March 31, 2018

Our first rodeo! What a strange, but fun experince! This was also a charity event for the riders that got injured in 2016. A good memory to have!

2  Thank Andy_433
Beau T, General Manager at Great Western Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

Hi Andy_433, Thanks for your crucial feedback. We certainly appreciate our patrons sharing there great experiences. We are extremely happy that you enjoyed your experience with us. We look forward to hosting you again sometime soon! Cheers, Beau

Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

We ordered our meal 90 minutes later they came and said they were sorry it was so long and offered us garlic bread. 120 minutes and the meals arrived they were not the meals we ordered .I asked the staff if it was our meals...More

2  Thank rockinrockygirl
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Great prices and great service . We had crumbed steak and i tried linguini for the first time. Cashier waitress was really nice and helpful. Will definately visit again next time up in Rocky.

Thank Aussiepair65
Beau T, General Manager at Great Western Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Thank you for your feedback on your experience at the Great Western Hotel. We are pleased to hear your time with us was enjoyable. We look forward to hosting you again, in what is always an action packed night at the GWH

Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

We stayed overnight at the Denison Boutique Hotel next door and wandered over to the Great Western on their recommendation. We weren't disappointed. As we were in Rockhampton, the beef city, we thought we'd better try a steak. And my husband and I each enjoyed...More

Thank Michele J
Beau T, General Manager at Great Western Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Michele J, Thank you for your positive feedback. We agree, that when in the Beef City that a visit to the Great Western Hotel should be on everyone's itinerary. We look forward to serving you with a smile in the near future.

Reviewed November 16, 2017

Great food! I had a steak and it was fantastic, top notch beef and good portion size! good quality pub food. The staff were all friendly and polite and made me feel very welcome. The Rodeo nights are a must see experience, I recommend going...More

Thank Victoria G
Beau T, General Manager at Great Western Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Victoria G, Thank you for your 5 Star rating, We are thrilled you enjoyed one of our action packed rodeo nights and look forward to hosting you in the near future for another unforgettable night.

Reviewed November 14, 2017

Whenever we are passing thru Rockhampton we always stop for a meal at the Great Western. They have the best steak meals I have had. If you are passing thru make the effort to go there . You won't be disapointed...

Thank Gary W
Beau T, General Manager at Great Western Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Gary W, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We value your cotinued patronage, and look forward to hosting you again here at the GWH very soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Stanley & Denison Streets, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Rockhampton
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4922 3888
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