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Shire Hall Hotel

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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Had to come back as we enjoyed our meal so much the last time in Ararat. My wife had the Calamari that was just delectable with a gorgeous lime & chilli mayo. The chefs handmade chips were as good as any ever made. I had...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Nice warm and cosy bar to drink in after a day in the freezing cold. Staff are friendly and engage in conversation. Ordered meals in the bar and they were huge when they came out. Nice mixed grill, only negative was their was dressing on...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

not great, we had one order of the " man size 400g rump" and one order of 350g porterhouse, the porterhouse was far thicker and bigger than the rump. Rump was thin and very small. Staff member explained it as "different cut of meat" .....More

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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Great service here and an honest country pub experience. The steaks are excellent as is the mixed grill. Drinks are at pub prices and it's centrally located in downtown Ararat. Lovely staff too. Food for shearers.

Thank Rex G
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

In Ararat near the Grampians in central Victoria for the day, so we decided to have a pub meal for dinner, we came upon the Shire Hall hotel , "strangely" it was across the road from the Ararat shire hall, the building was nothing special...More

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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Ararat
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Australia > Victoria > Grampians > Ararat
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James N
5 February 2015|
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Response from Antony M | Reviewed this property |
No TV in rooms but one in the guests' lounge upstairs. There are a couple of large TVs in the bar area.
Room Tips
"All rooms at the back of the hotel so all are quiet."
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"Ask for an 'outside' room as opposed to 'inside' room to avoid the noise from the hotels..."
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"Ask for a room that isnt near the front of hotel. It is a Country Aussie pub so doesnt have the ensuites..."
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"They seem to have other rooms as well as what is advertised on their website so I would recommend you email..."
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