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Tulip Bar & Restaurant

111 Pakington St | Shop 9, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
03 5229 6953
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck pate” (7 reviews)
“baby prawns” (4 reviews)
Closes in 11 min
17:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££££
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
111 Pakington St | Shop 9, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
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1 - 10 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

A wonderful dining experience of 6 courses - all were superb. It was a wonderful atmosphere with friendly and very knowledgeable staff.

Thank pd0wnes
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing food and service, quiet on a Monday but still had a great vibe. Our waitress chose our wines for us and she did it perfectly❤️

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the food here is was very nice fresh, the service was great nice friendly waitress with a glowing smile. Can't wait till our next visit.

Thank Aneta Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall dining experience was perfection. Wait staff were very friendly and well versed in all aspects of the menu. Food was fantastic, we chose the "4 wave" chef selection, every meal was perfectly structured and all very different, complimenting flavours which I wouldn't necessarily do...More

Thank buffygeorge
Tulip I, Manager at Tulip Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi! This review is fantastic! Thank you so much! Experiences like this are literally why we do what we do. The chocolate pave is a restaurant favourite :) Warmest regards, Tulip Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 15 August 2017

Loved my dinner experience at Tulip. We had the 4 choices menu and I thought the food was exceptional. The quality of the basic ingredients stood out - the butter, bread, olives, ocean trout, beef cheek and those delicious oysters. I enjoyed every course and...More

1  Thank Johnf777
Tulip I, Manager at Tulip Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, We loved reading your review! So happy you enjoyed the food and the service. We look forward to seeing you again soon :) Warmest regards, Tulip Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The duck pate crisp was to die for. Absolute mouth sensation. I'd go back just for that alone! The oysters were so freshly shucked you would assume they literally came straight out of the ocean. The beef cheek, the flounder...all fantastic. It's so nice to...More

Thank PrincessShera
Tulip I, Manager at Tulip Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi! Thank you for driving in from Melbourne! Always nice to hear praise for the food and service. Come back down and see us soon! Warmest regards, Tulip Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Our first visit will definitely not be the last. Every "wave" was amazing. Service was first class. A truly entertaining evening

1  Thank Ken H
Tulip I, Manager at Tulip Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Really appreciate you taking the time to review us! We're happy you enjoyed the service and food. Can't wait to have you back in! Warmest regards, Tulip Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 8 August 2017

menu changes to whatever the season brings . love it . these guys really know their ingredients and how to bring out the best

Thank Scottloveswine
Tulip I, Manager at Tulip Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, We love what the seasons bring too! Gives you so much more creative freedom. Thank you for your great review! We appreciate it :) Warmest regards, Tulip Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 26 July 2017

Tulip is a small restaurant with excellent imaginative food and service. It was recommended to us by friends who came along with us. Some servings were a bit large with the Chef's selection. We would have preferred matching wines but were advised of a suitable...More

Thank GnAW480
Tulip I, Manager at Tulip Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, We're so happy you enjoyed your visit! We're always happy to recommend a bottle, or 2! Thank you so much. Hope to see you again soon. Warmest regards, Tulip Restaurant and Bar

Reviewed 13 July 2017

A terrific Geelong restaurant. The food is amazing, with the option of sharing a number of small plates. All the flavours were amazing. The service was exceptional and friendly. A great experience.

1  Thank 384Mark
Tulip I, Manager at Tulip Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi! We really love reviews like this! We strive to give everyone a great dining experience with our level of service and quality of food. Can't wait to have you back! Warmest regards, Tulip Restaurant and Bar

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Pakington St | Shop 9, Geelong, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3218, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  City of Greater Geelong  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: 03 5229 6953
  • E-mail
Description
TULIP GEELONG Tulip is located on Pakington Street, Geelong West - Geelong's vibrant centre of multiculturalism. Situated at the north end, Tulip is nestled amongst boutique shops and select restaurants characteristic of the cosmopolitan precinct. The décor lends itself to a contemporary but relaxed vibe, with flexible and shared dining options. The menu hosts an impressive list of modern dishes each centred on a main ingredient. The element of simplicity carries over to the wine list which boasts Victorian wines. Friends and chefs Matt Dempsey (Gladioli) and Graham Jefferies combined their experiences and vision to open Tulip. Flexibility, simplicity and quality combine making Tulip a unique dining experience.
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