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Pelicans Landing

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1 Syme St, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9397 0155
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10:00 - 22:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Delectable entrees of crab bruschetta and prawns "gamba" followed by a seafood platter shared between 3 of us. Deliciously complemented by Pink Lady Apple ciders. Great! Service was efficient and friendly. Suitable for all comers. Try. Enjoy!

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Thank James G
Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cycled to Williamstown and ended up at Pelican's Landing. I had the kingfish with noodle salad and my partner had the rib eye. Both really tasty and well presented. Service was friendly and unpretentious. A great find. Two for one with entertainment book.

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Thank Owen B
South Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Girls lunch by the water, and all the expectation that comes with catching up! So disappointing to order a Caesar Salad with chicken and what was served was half an iceberg lettuce, some bacon bits that likely came from the local supermarket, no evidence of shaved Parmesan and an almost cooked poached egg! The waitress was lovely but the very... More 

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Thank J F
Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pelicans Landing has by far one of the best positions in Williamstown. Their staff are wonderful, attentive without being overbearing, cheerful and welcoming. Great selection of wines and beers. The food however was very average. Our entrees were great but the fish mains were so overcooked and dry. A specialist seafood restaurant should not be serving prime fish overcooked. We... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had about 30 minutes before our ferry returned to collect us so wandered up into Pelicans Landing. It was pleasant sitting on the upstairs verandah enjoying a drink whilst overlooking the jetty. The bar is well set out and staff polite and prompt with their service. They had some great local craft beer to choose from which are fantastic.... More 

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essendon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Been here many times. Each has been different. Depends on which table you get, the crowds, the waiting staff, your own little private life drama. Special occasions[e.g. Xmas] also well catered for.

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Thank moyinOz
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

FIrst time to Pelicans Landing. Waitress was very friendly and knowledgeable about the menu. Ordered Trio Dips, Seafood platter, chips and salad. Eggplant dip was amazing and seafood platter more than enough for two people. Prices were reasonable, with seafood platter $59. Will come back

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Booked for three persons, myself and two family members. Ordered a steak done med to well done, with chips and salad. Steak cooked to perfection, melted in my mouth. My friends ordered the lamb. Had a bottle of NZ Sav Blanc to accompy meals. Food great, service great, location great and definately be going back. Great view of harbour.

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Thank Gazza1948
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Well impressed again by the service (had many EOY Business Dinners here), attentive and even offered special dish to my difficult Vegan Daughter! Meals came out quickly and good local craft Beer was nice and cold. The view is still stunning of city skyline and pier, even had visit by huge Disco Party boat!

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

It was good that we booked and had a table in the corner by the window because it did get very busy with parties and groups. Darryl was just a terrific waiter - perfectly on time each part of the experience from water to bill. I hope he is appreciated by the management! We shared the seafood platter which was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$29
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Syme St, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9397 0155
Description
Casual, contemporary dining set in the beautiful surroundings of Williamstown, with spectacular views of Melbourne across Hobson's Bay.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?