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Risby Cove

) #3 of 8 Restaurants in Strahan €€ - €€€ Seafood, , Vegetarian Friendly
The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6471 7572
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed here as a couple in an upstairs apartment. A so called "spa" room however the spa tub was not working and was awaiting parts, according to a rather faded and laminated sign in the bathroom. To bad if the spa was a selling...More

Thank LyndaSails
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Stayed 2 nights last week with interstate family members - have stayed here before but the whole complex is in need of much repair. Two bedroom unit clean and quite well stocked with necessities. Beds comfortable and linen of good quality. However the restaurant and...More

Thank anncP5872ZZ
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Went here last night with three friends. Food was excellent I definitely recommend the seafood paella. Service was excellent, professional and friendly.

Thank emma h
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Risby Cove's looks seduced me with it's shiny corrugated iron exterior and it's up market interior. The tables were laid with crisp white linen, well polished cutlery and wine glasses & it offered beautiful views of the water. It promised a lot, but unfortunately lost...More

1  Thank WendyYoungMelbourne
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Four booked for dinner. Lovely setting, white table linen, good and reasonably priced wine list, nice menu and, to begin with, friendly attentive staff. Unfortunately it all came undone when one of the mains was not up to standard. Although the staff were alerted, they...More

1  Thank JanaLot
Reviewed 8 February 2016

OK, lets start with the positive, The trevalla was OK, if not a little overcooked, the seafood paella nice, and the mushrooms as a main honest. Booked for 8pm, which seems to be late for dinner in Tassie, We were one of last to be...More

Thank jimbobler
Reviewed 7 February 2016

We had a meal at very short notice here but the staff moved tables just so we wouldn't go hungry! The food was delicious, the staff excellent and the location wonderful, we'll be back.

Thank kevinjan2014
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

I was a little skeptical after reading some of the previous review, but after ordering few entrees I was so impressed. I have the best calamari ever and the sticky pork rib was very tasty too. I definitely will return for more.

Thank 776cecilial
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Everything was perfect at this restaurant. Oysters were the best eaten in more than two weeks of eating well in Tassie. A beetroot tart entree was so good I'd like to have it every night for a while.

Thank Bellbird2
Reviewed 6 February 2016

We selected this venue for our wedding anniversary. Unfortunately the chef's treatment of great local produce let him down. The entrée of crumbed scallops should have been a great start; they weren't. The scallops had been overcooked to the point thst the crumbs were burnt....More

Thank Rowley51
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Gabrielle M
11 August 2017|
Response from Kristine A | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open 7 days a week as it is linked to accommodation.
13 March 2017|
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Response from Penelope K | Reviewed this property |
Open for breakfast lunch and dinner. I went for dinner, not impressed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Strahan
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6471 7572
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