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The Monkey Bar

$$ - $$$American, ,
24 Wingewarra St, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
+61 2 6884 4949
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“cheeseburger” (5 reviews)
“churros” (11 reviews)
“burgers” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Wingewarra St, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Burgers are delicious, however time between first burger to last was 25 minutes( total of five burgers). Very long wait and entree came out after main meal. Good atmosphere, great drinks however food needs to be served quicker.

Thank James G
Tim S, Owner at The Monkey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi James, thanks for your review. Sorry about the wait time on your burgers on Saturday night, the kitchen got hit all at once and we did our best :) really glad to hear they were delicious. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Great service and a decent burger is a pretty good mix but add in Dubbos largest range of craft beer and you have a winner right there!!! 1st trip was only weeks after the new owners had opened the doors I knew they just needed...More

Thank Anthonyjec
Reviewed 27 December 2017

The Monkey Bar provides an excellent atmosphere, after visiting on the 27 Dec 17 the work that has been done in the bar to make it homely and inviting is outstanding. The selection of beers on tap blew my mind, some great Australian craft beers...More

Thank Abraham D
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

The environment is pleasant and the staff are friendly. We ordered the King Kong burger, old school cheese burger and nachos. The burgers were enjoyed however, the nachos we bland and the mince had the consistency of baby food. I would not order these again...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Don’t be discouraged if you’re a vegetarian, the roast vegetable salad is fantastic!! Service was impressively quick.

Thank Belinda N
Tim S, Owner at The Monkey Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Thanks so much Belinda! Glad you enjoyed our salad!!

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The Monkey Bar has only recently re opened after new owners took over, the improvements they have made are great - loads of beer on tap that I have never tried which was great 👍 and the bar staffs knowledge and service was awesome... we...More

2  Thank Anthonyjec
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We tried this place for the first time and really liked it. The food was fresh, hot and delicious. The menu has burgers, schnitzels, ribs and sides. Family friendly so you can bring your kids along. Prices are very reasonable and serving sizes are great....More

Thank Nate2995
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

One of Dubbo's best kept culinary secrets. Closest thing to a genuine US style burger experience in the Central West.

Thank Alexander A
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Came here with another couple and our two young children(2). Kids meals are good value with the free paddle pop included. Very attentive staff and great Mojitos! Burgers were fresh and delicious- was just missing a pickle on the cheeseburger. Onion rings fantastic and so...More

Thank Sharna Y
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Got takeaway from The Monkey Bar tonight & it was amazing! I got their weekly burger special the 'Super Freak'! Their burger buns, so good! I loved everything about it! The girls at the bar were super friendly & even though they were really busy...More

Thank Esme_S1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Wingewarra St, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Dubbo
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6884 4949
  • E-mail
The BEST burgers and chicken in town! Or grab a cheese platter or dessert to share with friends. With 10 constantly rotating craft beer taps and the most unique cocktail menu you'll find West of Sydney, you'll be hard pressed to find a better venue in Dubbo to relax for dinner and drinks with friends than The Monkey Bar. Create your own atmosphere with our CrowdDJ system, allowing you to choose any music you like from our Spotify lists or load your own list in and play your favourites!
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