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Pig & Whistle Tavern

) #6 of 17 Restaurants in Olinda $$ - $$$ , British,
1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
9751 2366
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We walked into this lovely and inviting tavern and immediately fell in love with it. The open fire was roaring and it was lovely and warm.The owners were super friendly and the food was served to us super fast. Meals are served daily here from...More

Thank traceyr0b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over the past 15 years I have personally visited the Pig and Whistle Mount Dandenong at least 20 times. All have been enjoyable experiences. That being said I have not been for the past 18 months until today. When I made the booking I requested...More

Thank Jamesdean1983
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended on the Saturday of the Queens Birthday weekend. The house was very busy. Had a couple of the local beers with breads starters. We ordered mains, and although the food took a while to come, it was definitely worth the wait. I had the...More

Thank Darren G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being an expat, I always like to get my fix of good old British food with a few nice fresh pints of British ale to wash it down. You can't fault this place if you take it for what it is. Great British home cooked...More

Thank 487mrm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had tea here. I had fish and quite nice. Wife had pizza, terrible in fact I am sure it was a McCain's. Avoid at all costs. Beer a little pricey too.

Thank kaitlandAdelaide
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The meals are fantastic, it's a lovely cozy warm place to have a great time in the chilly winter nights I highly recommend this place

Thank bjayde82
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I travelled from Williamstown for dinner with my partner as this place was highly recommended... well after ordering the pizza for entree that came on what I suspect was a frozen pizza base from Coles, we then shared the fish and chips which was inedible....More

1  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

A lovely waitress who was happy to help with our selection. My husband had the entree size pork belly that he said was flavorsome however was a little disappointed by its heating in the microwave... it was however a Wednesday night. My Parma was HUGE!...More

Thank Chellemac
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Of all the places in Olinda we chose this one. A mistake. The food was average the service average. Had chicken, should have been called a plate of chips with some chicken. When we left had to wait 10 minutes to pay while the waitress...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner come here every couple of months. Good value for money. The Parmas are amazing and massive! Great service!

Thank Ameika B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you far from stud rd wantirna
15 July 2016|
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Response from Margaret E | Reviewed this property |
According to Google the distance is 15.4 km and takes 23 mins travel time
Looking for a nice place to have lunch in Olinda
15 July 2016|
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Response from Brett S | Reviewed this property |
We have been there with the kids several times and always found the food delicious and plentiful. If you have kids there is also a good play area outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1429 Mt Dandenong Tourist Rd, Olinda, Victoria 3788, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Olinda
  • Phone Number: 9751 2366
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