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Scarborough Hotel

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383 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Scarborough, New South Wales 2515, Australia
+61 2 4267 5444
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible13%
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
383 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Scarborough, New South Wales 2515, Australia
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped for lunch on the way to Berry. Possibly the most expensive lunch we've ever eaten with 2 kids meals ($17 each)! Lovely view and general atmosphere although the music resembled something you'd hear in an elevator. Food was EXTREMELY average. Fish and squid was...More

1  Thank jpiot
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Called in for lunch - 4 adults and two kids. Location is nice - good view and a nice garden. We sat on the grass and waited for a table. About 20 minutes to wait - got a table. Generally they are big tables so...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We got there at 12.20 and we had to wait for a table. Then finally when we were at a table we had to share it with a random couple. Than we went to order our food at 12.45 we were told the kitchen was...More

3  Thank A & M R
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Took off from home towards Wollongong for a motorbike ride and after stopping at Stanwell Tops look out I continued down toward the Gong and stopped in for breakfast as the Scarborough Hotel. I not only enjoyed the fine coffee, the eggs benedict with bacon...More

1  Thank Craig H
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We had lunch here as it was highly recommended by friends. Views are absolutely amazing. Can't remember what we ordered now, but I do recall it was fresh, nice and reasonably priced. Plenty of seating inside and out. Up stairs and downstairs areas. Located after...More

Thank COOKIES8Perth
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Sunday lunch. Brilliant blue sky and a sunny 22 for April. Doesn't get any better. The Scarborough Hotel is in a great location for views out to sea. 10/10 for location. We stepped in through the front door, only to be stopped by a maitre'd....More

2  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is a very popular local and tourist choice. The view is unmatched. However - the food is expensive and it can get very, very crowded. There's no music playing in the back courtyard so it can be a lacking in atmosphere - but you...More

Thank Anna_KCanberra
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Visitors beware! Scarborough pub may come across as a beautiful, special occasion restaurant to visit. Please note this is not really the case. Scarborough hotel is a pub, serving not-so-great pub food. Most pubs have pretty great food these days, Scarborough is just a money...More

1  Thank ADVBP
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Great location, service was fine but the carrot cake did not taste good and gave me the runs. I would return, as the coffee was good and the location was awesome.

3  Thank Daniel v
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

After a couple of stops at Bald Hill Lookout and Sea Cliff Bridge this morning, my friend and I drove down the scenic route to take in some of the small towns in the Illawarra. We stopped off at the Scarborough Hotel for a chill...More

1  Thank Ashley A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 383 Lawrence Hargrave Dr, Scarborough, New South Wales 2515, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4267 5444
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