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151 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

friday night and this was the only place with anything happening. restaurant was booked ou so did not get to eat here although the meals look fabulous and quite generous. recently renovated accomodation was clean and comfortable.

Thank TRUSTY56
Tulsa, OK
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29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I was on my way from Wagga Wagga to Sydney and looking for some place midway to spend the night. The top motels in town were already sold out, but I noticed the listing for the Imperial and thought it would be a more interesting alternative to the Econo Lodge. I liked the idea of having a pint and a... More 

Thank BatesLine
Canberra, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Our room was spacious including a double and single bed with a large separate bathroom. It had character and overlooked the Main Street. It far exceeded our expectations. There were many events on in the region for the long weekend and consequently the usual places we have stayed at before were already booked. We would not normally consider staying here... More 

Thank Vicki L
Blue Mountains, Australia
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This Restaurant was recommended by our accommodation. Previously known as Lot 31. Beautiful meal, the Cowra Lamb was so tender it fell apart. Service was very good, even though the restaurant was booked out & the Hotel was full. Great experience.

Thank JELO2
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We spent two nights in Cowra for the Cherry Blossom Festival. Lot 31, which has moved to the Imperial Hotel, was recommended by friends. We had the lamb and risotto which were both excellent. The addition of a local wine made for most enjoyable meal. The one downside was that the service was very slow as the restaurant was extremely... More 

Thank Sharman P
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

On a rainy Thursday night, we headed out to eat for my daughter's birthday. Although they were busy, staff were friendly and meals were quick. We had delicious entrees and mains. Staff even made a special kid size prawn pasta for the birthday girl. We'll be regulars.

Thank Mumpelstiltskin
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24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Recently overhauled, stopped in for a beer, planned to eat elsewhere though after seeing and smelling the menu decided to stay. What a great meal, and couldn't finish it was so big! Delicious flavour, the lamb, oh my god.. Listened to the helpful staff, even the local wine recommended was perfect. Definitely returning.

Thank Daniel J
Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Staying over night and needed a place to eat. Recommend by the hotel I was staying in. I had the Cowra Lamb. It was cooked as it should have been the sides were lovely and the presentation was very urban chic. Next time I'm in town will try another signature dish that is locally sourced. Well done!!

Thank Lydia S
Mudgee, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Had an amazing meal at the Imperial. Cowra Lamb with asparagus and mashed potatoes - beautifully cooked, tasty, great value. Gluten free dessert also available. I will definitely visit on my next trip to Cowra.

Thank Mick B
Newcastle, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Wow, such friendly staff! Ordered the scotch fillet which was cooked perfectly. The mushroom sauce and thick cut chips were delicious. Regularly travel through Cowra on my way down to the snow and will be bypassing the bakery to call in here again.

Thank tomthumbz

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Imperial Hotel established in 1905 is a family owned business offering great food and a friendly atmosphere which caters for the whole family. Open Monday to Saturday for lunch and dinner (will open Sundays for functions and also special holidays or occasions e.g. Easter Sunday and Mothers Day). The focus is on relaxed dining and providing a venue to meet friends over a drink, complete with lounge bar, sports bar and an extensively remodeled outdoor entertainment area. The Imperial Hotel also has accommodation available at very reasonable prices with many rooms boasting en suite facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Imperial Hotel

Address: 16 Kendal St, Cowra, New South Wales 2794, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Cowra
Price Range: ₹ 4,000 - ₹ 6,431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Imperial Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 8 is on the street side at the corner, with a double bed and a twin bed, and a large bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles BatesLine, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't go there, choose another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles J7749VHjohnp, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
“great meals”
 of 5 bubbles michaeln258, 31 Dec 2014 | Read review
“We were in 8, and there was loud air handling unit or compressor that turned on and off all night. Don't stay in 8. Its on the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles anecessaryevil, 11 Oct 2014 | Read review
“book a room with an ensuite”
 of 5 bubbles 206DavidR206, 18 Feb 2013 | Read review
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