We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“New owners = welcoming, warm and wonderful” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Fern Tree Tavern

Fern Tree Tavern
680 Huon Road, Fern Tree, Tasmania 7054, Australia
0362391171
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #1 of 3 restaurants in Fern Tree
Price range: $4 - $29
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse, Vegetarian, Australian
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Great Place near the Turn off of Mt.Wellngton. Enjoy the log fires. Great Meals. Snacks Hot/Cold. Coffee and all sorts of Beverages. It is best to book a reservation for the restaurant on Fridays and weekend. Live Entertainment Friday nights and some Saturday.
Hobart, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“New owners = welcoming, warm and wonderful”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

New owners of the Fern Tree Tavern have made the necessary changes to make this place warm, wonderful and welcoming. The best change is obviously staff who are happy to see you, rather than chasing cars out of the parking lot (true story!). Many improvements to cleanliness, food and ambiance and more to come.

Also, the addition of live bands, cafe and convenience shop items, and neighborhood events make this place a great place to eat a massive parmie, buy the newspaper, sip a glass of wine and generally hang out in a cool and ferny spot.

In short, I am no longer embarrassed to bring visiting friends and family here. I like to stop here after a hike on the nearby pipeline track and refuel with a coffee and slide of hummingbird cake, which is truly ambrosia of the gods!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

15 reviews from our community

80% Recommend
    8
    4
    1
    1
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first

Travelers who viewed Fern Tree Tavern also viewed

 

Been to Fern Tree Tavern? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Fern Tree Tavern, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.