Welcome to the Old Town and Country Tavern:

The Building of the Old Town and Country Tavern was Completed with Opening Day on 25th of March 1991 and instantly began a must go to place, with Tab and Gaming Facilities, 120 seater Dining Room, 100 seat Function room  with Church Arched Roofing throughout and Drive through Bottle shop and children’s playroom , in 1994 the Tavern went through a Renovation with another 60 seat Dining room with fire place added, 100 seat Function room and a large gaming Room with a Mississippi River Boat Steamer exterior added in 1988.

New owners with over 30 years of operating pubs purchased the tavern in 2012 and set in motion a $1 Million dollar plus renovation that would transform the tavern into Modern Dining and Entertainment venue for Wangaratta, With a, Multi Screen T.A.B facilities, increased seating for the Bistro with Booth seating added and a Seasonal Menu, inviting environment with Foxtel in every Bar and Dining area, New Gaming room , new 200 seat function room with Life Size "Ned Kelly" Statue protecting your door way, glycol system for the coldest Beer and Cider on Tap in town.

A Members Draw every Friday Night with Social Club Raffle ,Bingo run by Greyhound club of Wangaratta, Social game of Mah-jong on Thursday afternoons , a fun Game of Where's Ned on our facebook page.

Sponsorship of  local Football, Netball, Cricket and Golf course club, Rising stars in Junior soccer. Starting a local community fund, Wangaratta show, our lady 777 trivia. Inner wheel, donate to Member of business Wangaratta and inner wheel Charity with a yearly Market .

Since then awards that have been won or been Finalist in:

  • 2014 Frontier hospitality for Excellence in Customer Service
  • 2015 Wangaratta Business Casual Dining Business of the Year
  • 2016 Australian Hotels Association for Excellence

Whether you are looking for a social get together with a few or a few hundred friends and Family or Birthdays ,we have the only Indoor children play room.

We also cater for Business meetings, weddings and to celebrate the life of a loved one.

Enjoy the relaxed bars, lounges and social facilities on offer, the Town and Country Tavern in Wangaratta will welcome you.

On the Way to Melbourne Stop off at our sister Hotel the Magpie and Stump Hotel at wandong.





Opening Hours

                                      Opening Hours (Bar):
Monday to Saturday                                                        10am to Late
Sunday           11am to Late
                                       Opening Hours (Bistro):
Mon - Sun (LUNCH): 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Sun - Thu (DINNER):   6:00pm to 8:00pm
Fri - Sat (DINNER):   6:00pm to 8.30pm
                                       Opening Hours (Bottleshop):
Mon - Sun:  10:00am to 11:00pm
Public Holiday Hours are advertised on our face book and Menu page

Our Sponsorships


Lee Hughes

 Murray United F.C Wodonga U12

Counselling and Support
The vast majorities of people enjoy gambling and do so responsibly. However for some people gambling can become a problem. Help is available for people who feel they may need assistance in controlling their gambling.

Free, independent and confidential service in state offer counselling and support and others who maybe adversely affected by gambling. The contact details for these services, which operate 24 hours per day 7 days a week are listed below:
Gambling help line Call: 1800 858 858.
Code of Conduct
Gateway Health Gambling Help
TAB Responsible Gambling Code of Conduct

Self Exclusion
Self-Exclusion is one of the tools you can use for to support yourself through a gambling problem. Information on self-exclusion is available from the following sources:

Gaming: The Self-exclusion program offered for gaming customers in Victoria`s pubs and clubs is administered by the Australian Hotels Association. Further information is available at www.ahavic.com.au or by phoning the self exclusion officer on 03 96533491

Waging:  Tabcorp operates the Betcare self-exclusion program in all of its Victorian TAB agencies. Further information is available at www.tabcorp.com.au/responsible_code.aspx

Keno: If you have any responsible gaming questions,please free to contact us, otherwise you can visit the TABCORP Responsible Gambling Code of Practice:



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Language Translation
For Language translation of our counselling and support please see your helpful Gaming or T.A.B attendant.

Responsible gambling information brochures in other languages:

Click here to download reponsible gambling information - Nepalese 

Click here to download responsible gambling information - Swahili

Click here to download responsible gambling information - Farsi