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Poachers Pantry

431 Nanima Rd, Springrange, New South Wales 2618, Australia
+61 2 6230 2487
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (38 reviews)
“smoked meat” (41 reviews)
“trout” (35 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
431 Nanima Rd, Springrange, New South Wales 2618, Australia
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Reviewed 19 June 2012

We had our wedding at the Poacher’s Pantry last November, and it was absolutely brilliant! The food was perfectly delicious, the atmosphere was delightfully rustic, and the service was exceptional. We couldn’t have asked for a better day. We went out for a trial lunch...More

Date of visit: November 2011
Thank captain_beetroot
Reviewed 7 June 2012

Great place to go if you want to feel as though you are truly in the country without driving more than 20 minutes outside of Canberra. The house wine was not an experience I would want to repeat, but the smoked meat and food overall...More

Date of visit: August 2011
Thank Pickytraveller1964
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Like many things in Canberra this restaurant is about 25 minutes from the City. We got ourselves lost and arrived on a very busy Saturday afternoon about 25 minutes late. We honestly expected our table to have been given away (after all business is business),...More

Date of visit: May 2012
Thank Jazzy_Mango
Reviewed 1 April 2012

My husband and I took a good friend from the US to Poachers Pantry today to show her how good the restaurant scene in Canberra can be. What a disappointment - the food and service were mediocre, the noise level in the restaurant was very...More

Date of visit: April 2012
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Reviewed 29 March 2012

We had been eating and drinking our way through Canberra(in between gallery, museum visits) and thought we would try this place for a light lunch.Poachers Pantry is situated at Hall in ACT it's a pleasant 20-25min drive from the CBD. From the moment you enter...More

Date of visit: March 2012
Thank Mary I
Reviewed 19 March 2012

These guys have worked hard at building a retardant good enough to draw people away from tyre city. It is hard to get in for a reason, the food is beautiful, service friendly and overall a relaxing, enjoyable experience. Booked in again next weekend!

Thank Jabawockie
Reviewed 21 February 2012

Poacher’s Pantry is a nice easy drive from Canberra (less than 30 min from Civic). However, watch the long driveway entrance for deep pot-holes, as they nearly took out the right front CV boot in our car. The Smokehouse Café is in a nice location,...More

Date of visit: February 2012
Thank Raro77
Reviewed 27 January 2012

Great place, great food, had a lovely time. Kids enjoyed playing in the gardens.

Thank NormanWestie
Reviewed 27 January 2012

My partner and I booked this restaurant online two days before Australia Day, and were pleased to have our reservation personally confirmed by email the day before we went. After spending the morning touring the wineries of the Hall region, we were very hungry and...More

Date of visit: January 2012
Thank ses_australia
Reviewed 31 December 2011

This business has been nurtured having been grown in stages from the initial smokehouse that had been established back in 1991 with the aim of producing restaurant quality smoked goods that would be revered by home cooks and chefs alike. The growth has clearly been...More

Date of visit: December 2011
Thank Farquar_Gourmet
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 Nanima Rd, Springrange, New South Wales 2618, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Springrange
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6230 2487
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Poachers is a restaurant, artisan smokehouse and cool climate vineyard. Come and try our smoked meats matched to our wines at our cellar door or sit and enjoy a lovely meal at our restaurant.
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