Balgownie Hotel

a local favourite in Balgownie


good times since 1899

The family friendly Balgownie Hotel has built up quite a reputation since being built in 1899. With recent renovations, the hotel caters to the broad spectrum of people who work, live and frequent the area.

The family friendly bistro is the hub of the business, with regular weekly specials providing an attractive place for diners to enjoy.

The venue also features a large TAB area which our local punters call home. With weekly entertainment such as trivia and badge draws throughout the week, the public bar is the perfect place to catch up with friends! Drop in for a cold beer and live music on Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons, we've got something for everyone.

If you’re looking for a space for your next function, why not look at our unique function space? The room is situated on level one of the hotel and includes a private bar and balcony. This function room offers a sophisticated and intimate setting, creating the perfect vibe for your special occasion.

The Balgownie Hotel has a strong relationship within the community through our ongoing support of local sporting clubs. We are proud sponsors of the oldest active soccer club in Australia, Balgownie Rangers, founded in 1883.

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The Balgownie Hotel Bistro offers family friendly dining and is very popular with both locals and visitors. Our menu offers fantastic value for money, specialising in quality pub food. The bistro menu has something for everyone with a great value lunch time menu, all your traditional pub favourites along with fun kids meals to keep the little ones happy.

Our Bistro is open seven days with regular specials and chef’s suggestions on offer. We also have a fantastic outdoor dining area for the warmer periods of the year. If it's a relaxed family friendly atmosphere you are looking for then look no further than the Balgownie Hotel.



Our large public bar is the ideal place for catching up with friends over an nice cold drink. With ten beers on tap, a broad range of wines and plenty of spirits and RTD’s to choose from we can cater for everyone's tastes.

We also feature events and promotions throughout the week to make sure you survive until Friday afternoon! Make sure you head down on a Saturday night or Sunday afternoon to check out the best of local live musical acts on offer.

If you're keen to catch your favourite team, we have ten large screens to keep you up to date on all sports via Fox Sports 1 & 2, ESPN, The Footy Channel, Sky Racing and Sky Special Events. If you're up for a punt there's also 18 text TV's and Tab Sports to give you all the support needed.



  • Live music and entertainment in the Public Bar

  • Free WIFi Available 


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