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The Esplanade Hotel Restaurant

) #24 of 29 Restaurants in Brighton $$ - $$$ , ,
Jetty Road | cnr Jetty Rd, Brighton, South Australia 5048, Australia
+61 8 8296 7177
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (10 reviews)
“oysters” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Jetty Road | cnr Jetty Rd, Brighton, South Australia 5048, Australia
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Reviews (187)
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the best lunch here! Huge menu to choose from and I was really impressed with the choices for kids. My daughter had the hamburgers which she just loved.

Thank Serenity444
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Seniors lunch with Mum is always a delight. The senior's menu is good although on ordering was told our choice was not available. Cold vegetables made my mother's roast a disappointment. Very friendly and efficient staff and a great seafront setting. Not enough disabled parks...More

Thank Vanessa D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a good spot for much beyond views. Rotten service from roughneck staff. Probably has best location in all town, so a real waste.

Thank hogiebear33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good standard pub lunch with a view over the sea front. I thought prices were high although standard is good

Thank Derek F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an AWFUL experience at the Brighton Esplanade Hotel this past Mother's Day. We booked a table for 12 in the cafe area on the corner. The whole venue was packed to the brim and noisy. We couldn't hear others at the table speak....More

Thank Dru D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well we don't give out bad reviews unless they are deserved, but the Espy was terrible. Location and view is great but our table was dirty sticky, rude staff and our chicken schnitzel raw! We sent it straight back and instead of replacing it, just...More

1  Thank Tim J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Disgraceful. One waitress was too busy on her mobile phone all the time to notice customers including ourselves. We sent 2 dishes back. In one dish the chicken was frozen in the centre. The other dish was supposed to be a roast dinner but was...More

Thank emzyjagzycalzy
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Whether you go to the Bistro or Café you are sure of having a delicious meal. The Bistro has a wonderful salad bar, which compliments their wonderful steaks, schnitzels or other specialty meats. Our grandchildren love the play room. The café has a more relaxed...More

Thank Roz R
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Service is good but breakfasts are ordinary especially Pizzas. Beverages cold and hot are satisfactory

Thank annyhmah
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has a lovely outlook & views of Brighton beach & jetty. It is particularly nice watching the setting sun & sunsets. There is also a kids play area at one end of the restaurant, making it a good venue for families with small...More

Thank rosalielackie
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can we order/pickup takeaway roasts
14 October 2016|
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Response from Cranleystravels | Reviewed this property |
Again I'm sure they can help. Give them a call Esplanade Cnr Jetty Rd Brighton SA 5048 (08) 8296 7177
Gail R
Is the Sunday roast on for dinner, and what time does it start
28 August 2016|
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Response from Maggie R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, Gail, I can't answer your question and I suggest you phone the hotel as they can provide up-to-date information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jetty Road | cnr Jetty Rd, Brighton, South Australia 5048, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8296 7177
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