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The Esplanade Hotel Restaurant

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Jetty Road | cnr Jetty Rd, Brighton, South Australia 5048, Australia
+61 8 8296 7177
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible19%
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“pizza” (11 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Jetty Road | cnr Jetty Rd, Brighton, South Australia 5048, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Have to be fair - couple of months ago gave less than complimentary review after awful meal. Went back today for lunch with friends and had a great time outside dining. Friends shared tapas platter and raved, husband had long cooked grazier burger - loved...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect setting on the esplanade and overlooking Brighton beach, the gulf and jetty. Beautiful weather, great coffee, great company - perfect. Brighton is not large and cannot get any larger and it is just ideal like that. Parking can be a challenge at times.

Thank Maggie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner with quite a large group of people. Quite a variety of meals were ordered. Pastas were delicious, steaks were decently cooked- however the sauce for the steaks was pretty inedible- overly peppery. S + P Squid was better than your average. Staff members...More

Thank Eltotheyes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here multiple times for breakfast, always have a good meal here and always comes out quickly after ordering, no matter how packed out the place is. Great for big groups!

Thank Jo P
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Great venue for music and food. I've been here many times. You can see free bands or pay for more popular ones. The building is gorgeous old and traditional hoping they keep it this way. It represents what st kilda used to be. The last...More

Thank junglesia
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A great range of meals that can be eaten in the cafe or outside in one of the newly revamped alfresco areas. great value for money with fantastic sea and jetty views

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Recently dining at the Espy we were treated in an abhorrent manner by waiting staff. we were asked to relocate immediately after a meal and waiting an unacceptable time for our drinks. When we complained we were treated with contempt. this hotel has nothing more...More

Thank Ann_Maree2013
Reviewed 27 August 2017

dropped in for lunch. very average. the roasted vegetable salad was a joke. shame job. staff genuine and friendly. go somewhere else and byo.

1  Thank kay-and-david
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Wednesday night, family dinner. Waited 45 minutes for food to arrive after ordering. Too long....my advice avoid Wednesday nights.

Thank Yellamo62
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I have been having a coffee every morning for the past week. And every day there is this noise from behind the counter that sounds like a concrete mixer. It lasts for about 2 minutes. Great surroundings spoilt by this cacophony. Can't the staff hear...More

Thank Andrew S
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14 October 2016|
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Response from Cranleystravels | Reviewed this property |
Again I'm sure they can help. Give them a call Esplanade Cnr Jetty Rd Brighton SA 5048 (08) 8296 7177
Gail R
28 August 2016|
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Response from Maggie R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, Gail, I can't answer your question and I suggest you phone the hotel as they can provide up-to-date information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jetty Road | cnr Jetty Rd, Brighton, South Australia 5048, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Brighton
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8296 7177
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