CONTACT

All reservations to be made by calling 03 5222 1697

No reservations by email please unless booking a week ahead!

38 Bellerine St
Geelong  VIC 3220

sircharlesdarling@outlook.com

 

LUNCH

 11:30am to 5:00pm

(Sunday until 2:30pm)

DINNER

5pm to 8:30pm

(Sunday closed)

OPENING HOURS

Monday to Thursday

11:30am to 9:30pm

Friday to Saturday

11:30am to 10:00pm

Sunday

11:30am to 3:30pm

JANUARY 2020 HOURS

New Year's Day  CLOSED

Australia Day Jan 26th OPEN

11:30am to 3:30pm

Public Holiday Jan 27th CLOSED

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ABOUT US

 

The Sir Charles Darling Hotel is located just two blocks up from the Geelong Waterfront and down a block from the Geelong Hospital on Bellerine St.

We are probably most known for two things; Our porterhouse steaks (only $18.50) and secondly, our wide ranging great value menu. You certainly won't go home hungry and you're welcome to take a doggy bag home with you. And I haven't mentioned the extra offerings on our popular "Weekly Specials" nights.

 

The Pub also offers entertainment with free to air TV, a full TAB & Keno and Beer Garden, and now also the opportunity to enjoy your food and drinks on the outdoor picnic tables in front of the pub.

Do I need to make a reservation?

Yes, we recommend that you call in advance. It is best to book if you are planning on dining, especially on weekly special nights and Friday lunches and Saturday nights


What are the kitchen's opening hours?

The kitchen is open 6½ days a week. We open at 11:30am and last orders are taken at 8:30pm Monday -Saturday and 2:30pm on Sundays


Are pre-orders welcome?

Yes we often arrange pre-orders especially for businesses  This allows you to arrive at the Hotel and have your meal delivered promptly. If you do pre-order you must ensure that you are at the venue at the time (e.g 1:05pm) you state you would like your meal to be ready.


Do you cater for Coeliacs (gluten free)?

Yes, we have extensive options for coeliacs.  Our staff, both kitchen and wait staff are very well trained in dealing with food allergies.


Do you cater for Vegetarians & Vegans?

Yes we have vegetarian options on the menu & we do cater for vegans. 


Do you cater for other allergies?

Yes if you are clear on what you can and can't have we will organise a special meal for you.

 

Do you have a lunch menu & is it avaiable on weekends?

Yes we have a lunch menu that is available up util 5pm Monday to Saturday and until 2:30pm on Sundays.  It has something for everyone and it includes $12.50-$18.50 options.


Do you have a children's menu?

Yes our children's menu is available all day 6½ days a week.  There are many options all $9.00.


Can I book a function at the Hotel?

Yes. However we do not have a function room. Functions use a segregated part of the bar and for this reason there is no room hire.

We can also organise a set menu for sit down dinners. For functions it is best to contact us directly, as we design the function around what it is you want to do and we are very flexible here.


Do you have a kids play room?

No, we do cater for children, but do not have a playroom.


Do you have pokies?

No, we have a full TAB & Keno but no pokies. 


Do you have a smokers area?

Yes there is  undercover smoking area separated from the outdoor beer garden that allows for smoking.