We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Red Herring - CLOSED

26 Riverside Rd, Fremantle, Western Australia 6158, Australia
+61 8 9339 1611
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
3 Jul 2015
“Where have you gone?”
24 Jun 2015
“Great View”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Fusion, Australian
26 Riverside Rd, Fremantle, Western Australia 6158, Australia
All Details
Reviews (151)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 149 reviews

Reviewed 3 July 2015

so sad we have lost the red herring. No real restaurants on the river. Why? And the dome? Really? Not happy... Come back.

1  Thank Fungeesue
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Visited the Red Herring for the first time in about 11 years last Saturday. Pre-booked a waterside table and that is exactly what we got, and a good start. The day weather wise was raining, but view all the same was super. Ordered tempura prawns...More

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Nice experience here had the fish, naturally and it was lovely. Partner had the steak also really tasty. I would say the decor is a little clinical and less intimate than I usually like but overall a nice atmosphere.

1  Thank dfitz2014
Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

We went here for our anniversary. Alas we were disappointed. No one to meet and greet us at front of house seemed to set the theme of what was to become a poor experience. No one offered to take our pre-dinner drinks order so I...More

2  Thank Michael N
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Nice meal with good portion sizes, nice atmosphere, quite reasonable price, good range of food on offer on menu

Thank ELinden
Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

I always have loved the red herring but was slightly disappointed when we arrived for a sunday lunch on my birthday. The restaurant has been divided in half with dome cafe taking up one half and the restaurant the other. So there is only roughly...More

Thank hazza2202
Reviewed 16 March 2015

A beautiful place to dine where tables are spaced well apart conducive to quiet conversations without a lot of noise. It sits right over the water and sitting next to an open window on a balmy evening we could see the divers with their headlights...More

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 13 March 2015

The restaurant is built over the pristine Swan River and the views are lovely and tranquil. The food is fresh and delicious. Go during the day and enjoy the view.

1  Thank Ozzie T
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We would like to extend out gratitude towards the Red Herring for making our wedding dinner something that we will remember forever. We were married on Friday, 6 March 2015 and had a table for 17 people overlooking the water. We felt like no one...More

Thank Bianca S
Reviewed 1 March 2015

The red Herring was always a hit and miss affair, but now its almost been overrun by Dome and is just a skinny strip of its former self. OK if you just want a coffee though!!

1  Thank David H
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 hotels in Fremantle
Tradewinds Hotel Fremantle
83 reviews
.45 km away
Pier 21 Apartment Hotel
446 reviews
.54 km away
Quality Suites Fremantle
224 reviews
2.43 km away
Norfolk Hotel
113 reviews
2.43 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Limones Cafe & Restaurat
156 reviews
.70 km away
Bullcreek Chinese Restaurant
33 reviews
.42 km away
Young George
87 reviews
.69 km away
The Left Bank
455 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
Adventure Kiting WA - Day Lessons
16 reviews
.78 km away
Leighton Beach
127 reviews
1.53 km away
Fremantle Arts Centre
192 reviews
1.30 km away
Army Museum of Western Australia
113 reviews
1.04 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$22 - US$88
Seafood, Fusion, Australian
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 10:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Riverside Rd, Fremantle, Western Australia 6158, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Fremantle
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9339 1611
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing