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Pig & Whistle Tavern

$$ - $$$, British,
1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
9751 2366
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to have a day out on a Sunday and after reading the trip advisor reviews decided to give the Pig & Whistle a go... It proved a very wise decision! Food was good honest pub grub - and not stingy on the portions!...More

Thank Lew D
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We came for dinner & ordered the pork belly on a bed of mash with spinach & gravy, and the pumpkin & sweet potato soup served with toasted bread! The pork melted in my husbands mouth, he really loved it, the soup was very tasty...More

Thank Vivienne B
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

No words can describe how delectable the Pork Belly is at this venue. Melt in the mouth Belly on a bed of soft mash potato and a few added grams of spinach and gravy. A signature dish without doubt.

Thank Gladesville22
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

You certainly get your fill at the Pig and Whistle along with something of an English pub atmosphere. The open fire crackles away and you feel cosy and comfortable. Our meals were fairly simple, pork ribs with beans and chips for example. Did have a...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Food was fabulous, service was exceptional. It was a three-course Christmas in July meal and every dish was perfect. It was the first time I have dined there and it won't be the last.

Thank louisezed
Reviewed July 23, 2018

The. Meal was good, it was a huge serve for people with large appetites, good atmosphere, the staff were very accommodating.

Thank aktwite
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, very generous size meals. Delicious food. Staff were friendly and new the food. Could help us make our choices. Very cosy friendly atmosphere.

Thank Liz992
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Great food generous servings. Unfortunately we didn’t have a booking when arriving at 12 and found receiver abrupt however warmed to us and we had a lovely time.

Thank TanyaH1788
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

6 of us dropped in for lunch at this British style restaurant. Big meals of bangers n’ mash and pork belly etc. Delicious meals served by friendly staff in a timely fashion. Great selection of ales on tap from Guinness, Speckled Hen to Kilkenny. Wood...More

Thank Steve A
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Wow! I really love this place. Came her for the first time in May as a couple while visiting the area for a couple of days. It's like an old English tavern in the hills,lovely log fire burning and atmosphere to soak up. I ordered...More

Thank CoastrunnerVictoria
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susielennon
July 15, 2016|
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Response from Margaret E | Reviewed this property |
According to Google the distance is 15.4 km and takes 23 mins travel time
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susielennon
July 15, 2016|
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Response from Brett S | Reviewed this property |
We have been there with the kids several times and always found the food delicious and plentiful. If you have kids there is also a good play area outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Olinda
  • Phone Number: 9751 2366
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