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The Playford Restaurant

$$$$European, ,
120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8213 8844
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us were staying nearby but decided to meet each morning for breakfast at the Playford. Best decision we ever made. The Breakfast buffet was extensive, the food fresh and regularly resupplied. Specialities such as Eggs Benedict omelettes were available on order and...More

Thank Ross D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Accor plus accepted. We were a party of 4. I especially enjoyed the Kangaroo. We all ate different meals - starter - main and desert. Everyone said how delicious it was. Will definitely return.

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious, fresh and a great selection from the buffet and eggs can be cooked to order, omelettes to order etc.... Nothing is too much trouble.

Thank Murlee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came for the Festival of Food on a Tuesday night- knowing there was complimentary parking made it an easy and convenient decision. The menu was nice and the staff lovely. A busy night with most tables full plus a couple of tables doing double...More

Thank Tess C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

High quality service and amazing food. The restaurant is not as large as other hotels, so it pays to book ahead of time.

Thank Lynette D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to treat ourselves and visited the Playford hotel for breakfast. As we saw reviews that they have beautiful buffet breakfast. The service was excellent, and the staff were pleasant to deal with and happy to help, although $35 each is...More

Thank Vince N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Thomas the Barkeeper this night and a great ‚horizontal‘ of Australian Gin brands, a good business day has finished perfectly. Four Pillars, 78 deg, and Kangoroo Wild Gin all with nice and matching garniture. Respect for this hotel bar.

Thank Dirk S
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Using plenty of locally sourced ingredients, this restaurant has a wide and varied menu. The wine list also has an excellent selection of wines which pair well with the food choices on offer. If you are staying at the Playford I would recommend eating here...More

Thank ColinTanya
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

Nice restaurant food good gnocchi and salmon very good ,nice wine list without being great cheese of blue a disappointment

Thank Watcharin M
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Dined at this Restaurant three times for dinner during my stay. The quality of the food was first class. I did the Menu one night from the Adelaide Festival of Food Menu. Three courses for $36. Didn’t have any expectation but was more than surprised....More

Thank Phyllis C
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Melissa C
May 25, 2018|
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Response from Kimberley J | Property representative |
Hi Melissa, Thank you for the enquiry, the dress code is neat casual and the restaurant has a full gluten free menu.
Alyna F
May 3, 2017|
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Response from Craig R | Reviewed this property |
min $100 for two.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 North Tce, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8213 8844
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The award-winning Playford Restaurant offers innovative world-class cuisine. Open for breakfast and for dinner, through professional yet unobtrusive service our aim is to deliver a highly personalised guest experience in keeping with the hotel's philosophy of a home away from home. Here we believe that fine food should be good for you and therefore uses organic, bio-dynamic and free range produce wherever possible, with no genetically modified foods. The buffet breakfast showcases an extensive array of local and exotic fruits, breads and traditional hot breakfast accompaniments and dinner incorporates the best of high quality South Australian ingredients teamed with a boutique wine list. Recent accolades include "Best Restaurant - Accommodation Division" at the Australian Hotel's Association Awards 2015 with induction into the Hall of Fame, "Best Restaurant in a Hotel" at the South Australian Restaurant and Catering Awards 2015 and "Two Glass Winner" Gourmet Traveller Wine List of the Year Awards 2015.
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