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Lone Pine Bistro

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225-243 Thompson Ave | Phillip Island RSL, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 1004
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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Bar, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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225-243 Thompson Ave | Phillip Island RSL, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Three days on Phillip Island and a very relaxing time, toured the island, saw some practice rounds on the Gran prix circuit, walked the beaches and saw the penguins, had a great meal at the RSL club, Lone Pine Bistro on our last day, a...More

Thank grahamredway
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Hi Graham thanks for your feedback after your recent visit to Phillip Island. We are thrilled with our five star review - and of course your experience overall whilst visiting our beautiful Island, which has so much to offer. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Normally don't frequent clubs, but arrived back in Cowes after the penguin experience one cold and wet April night Tried the RSL for a quick dinner, very pleased with the extreme friendliness of the staff, the meal was very good for a club / normal...More

Thank JohnNet11
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Hi John thank you for taking the time to review our Lone Pine Bistro. We are thrilled with the 4 star review and very happy that you had such an enjoyable experience. This time of the year, the little penguins come in nice and early...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We wanted a reasonably priced, tasty meal at a venue where we could enjoy a good conversation. All of this was achieved at the RSL bistro. We were also impressed by the obvious pride taken in the appearance of the venue. Our only criticism was...More

Thank jammckenzie
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you for your feedback after your recent visit to our multi award winning Lone Pine Bistro. We are pleased you had such an enjoyable experience...and yes, our meals tend to be on the large size, offering value for money to our patrons. We look...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Holiday to Phillip Island , The RSL was recommended to us by our accomodation . Went on a Wednesday night , arrived at 6 pm free tables everywhere but were told they were all booked until 8pm . We waited for 10 min in the...More

Thank Kristy L
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

We are very disappointed to read that your recent experience at our Lone Pine Bistro did not meet your expectations. The Bistro was fully booked over Easter school holidays, and whilst it may appear that the tables remained unoccupied, bookings were in the system for...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived for our 6:30pm booking and there was quite a long queue of people waiting to be seated. Instead of being annoyed about this, we took it as a sign that the food must be good and we were right! It was also a...More

Thank didntknowiwaslost
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your review after your recent visit to our Lone Pine Bistro. School holidays and public holidays are a very busy time and we do recommend that bookings are made ahead of time to avoid the...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here with the 12 and 13 yr olds. The three of us had the roast. Generous portions and the food was beautiful! No gristly cheap roast here. The rump roast melted in your mouth! Great spot to eat with kids. Fast friendly service.More

1  Thank Fiona V
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you Fiona for your recent feedback on our Lone Pine Bistro. We are thrilled that you and your family had such a positive experience - our roasts are very popular and are renowned for their "melt in your mouth" taste! We hope to see...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

We visited here with friends, the food was good, the service was friendly and they have a really good display as you enter the club.More

1  Thank wineandcheeseplease
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you for your recent feedback after visiting our Club last month - we are thrilled that you had such an enjoyable experience. We are proud of our military memorabilia which is on display right throughout the venue. We look forward to welcoming you again...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

We stopped here for lunch on our way into Cowes. The lunch was excellent and we decided that we would probably eat here for the rest of our holiday. We enquired about the advertised 'Courtesy Bus' and was told it was for Members only, not...More

Thank Toned-F
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Thank you for your recent feedback after your experience at our Lone Pine Bistro. We are happy to read that you enjoyed your meal. Our courtesy bus only operates on Friday evenings and is only available to members. We love welcoming our visitors to our...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017

Fantastic service and fantastic food, I enjoyed my meal 100% I ordered Oysters and porterhouse steak which tasted amazingMore

Thank Ron T
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Dear Ron thank you so much for giving our award winning Lone Pine Bistro a five star review after your recent visit - our steaks are from Gippsland and are our signature dish so we are all delighted that we met your expectations. Look forward...More

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I celebrated an anniversary with dinner. We have to say we were astounded that a restaurant charging over $30 for meals would find it acceptable for children to be allowed to run rampant through the restaurant while screaming and arguing with each...More

Thank Debra T
PhillipIslandRSL, Public Relations Manager at Lone Pine Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2017

Dear Rex and Debra Thank you for your recent feedback after your visit to our Lone Pine Bistro. We are disappointed that your experience did not meet your expectations and fully understand how uncomfortable screaming kids can be when you are trying to enjoy a...More

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Robyn-Ann18
20 January 2016|
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Response from Christine M | Reviewed this property |
The menu is fairly standard with usually two fish dishes a daily roast some pasta, steaks and generally a curry. There is one soup of the day which varies and a limited dessert menu with things like sticky date pudding. It's... More
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Allan P
4 July 2015|
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Response from PhillipIslandRSL | Property representative |
Hi Alan. Thnx for your enquiry. We look forward to welcoming you to our club in October but agree with the others, it's best to avoid Grand Prix weekend. We have a bus group menu which provides a three way drop of roast... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 28
Cuisine
Bar, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:30
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225-243 Thompson Ave | Phillip Island RSL, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 1004
  • E-mail
Description
Our goal is to provide you the best possible service, quality food and beverage products within a warm welcoming atmosphere. Located at the gateway to Cowes venue features modern comfortable surrounds with a great range of food and entertainment options.Our 220 seat dining area features an alfresco balcony; highly visible children's play room and a fantastic value for money menu at affordable prices. Gluten free options as well as kids and seniors menus are available. Our wine list features the best of our local wineries along with a great range of Australian favourites and quality house wines.
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