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Colossal Loaded Fries

$109.9

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The biggest loaded fries EVER! Made with 4 types of fries – Beer Battered Fries, Spicy Wedges, Sweet Potato Fries and Hash Browns.

Loaded with Slow Smoked Brisket, Slow Smoked Lamb Shoulder, Pulled Pork, Double Smoked Istra Bacon and a huge Slow Smoked Beef Rib.
Plus Jack cheddar and Mexican cheeses. Garlic and BBQ sauces. Mac and Cheese sauce for dipping.

Enough to feed 4 to 6.

Rib of a Beast

$134.90

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Slow smoked huge rib with part of brisket between 2 XXL house made buns (for effect). Around 2.5kg of slow smoked meaty goodness. Plus a Ribsy Slider, Cornbread chips, Garlic Sauce and Pickles.

Enough for 4.

Tomahawk Steak – Aged

$189.90

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Sourced from local Gippsland farms. Grilled to your liking. Aged a minimum of 40 days in our dry ageing room. Size varies from 1.7kg to 1.9kg. Served with corn bread fries and 3 house-made sauces – salsa verde, pepper sauce, and horseradish sauce. Desinged to be shared. Please note about a 40 minute wait on the steak. It’s a HUGE steak, needs time.

Ribeye Steak – Aged

$99.90

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Sourced from local Gippsland farms. Grilled to your liking. Aged a minimum of 40 days in our dry ageing room. Weighing between 800g and 850g. Served with Corn Bread Fries and 3 house-made sauces – salsa verde, pepper sauce and horseradish sauce. Designed to be shared. Please note about a 40 minute wait on the steak. It’s a HUGE steak, needs time.

Rump Steak – Aged

$59.90

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Sourced from local Gippsland farms, aged a minimum of 40days – weighing around 450g. Grilled to your liking, served with Corn Bread Fries and 3 house-made sauces – Pepper Sauce, Horseradish Sauce, and Salsa Verde. >> Please note << about a 40 minute wait on the steak.

Ribovlaki & Mini BBQ HSP

$52.90

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Large, fluffy pita filled with a WHOLE Slow Smoked Beef Rib, Smoked Lamb Shoulder, and BBQ Chicken. Plus cheese sauce, garlic sauce, and our famous BBQ sauce. Chips, tomatoes, and onions round off the huge Thing. A mini HSP is served on the side with beer battered fries, smoked lamb, and sauces. Presented smoking on your table. Enough for 2, or an extremely hungry individual.

Dinner Starters

Pulled Pork Slider

$11.90

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Juicy 12 hour slow cooked pork with spices, layered on a soft bun with freshly made tangy coleslaw, pickled cucumber and mustard.

Lamb Quesadilla

$13.90

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Grilled tortilla full of slow smoked, spicy Lamb, Asiago cheese, spring onions and BBQ sauce.

Ribsy Slider

$11.90

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American BBQ slow smoked short ribs, deboned, tomato relish, swiss cheese, streaky bacon, Apple bourbon BBQ sauce, tomato in a brioche bun.

Pulled Chicken Quesadilla

$12.90

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Grilled tortilla full of slow smoked & pulled chicken, Asiago Cheese, chives, our house made sweet apple bourbon BBQ sauce, avocado and sauteed onions. Jam packed with flavour.

Chicken Wings

$11.90

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3 pieces, 24 hour marinated wings – smoked, then grilled basted with our Que You Hot BBQ Nectar. End result is tasty, glossy, smoky and addictive.

Bacon Candy

$12.90

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Streaky bacon brushed with maple syrup, drizzled with organic brown sugar and chili. Slow cooked to bring to consistency similar to Jerky. A little spicy, a little sweet, a little salty – seriously addictive. Try this one with a spicy Bloody Mary.

Oink Balls

$12.90

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Melt in your mouth port meatballs wrapped in streaky bacon, smoked for hours and grilled. Bacony, meaty treat.

BBQ Meats

Pork Ribs

$36.90 / $69.90

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400g cooked weight. Tender, juicy, melt-in-your-mouth ribs. Done in the Southern tradition using fry spices only. Served with 2 different BBQ sauces – spicy IQ BBQ and Apple Bourbon.

Beef Ribs

$36.90 / $69.90

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Huge beefy flavours, smoked using a special 9 spice dry rub and hickory wood. Served with the phenomenal Que You Spicy BBQ sauce, Spicy iQ BBQ sauce and horseradish. Half Rack.

Chicken

$26.90 / $49.90

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The chicken is marinated overnight and smoked using maple wood for up to 5 hours. Served with 2 different BBQ sauces.

Salmon

$28.90 / $69.90

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200g brined for 8 hours in salt, sugar and spices. The salmon comes out different to all your expectations (in a good way). It is smoked using Apple wood, giving it a very mild smoke flavour. The texture is amazing. Served with a house made Dill sauce.

Lamb Shoulder

$32.90 / $59.90

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200g, flavoured with a proprietary blend of mildly spicy herbs and spices. Served with 2 BBQ sauces and Salsa Verde. Smoked for 6-8 hours using hickory wood.

Beef Brisket

$28.90 / $54.90

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Smoked for 8-10 hours using hickory wood, served with spicy iQ BBQ and Horseradish sauces.

Dinosaur Ribs

$64.90

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Huge Beef Rib. Approx 700g per serve. It’s likely you have not seen so much meat on one rib before! Smoked using a special 9 spice dry rub & Hickory wood for up to 12 hours. Served with beer battered chips & cheesy corn bread, plus 3 different house made BBQ Sauces – the phenomenal Hot BBQ Nectar, Apple Bourbon & Horseradish.

Wings 

$25.90

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24 hour marinated wings – smoked, then grilled basted with our Que You Hot BBQ Nectar. End result is tasty, glossy, smoky and addictive.

Vrisket Burnt Ends

$29.60 / $57.60

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Chunks of the Incredible Fable plant-based meat rubbed with our secret house-made brisket rub and smoked for hours. You will not believe its not meat.

Dinner Sides

Mac N Cheese

$10.80 / $19.60

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Classic with a twist. Our version is smoked with Hickory Wood, plus we added house smoked crispy bacon. If you like Mac and cheese, you will love this version.

Mushroom 

$11.80 / $21.60

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Fried butter mushrooms glazed with a soy reduction and dressed with spring onions and roasted seasame seeds. Works perfectly with beef.

Crispy Coleslaw

$8.80 / $16.20

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Crunchy mix of apples carrots, coloured cabbage and house made dressing. Zesty and refreshing. Compliments all the meat dishes.

Green Salad

$8.80 / $16.20

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You know, green, healthy and tasty. Italian dressing. Made from the freshest greens and vegetables.

Russian Salad

$10.80 / $19.20

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This is a meal in itself. Roasted chicken, potatoes, carrots, shredded hard boiled eggs, peas etc. With Dijonaise dressing. Served with toasted artisan bread. We promise, you will be satisfied.

Beer Battered Chips

$8.80 / $15.20

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Spicy Beer Battered Chips

$9.80 / $17.20

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With our secret blend of spices

Cheesy Corn Bread 

$7.30 / $13.80

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Great accompaniment to the meat!

Onion Rings 

$10.80 / $19.20

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A really special fravour combination. Smooth, creamy melt-in-your-mouth goodness. Served with vanilla ice cream.

Sweet Potato Wedges

$10.80 / $19.20

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served with our sour cream and bbq sauce

LOADED FRIES

Brisket Loaded Fries

$24.40

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Our already incredible fries with melted cheese (lots of it) plus grilled slow smoked brisket. Topped with our house made spicy BBQ sauces.

Bacon Loaded Fries

$22.90

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Our already incredible fries with melted cheese (lots of it) plus crispy grilled bacon.

Sweet Potato Loaded Fries

$24.90

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Chunky sweet potato fries loaded with sour cream, pulled pork, cheese and Apple Bourbon BBQ sauce.

Bacon Mac & Cheese Loaded Fries

$23.90

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Our already incredible fries loaded with cacon Mac & Cheese and liquid cheese

Vrisket Loaded Fries

22.9

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Our already amazing fries with melted cheese (lots of it) plus grilled slow smoked and pulled Vrisket – the incredible Fable plant-based meat. Topped with our housemade spicy BBQ sauce. You will not believe it’s not meat.

Larger Options

Reuben Sandwich

$28.90

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Slow Smoked Beef Brisket in a toasted Rye with layers of Pickles, Swiss Cheese, Coleslaw, and house-made zesty BBQ sauce. Very American Deli, very tasty. Served with Chips or Onion Rings

Chicken Ceasar Salad

$28.90

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Chunky sweet potato fries loaded with sour cream, pulled pork, cheese and Apple Bourbon BBQ sauce.

Lamb Quesadilla

$29.90

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Grilled tortilla full of slow-smoked spicy Lamb, Asiago Cheese, Spring onions and BBQ sauce

Chicken Quesadilla

$28.90

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Chunky sweet potato fries loaded with sour cream, pulled pork, cheese and Apple Bourbon BBQ sauce.

Sweets, Muffins, Pastries

Ice Cream Sandwich

$15.90

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Salted caramel ice-cream waffle sandwich lathered in chocolate ganache.

Pancakes Forever

$17.40

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A HUGE tower of the fluffiest pancakes with spiked chocolate ganache between the layers. Topped with cream and berries. Drizzled with salted caramel sauce and surrounded by luscious crunchy nutella. WARNING – contains traces of alcohol, substitute nutella for the Chocolate ganache. Oh, did we mention it’s Really Big!

Affogato

$16.90

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Double Espresso over ice cream with your choice of liqeur – Frangelico, Kahlua, Baileys, Cointreau

Key Lime Pie

$16.10

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Made with limes to give it a zesty, creamy texture unlike any other sweet pie. A southern favourite. Served with vanilla ice cream.

Pecan Pie

$15.90

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Warm, sweet and delicious. Served with espresso cream and vanilla ice cream.

Nutella & Peanut Butter Pie

$15.90

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A really special fravour combination. Smooth, creamy melt-in-your-mouth goodness. Served with vanilla ice cream.