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Iluka Tavern

) #5 of 6 Restaurants in Coles Bay $$ - $$$ , ,
Esplanade, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6257 0429
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“chicken parm” (10 reviews)
“chowder” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Esplanade, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had there special guesadilla it was tasty also had the right amount of spicy heat, but the wrapping was not crispy bit soggy. Wife and kids had parma's the where served with bacon instead of ham which they liked, it was ok. Inside play...More

Thank Josh C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a large table of 20, entrée arrived and before it was finished mains arrived, staff didn't know where meals were to be delivered. Open Steak Sandwich the bread was so tough it was like a rock. Very poor

Thank Yvette C
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The Iluka Tavern is one of only a couple of dinner options in Coles Bay. The food was ok. Good range and daily specials. They have kids meals and a kids play area.

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Nice quiet spot (in winter anyway), staff were lovely. Had a little indoor playground for the kids. The lunch we had here was very good as was the sunny seat by the widows. Highly recommend

Thank Shirwill
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Not much to look at, very casual counter service pub, but it filled our bellies with tasty comfort food and drinks. We were more than satisfied. I had the chickan parmi which I thought was very good, my brothers had the rib eye (scotch fillet)...More

1  Thank The_Serious_Traveler
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Great atmosphere, great staff and best of all great food. Very fresh flathead fish with excellent salad. Felt very welcomed

Thank 271debbie511
Reviewed 15 June 2017

There is great variety of options on the menu catering to all tastes. Meals are a good size, this is a family friendly restaurant with a children's play area. The service is good and quick. Although the dining room has good seating capacity a booking...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This tavern has very good basic meals at reasonable prices. It is centrally located and the service in both the bar and dining areas is efficient and friendly. Thumbs up.

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Lovely staff and food as expected for a pub but old and dingy and cold. Strange menu selections but most meals looked substantial

Thank CGjos
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

In Coles bay there is not too much choice ,fine dining ,pizza or Iluka tavern . The food is not fancy but very good menu is on offer . I had the steak and also the chicken Parma on a previous night and could not...More

1  Thank billt1958
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Esplanade, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Freycinet  >  Coles Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6257 0429
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