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2 Bridge Rd, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 4153
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2 Bridge Rd, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice location on the water, I had an enjoyable meal, the best lunch / dinner I had in Launceston. The menu is nice and varied, although I passed on dessert as they didn't seem to have anything that stood out.

Thank robbieh836
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you haven't been to this restaurant yet, you must go!! It was an outstanding meal and the service was perfect. In particular the oysters and the gnocchi are sensational!

Thank sammjh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Special dinner with a friend. We chose a share plate with while snapper, roasted head of broccoli (OMG) and smashed whole potatoes. What a treat! loved everything, including the wine. That broccoli was to die for. The fish was cooked to perfection. So good that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in at a whim only to find the restaurant fully booked which is a good sign. Didn't eat here but we did have a drink on a small enclosed porch overlooking the end of the Tamar river. Staff were friendly and very accommodating given...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peaceful surrounds though busy. Great place for friends to celebrate the end of our week long Overland Track walk. So GOOD we came back for lunch the same day. Chef and owner kindly created a dish to suit unusual dietary mix needs - then made...More

Thank cmintomedia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I live locally and love this restaurant although not yet had dinner there but will soon. She loves the Eggs Benedict and I have poached eggs on toast with that lovely thick bacon on the side. The staff are very attentive and...More

Thank Dean T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic food and staff! Fair price for the quality! Have the duck liver parfait to start which was superb!

Thank Matthew D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get the chefs tasting menu for two, covers all the main foods and was enough to satisfy 2 adults and 3 kids. Friendly staff and nice views and ambiance.

Thank paulkK6140DI
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a beautiful lunch on a Sunny Autumn day after walking the Cataract Gorge. Great food and very pleasant staff.

Thank Bruce V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant service and fabulous food - what more needs to be said? If you only eat at one restaurant in Launceston- make it this one! Inventive flavours, great for sharing.

Thank travelingaussie0
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Val D
18 January 2017|
Response from MsFizz | Property representative |
Val, best to take a peek at our website stillwater com au for our menus as we do our best to keep them up to date and have prices attached. Hope this helps, we are open for breakfast from 8:30am 7 days a week but if you are... More
Erin W
27 September 2016|
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Response from MsFizz | Property representative |
Sorry, we don't have lobster or bug on the menu right now as we don't have any morton bay bugs in Tassie and our lobster season starts again in early November but we do have some fabulous oysters which are at their prime... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 11:30 pm
8:30 am - 11:30 pm
8:30 am - 11:30 pm
8:30 am - 11:30 pm
8:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bridge Rd, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 4153
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Local Food, local wine, local talent.... Stillwater's food and wine philosophy: Our food is fresh, grown locally by passionate producers who rely on the attributes of our natural environment. Our State regulations keep the modification out of our genetics, the artificial out of our hormones and the free in our ranging animals. We know grass fed, antibiotic free, natural, happy animals make better meat....even if they aren't 'super sized'. Our water is clean, sourced from Cape Grim on Tasmania's North West Coast, home of the cleanest air on the planet. Our wines flow from around the State but being located in the Tamar Valley means Stillwater is a cornerstone for the local vignerons hosting a list that showcases the highly respected local tipples. Stillwater Partners: The Stillwater owner partnership is home grown as well, raised in a community that nurtures its youth and cares about its neighbours. Stillwater Restaurant: Being fortunate enough to live and work in one of the most beautiful places on the planet is one of the bonuses for the team at Stillwater River Cafe, Restaurant and Wine Bar. Situated in the historic Ritchie's Mill at the mouth of the Cataract Gorge on the banks of the Tamar River in Launceston, Tasmania the restaurant glows with the authentic warmth only an 1830's timber building can offer. The casually elegant ambiance ensures guests feel welcome and comfortable whether enjoying a casual breakfast, corporate lunch, special dinner, a glass of wine after work or just a coffee. Comprised of a number of spaces Stillwater has a main dining room that seats guests comfortably amongst the Oregon timber beams and Kauri pine floors and the original bluestone wine cellar full of character as well as fabulous wines. On fine days the outdoor courtyard offers views overlooking the Tamar River and the Wine Bar adjacent to the entrance is a great retreat for a bar snack and cocktail. Stillwater is open 7 days a week for breakfast and lunch and Tuesday* through Saturday for our indulgent evening menu (*subject to winter hours), reservations are highly recommended. A vibrant centre of the local community, Stillwater has achieved many hospitality, wine and business awards over the years from local to National for all aspects of the business. Stillwater Providore: The food theme continues throughout the building with The Providore above Stillwater showcasing our fabulous local produce in a deli and food shop alongside talented local arts, craft and homewares.
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