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Anchorage Restaurant

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34a The Strand, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
08:00 - 00:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Accidenty reviewed the Marina instead of this restaurant LOL, so I can't be bothered repeating myself. Suffice to say, we went due to glowing reviews, I had been in its past decor, this is nicer. But in my view, both the service and the food miss the mark. They are relying on the scenery to carry them - and if... More 

Thank 96fuad96
Sydney, Australia
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went with family to this restaurant. Beautiful location on the water looking across the bay to a panorama of the Melbourne skyline. We were greeted with lots of enthusiasm and energy so I thought we were in for some really great service. The food was very good. I had the steak tartare for entree, which was amazing and my hubby... More 

Thank Nicole P
Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went for Sunday lunch and found the quality of the food was very outstanding and the service provided was exceptional and the bonus was the view over the water. Will definitely be back soon.

Thank GreerS
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just simply awesome. Excellent service, exquisite food and great views. Parking outside no probs. Highly recommended!!

Thank Ade123456
Melbourne, Australia
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch at the Anchorage is decadent and highly recommended. Food was superb matched by the presentation and service. We look forward to coming back next time we visit Williamstown and hope to be able to come for dinner.

Thank Duang T
Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love the venue, especially on a perfect summer day. Sun glistening on the water ... it's so lovely to watch the boats bobbing gently on the water. Anchorage staff are helpful and always give a warm greeting and excellent service. The decor is very relaxed.... it's just the menu.... prices are top end of town, which is fine for... More 

Thank MG_Aussie_Traveller
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service and the food was supurb, set on the bay so great views across the water and Melbourne skyline

Thank Barrie C
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were greeted by a very friendly guy who confirmed our reservation and led us to a splendid table just inside the windows. The decor was tasteful and the views excellent. Waiter quickly arrived and ensured we were content. He had a very friendly and jovial manner which helped to make the overall dining experience extremely pleasantly. Drinks order quickly... More 

Thank Geoff G
Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were 10 of us for lunch yesterday, the service was excellent, food fresh and delicious and looking out across the water to the city skyline was magical. Will definitely be dining here again. Thank you for making our Christmas work luncheon memorable.

Thank Mary Rose G
Warrandyte, Australia
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124 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came back to this restaurant for lunch last week. It continues to be one of the stand out places to eat in Williamstown. The view is probably one of the best of the Melbourne skyscape, and from this angle over water. Not many people get to see this as they don't venture to this side of the river and Westgate... More 

Thank Dimos K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$105
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34a The Strand, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: 61393977799
Set in an historic Williamstown boat shed with bay views of Melbourne, experience our serene location on the marina and authentic nautical feel. Anchorage Restaurant is the perfect location for a delicious, award winning dining experience with the freshest seafood and fine dining options. If you're planning a lovely private dinner, a function or a truly memorable wedding, our experienced staff will ensure your occasion is one to remember.

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