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PRICE RANGE
$6 - $55
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Pub, Gastropub
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Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 31 March 2022 via mobile

Excellent meals. Great up scale pub food, massive serves and tasty as! Good for kids although the tables are all tall. I would highly recommend this tavern for a meal. Meal specials each night of the week. Mussel Pot is a definite winner!

Date of visit: March 2022
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Reviewed 5 December 2021

I've been going to the tav for 7 years now and have never had a bad experience. The place is large with plenty of seats inside and out. It is a sports bar so there are heaps of TVs and a projector (even TVs in...the men's room so you don't miss any of the action on game/fight night. The food is some of best pub grub I've had in all my years travelling the world. They also have daily meal deals (which includes a beverage) for those on a budget. It is child friendly with their own menu for about $10. There is an unwritten rule that the young ones don't really hang around after 6pm as by then the tradies have come for beers etc and the language they use can be more on the adult side. The staff are very friendly and seem to enjoy working there and talking to those who want a yarn. They offer a function room upstairs with its own bar for hire which is popular for those that want things like 21st/ Xmas work do's and the like. One again this bar is a true favourite of mine. The beers always cold and the people friendly. The owner also had raffles you can purchase to try your luck for a meat pack.More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

Sports Stars is what the chefs and the staff are!!! Just had an end of year lunch with the team. The service, the atmosphere, the food and the prices all 10 out of 10. I had the 1kg of succulent mussels softly steamed open in...an incredible smooth Thai sauce, Christmas on a plate. My friends had various other fabulous dishes from tower stacked burgers to tender shredded beef on coleslaw. I can't wait to go back. Merry Christmas Te Tav, you rock!More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

There is a wide range of patrons who go here. This place is always busy and rightly so. The place is clean well looked after and presented. The staff are very helpful and friendly. Great TAB with tones of big screens for racing and other...sports. Nice function room upstairs with open balcony and its own bar. Perfect for up to 60 people. Lastly the food is amazing. I always hear comments from everyone how great the food is here and I have never been disappointed.More

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

we enjoy calling in here for a quick beer, good service and plenty to do, very good horse racing section.

Date of visit: April 2017
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Not especially my cup of tea but we go to the Te Rapa tavern to "initiate" the nephews when they turn 18 so the older family members take them along and have drinks and food to be responsible. The bar is clean , large and...airy. Large screens around mean that if there is a sporting event on it is easy to watch. The staff were friendly and helpful and the bar snacks we reasonably good pub grub quality.More

Date of visit: June 2016
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

We went here for lunch with the kids in the weekend; in terms of ambiance, it's 'just' a sportsbar so like the other reviewer said, not a great place for intimate dinners. But for a family lunch, or a get together with friends....it's clean, tidy...but most importantly, the food is outstanding!! We were really surprised: the hubby had the steak sandwich with blue cheese chause (steak was juicy and tender, blue cheese sauce delicate and full of flavour), the kids loved their chunky crispy chips with most chicken tenders and cheese burger. And my chicken salad was the best I have had in a long time: plenty of flavour, lots of chicken, strips of juicy apple and a beatiful dressing. Go have a boozy lunch here with friends or else take the kids (great childrens menu charging $10 including a drink), you won't be disappointed!More

Date of visit: October 2016
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Reviewed 4 March 2016

Nice, clean tidy premises inside and out. TAB, pokies, pool tables and dart boards for those wanting to try their luck. Place available upstairs for private functions. Great place to share stories and a beer with "the boys". Sports memorabilia and tv screens everywhere (inside...and out) so great place to watch "the game" or "the fight". Friendly staff. Not the place to share a quiet romantic dinner, but the food is delicious. I definitely recommend the ribs, however hubby and son reckon the burgers are RIGHT UP THERE!!!More

Date of visit: March 2016
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