The Criterion Hotel Castlemaine
165 Barker St
Want A Great Night Out?
The Criterion Hotel is the heart of Castlemaine. From pub classics to exceptional grills, we have something for everyone. Don't stay in - come out! Bring a friend for a quiet night, or meet up with the gang. With regular live music, take your pick - party all night, or eat early and call it a night.
"Very friendly bar staff, food was delicious & very fresh, good atmosphere" - Terry
Ready To Eat? Kitchen is Hot!
- Beer Battered Onion Rings
- Chipotle Chicken Tacos
- Carne Asada Loaded Fries
- Schnitzel and Parma - Of Course!
- Smoked Tofu Burger
- BBQ Pork Spare Ribs
- Pumpkin and Pecan Tart
"Thank you for being exactly what a pub should be, relaxing, great music, great food and lovely people :) beyond impressed, this is our new local for sure." - Ingrid
Decor, Atmosphere, Attentive Staff
It's not just about the food. When people come to the Criterion Hotel, they thank us for the staff paying attention to them, welcoming them warmly and being cheerful throughout their dining experience. Our team love to serve. Enjoy the bar, play some pool, soak up the rich tones in the colour scheme - all your senses will be glad you came.