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2 Bridge Rd, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 4153
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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8:30 am - 11:30 pm Hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
2 Bridge Rd, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On a recent visit to Launceston I arranged a babysitter and a night out with my wife to Stillwater. We have dined there before selecting from the seasonal menu, so this time took the opportunity to enjoy the 5 course chefs degustation menu. It’s was...More

Thank theMajs
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After looking for a restaurant for our first anniversary we found Stillwater in the German Magazin „Feinschmecker“. In our Edition it shows a the best rated restaurants, cafes and hotels in Australia. So we made a reservation and looked forward to have a nice evening....More

Thank Alina R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Early morning brekkie parking on the doorstep and a very nice location. I found the waitress a little rude maybe she didn’t sleep well I was spoken to like I’m supposed to know the menu and what’s so hard about deciding and I picked places...More

Thank Colin V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice. Smallish menu, but fantastic food. It’s not the cheapest place in Launceston however I thought it was still good value. Beautiful view over the water.

Thank stephenj117
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at Stillwater is amazing! We really appreciated that the food was sourced locally and it was all perfect. We walked in on a Saturday night with no reservation and were lucky enough to get a table as it was a busy place with...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for lunch and a little afternoon drink. Wonderful decor, attentive and professional staff, excellent menu. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner & I decided to have a spontaneous night out and got a last minute booking at Stillwater. We wanted to try the chefs five course menu, it seemed a bit more adventurous and we thought “why not?”. I can quite easily say that...More

Thank Briddy20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Are here for lunch whilst visiting Tasmania for the football. Food was tasty but expensive for the small serves. Had three very small tiger prawns and some broccoli for about $40. Overall four of us ate with no drinks for $200. Cheapest glass of Shiraz...More

Thank Jenelle H
Reviewed 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 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
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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
Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
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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