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The Palmwoods Hotel

) #3 of 12 Restaurants in Palmwoods $$ - $$$ , ,
28 - 34 Main Street, Palmwoods, Queensland 4555, Australia
+61 1300 725 696
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 - 34 Main Street, Palmwoods, Queensland 4555, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visit the Palmwoods Hotel on a number of occasions and have always found the service great. Since the recent alterations to the bar area it has made the venue more homely and user friendly. The staff are also very obliging.

Thank sobota
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Hi Sobota, Great to hear from you. We're so glad you have enjoyed our venue, service and staff on multiple occasions. Can't wait to se you on your next visit. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great old Pub (over !00yrs ) with a very moden style about it ,great food and the best chicken palmy you will find ,live entertainment every weekend and country music once a month the Palmy now has a rewards program to its a great place...More

Thank Nobster2
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Nobster, Thanks for the review. Don't think I could've said it better myself. Next time you're in ask for Graham so I can say G'day. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Family of 6 for evening meal. Restaurant very busy but service was excellent. I ordered the vegetable lasagne and I could not fault it. Definitely the best I've ever tasted. Daughter had kids steak and chips and she commented that was "awesome".More

Thank Karen S
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Karen, Thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm glad we maintained our great customer service in this busy period. Good to hear you and your daughter loved the food. You will have to come back for your daughter to check out...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were returning from Maleny after a big day and decided to try the Palmwoods Hotel for dinner, as recommended by family. The upstairs area appears to have been refurbished and as we had arrived a few minutes early for the bistro opening at 5.30pm,...More

1  Thank Ozzie54
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Ozzie, Glad you were impressed by our Parmi's at the Palmy, our staff and our recent renovation. Our Parmi's are definitely something we pride ourselves on! I'm glad we could live up to our reputation and hope that we will see you again in...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

I have been to Palmwoods hotel for a meal about a dozen times over the last few years and have always had a good meal, a big menu with PLENTY of choice and BIG portions. Good service

Thank Ed M
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Ed, Wow! A dozen times over the last few weeks. Thank you so much for your continual patronage and kind words. Looking forward to seeing you for visit 13. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Big Hotel with numerous options on lower and upper floors. Very busy weekend with a festival on, staff were struggling to keep up but they did very well considering. Our Calamari and chips were tasty and well cooked. We've had a full lunch here previously...More

Thank DonnaH939
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Donna, Thanks for your comments. Yes it was a very busy day and we thank you for your patience on the day. Can't wait to see you again in our neck of the woods. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 29 April 2017

It was a pleasant sunny day, we were at a loose end so decided to pop into the Palmwoods pub and what a great choice it was. The beef and mushroom pie was to die for - full of meat and no slushy gravy! All...More

Thank SteveandDD
Management response:Responded 17 May 2017

Hi Steve and DD, Thanks for the kind words and we're glad you had a great experience. See you soon for another Espresso Martini! Regards, Graham

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Couldn't handle the wait at Rick's Garage around the corner so we thought we'd give this a go. Although difficult to find how to get upstairs this is a really swanky fit out. Good selection on the bar, a good lunch menu and great staff....More

1  Thank Dave L
Management response:Responded 19 April 2017

Hi Dave, Thanks for the kind words. We're glad we could give you the experience you were looking for. See you again soon. Regards, Graham

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Staff were more happy to chat to each other rather than me when we ordered both drinks & meals. Food pretty average. Kids calamari (4 pieces for $8.95) was not even real calamari. Special Risotto rice was crunchy/ undercooked & Special Curry had no flavour....More

1  Thank Melissa W
Management response:Responded 25 March 2017

Hi Melissa, I'm so sorry to hear about your less than satisfactory experience you had with us last night. I would like to apologise about the poor customer service you received and the issues with the meals you have identified. I would like to assure...More

Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Well usually I am a bit tough give reviews on pubs but this is one is one of the best I guess. Parmangiani chicken , chicken avocado, stuffed mushrooms all each around $14. Good quality, good service, quite fast. Nice furniture refurbished. Recommended

Thank Laurent L
Management response:Responded 21 March 2017

Hi Lauren, We're glad you enjoyed your relaxing lunch with us and the quality and price of the food was to your satisfaction. Also thank you for the kind words in relation to our recent renovation. Can't wait to see you again. Regards, Graham

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 - 34 Main Street, Palmwoods, Queensland 4555, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Palmwoods
  • Phone Number: +61 1300 725 696
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