Known locally as Zebra Bar, the venue is upstairs in a prime northwest position in Ocean Grove affording views of the ocean and the Ocean Grove township from its restaurant and sunny enclosed balcony. At night the balcony lanterns, magical Norfolk Pine fairy lights in Ocean Grove’s main street and stunning sunsets enhance the Zebra experience. Welcoming and friendly, this bar and bistro is an ideal place for you to enjoy leisurely drinks with friends, a casual dining experience, a tribute show, or host a private function.
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Zebra Bar in Ocean Grove offers great pub meals, a relaxed atmosphere, a roof garden for warmer days with great views over the ocaen, and meals that feature quality ingredients: The freshest local seafood, Otway Pork and King Island Beef. Interesting starters included Portarlington Mussels in Leura Park Estate wine broth, Crispy Otway Pork Belly, and five spice deep fried quail. In addition to seafood platters and the standard seafood marinara, salt and pepper calamari and beer battered flathead the mains included whole Baby Snapper steamed with Asian flavours and crunchy Thai salad, oven baked Atlantic Salmon, and Australian Salt Water Barramundi, a selection of prime juicy steaks, Otway Pork Loin served with roast potatoes and greens with Flying Brick Cider Apple Sauce, Confit of Duck with roasted potato, baby broccolini and spiced orange sauce, and a range of Vegetarians dishes including quinoa salad and a vegetarian lasagne. Plus old favourites such as traditional chicken parma and schnitzels. The range of delicious desserts included blueberry baked cheesecake and lemon tart and churros with a chocolate dipping sauce. To cater for the indecisive, a meze dessert plate provides a choice of three tastes. The Zebra Bar offers a comprehensive drinks list featuring a selection of local wines priced only marginally above cellar door prices. Overall the Zebra Bar offers an enjoyable dinning experience and excellent value for money, and the children’s menu offered good value at just $10.