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Blue Eye

$$ - $$$Seafood, , Soups
Under the Silos 1 Castray Esp | Salamanca Place, Hobart, Tasmania 7004, Australia
+61 3 6223 5297
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (201 reviews)
“scallops” (99 reviews)
“mixed grill” (39 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Seafood, Australian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Under the Silos 1 Castray Esp | Salamanca Place, Hobart, Tasmania 7004, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

On our first day in Tasmania, it was cold and rainy. We were very ready for a nice hot meal. We walked into Blue Eye without reservation but were seated right away. The waiter was super friendly and took good care of us. I got...More

Thank LilysWorld
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love scallops and have eaten some great ones but these were the sweetest, juiciest scallops I have had. Everyone else in the group also loved their food. Staff were excellent - very friendly and food was served quite quickly. Definitely go here if in...More

Thank Jo-Lee K
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were lucky to get an early table here close by our Salamanca accommodation. The ambience was good and the service outstanding. The menu gave good choice supplemented by a strong wine list. Wonderful location. Outdoor seating available if weather permits.

Thank tripellen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a holiday with my partner and came here after looking at reviews online! Fantastic wine recommendation from the wait staff. Plus the wait staff were super friendly, talkative if need be and happy to assist with my food allergy!! Food was fantastic! I had...More

Thank tabbtabb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic meal with excellent service. I’d definitely recommend this seafood restaurant. Some dishes sounded a tad old fashioned but always had a modern twist and beautifully cooked. Oysters were the best I’ve ever had, seared scallops were perfectly cooked and the steamed prawn...More

Thank lisazed14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had been out all day and didn't feel like much to eat. Friends recommend blue eye but said unlikely to get in. We were able to grab a table and enjoyed the tempura oysters, dumplings and seafood chowder from the small plate menu. Was just...More

Thank tracyl655
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had here a lovely dinner. The menu contains many possibilities to choose from from small bites to larger mains. The service was fluent and friendly. Some wines were on the expensive side though. We would return again.

Thank TravellingFinns
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant and visited it without knowing that it was Tripadvisor #1 for seafood in Hobart. Well.... that is a very well deserved position! Firstly, impeccable service from the staff. Friendly, attentive, good humoured, yet unobtrusive. Perfect. Secondly, the location - lovely,...More

Thank Lukajoreb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a beautiful dinner tonight - very good food. the seafood was fresh and meals beautifully presented. Very happy with the restaurant and service.

Thank Anita B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a great location in the Salamanca wharf area and is clearly popular; the place was packed (and loud!) on the Saturday night we were there. Service was slow, however, and we were a bit disappointed with the menu: There were plenty of...More

Thank NorCalPal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Under the Silos 1 Castray Esp | Salamanca Place, Hobart, Tasmania 7004, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6223 5297
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Blue Eye is a quality seafood restaurant on Hobart's waterfront, cooking fresh and tasty local fish and seafood. It has a modern menu specialising in grilled fish dishes, seafood platters, and fish and chips.Try some local Bruny Island oysters or Spring Bay mussels to start, followed by char-grilled fish, a seafood curry, paella or real-ale battered fish and chips. The dishes change regularly depending on what fish is available.For the non-fish eater there are steaks, char-grilled to order, as well as vegetarian and gluten free dishes. Take away food is also available.
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