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Black Brewing Company

3517 Caves Road, Wilyabrup, Western Australia 6280, Australia
+61 8 9755 6500
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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3517 Caves Road, Wilyabrup, Western Australia 6280, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Loved the view and setting. Very busy hence did not eat there.....asked for menu but then saw no-one after that, asked to order and told that someone would come to us....they didn't. Not keen on beers on beer paddle tasting. Would still recommend a visit...More

2  Thank RustystaffsMoorlands
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice Setting and View. The photographs on the way to the toilets are beautiful!! and that is where it STOPS. Menu has no imagination - at first glance one thinks that sharing is great - until you hit the price and then get the meal....More

1  Thank Salome M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous lunch we had. The food is based on generous share plates with a Santa Fe/Mexican flavours overlaid on Modern Australian. Our party of eight was stuffed full with five main share plates plus two sides. Would be awesome to have a large...More

Thank bmacmc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was so pleased to find gluten free beer on tap and it was delicious! Whilst not legally allowed to say "gluten free" as its gluten removed, the helpful and friendly bar tender checked the parts per million with brewer and with it being sub 5...More

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for lunch with friends during the school holiday...very, very busy. We've eaten here quite a few times and find that the quality of the food varies. The service, setting and ales are wonderful.

1  Thank MarcTommo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Limited selection unless you want a sharing platter. $6 per scallop! But otherwise food was tasty and good value. Nice cider and gin! Clean toilets. Beautiful setting

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst the beer, loacation and the staff here remain great, I think the food is not as good as it used to be. It is overpriced and tries to be fancy but doesn't land quite right. If the menu concept changes I may return but...More

1  Thank Paul J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome location Great beers Lovely wines Great setvice Nice feeling and ambiance with spectacular view over lake. Food menu could be better but food was lovely. Will come again

Thank MTGeeGee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were part of a wine tour that stopped here for lunch. The nicest brewery I've ever been to- had more of a winery vibe; beautiful outdoor area and restaurant, good ales to taste and decent food- a step up from the usual pizza and...More

Thank Judith H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a lovely setting to Went here for lunch on a private wine tour and from looking around it seems there were a few large tour groups in the place. Being on a tour we had a limited choice of food options and even...More

1  Thank Karen G
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Pamela M
2 April 2017|
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Response from mez_21Robina | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm a little late answering your question however always letting an establishment know that you cannot keep your booking is better than no notice at all. As its last minute a phone call would be the best option here.
3 February 2017|
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Response from Taryn D | Reviewed this property |
There is a good playground there for kids (if you can get a table near it) but also a bridge near by that goes over the lake to draw their attention so still have to be well aware of little ones. Hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$32
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3517 Caves Road, Wilyabrup, Western Australia 6280, Australia (Formerly Sampson & Bowen)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Margaret River Region  >  Wilyabrup
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9755 6500
Black Brewing Co. - architecturally modern craft brewery, restaurant and cellar door. Perched on the edge of a lake, the estate is surrounded by vineyards and has a children's playground and island. Western Australian inspired cuisine utilising only the freshest local produce with South East Asian influences.
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