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Eat at Whalers

121 Franklin Pde, Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia
+61 8 8552 4400
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“panko prawns” (7 reviews)
“steak” (23 reviews)
“larb” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
121 Franklin Pde, Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Haven't been to Eat for a very long time and was delighted with the way it has been renovated with a fantastic new menu. I went for lunch and the menu has something for everyone. Staff were friendly and food was great, with plenty to...More

Thank 745kayer
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We shared two tasting plates for entree and while I thought they were a bit small the food on them was very nice although I'm not sure it was all house made, the dip tasted like it had been store bought. The salt and pepper...More

Thank booza_14
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely time at Whalers. Rachael recommended a lovely Chardonnay. Also her colleague ( sorry I should know his name but he has dark hair , tall , slim with glasses ) was equally fabulous. Thanks 🙏 Angela and Nick

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Went to eat at whalers with friends and had a great time. The food was fabulous and the service was just as fabulous. Especially James. Her couldn't do enough for us. Highly recommended.

Thank Leanne G
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We came here after a recommendation from a coworker. We had dinner on a Saturday evening and both enjoyed our meals, although my husband burnt his mouth so badly on the potatoes that the roof of his mouth blistered. We returned the next morning for...More

Thank Leaners83
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Excellent place to dine. One of the more expensive local places although reasonable for a restaurant. Food was great. Dined with 2 others so had 3 different meals and all were enjoyed thoroughly.

Thank Wenton
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I am a local and do go to Whalers every now and again. The car park when finished should be nice although very noisy equipment working on it at the moment. The view is wonderful. One thing I must mention is that if you are...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Only had coffee there, but looks a lovely place, coffee was great and staff very friendly. Must go back for a meal...

Thank DOMI21
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Had coffee. Very nice. Staff very friendly and helpful. The food looked marvelous!(saw what others were having😁). Parking lot being refurbished, but can still park close enough to walk there. Views and feeling of the place awesome. Nice place to go when cold out.

Thank phoenixrisingnow
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Hoped for a nice Mother's Day brunch but left disappointed and probably won't go back. Wife ordered the Belgian Waffle that was supposed to be 2 waffles plus toppings. 1 cold waffle with topping is what she received. Asked for the second and received a...More

Thank Duggy_66
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Questions & Answers
Bernard G
25 July 2017|
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Response from dizzymisslizzy2016 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Really wish they did brunch
Ruth K
2 October 2016|
Response from tenneyp | Property representative |
Sorry Ruth but we don't trade on Mondays. Open the Sunday the 30 th for breakfast and lunch.
14 July 2016|
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Response from tenneyp | Property representative |
Yes we are!! Bookings are advised as it's the busiest night. 08 8552 4400
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 09:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 Franklin Pde, Victor Harbor, South Australia 5211, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Victor Harbor
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8552 4400
  • E-mail
Eat at Whalers. Indulge in million dollar views, salty air & frosty glasses at Whalers. Eat, drink, relax & savour. Titillate your tastebuds. Encounter friendly faces filling your glass. Why don’t you celebrate life!
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