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Royal Mail Hotel

10 Hanson St, Kingston SE, South Australia 5275, Australia
+61 8 8767 2002
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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good51%
  • Average23%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
yesterday
“Great meal”
17 Apr 2017
“Authentic country hospitality, tasty food, fast friendly service and reasonable prices make this hotel worth a visit”
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CUISINES
Pub, Australian, Pizza, Seafood
PRICE
££ - £££
DETAILS
10 Hanson St, Kingston SE, South Australia 5275, Australia
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A cosy warm place to eat on a chilly Kingston night. Good menu selection, salad/hot veg bar. Nice atmosphere being part of large bar area and wood heater. Aranchini balls were delicious.

Thank mrsgoddard63
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Recently, I revisited this hotel- and I had lunch and dinner here over the busy Easter weekend. On both occasions, I had a tasty meal, well prepared and tasty. For dinner, I had some fresh local Coorong Mullet- which was well prepared and cooked. Pricing...More

Thank adelaidiantraveller
abmac2016, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks adelaidiantraveller for the taking the time to post a review. So glad you enjoyed your time with us and found some tasty choices on our menu - we do try to cover the pub classics as well as offering some additional seasonal, local dishes.

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

A rather busy country pub with good quality pub food.a nice touch the salad bar. When in Kingston the food choice is limited tho .

Thank Brenton-Jolly
abmac2016, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review, Brenton-Jolly. Glad you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Honestly, this was one of the most memorable Hotels we stayed in during our 4 weeks trip across Australia. Forget about the 4-star Suites - this simple yet amazing Hotel will stay in my mind... Sure, it is a very simple Hotel and its age...More

Thank RaffRene
abmac2016, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Wow. Thank you for the great review, RaffRene. You have made our week! The hotel, as you said, is an old one but we endeavour to make it a comfortable experience for our guests and many more improvements are in the pipeline. We look forward...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We called in here for lunch, oh boy where we surprised, our lunch was so filling and delicious. All four of us throughly loved our lunch the waitress was so friendly and helpful. Gluten free no problem at all.

Thank Leanne H
abmac2016, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review, Leanne. So glad you all enjoyed your lunch and hope to see you back with us soon.

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Friends & I went for lunch. Unfortunately the barperson forgot my coffee, and sadly my calamari of the day was tasteless and the coating soggy. The quality of fresh salad at the self serve bar was below average. On the other hand, friends who ordered...More

Thank janyess
abmac2016, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review, Janyess, and particularly for your honest appraisal of all the meals. We pride ourselves on the quality of our meals so we will be investigating what went wrong on the day you visited.

Reviewed 22 February 2017

Was recommended by another local business. We were disappointed. Snitzel was golden crunchy on outside watery and cold on inside. Salad bar was a bit unexciting. Staff were great and so was service.More

Thank H7342JAkathym
abmac2016, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We are as disappointed as you that your meal was not to your liking and are investigating why that happened. As you can observe from the majority of the other reviews on this site, our...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017

Pub food above average would attend again. Busy night but good efficient service. Good wine selection.

Thank robadelaide2017
abmac2016, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive review. We really appreciate you taking the time to post. Hope to see you back with us soon.

Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

First visit to Kingston SE, and wasn't disappointed with this pub at all. Great meals all round, good sized serves, multitude of choices AND cheap to boot. No need to look around elsewhere. Liked it do much that this is our choice for the next...More

Thank Robert K
abmac2016, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review, Robert! It's good to know that our recently refreshed menu is hitting the spot. Needless to say, we look forward to having you back with us.

Reviewed 2 January 2017

We visited here with two friends for dinner. A classic pub in terms of the decor etc however the menu had a little more to offer. We had an entree of baked brie with quince paste, herbs and bread. A great starter. Given I was...More

Thank 007shunt
abmac2016, Guest Relations Manager at Royal Mail Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. So glad you enjoyed your meal - both from our new menu! Hope to see you back with us soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Cuisine
Pub, Australian, Pizza, Seafood
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Hanson St, Kingston SE, South Australia 5275, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Kingston SE
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8767 2002