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36 Main Road | Wivenhoe, Burnie, Tasmania, Australia
0364317011
Today
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Food and service!

Visited tonight with my friend, we both went for the veggie burger and shared a large bowl of chips......amazing! Really loved the food, it was good quality and a reasonable price, we finished it all off with some beautiful ice cream! Feeling very full and satisfied! Thank you also for the lovely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
Abigail S
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Melbourne, Australia
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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English first
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

A bit breezy on a cold night as doors open directly into the seating area. Good choice of fish dishes but also souvlaki. Dessert is limited to a variety of icecream. Expect to pay $25+ for most meals.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Visited tonight with my friend, we both went for the veggie burger and shared a large bowl of chips......amazing! Really loved the food, it was good quality and a reasonable price, we finished it all off with some beautiful ice cream! Feeling very full and satisfied! Thank you also for the lovely service both at the table and at the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We order the Seafood plate for two, portion size is reasonable. Because I do not want any deep fried batter seafood, I requested the chef/owner to grill or pan friend all the seafood. He is so accomodating and he cook it for us. It's wonderful. The homemade Thai fish cake…YUM. Everything is just awesome and delicious.

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Launceston, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Ordered the fish platter for two and I must say you could not fault it in anyway. Beautiful fresh fish, coconut prawns, calamari, scallops and prawn skewers with a delightfully fresh salad. From the presentation and freshness of each plate I saw taken to the tables it is obvious the owners know what they are doing. Its an absolute credit... More 

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Tasmania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

We were a group of six with ages ranged from 3-53. Delicious meals all around the table from fish and chips to seafood laksa! Will be back for sure!

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Burnie, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Another just out of town cafe that is thriving! Seafood and a small variety of other food on offer. All quality and delicious. Maybe a tad dearer than other seafood places but the quality can't be faulted. Again loved by locals.

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Morristown, New Jersey
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

A local fresh fish takeaway place that also does a great job for those that stay to eat. The ingredients of our fish platter for two were fresh and well prepared. The scallops were perfectly done and clearly fresh off the boat. This is not a tablecloth on the table kind of place and the menu choices are narrow, fried... More 

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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This place is a gem.....very understate with a focus on fresh.. fresh.. fresh...a great menu ranging from F&C to laksa..The burger & steak sandwich looked pretty good also..Save room if possible for the desserts. It isn't swanky but the service comes with a huge smile & great music. A nice dining experience.

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Sydney
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30 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Crumbed fish and chips around $13, great value. Crumbed prawns and crumbed calamari around $9 each, both sensational. I would recommend this place for those who want quality products, cooked to perfection. Tip.. Always ask for an extra tartare and chilli mayo,,, YUMMO!!

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Nice little restaurant situated just east of Burnie. Good value and very friendly service. Licensed.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 36 Main Road | Wivenhoe, Burnie, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Burnie
  • Phone Number: 0364317011

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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