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Jail House Grill

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Australian, Steakhouse
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32 Wellington Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
03 6331 0466
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Today
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 174
    Excellent
  • 163
    Very good
  • 48
    Average
  • 22
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice, relaxed steak joint

This is a nice place to get a steak. What I really liked is that the steaks come in 3 serving sizes (by weight) of small, medium & large cuts. There is also a salad bar included in the price of a main. The atmosphere is friendly & welcoming. It suits couples & larger groups. We had no complaints... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
mihskaelli
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went at lunch time when it was quiet. The service was SO friendly, the chef came over to our table to ask how our steaks were and to have a friendly chat. One of the best steaks I have ever had. We had two perfectly rare scotch fillet steaks. For the price you pay, you definitely couldn't complain for... More 

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Thank Gabriel P
Sydney, Australia
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a nice place to get a steak. What I really liked is that the steaks come in 3 serving sizes (by weight) of small, medium & large cuts. There is also a salad bar included in the price of a main. The atmosphere is friendly & welcoming. It suits couples & larger groups. We had no complaints &... More 

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Thank mihskaelli
Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Service very good. Food was excellent and well cooked to order with good variety. Very nice self help smorgasbord. Not the cheapest but worthva special occassion visit.

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Thank Rodofoz
Launceston
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went with a group to celebrate a special day, we all ordered steaks from rare to well done and each one was just perfectly cooked.The friendly efficient service was excellent. A very extensive salad bar put the finishing touches to a perfect meal. We certainly will return.

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Thank Helen C
Hong Kong, China
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff were really friendly, the food was great. Loved the burger and the salad bar as well. The chocolate mud cake was absolutely tasty. Gotta return next time.

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Thank Karen L
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Jail House grill never miss a beat. Every time we go here the steaks are cooked to perfection. The staff are always polite and very friendly.

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Thank Glenda I
Launceston, Australia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wonderful food, great atmosphere and terrific service. Greeted with a warm, friendly smile, nothing was too much trouble. We will be back!!

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Thank shirl1511
Verrierdale, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just wanted a steak and a few drinks with friends. We got a fabulous steak, excellent salad bar, lovely wine and a couple of beers and left, feeling wonderful.

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Thank Moonbears
George Town, Australia
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Steak and more Steak. Love the char from the grill. Salad bar is offered free with mains. Licensed and nice old world charm. Nice staff and ambiance. Never fails.

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Thank KevinEllis
Smithton, Australia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived around 9.30pm and didn't think we could get a table, and they were very welcoming. The food was divine and the table service excellent

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Thank Jodie W

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 32 Wellington Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: 03 6331 0466

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Australian, Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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