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Hunter River Hotel Restaurant

££ - £££, ,
10 Melbourne St, East Maitland, Maitland, New South Wales 2323, Australia
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
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“pub food” (6 reviews)
“hr” (4 reviews)
“meals” (25 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
10 Melbourne St, East Maitland, Maitland, New South Wales 2323, Australia
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I was here for a friend’s 30th birthday in the function room. Variety of hot and cold food platters, a bar, outside sitting area and amenities all accessible. Enjoyed by all guests.

Thank LizzieMc44
Reviewed 2 April 2018

The food is always great here and a nice variety and priced very reasonable, it is a nice atmosphere as well to dine at

Thank catherine30563
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Went to trivia like me always do every Tuesday night. Went to order a meal at 7.30pm and was told sorry you cant order a meal for another half hour. I said so i cant order yes thats right. I asked why oh our cooks...More

2  Thank Alan F
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Not sure how long the lamb had been sitting there or how many days ! Garlic cob? We took it back and asked for any flavour at all to be added as it was so dry it was inedible. I ordered the special ... roast...More

1  Thank deeliciousmartin67
Reviewed 30 July 2017

There's plenty of good pub food around but not here. The mains at around $30 should have been better. Not dry overcooked chicken saltimbocca, ordinary sauce , lots of veges. Salmon good ,accompanying risotto poor. Tempura prawn entrees were the highlight.

2  Thank GACASydney_Australia
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Recently went to Hunter River for dinner and they had a Monday night special on Rump steak. It was well priced and the meat was prepared as requested, the only gripe is that the cut had a bit of sinew in it - about 20%...More

2  Thank Jacques258
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

I don't enjoy giving a place a bad review. In fact i will opt out of reviewing a place if i can't think of anything nice to write. I have made an exception for this place. I went in there on Friday for lunch and...More

6  Thank Mathew M
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Recently visited the HR for a family get together at short notice and the restaurant presented well from first glance. Once we sat down at our reserved table however we realised the tables were sticky and menus filthy. The meal selection was fairly standard for...More

1  Thank zupazoe
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Small but adequate menu for lunch including $12 very good value specials. Very happy with the @12 steak sandwich on properly toasted turkish with fresh salad and onion relish with very tasty, tender and substantial piece of perfectly cooked rump steak. Plenty of room and...More

Thank Martindale55
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Just thought it was abit pricy for what we got. Wasn't too into their loaf, and service could've been a little better.

Thank LeannePMc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Melbourne St, East Maitland, Maitland, New South Wales 2323, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Maitland  >  East Maitland
  • Phone Number: 49337244
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