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The Glass House

$$ - $$$Seafood, Asian,
Brooke Street Pier | Franklin Wharf, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6223 1032
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Asian, Contemporary, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Brooke Street Pier | Franklin Wharf, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As first time visitors we were looking forward to the view (from the website and name), unfortunately we were placed at a table with no view, other than that of other diners. After a brief explanation of the menu and how many plates we would...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A lovely semi-scenic location to have dinner. Would recommend going if you’re wanting a light dinner, nothing to heavy. Very lovely cooked food with lots of detailing! Highlight for me was the cocktails! Beautifully made and if you sit up at the bar the bar...More

Thank tabbtabb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the Glasshouse twice as we were so impressed by our first visit. First the staff are fantastic and went out of their way to make our meals as fabulous as possible. And the food is a riot of imaginative flavour bursts based on terrific...More

Thank LJ1
Patrick R, General Manager at The Glass House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear LJ1, Thank you for your wonderful feedback on the service, view and food here at The Glass House. Our kitchen team take pride in using Tasmanian produce and we are so pleased this was evident in your experience. We are glad you were able...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had an amazing afternoon at The Glass House. Perfect location with beautiful views and a menu that caters to all. Friendly staff with a venue to match makes for a really enjoyable dining experience. If ever you’re in Hobart do your self a favour...More

Thank hgrundell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came for lunch, got a prime table without booking, and had the great value "serve me" menu, which ended up a whopping 8 courses! Very friendly servers tended to lag a bit as it got busier, but it was a wonderful culinary experience overall....More

Thank hogiebear33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since my last visit 12 months earlier I was really looking forward to bringing my wife to the Glass House, I had been telling everyone visiting Tasmania to put it on their list. On this occasion I was a little disappointed. The menu choice was...More

1  Thank JV_01
Patrick R, General Manager at The Glass House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear JV_01, Thank you for providing feedback of your experience here with us, and we are pleased you were able to join us again after your last visit 12 months ago. Our Executive Chef David has been with us for 9 months now, with the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met by helpful staff. The dining room affords excellent views and a most comfortable ambience. Reasonable array of wines by the glass and delicious food from a concise menu. Thanks to Shelley for the great service. The oysters and the Huon salmon sashimi had a...More

Thank Blossom55
Patrick R, General Manager at The Glass House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Blossom55, Thank you for such wonderful comments on the team, food and ambience here at The Glass House. We are so pleased you were met with the "wow" factor and I will be sure to pass your comments back to Shelly who is such...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous spot to celebrate our wedding anniversary and second ever visit to Hobart. Engaging and knowledgeable staff, stunning views and exquisite food. We thoroughly enjoyed the Chef’s choice food option and had fun choosing local beer. The cocktail menu offered a variety of choices all...More

Thank RachelTours
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a superb location! The outstanding service from staff and fresh flavours of the food added up for a wonderful experience. The chefs choice tasting menu was a terrific sample of menu standouts and we could not fault the enthusiasm and friendliness of the bar...More

Thank EmmDeex2
Patrick R, General Manager at The Glass House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear EmmDeex2, We are certainly blessed by our location and we are so pleased you left your menu choice to the Chef and found each dish to be a standout. What is most endearing are your comments on the enthusiasm and friendliness of the bar...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were visiting our son in Hobart and he booked us for dinner at The Glass House. What a terrific experience - watching the yachts finish the Sydney Hobart whilst enjoying a wonderful meal. Your focus on fresh Tasmanian produce and wines...More

Thank Peter S
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Response from kevinsfraser | Reviewed this property |
Not really. I wouldn't advise.
Gyl S
5 August 2017|
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Response from Chelsea P | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does. There's a ramp : )
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9 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brooke Street Pier | Franklin Wharf, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6223 1032
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