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The Point Revolving Restaurant

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410 Sandy Bay Rd | Wrest Point, Hobart, Tasmania 7005, Australia
+61 1300 857 322
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Thu 18:00 - 22:30
Fri 12:00 - 22:30
Sat 18:00 - 22:30
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Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had the pleasure once again of dining at The Point on 17 February. Truly brilliant food and wonderful service, it's nice to see that some establishments know how to do things right! Well done to all the staff - thank you!

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Bundoora
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29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Exceptional modern French fusion cuisine in a relaxed and elegant atmosphere - enjoy great food and wine while the world slowly revolves around you. Expensive but well worth the effort - be sure to book in advance as they are almost always full!

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Melbourne, Australia
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66 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Revolving restaurants (or other gimmicks) can often be about the location rather than the food – not so here! The views are stunning, décor is reminiscent of ‘Mad Men’ 1960s chic – classy without being kitsch! The food and service are five star – nothing too much trouble, attentive but not overbearing – clearly professional staff across the board. A... More 

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Thank BillD01
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes the decor needs improving however the attention to detail with the food and service is exceptional. Others have described the food well enough. All I can add is that three of us had the stake diane. One blue one medium and one medium to well, and thats exactly what we received. Good experience all round. Well done to all... More 

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Devonport, Australia
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant ticks all the boxes. From the moment you step out of the lift on the 17th floor you are treated with silver service. You are escorted to your seat, with the staff pulling your seat out and placing your servitte on your lap. All drinks are poured at your table, with the wine list both expansive and impressive.... More 

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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had been regular diners at The Point for a while until about 10 years ago we stopped going. Like everything too much of a good thing, even a great thing creates over familiarity. That is why, after a ten year hiatus coming back to the Point for a milestone celebration was so special. As ever the view is spectacular... More 

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Thank WithOurPetReviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic restaurant with the best view in Hobart. Service was exceptional and food was also just as great. The interior is a little dated and could do with a revamp but the menu was great and enjoyed the meal being cooked before your eyes - something that added to the experience! Thank you!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very enjoyable evening. The food was excellent. Staff very attentive. A beautiful birthday cake was arranged for our celebration.

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Houston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Couples dining our first night in Hobart. Setting is spectacular on the 17th floor of Wrest Point and rotating around every 80 minutes or so. Quiet ambience with background music and widely spaced tables. Expensive. Food was very nicely presented, sometimes with ice smoking desserts. Food was okay but not quite there - reminded us of food in a culinary... More 

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Tamworth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Do yourself a favour, go up, enjoy the experience, its worth every cent and minute of your time. Staff are very helpful, knowledgeable, and do all they can to enhance the experience. Service is second to none. Food was fine dining at its best. Exquisite meals, well balanced with local produce. A real treat for your taste buds. Amazing view... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 38
Cuisine
French, European, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Valet Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Sandy Bay Rd | Wrest Point, Hobart, Tasmania 7005, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 1300 857 322
  • This restaurant is at Wrest Point
Description
Seventeen floors above the River Derwent, The Point Revolving restaurant at Wrest Point radiates 'special occasion.' When the doors open and the view unfolds, you'll understand why The Point has been a backdrop of memorable dining for over 40 years. This Hobart restaurant is committed to people, produce and place. Our French inspired menu weaves some of Tasmania's finest ingredients into a dining experience punctuated with theatre and flair. Like the sound of Crepe Suzette cooked at your table with flair by our waiter staff? We love to put on a show at Wrest Point Tasmania, and this extends to dining. What's more, beyond the table entertainment, rolling views of Hobart's city, Tasman Bridge and Mount Wellington are priceless. If you want to celebrate, spoil those close and mark a new memory, let us set you a table at the top.

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