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Fishermen's Pier

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Eastern Beach, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
(03) 5222 4100
Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 21
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  • 19
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 9
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Birthday lunch

Great setting overlooking port of Geelong Good choice of food on menu Wine list extensive Food well presented [King George whiting]and flavoursome.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
Kevin C
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Geelong
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Geelong
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 NEW

Great setting overlooking port of Geelong Good choice of food on menu Wine list extensive Food well presented [King George whiting]and flavoursome.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

I take the 75 km, 75 minute door-to-door drive to Geelong approx once every 2 years. This time it was a business appointment. Other times it is for leisure. But in the last 20 years or so I have never missed the opportunity to have lunch at Fishermen's Pier when in Geelong. Creature of habit? Yes. But why try any... More 

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Koh Nang Yuan, Thailand
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17 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Food is overpriced and not the best. Great view of the bay. Menu primarily basic seafood, not that well cooked. Location great but parking can be a problem. Walk. Buy fresh seafood and cook it yourself. Staff good but I felt tipping expected

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Sydney, Australia
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10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Came in for Saturday dinner, place was full. Service was OK, tables fairly close together. Had the local Apollo Bay lobster and was disappointed - expected fresh and jumping off plate, but it was a bit dry and not as good as it sounded in print. Others were happy with steak, calamari. May have just been an old, tired lobster... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Went here and hubby wanted the seafood platter for two. Not what he was used to so I ate a lot more than i intended. Rainbow trout whole was different. Service was good. Air con was quite cold and there were bits of dried food on the plates and cutlery. The still water tasted weird too. Otherwise it was nice... More 

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Melbourne
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We frequent Fishermen's Pier regularly and have always found the food extremely consistent - and very, very good. The service team are well led by the the experienced Jimmy who makes sure nothing goes unnoticed. We visited for the ocassion of our 37th wedding anniversary and ordered the platter with lobster - outstanding! The wines are great value and plenty... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Me and my husband had a child free night and thought we would spoil ourselves to a nice meal. So glad we chose Fishermans Pier. We chose to have the seafood platter. Oh my goodness worth every penny it was amazing!!!! The lady who was serving our table was so nice and made our experience even better.

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Perth, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Great menu plenty of choice, good service and the food is excellent, will go back on my next visit, My family who stay there go often

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Geelong
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28 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

A stunning view across Corio Bay which I think this restaurant uses to justify it's high prices. Unfortunately, for the staff, the night we were here they were short staffed and there were only 2 waiting staff who were run off their feet. Possibly because of that some things you would expect in an upmarket restaurant were overlooked. We didn't... More 

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Food was awesome and good wine list. Very pleasant staff and fabulous location. A little noisy but you get that with popular places.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Eastern Beach, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: (03) 5222 4100

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 41 - 41
  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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