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The Blue Gum Hotel

) #2 of 12 Restaurants in Waitara $$ - $$$ , ,
55 Pacific Hwy | 2641, Waitara, Hornsby, New South Wales 2077, Australia
+61 2 9489 3220
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (50 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
55 Pacific Hwy | 2641, Waitara, Hornsby, New South Wales 2077, Australia
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1 - 10 of 169 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really popular spot. Lots of room and good selection of pub food. Good wine list for a pub. I had lambs shanks and my friend had fillet steak. Yummy

Thank Shelley F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic family friendly venue that caters to all. Food is always delicious and the staff are more than helpful! The colouring in for the kids is great and always enough high chairs for the little ones. Definitely recommend!

Thank Danny L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ordered the pumpkin ravioli and wasn't a fan. Heavy on the pine nuts, light on the pumpkin, which was scattered in the form of odd little cubes. It was okay but not worth $24.

Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Had eye fillet 250g with mash and salad, 150g of fat steak, soggy lettuce with a bit of grated carrot and cold mash, some kind of attempt at bruschetta with half cut cherry tomatoes. Just a big disappointment totally wouldn't go again. Paid for two...More

Thank G W
Reviewed 6 July 2017

What more can you expect than well done pub food, and very generous portions. Nice warmth by the fire and able to watch sport. not too busy.

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Who employed the new chef?, The menu has gone backwards and many short cuts are taken. A group of 6 of us went Monday of the long weekend in June, we have had many group lunches and functions there over the last 5 years and...More

Thank Fin63
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We visited with a group on the weekend and have visited many times in the passed 10 years. The food we all had over the weekend was a bit up and down, the steak dish got a thumbs up however I ordered a pork belly...More

Thank nicky m
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We went to lunch at the Blue Gum today as a group of 8. Overall the group enjoyed their meal selection. The kitchen needs to be called out for the kids pasta they served today. A bowl of pasta with some sauce for $12 was...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Yesterday we revisited the Blue Gum hotel. The menu had changed but we still gave it a go. The mashed potato tasted strange. No vegetables with steak at $35. I had barramundi which was not cooked at one end. Never again

Thank Prue W
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere- the steaks here are always cooked to perfection and the pizzas are also good - tasty, thin crust.

Thank donski2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Pacific Hwy | 2641, Waitara, Hornsby, New South Wales 2077, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Hornsby  >  Waitara
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9489 3220
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Description
On the corner of Unwin Road
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