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Mitchell River Tavern

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59 Main St, Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875 Australia+61 3 5152 4030WebsiteMenu
Open now11:30 AM - 2:00 PM5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
COVID-19 Update: This restaurant is only available for takeout or delivery at this time.

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US$9 - US$23
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Australian, Bar, Pub
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Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 30 November 2020

We had a family birthday at the tavern for lunch. The menu read very well and offered a great choice including vegetarian options. Staff very helpful, friendly and explained everything. Very well organized with new covid rules. We ordered several different meals and every one...was great quality and presented nicely. The food was delicious and even the most fussy in our part was impressed. Great job everyone involved.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 28 November 2020 via mobile

Excellent staff, beautiful food. Highly recommend. Was a pleasure to dine in this venue. Staff went out of their way to accomodate my elderly 93 yr old mother. Thanks girls you are a credit to this venue.

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 6 September 2020 via mobile

Best and freshest home made gnocchi in town, your onto a good thing I have spread the word. Loved it !!

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 2 July 2020 via mobile

Top ratings from us. I had the squid ink linguine. It was amazing and big Christos had the lamb cutlets. Special of the night. Lovely service. Great place

Date of visit: July 2020
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V5803QTjamesf, Manager at Mitchell River Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2020

Thank you so much for your review and comments and very happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal. The lamb cutlets were a very big hit. Kind Regards, Anita Hodder Venue Manager

Reviewed 19 May 2020

Due to COVID-19, we decided to order takeaway to be delivered. All up from order time to delivery around 20 odd minutes. Food of pasta, and Parma was hot on delivery and thoroughly enjoyable on eating. The garlic bread was yummy. The lady that delivered...our food was polite and courteous. We could pay by credit card over the phone with a $5 delivery charge to Wy Yung, Bairnsdale and Eastwood. Very happy with the service. Stacey who took our phone order was friendly and courteous and a credit to the Tavern as an employee. Will definitely order again if the COVID restrictions are still in place. Hopefully it will be open for a sit down meal soonMore

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V5803QTjamesf, Manager at Mitchell River Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2020

Thank you so much for your support during the shutdown. Very happy that you enjoyed your meal and the service. We hope you will come and experience our dine in service and new menu. Kind Regards, Anita Hodder Venue Manager

Reviewed 9 March 2020

Called in for lunch on a Monday, the menu read so well I had to order the food, squid and banana spring rolls desert. Amazing, AMAZING. The other dishes my two friend had also looked very well constructed and good. I want to go back.

Date of visit: March 2020
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V5803QTjamesf, Manager at Mitchell River Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2020

Hi, thank you so much and very happy that you enjoyed your dining experience. We have a brand new menu with lots of delicious items to choose from. Hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, Anita Hodder Venue Manager

Reviewed 26 February 2020 via mobile

I was very disappointed with the food in this restaurant. We had fisherman’s basket and the batter on the fish was thick and awful. Won’t be going back .

Date of visit: February 2020
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V5803QTjamesf, Other at Mitchell River Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2020

Hi Anna, I am very sorry to hear as we pride ourselves on producing excellent meals. Our seniors fisherman's basket is one of our most popular items and we have never had any bad feedback. Kind Regards, Anita Hodder Venue Manager

Reviewed 27 January 2020 via mobile

Visited with family member. Had the Seniors Lunch which was delicious and reasonably priced. Staff were cheerful and attentive.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Anita H, Manager at Mitchell River Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2020

Thank you so much and happy that you enjoyed your meal and service. Kind Regards, Anita Hodder

Reviewed 6 January 2020

There are some delicious items on the dinner menu at this hotel. I can recommend the eggplant cannelloni (vegetarian) and the lamb chops with chat potatoes and grilled zuccini. There is a good selection of wines to accompany ones meal and the atmosphere is relaxed...and friendly.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Anita H, Manager at Mitchell River Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2020

Thank you so great to hear that about our menu, service and food. Yes the eggplant cannelloni is one of my favourites. We hope to see you again. Kind Regards, Anita Hodder

Reviewed 3 December 2019

Great service matched with great food.The chefs do a great job on a variety of meals and well backed by good staff and full bar facilities.d Lamb rupm amd pumpkin pasta both of which were tasty and well presented and cooked

Date of visit: December 2019
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Anita H, Manager at Mitchell River Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2019

Hi Mark, Thank you very much for your review and happy that you enjoyed your meal and service. Kind Regards,

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