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White Lion Hotel

££ - £££, ,
37 Walker St, Maryborough, Queensland 4650, Australia
+61 7 4121 3374
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood crepe” (5 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
37 Walker St, Maryborough, Queensland 4650, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Who closes meal service at a pub for week? Very disappointing. When asking was made to feel like an idiot for asking

Thank adriantruslove
Brad M, Owner at White Lion Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are a small hotel, restaurant shuts between Xmas and new year every year. Some of our staff even get a week off over this period.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Too often in this modern world that old fashioned ‘pub experience’ has disappeared. This no frills pub offers good service - sitting at a traditional bar and interacting with locals. We only popped in for a drink and had an enjoyable time listening to tales...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Hubby, friends and myself enjoyed a thoroughly lovely dinner at this hotel. Air conditioned comfort. 3 of us had rack of lamb and I have to say this was the best rack of lamb I have ever had. My hubby had the prawn carbonara and...More

Thank 388rosinal
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We didn't book but they fitted us in because we were going to the Brolga Theatre apparently they are very busy on Theatre nights. I can understand why the meal was delicious and didn't leave you hungry, enjoyed the quiet atmosphere of a old pub....More

Thank Janelle W
Brad M, Owner at White Lion Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thank you very much for your positive feedback janelle :=

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We ate here on the recommendation of the motel next door. A quaint old pub/hotel we were seated at a 'sticky' round table in the restaurant area adjacent to the ladies toilet. We ordered the seafood basket (came in a bowl) and the Moroccan lamb...More

Thank Trev P
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed across the road and their restaurant was closed for a function. Thought we’d pop over the road because it was close and we could indulge in a wine or 2 or 3 or many. The meals were amazing, plentiful and the sauces!!!! OMG!!!! Bloody...More

Thank Fuzy12
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had always assumed this venue to be just a local pub with average "counter lunch" meals. How very wrong we were. Walking through to the rear of the White Lion we were greeted with a smile and throughout the evening...with professional courtesy comparable to...More

1  Thank Phil H
Brad M, Owner at White Lion Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for your review Phil, greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

WOW! We decided to try this place after seeing the review on TripAdvisor and we were definitely not disappointed! The country pub atmosphere is enhanced by the friendly staff and willing to chat local characters. We were made to feel very welcome. For lunch we...More

Thank Gaynor B
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I pulled in here on our way through to Hervey Bay. My hubby had the chicken parmy I had the fish and the kids had steak and chicken, everything came out quickly, the salad on the side wash fresher and lettuce washed,...More

Thank Jade M
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

A nice costs and indoor eating area away from the bar. Food was reasonable prices and delicious. It was parmy night when we were there and they make their own (not frozen). They were tasty. $2 extra got you delicious veges rather than salad. Friendly...More

Thank D B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$29
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Walker St, Maryborough, Queensland 4650, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Maryborough
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4121 3374
  • E-mail
Country style hotel serving lunch and dinner Tuesday to Saturday; great lunch specials - 250g black Angus rump, crumbed local whiting, seafood basket - local prawns, whiting, scallops, chicken schnitzel, Moroccan chicken salad all only $15.
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