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The Pastoral Hotel Bar and Grill

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Very good lunch

Dined at The Pastoral Balcony restaurant for lunch and service was well timed and the meals arrived... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2016
Dinner at the Local Pub

35 degree and the fans were spinning on the balcony but as soon as the sun went down it was very... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2016
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27 Aug 2018
“Good food great service”
8 Mar 2017
“Prawn and chorizo pasta”
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110 Talbragar St, Dubbo, New South Wales 2830, Australia
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

I had an enjoyable dinner with family on the verandah of the hotel. The atmosphere was great, the area was warm and the food was good. The service was wonderful and it was wonderful to see the chef asking if we liked the meals.

Thank swsss
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

I have had the dish a few times now around town so I decided to try it here. I was disappointed with the lack of ingredients, mainly prawns and chorizo. There was plenty of pasta and sauce but that was about it. If you like...More

Thank Nate2995
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Last Friday night I had the prawn and chilli risotto that was on special. It was swimming in cream - risotto doesn't need that much cream if it's cooked like it should be. Not sure they know about Arborio rice - it just didn't seem...More

Thank exquisitelifetime
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this Hotel. We had a great meal on the verandah. Kids shared a pizza and burgers were good. Good staff and cold beer. Worth the visit!

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 5 April 2016

Dined at The Pastoral Balcony restaurant for lunch and service was well timed and the meals arrived without too much time lapse.

Thank traveller2australia
Reviewed 11 January 2016

35 degree and the fans were spinning on the balcony but as soon as the sun went down it was very pleasant. The food was pretty good (I had rump steak sourced from the pub's owners own cattle station) and for pub food I was...More

Thank PeteShea
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Brunch on the balcony under a heater. Fast, friendly service at a reasonable price. Loved the chai latte and even bought a traveller!!!!

Thank Redwrex
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Cold beer, yummy food, awesome staff, what more does one need. Staff are friendly & polite, can't fault in any way, great menu and awesome food, definitely be back

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Reviewed 12 November 2014

I had an enjoyable evening meal at the Pastoral after a day at the Western Plains Zoo. Good service. Good selection of beers and wine. Excellent setting.

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

We had dinner 21st june.what a disappointment. .precooked chicken that was tough & awfully dry..watery veges.also precooked. .frozen grey colored barra.& salad of lettuce 1 peice of tomato & sprouts...drink prices like we were at a 5star restaurant. Rather than a very average pub..save ur...More

8  Thank Rhonda K
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