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The Palms Phillip Island

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Whoa if you blink you miss it

Set off the main drag in Cowes this great restaurant was simply a !!Whoa. Food A+++, Service A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melbourne, Australia
Secret gem

I can't believe I've lived in this town for over two years and have only just found this place... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
Mardi L
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1 week ago
“Whoa if you blink you miss it”
19 Dec 2016
“Secret gem”
At The Palms Phillip Island, we play host to both locals and tourists who want to experience the dynamic cuisine the area has to offer while also taking in the magnificent scenery and surroundings.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Cnr of Chapel and Steele St, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
+61 450 909 975
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Set off the main drag in Cowes this great restaurant was simply a !!Whoa. Food A+++, Service A+++ (and a smile) we both had steak cooked to perfection was our Black Angus. A find we will be going back to next visit to Cowes

Thank Antman1957
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I can't believe I've lived in this town for over two years and have only just found this place! It really has to be one of the best kept secrets on the island!! To start with the setting is beautiful. Smallish dining room but well...More

1  Thank Mardi L
Reviewed 29 September 2016

A work colleague and I both had the Seafood Stew. If you like seafood this is a must have. fresh fish both white and pink, prawns, scallops, muscles, calamari in a rich red sauce with crusty bread. Yumbo!!! The chef here is a very talented...More

Thank Boags1956
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Don't know why this fabulous place is not crowded all the time - but I am enjoying it while it lasts! Excellent food, great surroundings, amazing staff, reasonable prices. Have been here many times and never been disappointed.

Thank faz812
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Only stumbled across this place by accident and what a great accident it was. The staff here are amazing, very friendly and helpful. Great Atmosphere and amazing food and drinks. And the prices are very reasonable. Will be returning here again

1  Thank Simon W
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

This is the second time We have been to the palmss in the last 9 months and it is the best meal we have had down here again. We all had tapas which were reasonably priced. We all had steak, whoch were all cooked exactly...More

Thank greglawson1986
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Love The Palms! Is a comfortable intimate restaurant, it also has outside dining overlooking the Resort amidst the palms. It is easy to find with good local parking. The waitresses are very friendly & approachable giving great personal service whether a solo diner, family or...More

1  Thank Robyn2003
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We had dinner here over the Christmas period and was impressed with the food and presentation. The menu had a good variety of food to select from and the 'special board' has some interesting meals. Service was pleasant and food was not rushed to your...More

Thank Wisky4
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Saw this come up on facebook and suggested by a friend. Been meaning to get there to try it our for some time. Finally went last Saturday for a multiple birthday celebration. Did not disappoint. Saw some Trip advisor reviews which were all good, and...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 13 December 2015

The Palms hotel is positioned in a nice location that is close to the beach, only a couple of minutes walk. The restaurant is upstairs and has a nice vibe to it, the food was very nice and well priced which was good. The service...More

Thank Fergus W
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