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The Rocks Restaurant

8 Holdfast Promenade | Ground Floor, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
+61 8 8350 3188
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  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
2 weeks ago
“Great Burger”
25 Jun 2017
“A bit pricey and average food”
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Australian, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Holdfast Promenade | Ground Floor, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated in the Oak Plaza Hotel, I had dinner at this restaurant and selected the burger. Staff is friendly and efficient and my meal arrived in an appropriate amount of time. The burger was much larger than anticipated and was very filling and delicious in...More

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Very reasonable drink prices backed up by a frozen pizza base with a topping that covered 60% of the dish. Salt & Pepper Squid minus the squid with extra salt was really disappointing. The place had a great vibe but was unfortunately let down by...More

Thank penolalad
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Took family there last Saturday for a celebration. We had lamb curry, pork, fish and burger dishes (and nuggets for the little one as normal). All were average and nothing special. Cost with 2 glasses of wine and soft drinks was $170. For me not...More

Thank stuartd308
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Had dinner several times here, plenty of choice also have kids menu. Service good and food well presented and hot. Thai menu has plenty of variety,

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Having been here before when it was Cafe Blu we thought we knew what we were getting. Waited 15 minutes after being seated before anyone bothered to come and take our order for food and drinks. Couple next to us ordered drinks after us and...More

Thank Iain C
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Very enjoyable midweek lunch, fantastic seaside location and friendly service. We had the rack of lamb special and vegetable stir-fry from the Thai menu, both excellent. Will be back. Only slight disappointment was that we were told that the window tables were reserved but all...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Didn't have buffet because I don't like luke-warm food but ordered a la carte instead - just fried eggs (buffet only had scrambled and extra cost for fried), bacon & tomato. Meal arrived with eggs undercooked (runny white) with bacon & tomato taken from buffet...More

Thank DrunkenLizard
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

When we booked it was called Cafe Blu but when we arrived the name had been changed to The Rocks.It was still cafe style food and ambiance . A lunch special menu for $11.90 had a nice variety.The regular menu was more pricey and we...More

Thank blossom kench
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We went to The Rocks a number of times and the food was fabulous as was the service. We hadn't been to The Rocks for some time so we were looking forward to the fine dining experience we'd had previously when we rang and booked...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 9 May 2016

The eggs were okay but the bacon was like chewing rubber and the coffees for room service were like going thru Maccas drive thru. Very weird for a S.A as its usually known for recycling why not just give us a Mug?

Thank SCG72
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Holdfast Promenade | Ground Floor, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Glenelg
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8350 3188
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Something to suit all tastes while enjoying the beautiful full ocean views. Modern Australian Cuisine available 7 days for lunch and dinner with all day dining Friday through Sunday and $11.90 lunch specials on weekdays.
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