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The Bunyip Hotel

25 Scott St, Cavendish, Victoria 3314, Australia
+61 3 5574 2205
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Hearty food

We visited this little pub in a very small town and it did not disappoint. We went for the Sunday... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
haddlem
via mobile
A fabulous Sunday lunch

If you want delicious food and don't mind a long drive, do yourself a favour and go to the Bunyip... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
DONHEL39
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Melbourne, Australia
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A classic Western District country pub with an ever-changing menu of top class food made on site with fresh, local produce. Food by renowned chef James Campbell is complemented by an extensive list of local wines, your classic beers on tap as well as a range of craft beers - there’s something for everyone at The Bunyip.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“first class” (3 reviews)
“port fairy” (2 reviews)
“on tap” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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25 Scott St, Cavendish, Victoria 3314, Australia
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+61 3 5574 2205
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We visited this little pub in a very small town and it did not disappoint. We went for the Sunday set menu and it was well worth it. The food was hearty and mouth watering. It’s well worth the drive especially if your in the...More

Thank haddlem
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

If you want delicious food and don't mind a long drive, do yourself a favour and go to the Bunyip Hotel for Sunday lunch. Lunch is fixed price $35...not a typo...set menu of six delicious courses. Food is no nonsense, tasty and generously proportioned, while...More

1  Thank DONHEL39
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Magnificent Six course lunch for only $35 pp. Wild mushroom croquettes, chicken pâté, pork terrine, pork belly, wagu neck and golden syrup dumplings with ice cream. Our party of 10 struggled to get through all the food and were able to take some home.

Thank banj052
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Reviewed 21 April 2018

You have to book for the Sunday set menu and be prepared to fork out a whole $35 per person or $10 per child for an appetizer, entree, two mains and a dessert all of the highest quality and generous proportions. This is ridiculously brilliant...More

Thank Terry M
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

What a great gem of a place. Brilliant service, with food to die for. Great wine menu. We came back two nights in a row. Photo, sorry the gummy shark was too good, that I forgot to take a photo until it was finished. As...More

Thank PetDi
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We pulled in to the community camp at Cavendish for a 1 night stop and decided to go for a walk to town. So glad we did as we found The Bunyip and lucky enough to get a booking on a very busy night. The...More

Thank Rustyhelen
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed Sunday lunch, can really recommend it. The food and wine was absolutely delicious and very well priced.

1  Thank mmgunning
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Congratulations to everyone involved with the 'new look' Bunyip. Welcome to the new management who are certainly on a winner here. Our Sunday lunch was wonderful! Locally sourced food and wine show a real commitment to the area, exactly what a lot of small towns...More

Thank DianneManning
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I'd heard that the Bunyip Hotel was a gastro pub, with basic decor. The meal and surrounds matched this expectation. Very good food, and 5 or 6 courses for $35, plus about $20/head for a bottle of beautiful 8 year old pinot. We were replete...More

1  Thank Colin D
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Visited with family to try their beers and gin. Entered into bar with absolutely no one in sight. Passed another family walking out who said good luck if you can get service! Finally raised service after calling out loud and knocking on doors. Had a...More

4  Thank Ray H
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