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Emerald Explorers Inn

) #7 of 36 Restaurants in Emerald ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Vegetarian Friendly
Gregory Highway, Emerald, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4982 2822
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  • Average20%
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Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (3 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
“courtesy bus” (4 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Gregory Highway, Emerald, Queensland, Australia
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Reviews (24)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Room was very good, larger than expected, in a quiet part of the motel towards the rear, with double glass doors opening onto a large grassed area with swimming pool.

Thank Ianfors8
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We have visited the Explorers for dinner a number of times now and never had any reason to complain about meals or the service on any occasion, both have been exceptional. The management and staff have definitely got it right and know how to run...More

1  Thank DerokW
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Visited Friday evening for dinner. Courtesy bus pickup made it very easy. The meal and service was excellent. The pork belly was probably the best I have had anywhere and the steaks were brilliant with beautiful Mediterranean style vegetables perfectly cooked. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Terry U
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were just in Emerald for the night, and were looking for somewhere to have a relaxing dinner. Emerald Explorers Inn Restaurant exceeded all of our expectations! We arrived before the kitchen opened, but the manager invited us to sit at the...More

Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The new menu was in the local newspaper & had some nice-sounding items listed so we decided to check it out. We initially wanted to try foods from 4 courses but thought we would have trouble fitting it all in so we decided to skip...More

Thank MarkKaren2015
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Excellent service and food is delicious, menu has wonderful choices catering to a wide range of tastes. The bar is stocked well. A courtesy bus is offered .

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Had dinner here with friends on a Saturday night recently, their pick, we are local and had previously been disappointed.... We were treated to an excellent night and great food from the new team running the motel and restaurant. Highly recommend.

Thank Davaloo2014
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

This place does amazing food and is a little out of town from emerald cbd itself but def worth the drive to go to explorers on for a meal you won't be disappointed

Thank Carmen S
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Dining here, you could be forgiven for thinking you were eating at one of the best restaurants in Australia. Amazing menu and an extensive wine list. Would highly recommend it

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

My husband and I held a function here, the night before our wedding. We had many family Members travel from interstate, so we wanted somewhere that also had a courtesy bus option. The customer service was among the best we have ever received here in...More

Thank Shonna W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gregory Highway, Emerald, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Emerald
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4982 2822
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