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Bushman's Bar and Cafe

1 Harold Street, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
+61 3 6471 7612
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“rack of lamb” (11 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Harold Street, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
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1 - 10 of 620 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Sitting in front of a cozy fire, this place has ambiance and amazing food, we had Smoked trout pappadelle pasta– capers, baby spinach, lemon cream..just devine. Also the rack of lamb with veal jouz

Thank kim g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant 30 mins before closing time and we were welcomed by Leslie with open arms! We were two families of 5 and everyone of us till now still raves on about how good the food was and how lovely both Steve and...More

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed upstairs in room one. The room was perfect for our two night stay. The little knook overlooking the water was terrific and a great place to sit and relax. We had dinner in the restaurant downstairs both nights and could have gone back...More

Thank 2016emmak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best dinner we had in Strahan, really tasty delicious food, salmon, baked potatoes and vegetables and the rocket salad was the best, truly tasty. For deserts we had chocolate fudge with Panacota and ice cream, simply delicious. Good value, highly recommended.

1  Thank viki65vic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were one of the few diners at this quiet time of year with most at the pub, but not letting numbers put us off we delved in thanks to reviews online. Truly delicious food (we had the risotto (best I've ever had) and the...More

Thank SwapSuitsForSwimmers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner with 2 other couples. Food was amazing, BYO wine, prices quite good. Menu comprehensive and good portions, quality ingredients. Owner/Chef internationally experienced and a very good bloke. Recommended establishments in Launceston to visit.

Thank cdscons
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful. Chef/s, you should be very proud. Visiting for one night, we looked for an easy dining option and selected Bushman's expecting a basic cafe. The food was outstanding and would not be out of place in a fine dining restaurant in Melbourne or Sydney....More

Thank MartiniBender
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal on a cold and wet night. We had a really nice evening. Good serves, good wine list, excellent service.

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you to Steve and his staff for a truly wonderful meal and warm friendly hospitality! Great relaxed atmosphere that we can't recommend highly enough and a place we will definitely return to on our next visit to Strahan. A great menu with a wide...More

Thank Andrew-Heidi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really nice meal to be had here. Also caters for vegetarians and vegans with a good selection of meals which is something we've found hard to find in regional australia. We had the seafood chowder, the warm mushroom soba salad, garden salad and steamed vegies...More

Thank GiantKillerRobots
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Questions & Answers
Rachel H
19 June 2016|
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Response from Steve B | Property representative |
Hi Rachel, Thank you for your question :) Bushman's will definitely be open NYE 2016 and is a kid friendly space. Please check the events section on our website closer to the date for an update of what we will have planned... More
Jenna R
22 August 2015|
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Response from ClockmakersWife | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot help. We were there at the beginning of the 'off season' and they were trading every day. Hope they are open for you as it is a friendly place with great food.
Peter U
12 March 2015|
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Response from Alison F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Pete, I wish I could answer your question we where only staying there for 2 nights. Maybe if you give them a call they could answer your question. Alison
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 35
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Harold Street, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Strahan
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6471 7612
  • E-mail
Bushman's cafe offers relaxed cafe style dining during the day with contemporary moddern Australian restaurant offerings in the evening. The wine and beer menu features some of the best wineries and microbreweries of Tasmania. 3 studio style apartments above the cafe are available for nightly stays at affordable prices.
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