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Encounter Restaurant

Albert Place | Hotel Victor, Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia
+61 8 8552 1288
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (15 reviews)
“pork” (10 reviews)
“roast meats” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Albert Place | Hotel Victor, Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was very disappointed to find no CARVERY, we have been supporting Hotel Victor for 20 yrs. I cannot understand why a venue would take away a good 3 course Carvery when they had HUNDREDS of FOLLOWERS.

Thank you4ria4u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for lunch and a few beers. Nice atmosphere, very relaxed place for a quiet break. The food was good and delievered quickly.

Thank dmrigda
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We had a meal with friends at the encounter restaurant in the a la carte area last night. The menu was so limited and uninteresting and expensive that we found it extremely difficult to order. The whiting dish I ordered was steamed, which was not...More

Thank Dawn C
Catherine B, General Manager at Encounter Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Sorry you didn't enjoy our Regional Food Experience menu. The content of the menu is limited to the local fresh produce we source & is at a very high standard. All menu items are described in detail & staff are happy to explain the cooking...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We decided on a weekend away in Victor and ended up here for dinner and decided on the buffet at $29 per person. The price was reasonable as there was so much yummy food to choose from. The hot selections of food can not be...More

Thank RySo
Reviewed 1 February 2018

I took my two boys to the All you can eat Buffet, which is always at hit with kids. Its easy and painless. The kids can see what they want to eat, instead of reading from a menu which they can't relate to the dish...More

Thank TTMJ
Catherine B, General Manager at Encounter Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Thanks for your fabulous review, we love having kids here & are working toward offering a great venue for the entire family. Looking forward to seeing you next time

Reviewed 10 January 2018

We, two mature couples, booked a celebration evening meal at the a la Carte section of the Encounter Restaurant and what a superb meal it turned out to be. There is only a fairly limited choice menu, but the dishes are excellent. There is an...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Great atmosphere, lovely view and great food and bar. Variety of good meals on the menu. The food was good

Thank Diana N
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We ate in the Al la Cart section of the restaurant and while we were slightly disappointed that there wee no Kilpatrick oysters to start the food was amazing. I had the pork which was cooked to perfection and my partner had lamb which was...More

Thank samberly
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Had a good meal here with friends. We had king george whiting, the carvery, a schnitzel and one of us had one of the chef's specials..not sure what it was ! A great waiter...David took a photo of us..excellent service and so efficient..and had a...More

Thank lezlih
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We booked for dinner at 7.30 and were not told over the phone that the kitchen closes at 8. so when we got there there was a bit of a rush on to get our orders. We were told we could have the salad bar...More

Thank anni63
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18 February 2018|
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Response from Catherine B | Property representative |
We haven't enabled that facility yet but I can check for you. Please sms 0429645990 & I will reply tomorrow:)
allan w
17 October 2015|
Response from Kirsty M |
Breakfast is served from 730am til 11am in Norfolk cafe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Albert Place | Hotel Victor, Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Victor Harbor
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8552 1288
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  • This restaurant is at Hotel Victor
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