When a grumbling hunger awakens, there is often no better place to feed the monster within, than a classic, hearty Aussie pub. Whether it’s quick and easy pub grub youre after or a more elegant gourmet gastropub experience, Port Adelaide has many outstanding venues to satiate any sailors hunger!
An old favourite, Lighthouse Wharf offers an excitedly fresh and modern twist to the classic Aussie pub experience. With craft beers on tap and beer-tasting paddle boards available, Lighthouse is the lovechild between a craft beer brewery and a friendly local pub. With some fancy dining options including black bun burgers, oysters and lunch specials, Lighthouse offers some ginormous feeds for enormous appetites in a classic location.
1 Commercial Rd, Port Adelaide SA 5015 | (08) 8447 1580
Located not far from the lapping water edge, Dockside has a long and celebrated history on their current premises. Home to some great live rock music classics, the food is well-presented and very well portioned. A classic pub grub menu with epic chicken schnitzel, Dockside offers value for money and hearty feeds in this charming, historical venue.
130 Lipson St, Port Adelaide SA 5015 | (08) 8447 1079
A simple and honest pub serving epic meaty feeds and delicate desserts, The Port Anchor Hotel is unassuming and unpretentious, offering lunch specials throughout the week for just $9.90. With an epic Seafood Platter for 2 for just $35, Port Anchor employs friendly and chatty bar staff, with great food and great service. With a beer garden out the back, perhaps the best quality about Port Anchor is the precision with how they cook their steaks. May no steak be overcooked!
15 Church Pl, Port Adelaide SA 5015 | (08) 8447 5233
If youre a fan of epic buffets, then boy do we have a treat for you! The Port Dock is both a brewery and a hotel pub in one, making for a gastronomically indulgent experience all round. With everything from fresh cuts of prime meat, to fresh fruit platters, cakes, mussels, milkshakes, and craft beer, Port Dock is certain to have something for everyone!
10 Todd St, Port Adelaide SA 5015 | (08) 8240 0187
Commercial Hotel Port Adelaide
Located on Commercial Road, the renovated Commercial Hotel is improved and better than ever. Maintaining the colonial heritage look, Commercial Hotel is comprised of a large bistro area and outdoor terrace dining area. A great choice for families, the new frontage is a great place to sit out and feel the salty breeze. With regular live music, regular pub grub, and even take away options, Commercial Hotel is always a great option.
29-31 Commercial Rd, Port Adelaide SA 5015 | (08) 8447 1599