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Umbertos

Desert Cave Hotel, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
+61 8 8672 5688
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Australian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Desert Cave Hotel, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and really good find in the outback. Friendly, attentive and food was good. Wine and beer menu really good and the quality of food for such a remote location was fresh and well cooked.

Thank colinrymer
DCH_Management, Front Office Manager at Umbertos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad to read that the dinner did not disappoint and met the standards we strive to deliver. Hope we can serve you again in the future

Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for a night and dined at umbertos with friends. The girl at the bar was friendly and helpful. Two of us had the set menu of spring rolls, lamb shank and sticky date. Service was quick and food to die for. Polenta with...More

Thank jewel_58
DCH_Management, Front Office Manager at Umbertos, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. It was good to hear that you appreciated the food.

Reviewed 24 March 2018

We arrived at the opening time and there was nobody around. We had to wait for about 10 minutes to even be served and even then it was by accident that a waiter noticed us. We were the only ones dining so it felt very...More

3  Thank Laura H
DCH_Management, Front Office Manager at Umbertos, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry that you did not enjoy your dining experience. Fortunately this is not a common review. Your comments will be shared with the staff.

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here two nights after roughing it in the outback, was pleasant surprise to find this top class restaurant. Leo the chef did an excellent job cooking our meals from the scallops and bruschetta to the salmon, lamb backstrap and polenta with grilled vegetables....More

Thank Kim P
DCH_Management, Manager at Umbertos, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Kim, We thank you for your terrific review. Our team will appreciate it Thank you Terry

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Had two nights in Coober pedy and overheard the main chef saying how this restaurant is the go to place so decided to check it out, despite having to pay well over $100 for two main dishes and a drink I thought I was a...More

5  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Good food, Good wine, Good service you must try if you’re in town. The only one fine dining in town. Thank you

Thank El L
DCH_Management, Manager at Umbertos, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you for your review. the new Head Chef and his team will be delighted to hear that you enjoyed your evening. Hope your back this way again.

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This place here has a one of if not the best chefs going around there food is a 11/10 if traveling to coober pedy this restaurant is a must. also got visit at table by chef to check everything was to our liking very impressed

Thank Jarrod S
DCH_Management, Manager at Umbertos, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you for your review. The new Head Chef and his team will be delighted to hear that you appreciated the experience.

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Nothing better than picking up an amazing beer collection at Cooper Pedy. After a long day on the road, coming to rest with a good a quality meal before bed is an absolute gift. Looking forward to returning for a holiday as seeing some amazing...More

Thank thomas d
DCH_Management, Front Office Manager at Umbertos, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Glad the Level bar and Umbertos Restaurant met your needs. Thanks for the review and we look forward to seeing you again in the future

Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Great food, great wine, great service. Bit pricey, but a two course meal for two with a bottle of great wine cost $160 and is definitely worth every cent

Thank Madeleine G
DCH_Management, Manager at Umbertos, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Thank you for your favorable review. We hope we will have the pleasure of serving you again

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We have been staying here for too many years to remember and always eat at Umbertos. The range and quality of cuisine and presentation is always high standard and what you would expect at a high end restaurant in a major city. Well done again...More

Thank Fiegs
DCH_Management, Manager at Umbertos, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you for your review. Hope we can serve you again in the future.

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roadchewer
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Response from Jasmine N | Reviewed this property |
Hi :) we were in Cooper Pedy on the Thursday night and they were open. I am not sure however about the Monday night? Jasmine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Desert Cave Hotel, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Coober Pedy
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8672 5688
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