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The Great White House is equipped with a fantastic restaurant, bar, coffee shop, gift shop and adjacent chalets for accommodation. Enjoy a delicious meal before embarking on an exciting wildlife excursion.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Seafood
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't look all that inviting from the outside - but don't let that put you off. Most tasty decor and atmosphere inside. Friendly, helpful waitress. Even though she admitted to being new, her service was still exemplary. We ordered the seafood platter for two. It...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 16 December 2020

Nice and quiet, had an awesome burger and a great beer. When asked they even switched from the really slow and morbid music to something more pleasant. Strawberry, cucumber salad was awesome.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 8 December 2020

Great atmosphere and good food. This is the meeting point for the shark cage diving experience. Food is wholesome. Nice big and open dining area with a whale skeleton hanging above you.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 12 November 2020

Where to start, the tranquillity upon entering this beautiful restaurant with its friendly staff and family atmosphere takes you back to a nostalgic place in time. The history of the shipwrecks gives an insight of what happened so many years ago along our coastline. The...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 26 October 2020

This place left me in awe a little - I was expecting good average food but what we were served far outdid my expectations and the amazing cuisine that we enjoyed was outstanding! All while sitting casually under a rather large whale skeleton reminding us...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 12 September 2020 via mobile

The last time we were in the area we loved this place. It was so quiet. Strange since the last time it was a hive of activity. That is the power of lockdown I suppose. Happy to report the food is memorable.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 5 September 2020 via mobile

Husband and I just had an amazing romantic dinner here. We shared the seafood medley and hake/calamari combo. Best fish I have ever tasted! Followed by amazing caramel baked cheesecake. The photos doesn’t do the restaurant justice! It has a lovely peaceful (but not uptight)...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 23 August 2020 via mobile

Had a good lunch at this Restaurant after driving all over looking for a good spot. I will recommend the fish and chips.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 21 June 2020 via mobile

Whether you go for a sit down meal, whether they deliver to your doorstep or you collect your meals, one thing remains a absolute certainty, they are truly professional. The food is exceptional, the staff is friendly & sincere & always walk the extra mile....More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 25 March 2020

As our local restaurant, we frequent this establishment relatively frequently. The restaurant is centrally located and offers all- day dining, a comprehensive menu (which includes delicacies such as Oysters, Mussels and Abalone) and friendly and efficient service.

Date of visit: February 2020
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    How is The Great White House rated?
    The Great White House is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4