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Bistro Bunya

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Australian
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Maleny Hotel | 6 Bunya St, Maleny, Queensland, Australia
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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704 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Like other recent reviewers we experienced a long wait for lunch - this time on a public holiday. Even though we were told 40 mins wait when I ordered, it took a bit over an hour. And it wasn't as if we were there when the rush was on - we ordered about 1.30pm and it was pretty quiet. Staff... More 

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Thank kjbMirani
Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 1pm and ordered 4 meals we also had a 1 year old in toe. It was busy inside. Ordered our meals and over an hour later they finally arrived at the table. Not once was it mentioned that they would take that long. By the time the meals arrived the one year old was feral as from... More 

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Thank constancekf
Runaway Bay, Australia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Slow food (> 45 min for lunch), small servings, fish rejected by my 8 year old (when does that ever happen???) because it 'didn't taste right' - very floury & soft. Should have read the previous reviews before picking spontaneous lunch. Don't!

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Thank sandy e
Brisbane, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Go elsewhere... The food was tasteless and seemed to be packaged and deep fried. The steak burger consisted of a piece of steak that was of the same thickness as a rasher of bacon and the salad was old and dry.

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Thank Steven C
Caloundra, Australia
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This bistro is an embarrassment to the hotel. I have given the cooks a number of opportunities to make a good impression, however from badly selected seafood products, leaving food on the pass for 10 minutes and serving the wrong meals to tables. The end result is cooking that is totally underwhelming and disappointing. If you want to have a... More 

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Thank ZCC2014
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Very popular local with quite a broad menu. Indoor and outdoor facilities. Pizzas are great value as is the steak night; otherwise slightly above average pub meal prices. Kid friendly. Guiness on tap.

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Thank Arkward4552
sydney
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91 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Pub food that is trying to be a bit upmarket. It seems to attract a crowd on a Saturday night and tables can be difficult to obtain in the dining room. Worth booking a table if you are a group.

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Melbourne, Victoria
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83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

went here for an extended family dinner, I had the spare rib special which wasnt that special being a bit under marinated and charred, but the pub fair like pizza's and parma's left those that had them pretty happy. staff were friendly and helpful

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Hope Island, Australia
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

After 18 months of not living in Maleny, went back for a meal with friends. Good food. I ordered fish and mash, and it was yummy. Perhaps the serve was a little small, but very tasty.

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Gympie, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

We were hungry after being disappointed by not getting to Montville early enough, we came on to Maleny to find somewhere to eat. The pub had a good reputation. We got a seat easily enough. Lunch time was super busy but I do feel they should have had more staff on. It still took nearly an hour from ordering to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maleny Hotel | 6 Bunya St, Maleny, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Maleny

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