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The Fat Seagull

€€ - €€€Italian, Pizza,
10 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 3106
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
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“pasta” (35 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (5 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
10 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here and ordered garlic bread ($4), 400g pork rib eye ($29.90) and garlic prawns ($24.90). The pork was beautifully cooked but heavily seasoned with cracked pepper. I don’t like pepper so it was a bit overwhelming. To receive 6 prawns for $24.95 was...More

Thank whodini303
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Went here to get a meal instead of saying this may be a long wait they said we can’t fit you in you will have to wait nearly and hour very Rudely said . Wouldn’t t go here again

Thank kaedav
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This is our go to restaurant where we know we will get consistently good food! Don't go if you are in a hurry for a quick meal but if you are on "The Island" why would you be in a hurry! Sit back and enjoy...More

Thank Annette F
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food and service! Food arrived promptly with great attentive service. Prices were mid range, with a wide variety to choose from the menu. Thank-you will return. 😊

Thank happy2017
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Had Pizza so nothing special - it was great though - and fast and we were rushed for time - noisy but we liked the place

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is on menulog as a restaurant that delivers to cape woolamai. When we called they said they didn't and also that they knew they were on menulog under delivery but just they dont.no apology or indication that they were going to change it....More

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Pasta was great and service staff were friendly, sit outdoors if there's good weather. But beware of the seagulls, they can be really aggressive so don't leave your food unattended. It will be helpful if you can return the dishes after you are done so...More

Thank Michelle C
rob3922, Owner at The Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Hi Michelle C! Thank you from the entire team here for taking the time to let us know you enjoyed your experience with us recently! It's always nice when we can pass on positive feedback to our team. The seagulls can certainly be very aggressive...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Very busy over Motogp weekend, meals took an hour and 20...when they finally arrived were almost worth the wait. Pizza great, Parma’s and pastas good, all happy...negatives - spag bol a little bland, not a lot of atmosphere either although the staff tried hard. Also...More

Thank Phantom_F00die
rob3922, Manager at The Fat Seagull, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Hi Phantom_F00die, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience with us, we're glad that for the most part we were able to provide you with an enjoyable visit. All feedback is valuable to us, and we have noted...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were eager to try this establishment for dinner as it always looks busy and the menu looked appealing. After asking for a table for 2, the waiter sighed, said "hang on", then walked off. He returned and escorted us to a little table for...More

Thank emme2017
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Looked at menu online and thought we'd hit the jackpot as my partner and I have very different tastes. Service was great with very personable waitress but the food was terrible. We ordered the Asian tasting plate which had dry and over cooked money bags,...More

Thank Kate H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 3106
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