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Risby Cove

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014, 2016, 2018 Winner
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Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Australian
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews seafood platter lamb shoulder trout octopus steak fries chicken wine list lovely location overlooking the water cooked to perfection macquarie harbour local produce recommend this restaurant staff were attentive first night nice meal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We chose this restaurant because it was close to our hotel. It started off quite badly as we were shown to the wrong table, the table next to us had water and glasses laid up. We were left for at least twenty minutes before anyone...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank janhooper50
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear janhooper50 Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. Also, we were very happy that you enjoyed our food. We work...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

It is impossible to rate this establishment because I could not get anyone to serve me!! It looks attractive and inviting, but apparently does not include service! I was wanting a coffee and a sign instructed me to go to the restaurant for service, which...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LoganMelbourne
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear LoganMelbourne , Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We work hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and it's...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped in at the cafe in the gallery/reception out the front for a much needed coffee & decided I’d spoil the 4 of us with slices of chefs freshly made lemon cake. We had a little wait as it hadn’t been iced yet but when...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Maree T
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Maree T , First of all, we would like to thank you for your heart-warming review on our TripAdvisor page. Guest satisfaction is at our heart and we are proud to receive lovely compliments from our valued guest about our various facilities and services,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for dinner here. Service was great, and the food was beautiful. I had the pork and the bread was beautiful. But the clear winner was that beautiful view at sunset.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Laurelbbrown
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good evening Laurelbbrown, Thank you so much for your visit, and thank you for your five star review. I am delighted that you loved all that Risby Cove has to offer. Your positive comments are appreciated. I look forward to welcoming you back on your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to dinner with friends and were pleasantly surprised with food, menu & drinks a bit limited. Great outlook.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kevin B
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Kevin B, Thanks for the review and feedback . We appreciate the recommendation and hope to welcome you and your friends back again soon. Risby Cove team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant by a lovely lady at the cruise office. Wonderful food and service! Bec was very friendly and accomodationg. What an amazing spot for a restaurant. Views were spectacular.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ellacohen64
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Good evening Ellacohen64, Thank you so much for your visit, and thank you for your five star review. I am delighted that you loved all that Risby Cove has to offer. Your positive comments are appreciated. I look forward to welcoming you back on your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered the pork trio. It was OK, however the largest portion of the pork was heavily breaded which I didn't care much for. The rest of the pork was OK, no side dishes included in price. My wife ordered the calamari. Again, too much...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Byron00
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr Byron, Thanks for your review. We working on new menu based in Tasmanian produces. All the pork served was made to show different textures and flavours of the same meat. And, the same with the Calamari with Thai Papaya salad. We apologize if...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place by accident as there's not much advertising out there. It was absolutely delicious and the service so friendly and sincere. Way better in value than Bushman's in town. And what amazing view on the sunset! We feel very lucky to have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Meri-Kai
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Meri-Kai , Warmest greetings from Risby Cove, First of all, thank you for taking the time to share your amazing review with us. We are so happy to hear that you had a pleasant and enjoyable experience with us. We are glad to hear...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It may not look too promising from the outside but inside is very cosy with excellent views of the setting sun. The menu was well balanced and we had delicious food served with a smile. There are some interesting twists to the standard menu items...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Highbrooms
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Highbrooms, First of all, we would like to thank you for your heart-warming review on our TripAdvisor page. We feel very humble to having at Risby Cove Guest satisfaction is at our heart and we are proud to receive lovely compliments from our valued...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called into this resort to have a look at their treasure shop and were very surprised to find a book exchange, which we utilised. They were very good to us, even though we were not actually staying there. Well worth a look.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RayWatson
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear RayWatson, Thanks for taking the time to review our Hotel We’re thrilled that you enjoyed your visit at Risby Cove. When you’re happy, we’re happy – and we‘ll be sure to pass along your compliments to our Talents. We’ll be here when you’re ready...More

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Yes it is open 7 days a week as it is linked to accommodation.
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Response from Penelope K | Reviewed this property |
Open for breakfast lunch and dinner. I went for dinner, not impressed.
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