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Jolly Jumbuck Bistro

$$ - $$$, Pizza,
148 Lachlan St, Hay, New South Wales 2711, Australia
+61 2 6993 4718
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (24 reviews)
“lamb cutlets” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
148 Lachlan St, Hay, New South Wales 2711, Australia
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1 - 10 of 203 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to Jolly Jumbuck as nothing else open. Glad we did. Excellent staff. Had the pork chops and vegies. Wife had the roast of the day. (lamb) Well presented and plenty of it. Reasonable prices. Pork chops $24 and Roast $19. Also had the lemon...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for after work drinks & ended up staying for dinner & later! Copious bar snacks, raffle & draw & delish wood fired pizzas! A little more extensive wine list would be good, but hey, it’s Hay!!

Thank LittleCub23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful meals. $13 lunch specials. Roast lamb and chicken parmigiana. Veggies lovely and chips to die for. Very friendly owner. Would recommend.

Thank Ferrous2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for lunch while traveling through. Perfect lunch sized chicken schnitzel, pepper gravy was beautiful and actually had peppercorns in it (unlike many I've come across lately), veggies are delicious. Hubby had the veal parmie, again perfect lunch size and tasty, he said the...More

Thank Rachelle S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always eat at the Jolly Jumbuck when traveling across the Hay Plains to visit family in SA. Their Scotch fillet steak with pepper sauce, chips and salad is the best we've had anywhere. The drinks are also very reasonably priced and we enjoy their...More

Thank jollyh02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Supposed to be one the better restaurants in Hay. We arrived here and woman at the counter told us if we order pizza we have to 15 minutes. Well thats fine, so we ordered pizza and had to wait more than 90 minutes. The owner...More

Thank Tobias S
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Huge home style cooked meals were very tasty and satisfying. Great selection to choose from and very wholesome. Our party complemented the staff when leaving.

Thank cad307
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here, a chicken schnitzel, it was burnt and the portion tiny. Didn't go in expecting too much. The girl behind the counter was friendly enough but the food was pretty bad. I wish i had more positive feedback.

2  Thank mfoun
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Had the steak last time and it was great. Pizzas are good too and so is the fish and the chicken. No bad experience there...

1  Thank Hendrik v
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Apart from takeaways, we struggled to find an eating place open for dinner in Hay and were quite pleased to encounter this bistro. There were plenty of other diners there - both locals and people like us passing through. The place is clean and bright...More

Thank Steven O
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Denise D
4 February 2018|
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Response from Hamstereyes | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know the opening hours. Call them to find out.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 Lachlan St, Hay, New South Wales 2711, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Hay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6993 4718
Description
This town is a popular stop over for people driving between Sydney & Adelaide. This is a good quality dining option.
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