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285 Gravelly Beach Road | Gravelly Beach, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6394 4013
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09:00 - 17:00
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Wed - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
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Launceston, Australia
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We are regulars of Kouklas and never we are never disappointed in our meals, always delicious and piping hot. Very friendly staff which adds to the enjoyment of the dinning experience.

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Thank maz48344
Australia
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214 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Specialising in fish and chips, and food with a Greek influence. We had battered orange roughy, chips, and a delicious salad with orange and lots of baby tomatoes in it.

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Gravelly Beach, Australia
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

This cafe built up an excellent reputation in a niche market. Cathy the owner specialized in fresh food with a Greek influence. It was a great cafe the doors closed in January 2015.

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Thank mermaid2016
Tasmania
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

Just great, go there. The food was prepared fresh as we ordered it, and the free range scrambled eggs looked sensational

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Thank RooboyTasmania
Launceston, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015

Great spot, nice view, that's as far as it goes. First "restaurant/café/fish & chip shop" I've ever been to that intentionally serves bones in the fish and doesn't bother to warn you. Mistakenly questioned the owner Kathy only to receive a tirade detailing her years of experience. Good luck Kouklas, you've lost us as customers and as many others as... More 

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1 Thank Mark V
Dilston, Tasmania, Australia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2015

Excellent relaxing setting and a great meal. The service was prompt and lookout onto the Tamar River at Gravelly Beach.

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1 Thank Fiona M
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2015

Just a short note to advise that Kouklas has re-opened in almost the same location and is now known as Hooked on Kouklas. They are specialising in seafood particularly take-away.

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3 Thank Hans W
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2014

This WAS a pearl but it has unfortunately closed. The owner has indicated that she has some future plans but have seen nothing to-date..

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1 Thank Hans W
Hobart, Australia
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59 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2013

We went with a large group and started off with a mixed plate which was absolutely delicious. Fetta cheese, sundried tomatoes, mini meatballs and so much more which was all devine. I had the slow cooked lamb which melted in my mouth. The flavours were impressive and the serving was very generous. It was such a wonderful dish, I will... More 

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Thank CazziD
Launceston, Australia
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154 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2013

Beautiful rustic food on the Tamar River. Not much Greek food in the Launceston area, so very welcome. Great place for a sunny day when it has a nice holiday feel. Can be quite busy, so pays to book as it is a run out of town. Well worth the trip.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Gravelly Beach Road | Gravelly Beach, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6394 4013

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?