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Encounter Restaurant

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Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Albert Place | Hotel Victor, Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia
+61 8 8552 1288
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adelaide
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86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the 3 course Carvery meal in the dining room. It was a spacious room, not too noisy, well serviced and very reasonable. We had a choice of 3 types of Roasts and all were nicely cooked and not overcooked. I would recommend to families as the meals are so reasonable and there is plenty of choice.

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Thank arrietty01
Adelaide South Australia
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have had the Carvery at the Hotel Victor before and it is always a good value meal but we tried the a la carte menu and was not disappointed with our choice. We didn't book but I suggest that you do as even for a Wednesday night it was very busy. Even so the staff were very good and from... More 

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Thank BruceofOZ
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the carvery at the Encounter Restaurant in the Victor pub. Choice of three meats (turkey lamp pork ./crackle) served by a very friendly chef. All were tender and the taste just hit the spot. Then helped yourself to roast vegies, potatoes peas sprouts carrots couliflower pumpkin gravy all steamy hot and tasty. Followed up with a choice or the... More 

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Thank redman98
Paynesville, Australia
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a great night out & some good old fashioned tucker? Look no further! For $25 (no, not a misprint), you have a choice of soup or salad, roast meats (3 types, differing on the day - our choice was turkey, lamb or pork and yes, great crackling) choice of about 8 kinds of veges, and then - if... More 

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Thank 79Roz
Adelaide, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked for a la carte but our table was in the carvery area and only laid out with a paper napkin and knife & fork. No cloth, no glasses, no water. We ordered our meals and 2 serves of garlic bread. We sat for at least 30 mins and had to ask where our garlic bread was. It was cooked... More 

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Thank Marina D
Victor Harbour
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch in the restaurant. Table spacing was good. Staff were excellent. Food was good. Well priced. Staff helped with one of our group who needed access via a locked door - thank you.

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Thank JeanHH
Melbourne, Australia
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We din ed inthe hotel's Encounter Restaurant which is a large space divided between the A La Carte area and the Carvery.The Carvery was a 3 course menu consisting of,soup,3 roast meats (Lamb,Pork,Beef)a hot vegetable a nd salad bar and hot and cold sweets.The lamb and pork were tender and the accompanying hot vegetables were fine.Sweets including Apple crumble were... More 

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Thank Alastair M
Prague
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91 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Dined in the a la carte part of the restaurant. Shared the seafood platter. Good fresh ingredients. Good value. If you like sweets; don't hold back, go for the Lemon Tart. Sooo delicious. Lovely ladies who served us, ever so helpful.

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Thank Roaming-About-56
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Service brilliant. The food was great, tasty and well presented. I had a great table with a fantastic view and the surroundings were most pleasant.

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Thank Peter A
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

An enjoyable lunch...reasonable prices and friendly staff....we dropped in for a quick bite and thought the lamb pizza was pretty good

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Cuisine
Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, 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
Good for
View, Child-friendly, 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
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Victor

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