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Hog's Breath Cafe

$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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193 Macquarie Street, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
+61 2 6882 4477
11:30 - 14:45
17:30 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 14:45
17:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 11:00
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A TripAdvisor Member
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was below average, the service was fine. The food looked good, but it was cold. The lamb shanks were cold in the middle as if it was quickly microwaved. The ribs had so much more fat compared to meat.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Gold Coast
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73 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch and the service was great. The staff were pleasant and the food fresh and filling. I tried the traditional steak and it was well cooked and they catered well to my requests. Service was fast and the price was acceptable. The one call out was the locality as the old building was full of charm and was well... More 

Thank Sean A
Sydney, Australia
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69 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Hog's Breath as we know what to expect. That it didn't disappoint. The steaks were cooked to our liking and the taste just like any other Hog's Breath Cafe everywhere. What disappointed was the long wait - there were customers at the restaurant but it was hardly packed - and just like other Hog's Breath experience from... More 

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Bathurst, Australia
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83 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited just recently on our way home during the Xmas break. We were seated very quickly and the restaurant was not overly full at the time. After we ordered we waited about 30mins for our meals, and so did all the people around us who had been there before us. All of a sudden a wave of food came... More 

Thank flutterbybecs
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4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was awesome cooked fantastically but the service wasn't. We got seated fast enough but the servers were too full on and pushy we got asked 6 times with in 3 minuts if we wanted desert. Even though we said we need more time to decide.

Thank Dana J
Melbourne, Florida
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plenty of other places for good food at cheaper prices. Staff were lovely, very noisy family restaurant.

Thank Christine W
Sydney, Australia
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116 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we only had the cheap lunch option so didn't get to try other dishes but we really enjoyed it and the service was friendly and efficient

Thank Rokiii
Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

We couldnt decided where to eat and ended up at Hogs breath. The staff were so accommodating and the food was great. Can't say much else.

Thank ajlk12
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Met up with friends while on holiday and went here for dinner. As with all Hogs Breath food/drinks/atmosphere/service was all first class

Thank mega1959
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

I have only been here twice and both times the staff were very friendly The meals were really good and can't be faulted It was very clean Overall a good experience

Thank Shez004

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Steakhouse, Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
08:00 - 11:00
11:30 - 14:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:45
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
08:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193 Macquarie Street, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Dubbo
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6882 4477

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?