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Kelly's Bar and Kitchen

$$ - $$$, ,
1510 Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, Olinda, Victoria, Australia
97511 05
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1510 Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, Olinda, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful old lodge restaurant. Amazing service from the lovely blonde lady who worked all day and night (sorry that I didn’t catch her name or to say thank you). Food was pretty average unfortunately however the local beer was absolutely amazing. If you like...More

Thank Shannon H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and friendly and helpful staff. Our only disappointment is that we were too late for the kitchen to return a second night before we left. Make sure you check kitchen hours and enjoy the parmy and sticky date.

Thank Anita V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice rustic atmosphere, pleasant live music and the service was good. Unfortunately the food was very bland and we left unsatisfied. We ordered a garlic loaf with garlic butter on the side and the bread was not hot enough to melt and spread the butter....More

Thank oceandreamings
Reviewed 11 March 2018

I pre booked lunch at Kelly's for a group of 13. We got there right on 12 so lunch had barely begun, but the waitresses first words were that the Angus steak was off and the mashed potatoes were off. That should have been a...More

Thank Marie R
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Spent a night here with a family group. Beautiful service friendly, happy nothing a bother. Food was nice to , the decor was amazing a quaint little place . Definitely visit again

Thank David-holmes08
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Heard that this was a great little place in the hills , it did have great customer service, with a family and pet friendly atmosphere , l also was told that it was a great place for either a drink , light snack , dinner...More

Thank A T
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Six of us ate dinner here on a Tuesday evening. Not one of us could fault our meals. The staff were attentive and friendly. The only teeny tiny fault I could find was that 6 adults on the table we were given was a bit...More

Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This is such a beautiful old bar, it's old fashion wooden rustic bar and setting is simply divine with a beautiful fire place to give it a cosy feel.The outdoor front area is relaxed with a side of greenery. The food all looked fresh and...More

Thank sarakiefer
Reviewed 27 January 2018

I read some less great reviews here and I can honestly say that we had a very different experience. Both waitresses went out of their way to make us feel welcome. We were told we might have to wait 40 minutes before getting our food...More

Thank GertDL
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Not really into complaining--if I don't like a place I'll usually just decide not to go back. However, this place calls for an exception. It was my second time at Kelly's (first time was OK; service not great but staff apologetic and meal hearty) and...More

Thank Cocoremote
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1510 Mount Dandenong Tourist Road, Olinda, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Olinda
  • Phone Number: 97511 05
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