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Josephine's Restaurant at the Briars

450 Nepean Hwy, Mt Martha, Victoria 3934, Australia
+61 429 904 632
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good12%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“salmon” (2 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
450 Nepean Hwy, Mt Martha, Victoria 3934, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was delicious, however it took over an hour to recieve our meal. The restuarant did not appera to be overly busy so there did not seem to be a reason for this. When we arrived our booking, which was made online had been...More

Thank sandraN68DJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely delicious dinner shared platter of cheese, olives, bread, and freshly cooked calamari for entree. Open beef Wellington and Thai vegetable dish both tasty and morish. Tonight we had a magnificent two piece band of singer and guitar which sounded magnificent. Do yourself a favor...More

1  Thank Annette C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended to us by friends Josephines is set in the grounds of The Briars in mornington. Set in an old building upon first enteri g you find a cosy array of seats and lounges with a wood heater roaring in winter, the cosy atmosphere includes...More

1  Thank CheltenhamBabs
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We were welcomed with a warm fire and comfy couches while we waited for everyone to arrive. It was a bleak rainy day but we were warm and replete. We enjoyed the most beautifully presented meals delivered by smiling helpful staff. Every lady was heard...More

1  Thank Susy J
Reviewed 18 August 2017

What a find! From the warm and cosy welcoming fire and couches, to local live musicians, wonderful views and home made complimentary bar snacks served at 'happy hour' on a Friday. The pork belly served on spoons and the delicious chicken and leek pies were...More

1  Thank Donna966
Dave S, Manager at Josephine's Restaurant at the Briars, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you Donna its allways a pleasure to see you enjoying Friday nights as well as the rest of the the time :) and I think he FREE bar snacks are the best on offer

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We loved Xmas in July so much, we returned for our Trivia Dinner. Once again .... Fabulous night, great menu, service and wonderful hosts.

1  Thank Anne B
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This restaurant at the Briars is very charming. Rustic old converted building overlooking the rolling hills. The menu options were not big around 6 entrees, 6 mains, 4 deserts and 3 or 4 specials, which in my opinion is a good thing. I settled for...More

Thank Jennifer B
Dave S, Manager at Josephine's Restaurant at the Briars, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thankyou Jennifer its a pleasure to have great customers in like your party ,I'm glad your day was good one . Look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We had a family function at this venue and the lookout is fantastic. The weather was terrible so it was nice being inside. The venue itself is cold, the decor is interesting and the tables were set nicely. There wasn't enough chairs for all the...More

1  Thank 966Steph30
Dave S, Manager at Josephine's Restaurant at the Briars, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thankyou for your review ,sorry it was a bit cold .You only have to tell someone and we would turn the heat up for you ,the waitress are busy and sometimes don't notice its a bit chilli. I'm glad everyone else enjoyed there meals ,sorry...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017

Lovely luncheon today looking out over the rolling paddocks of the Briars. We were a group of around 30 (I was the only vegetarian; plus a special meal for a particular dietry requirement was also provided for a fellow diner) My feta pumpkin tart entree...More

Thank morningtonroz
Reviewed 10 July 2017

15 of us participated in an Xmas in July dinner. The hospitality of Dave, Zandra and staff was welcoming and amazing. The Christmas fare and decorations were fabulous. We are definitely coming back. Thank you from all of us.More

Thank Anne B
Dave S, Manager at Josephine's Restaurant at the Briars, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you so much for your great review , it was a pleasure having you guys in .You looked like you were having a lot of fun at the end of the night and we look forward to seeing you next year . Many thanks...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 00:00
10:00 - 16:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 450 Nepean Hwy, Mt Martha, Victoria 3934, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Mt Martha
  • Phone Number: +61 429 904 632
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Child friendly,great food ,Friday night happy 2 hours 5-7 live music ,weddings ,functions ,birthdays
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