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The George Kerferd

) #13 of 24 Restaurants in Beechworth ££ - £££, Contemporary, Australian, French
Oak Avenue | Mayday Hills Asylum, Beechworth, Victoria 3747, Australia
+61 3 5728 2618
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (11 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (3 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Contemporary, Australian, French, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
DETAILS
Oak Avenue | Mayday Hills Asylum, Beechworth, Victoria 3747, Australia
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1 - 10 of 90 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a really high quality meal here. Unfortunately, there was a mistake in the kitchen and one of the meals didn't arrive. The hostess made amends and it all worked out ok in the end....

Thank slinky1100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As there was a group booking for the restaraunt, the staff arranged for us to sit in a quiet corner and take advantage of the set menu for the night. The atmosphere was inviting, the food was excellent.The staff and service provided was up there...More

Thank kevin r
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Spending a night at the former assylum surrounded by wonderful gardens was a fantastic experience and, to top it off, dinner at the George Kerferd was perfect

Thank Lidia E
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Dropped in on the weekend with friends for coffee and a snack. We had not been back here for a while but remembered it as a great cafe/restaurant for great coffee and brilliant food; not for our visit😓The coffee was average and there were none...More

Thank Roger V
Chaz_Nuck, Owner at The George Kerferd, responded to this review

Hi Roger, Thanks for your review. It would be great to know when you visited because we are open for lunch from Wednesday to Sunday and Dinner from Wednesday to Saturday. Outside of our kitchen hours we will make our guests a coffee or pour...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017

We found this to be an excellent hotel. Great place to stay, would not hesitate to stay there again. Within easy distance to the other numerous attractions of Beechworth.

Thank billterriallen
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Appears to have had mixed reviews. Our experience was marvellous and exceeded our expectations. We visited the Kerford on a Friday afternoon and made a reservation for dinner that night with the friendly and helpful hotel reception staff. On arrival, staff were friendly and helpful...More

Thank dingo51
Chaz_Nuck, Owner at The George Kerferd, responded to this review

Howdy Dingo, Thanks for your review. Part of the reason for the mixed reviews on our restaurant is that many of our guests also stay in the hotel and tend to only review one or the other. I think the other part is that we...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017

My partner and I and another couple stayed the night at this fabulous hotel in Beechworth. Set in the magnificent grounds of the old asylum, the location and ambience of the hotel sets the scene for a great couple of days. One of the highlights...More

1  Thank Linda T
Chaz_Nuck, Owner at The George Kerferd, responded to this review

Hi Linda, Thanks for taking the time to review us. I'm stoked to hear that you enjoyed your stay and our food. It's something that we really care about so your feedback does mean a lot to all of the staff at the hotel. We...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

I had organised a group of 6 guests to dine there for lunch yesterday (without a reservation) and was treated by the female staff member with absolute contempt. There was room for all of us to enjoy lunch in the beautiful surrounds of Mayday Hills,...More

6  Thank michaeldolan1
Chaz_Nuck, General Manager at The George Kerferd, responded to this review

Dear Michaeldolan1, Thanks for taking the time to review. We are disappointed to hear of your negative experience with us. We welcome all feedback and use it as an opportunity to review and improve our business. Sincerely, Chris Nuck

Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

If you are organising a largish group this is the place for you. We stayed at the Linaker (the old Nurses quarters) and dined at the Kerford. Without exception all guests were very impressed by the accomodation, the food and the staff. This place is...More

2  Thank Genevieve O
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Had a meal at the restaurant and was very disappointed in the meal that was put in front of us. Soup of the day was edible but extremely heavy handed on the pepper. The main meal was a failure in our book, pork belly with...More

Thank Rob_Louise2016
Chaz_Nuck, General Manager at The George Kerferd, responded to this review

Dear Rob, Thanks for taking the time to review. We are disappointed to hear of your negative experience with us. We welcome all feedback and use it as an opportunity to review and improve our business. Sincerely, Chris Nuck

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Cuisine
Contemporary, Australian, French, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oak Avenue | Mayday Hills Asylum, Beechworth, Victoria 3747, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Beechworth
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5728 2618
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at George Kerferd Hotel
Description
Located in the peaceful heritage gardens of Mayday Hills, Beechworth the George Kerferd Hotel is the perfect place to stay whether you are looking to relax or need somewhere to base yourself while exploring Beechworth and the rest of North East Victoria.