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Charcoal Restaurant & Bar

#120 of 424 Restaurants in Hobart
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Australian, Gluten Free Options
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156 Collins St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6270 8600
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Melbourne, Australia
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our two course dinner was very good indeed and the staff were very attentive. We intend to visit again shortly.

Thank adrianl716
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

$$$ Restaurant (for Hobart) - Lamb was great, Blue Eye left me unimpressed. Service was good. Ambiance was good.

Thank Murray H
Launceston, Australia
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127 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Staying in house at ract/v hotel - bleak evening so decided to dine in. Not a huge menu but a good variety. Staff were attentive friendly and engaging, food was well presented and tasty

Thank jimenix
Melbourne, Australia
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140 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We were pleasantly surprised at the improvements made since our last stay. The restaurant is better organised and the menu list seemed much better. We think it is a bit in the expensive side especially for the wine list. Nonetheless we enjoyed our dinner and the ambience is pleasant.

Thank Gillian C
Hobart, Australia
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

My sons want to come here to celebrate my birthday. Saturday night we arrived, luckily we knew where it was, as there is no signage. We were greeted warmly and seated. I had been online before to see some pictures of their food, which looked amazing, but when I looked at the menu, none of those beautiful meals seemed to... More 

Thank KelLoves2Travel
Boston, Massachusetts
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57 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Stayed at the excellent RCAV/RCAT to which this restaurant is attached and came here for dinner. Service was super-pleasant but incompetent, which is why just "average" rating. The basics were too frequently overlooked: appetizer arrived but the glass of wine ordered had been forgotten, bread-and-butter plates laid at each place, but no bread ever offered, check-in from waitstaff during the... More 

Thank Blaise122
Buderim, Australia
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136 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We don't normally eat at hotel restaurants but after a busy day sightseeing we decided not to go out but to eat at Charcoal at the RACV/RACT apart hotel where we were staying. And very glad we were at the end of our meal. Charcoal is nicely set up with tables set well apart. The surroundings are airy and pleasant.... More 

Thank Oldhand1931
Sydney, Australia
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131 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

On a recent visit to Hobart a friend & I ate twice at the Charcoal Grill. The restaurant is located in the RACV Apartments in Collins St & very close to the CBD. You need to enter the building at reception then go upstairs. The ambience is very pleasant & subdued. It's also very quiet. A small menu, prices at... More 

Thank Cameron0128
Australind, Australia
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

While staying at the Hobart RACV club hotel, we chose to dine at the Charcoal restaurant on the first evening as we knew we would be tired from traveling. What a great idea that turned out to be. Very friendly staff, plenty of space between tables and a pleasant atmosphere to relax and enjoy dinner ... breakfasts too :) Table... More 

Thank RCurie
Launceston, Australia
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The dining room had the appearance of normal restaurant associated with a hotel but the service and food were better than most venues set up within a hotel complex.

Thank 505crowie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Collins St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6270 8600
Charcoal - Hobart's newest restaurant is now under construction in the CBD!!..... and the word is its going to be good! It's modern, it's stylish, it's fresh and Charcoal will be the new place to be seen! Catch up with friends after work .... stay a while and enjoy a bite to eat - Savour the food, soak up the vibe at Charcoal. Charcoal - opening soon in Collins Street - opposite Country Road.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?