We are proud to be the Port Fairy family restaurant with a rich history and deeply connected with the local community. Our bistro offers a diverse menu with each item inspired by ingredients from our local suppliers. At Star of the West you can find your favourite local pub classics and more, take a look at our menu and find the perfect menu to go with your drink!

A Port Fairy Family Restaurant

We pride ourselves as a Port Fairy family restaurant catering for locals and tourists who visit this beautiful town.

Our menu is inspired by our local suppliers and producers. They offer us the best of their produce and our chefs work their magic bringing out the natural flavours of these ingredients. Choose from our range of succulent steak, filling parmas, burgers and other classics – all with a local twist!

You’re also bound to love the warm and rustic atmosphere of our restaurant. Come in for a beer or make it a special night out with your family.

Opening hours

Days: 7 days a week
Times – 11.30AM to 2PM & 5PM to 8PM

Days: 7 days a week
Times: 11:30 AM til late


FooVana | 24 Feb | 9pm

FooVana | 24 Feb | 9pm

FooVana - Australia's Foo Fighters, Nirvana & Powder Finger Tribute Band When: Saturday 24 February 2024 Time: 9pm Where: Star of The West Hotel ABOUT THE SHOW THE BIG NIGHT OUT In the tradition of Australia’s iconic BIG DAY OUT festival, THE BIG NIGHT OUT...

Reckless | 31 Dec 2023 | 8:30pm

Reckless | 31 Dec 2023 | 8:30pm

Reckless Australian Crawl Tribute When: Sunday 31 December 2023 Time: 8:30pm - 1am Where: Star of The West Hotel ABOUT THE SHOW All band members have come together to pay homage to one of Australia’s most iconic bands. In April of 1980 the release of The Boys Light Up...

Gorgeous decorations at Port Fairy restaurant
Port Fairy Family Restaurant seating
The Star of the West Hotel Evening Lighting
Dinner setting Star Of The West
Family Restaurant Star Of The West setting

Sports Bar

The Star of the West Hotel has a Sports Bar like no other in Port Fairy! Come in and watch your favourite sports with some mates and unwind with a drink.

Our Sports Bar is furnished with modern facilities to keep you on top of the game. With our live streaming services, you will be able to catch every moment nice and close! From the footy to horse racing, you can watch all your favourite sports at the Star of the West Hotel. We also offer a wide range of drinks so you can be sure to choose any of your favourites from our list. From beer to classy wines, we have it all.

Pop in for a visit today! 

Streaming your favourite sports at Star of the West Hotel
Star of the West Hotel Sports Bar
Drinks at Star of the West Hotel
TAB at Star of the West Hotel

Function space

Our function space, known as the Beer Garden amongst locals, is a versatile space and can be repurposed for your needs. We have hosted countless birthday parties, wedding functions and other milestone celebrations in this space. It is truly a space filled with precious memories.

Whether you are thinking of an engagement party, a 21st or any other special occasion, the Beer Garden is what you are looking for! The garden has an intimate atmosphere and enough space for you to invite up to 200 of your closest friends and family.

We also offer an amazing Saturday Night Function Package that you can use for your next event. This package is designed to cater for your needs and we are flexible in altering the package so that it best suits your event.

Star of the West Function Room
Star of the West Beer Garden
Gorgeous view from Star of the West Hotel


In addition to being a Port Fairy family restaurant, The Star of the West Hotel also offers accommodation for travellers.

Our budget accommodation features fully renovated rooms with access to a wraparound balcony. The balcony treats you to a gorgeous view of the town especially in the mornings where you can see easily see the orange glow of the sunrise.

The Star Of The West Hotel offer a mix of cosy private and shared rooms. Furnished with beds and sofas, these rooms have the fundamentals for a great stay.

Star of the West - Accommodation in Port Fairy
Affordable accommodation at Port Fairy
Backpackers Accommodation at Port Fairy

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