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Holgate Brewhouse

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“tasting paddle”(10 reviews)
“steak”(9 reviews)
“the pub”(7 reviews)
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79 High St, Woodend, Victoria 3442, Australia
+61 3 5427 2510
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All reviews tasting paddle steak the pub salad pale ale not a beer drinker falafel range of beers on tap excellent food great atmosphere beer bread belgian style great friendly staff next morning worth a visit pie
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Reviewed yesterday

I am a local and I rarely go to this place and when I do it is never my suggestion. They are building a great looking new brew house out the back and my advise is walk straight past this to the wine room. The...More

Thank Vicki J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Holgates Brewhouse has some of the best craft beer you’ll ever have. There are so many quality varieties to try that you actually can’t get through all of them in a single day. From porter to ales, and one of the best wheat beers going,...More

Thank j171618
KeatingsWoodend, Owner at Holgate Brewhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting & posting your feedback. That's great you enjoyed the Holgate beer, food & atmosphere! We have B&B accommodation too. Hope you can visit again soon & stay a night or two! All the best

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a delightful stay we had at Colgate Brewhouse. Starting with the tasting paddles, then a delicious dinner with great options to choose from. Service was friendly and attentive throughout. The room was large and comfortable and breakfast the next morning was also a treat....More

Thank Sue L
KeatingsWoodend, Owner at Holgate Brewhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sue, thank you for your wonderful review of Holgate Brewhouse. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. The accommodation packages are amazing value! Please tell your friends and hope you visit again soon. Thanks

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Finished two days of meetings in Melbourne and on Saturday headed for the hills with my daughter and her partner for lunch - destination Holgate Brewhouse at Woodend. What a delightful spot! The Brewhouse’s Chocolate Porter was a perfect pre-lunch beverage - delicious and definitely...More

Thank Jacqueline M
KeatingsWoodend, Owner at Holgate Brewhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Jacqueline, thanks for visiting & posting the review. That's great you enjoyed the porter, the food and the local wine! Hope you visit again soon! We have B&B accommodation too!

Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Had the pleasure of being served at the bar from what looked like the owner who I now refer to as Mr Personality. Arrogant and rude. Couldn’t smile if he was paid. It’s a shame as the beer is nice here. Permanent detour away from...More

Thank MASK_3551
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

A quick trip up to Holgates, midweek was a delight. We both had the steak, which was cooked perfectly. Staff friendly, beer cold, food good.

Thank Maxine C
KeatingsWoodend, Owner at Holgate Brewhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Hi Maxine, thanks for visiting and writing the review. That's great that you enjoyed our steaks, service & beer! Hope you visit again soon.

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

I come back just for the falafel! I have been back twice in the last month with different friends to introduce them to the falafel experience. Great friendly staff and nice local wine too but the FALAFEL!!!

Thank sassyandsmiley
KeatingsWoodend, Owner at Holgate Brewhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thanks for the great feedback! I have passed it on to the team. Hope to see you back soon for more falafel!

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We caught the train from Melbourne to Woodend in order to have lunch here last Sunday. The craft beer had attracted my husband and he was not disappointed. He enjoyed a few, but his favourite was VIPA. I tried two different ones and really liked...More

Thank jane_cavanagh
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Went there for lunch, which was ordinary pub food at best. Ordered bread and starters, most of which didn't arrive, so they had to refund our money. Stayed overnight, one couple slept on a made up futon that squeaked every time you moved. Breakfast was...More

2  Thank Des R
KeatingsWoodend, Owner at Holgate Brewhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hi Des, Thanks for visiting. Glad you enjoyed our award winning beer. I will pass your feedback to our chefs. All our accommodation rooms have queen size beds, ensuites and lovely views of the village of Woodend. We have 4 x family rooms with an...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Friendly and informative staff, good beer and good selection of food to accompany that. Ordered the chicken schnitzel which was over cooked and was a little hard although I like the crust. Tasty no doubt but they could have not over fried the chicken. Wife...More

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