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Black Buffalo Tavern & Restaurant

) #151 of 438 Restaurants in Hobart $$ - $$$ , ,
14 Federal Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6234 7711
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (14 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Federal Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The black buffalo hotel tavern offers good to very good food at excellent prices. It is not fine dining, and makes no pretense at being so. Go there and enjoy a generous sized meal (very generous) chosen from a surprisingly innovative menu. I loved the...More

Thank agrippina1952
Reviewed June 16, 2017

if you want great food at very reasonable prices this is the place to go. great food good drinks and great staff

Thank Craig R
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

I had the beef cheeks, they were delicious, one of the best meals I have had here, glad we came back here again last time I had the lamb belly and it was not good very very fatty, also my better half love the steak,...More

1  Thank fussyhobart
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Went out with my partner Saturday night - decided on a dish to share and ordered...staff taking the order where flexible with our request regarding changing the deal from the Entertainment Book... Meal and salads arrived quickly - great meal...fresh sea food cooked well, good...More

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

Down memory lane again 15 years at least since I've been here. Not a lot changed. Menu is varied good basic selection of fish, chicken and beef. I had the Red Pork Belly with salad and bocolli. It was delicious the Pork was just melting...More

Thank leanneandrew15
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

Went in there for dinner last night and ordered an entree to share and a main each. Entree Calamari was pretty good but the mains were unedible. The parmi was dry and overloaded with cheese which made the crumb wet and taste like goo. My...More

Thank modernfoodreview
Reviewed April 5, 2017

This place was outstanding servive was very friendly meal were outstanding .very clean price were good and large meals will return again keep up the good stanard

Thank Greg D
Reviewed March 24, 2017

Normally the 'Buffalo' is fairly standard, maybe we got them on a bad night. I had the 12hr lamb, which had about one mouth full of meat, which would be fine if the rest was edible, it was as tough as leather and very sinewy....More

Thank Hutch2051
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch on a recent public holiday, using the entertainment book deal - had an excellent meal which at full price would have still been awesome value! The scallops (crumbed) were tasty, chips crunchy and moreish. Wouldn't hesitate to go back!

1  Thank pla7891
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

We stayed here a month ago for one night. When we arrived, we were informed that we had made a mistake with our booking. They very kindly fixed it for us. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. The room was clean and the bed...More

1  Thank bekfree
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $28
Bar, Pub, Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Federal Street, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6234 7711
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The Black Buffalo is a well known Hobart hotel which is centrally located with a great reputation for top quality food and service. The Black Buffalo offers ensuite accommodation, bar and gaming lounges, bistro, a bottle shop with a large range of Tasmanian wines, and conference and training facilities that can accommodate up to 50 people in theatre style. With 25 ensuite rooms and two dining areas, people are often surprised by all that The Black Buffalo has to offer. Why not come in and experience it for yourself?
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