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The British Hotel

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58 Finniss St, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
+61 8 8267 2188
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (52 reviews)
“meat potatoes” (5 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
58 Finniss St, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been here several times when we come to Adelaide . The British is a great pub , plenty to choose from on the menu and staff and service are always good. The food is good portion size and delicious.

Thank MEC2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first time back to the British after a few years for lunch on a Sunday. The cook your own steak is gone but in its place is an excellent menu and a kitchen turning out great food. We started with the Double...More

1  Thank jdsamsara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was very tasty but unfortunately we were not allowed to use our entertainment card. We were a large group and were told we couldn’t use it because of split bills???

Thank T7163MTmattt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well this incredibly charmed gem is definitely one you shouldn’t miss, but fortunately it is a bit of a secret. NOT for much longer. It’s menu is seasonal and forever changing, it’s mostly mistaken for as a pub where the locals go. However I stumbled...More

Thank Shazzygirl88
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Splendiferous Monday Night Walk away from the British Hotel feeling very satisfied and I will definetly return. The whole Hotel was warm and homely with a couple of lovely open fireplaces. The open kitchen offered a little bit of theatre throughout the night and it...More

Thank Sarah_Cutting
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Partner, daughter and I were looking forward to a great meal celebrating a birthday. Orders were taken 40 minutes after we were seated. The entree then took another 60 minutes, and wasn't worth waiting for. We complained about the delay and was told it was...More

Thank J5034TYpaul
Reviewed 4 May 2018

Four of us went to the British for Saturday lunch. Both the food and wine menus provided ample choice for us all. Two of us had the crab linguini - divine - with its asian-infused flavours offering a tantalising twist to this staple (normally not...More

Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Had lunch at the British early this week and we were pleasantly surprised.. The young couple who have had the lease for 6 months or so are trying hard to please and if the public give them a try I am sure they will make...More

Thank CraigHW
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Wow. Lovely old pub in North Adelaide. Found this in a dining guide from tourist info. Bonus that it is on the freebus route. Charming staff, very helpful and knowledgeable about the menu and wine list. Started with a beer at the bar and asked...More

1  Thank Brandy G
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

From the street, this is an unremarkable inner suburban hotel. But once inside, the bars look like stepping back in time. The restaurant is housed in a modern addition in trendy bistro style. Service was prompt, attentive and friendly. Food portions were quite generous and...More

1  Thank Ian M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$22
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Finniss St, Adelaide, South Australia 5006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8267 2188
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