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Risby Cove

The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6471 7572
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood platter” (35 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (10 reviews)
“trout” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
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1 - 10 of 577 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our group of 4 had a delicious meal at this restaurant. The setting is lovely, overlooking Macquarie Harbour and a great place to watch the sunset. We started with Focaccia (not enough oil), followed with mains.....1 x Bass Strait Scallops, 1 x Trout, 2x Calamari....More

Thank 21girlie
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food well cooked, but plates too busy. The produce of a very good standard and well enough prepared to stand alone. Adequate Tasmanian wine list. Service very good and friendly in a stunning setting

1  Thank Russ1625
Reviewed 5 days ago

Food, service and atmosphere were all excellent. Portions were good sized and very well presented. Don't forget to check for the special on the chalkboard. Make sure you get a reservation. You might want to check the sunset time as there is great sunset viewing...More

Thank JOHN G
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had breakfast at this restaurant. We ordered scrambled eggs & coffee. The coffee arrived after a lengthy period with apologies from the waitress, I’m not sure of the reason for the delay as we were the only diners in the restaurant!!! Perhaps that was...More

Thank oldbluebagfaithful
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I were in town for a couple of nights and were lucky enough to score a last minute booking (very popular place so bookings are essential) and we're so happy we did! The staff were extremely helpful and attentive and the general...More

Thank Renee S
Reviewed 1 week ago

restaurant is right on the waterfront, great atmosphere, great view, friendly staff and tasty food from a limited menu, worth a visit.

Thank Giacomo W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome spot to watch the sunset while sipping on a cab sav, the lamb cutlets with a covering in sesame seed, but the melt in your month with every bit, the service was outstanding,

Thank Dean G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were directed to Risby Cove by the Information Centre in Strahan as a good place to stay by the water. We were welcomed by Sheila and shown a lovely room overlooking the harbour, booked in for dinner at the restaurant and booked for the...More

Thank AndyLvc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dining here was such a lovely experience. If we'd found it before our last day in Strahan we'd have gone back to eat there again. The location is a delight, right on the harbour but in a secluded part of the esplanade. We had a...More

Thank Nick99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had octopus on crab risotto, described as superb, scallops in burnt garlic, delicious and steak, cooked to perfection with a fine selection of accompanying flavours. The service was very friendly and attentive, if a bit frazzled and forgetful. Recommended.

Thank kennyW2
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Questions & Answers
Gabrielle M
11 August 2017|
Response from Kristine A | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open 7 days a week as it is linked to accommodation.
13 March 2017|
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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Strahan
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6471 7572
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