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Richardson's Bistro

Freycinet Lodge | Freycinet National Park, Freycinet, Tasmania 7215, Australia
+61 3 6256 7222
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“salad” (11 reviews)
“burger” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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€€ - €€€
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Freycinet Lodge | Freycinet National Park, Freycinet, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here and enjoyed every minute. You order your food at the bar then take a number and sit and wait til the food is brought to your table. Well priced and delicious seafood, mussels and squid and I had lamb fillet with...More

Thank RubyAustralia
Brad C, General Manager at Richardson's Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi RubyAustralia Thank you for positing your review and for your positive feedback. I'm glad to read you had an enjoyable dining experience at Richardson's. regards Brad

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Staying at the lodge for 2 nights it was the Bistros turn tonight To try The young lady at the bar was great and took our order and gave us table 18 I faced the table number 18 in the direction where the food waitress...More

Thank JefftheChef55
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Richardson's Bistro is located inside Freycinet Lodge. Located downstairs from reception next to the restaurant with outdoor seating as well. The atmosphere is just like being in a big modern barn with exposed beams and fire places. The view is awesome of the bay and...More

Thank Junior-Nomads
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch after walking the Wine Glass Bay trails. The bistro is currently located in the main reception and is a bit clumsy to figure out the arrangement for seating and ordering, it is all through the bar. Food took almost an hour...More

Thank aacol
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We ate here while we stayed at the lodge, the meals were very nice and the menu is designed more for families. The pricing is not too bad. There are options for vegetarians which is good.

Thank dtc2435
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

My partner and I wanted to go to the restaurant at Freycinet Lodge but it was closed for a function so we ended up at Richardsons by chance. Walking in it is a simple venue, not much ambiance. The food though was really good. vegetarian...More

Thank Belle_arose1
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We had dinner and breakfast at Richardson's Bistro as we were staying at the lodge overnight. I personally found the food overpriced for what I received. The buffet breakfast was dismal compared to others we had whilst holidaying throughout Tasmania. the service was ok; they...More

Thank TravelWithJen
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Scrumptious fresh, and so well cooked. A great experience dining on a Tuesday night. Lovely staff, and reasonably price, for fine quality dining.

Thank avril g
Reviewed 21 April 2017

After a day of 'adventure' in Wine Glass Bay, some lunch was needed. This was a surprising find with Mussels the size of a small country and fabulous fish and chips! The building itself is impressive and the aspect perfect for a warm sunset. Food...More

Thank 11JimD
Reviewed 20 April 2017

One of the better seafood places for us during our Tassie trip. Fresh, value for money and in a beautiful setting.

Thank Btbuggy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freycinet Lodge | Freycinet National Park, Freycinet, Tasmania 7215, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Freycinet
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6256 7222
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Description
After enjoying one of the spectacular walks around Freycinet National Park, we invite you to relax and enjoy the calm and casual atmosphere of Richardson’s Bistro. Watch the peaceful seaside town of Coles Bay from the bistro as you enjoy the tasty, casual meals and tempting snacks.

Choose from seafood, our range of lodge burgers, a steak, grazing plates, morning and afternoon tea and, of course, the delightful dessert menu. Drop in for lunch or a snack and recharge your batteries before heading out again to delight in the unique beauty of the National Park. Or after a long and energising day, grab a relaxed early dinner before putting your feet up in your cabin.
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