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Studley Park Boat House

€€ - €€€, Cafe,
1 Boathouse Rd, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
+61 3 9853 1828
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“scones” (3 reviews)
“fixed menu” (2 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Australian, Cafe, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
1 Boathouse Rd, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

This indeed is a very busy place on Sunday's and even though we had a large party that was booked with them weeks beforehand, they could not accommodate us on one table, which therefore made the family reunion a little problematic. The service staff coped...More

Thank RostrevorMichael
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Always a treat location and food very good quality highly recommended it is a very busy place so get there early

Thank zap51
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Four of us had lunch here today to celebrate a birthday. The service was very good and the chef even provided us with Bruschetta before our meal. Food was delicious and well presented as was the iced coffee and other drinks. Two of us had...More

Thank Roma S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Enjoyed a meal at lunch with a large group . Lots of choice and meals were reasonable size and affordable. Reasonable wait. Covered out door area

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Having lived in Melbourne all my life I finally went out on a family lunch to the boathouse. What a great location tucked away on the banks of the Yarra in a spot you'd think was in country Victoria. Tranquil and relaxing. We ate at...More

Thank padstar4753
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Lovely quiet place for a coffee on a sunny day. Watch the ducks or canoeists. Limited range of food.

Thank zhuhai2007
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We have eaten at the Studley Park boathouse cafe on a number of occasions over the years and it has always been good. This morning.. a Sunday in early winter we decided to have a light brunch on the deck overlooking the kiosk and the...More

1  Thank George D
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Went here on a chilly autumn day and found a lovely cosy sun drenched cafe overlooking the Yarra. Food is not too shabby too. A nice outing and a lovely stroll around the area or hire a row boat..

Thank Mlovi
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to have our wedding at the Boathouse Restaurant because we go running in the bush land here every weekend and it's our favourite place in Melbourne. We met with the functions manager and knew this was the right place for...More

Thank Kasia K
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Thank you Robert and the whole team for an unforgettable wedding day. It could have been chaos as the heavens opened just before the ceremony but you remained calm and created an indoor sanctuary for our guests where we could say our vows - thank...More

Thank Aprilcumming30
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Boathouse Rd, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Kew
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9853 1828
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An historic double storey boat house on banks of river, fully licensed restaurant and cafe and boat hire. Reception venue. A country feel only 7kms from Melbourne city centre.Ducks and swans on the river, 100 year old trees and a public park area.
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