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Cerberus Beach House

Boatshed 212, Cerberus Way ,Half Moon Bay | Off Beach Road 250, Black Rock, Bayside, Victoria 3193, Australia
+61 3 9533 4028
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish and chips” (46 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
“scallops” (14 reviews)
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Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Boatshed 212, Cerberus Way ,Half Moon Bay | Off Beach Road 250, Black Rock, Bayside, Victoria 3193, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Arrived on time and had to await our table booked some weeks beforehand. Bread took over 40 minutes to arrive at the table. Meal ordered arrived 1 hour ten minutes after placement. Two of the three meals were reported adequate, one meal was lukewarm at...More

Thank MikeBrown52
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located on the water, offers great views of the Bay. The menu is expensive but tasty, decent variety. Came on Friday night, group of 6. Could not get waitresses to even make eye contact, ordered a bottle via the owner, took ages. Eventually a young...More

Thank TankArmada
avagracefraser, Owner at Cerberus Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to offer your feedback. You did catch us with a man down that night and I am sorry you were disappointed. 2.5 hours is the time we allow each table particularly the windows to make the most of the great...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is spectacular and when we were recently there we enjoyed the sun setting over the bay& the Spirit of Tasmania heading out of port. Thats where the good part ends..... Upon our arrival we were left standing at the top of the stairs...More

Thank graeme1959
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was excited to Soend the day here and have fish n chips. What a let down. Ordered one type of fish but clearly got two different fish as my friends was grey and soggy and mine was crisp and white. Way too oily, no napkins...More

Thank janineofsoski
avagracefraser, Owner at Cerberus Beach House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Janine Very sorry to hear of your poor experience at Cerberus Beach House After 8 years at the helm your comments are the first negative for a number of years The kitchen team will be very disappointed they were not able to deliver on...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We had the catch of the day with 1/2 chips. Fish was fresh and chips were crispy! Portion size just right too. Lovely view of the Red Bluff

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Went here for dinner on a Saturday night-2 of us. We both really enjoyed our food - it was delicious. Also a very nice location with water views - even at night with the lights reflecting on the water. Service was great and a friendly,...More

Thank deemarnie
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful 3 course meal here. The food was incredible, the ambience lovely and everyone very friendly. We will be going back very soon.

Thank VikingVic
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Order the red buff pack with large chips for $20 was plesently suprised how much I got. Cafe style chips

Thank user01293948567
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Good service , great menu , friendly and efficient service . The view is stunning overlooking the Cerberus wreck lying in half moon bay . Floor space is at a premium , so a bit crowded . It’s up one flight of stairs , so...More

1  Thank Carlo R
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Every dish was unique and exquisite! There were 7 of us celebrating a birthday and it was memorable indeed! The sunset view was stunning!

Thank GerryN8
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Koula A
21 July 2018|
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Response from 655Denis | Reviewed this property |
Cafe downstairs yes, lunch and then dinner. Longer hours in summer
12 November 2017|
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Response from BethIG72 | Reviewed this property |
If someone gave me a voucher for this restaurant, I would be very pleased.
Siobhan H
31 July 2017|
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Response from James42_10 | Reviewed this property |
There is no elevator here.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 19 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boatshed 212, Cerberus Way ,Half Moon Bay | Off Beach Road 250, Black Rock, Bayside, Victoria 3193, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Black Rock
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9533 4028
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Award-winning beachfront restaurant upstairs serving locally sourced modern Australian seafood cuisine with Asian influence an unique wine list, warm Bayside welcome, and stunning 180 degree views over Half Moon Bay. Alternatively visit our take away kiosk downstairs and enjoy traditional fish & chips right on the beach.
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