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Cataract On Paterson


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Steakhouse, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

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Thank you for considering to dine at Cataract on Paterson. Our emphasis is to highlight Tasmanian food products, produce superior flavour and offer our guests sincere value. We proudly supports Tasmanian farmers, sourcing our beef and lamb from the rich pastures of the North & Northwest; oysters & fresh seafood from the East Coast & free range chicken & local fresh produce from a variety of farm gates. We are home to the Stonegrill dining experience! Stonegrill is a new, exciting & unique interactive dining experience that presents your meal cooking on a 400°C volcanic stone at your table. The unique method & high temperature, sears in all the natural juices & nutrients, enhancing the full flavours
$7 - $76
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Steakhouse, Seafood, Contemporary
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great service and AMAZINGGGG COCKTAILS. I wanted to drink the whole menu. Was definitely a highlight to our trip. I had the sangria with the raspberry, mascot, etc. and I swear they were dangerously good. If we didn’t have an event on afterwards...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank emmaleedimmock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mixed range of Australian food with good portion for every dish. Nice taste. We tried lamb, steak and ribs and also oysters. Oyster is same quality of what we tried in other places in the lsland. Lamb is not as good as we tried at...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Siuki L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself, daughter-in-law, 2 grandchildren visited Launceston staying overnight at Penny Royal. Cataract on Patterson was recommended to me so I booked and was extremely pleased that I had chosen this restaurant as t was so close to where we were staying. It was very busy...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank camamityjane2453
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cataract on Paterson fitted us in for a Saturday night dinner following a cancellation they had. Every bite was superb, from the scallop entree to the “surprise” main” and the cocktails and deserts. The attention from the waitstaff was fantastic (thanks Jem!) and the vibe...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Rmoc29
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Cataract on Paterson last week and ordered the special surprised menu cost $55. The menu has choice of fish or beef. Taste ordinary. I thought it was written in the menu that the dish came with soup and dessert. But turned out no...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank elisasowono
Reviewed May 11, 2019

My sister and I shared a mixed plate grill which was perfect. The service from Jack was excellent and we were really impressed by the look of the desserts but couldn't fit one in unfortunately. Decor was modern but also included some historic pieces. All...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank bronmoss2016
Reviewed May 9, 2019

In the last 12 months, I've traveled to Launceston twice for business and been to this restaurant 3 times. Two of these occasions were 3 nights apart. That alone should speak volumes. I am genuinely impressed by the attentiveness, friendliness and professionalism of the staff...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank adamslarosa
Reviewed May 9, 2019

Had a meal there a couple or so weeks back.. horrible, it took an age to arrive and was just lukewarm. The young girl said she'd let the kitchen know when we flagged it. Reluctant to order a pudding but did and stressed we would...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed May 7, 2019

This restaurant had a great atmosphere, with wonderful staff. A substantial menu some of which can be served raw and cooked by the patron on a piece of volcanic rock that is heated to 400 degrees. Really couldn't find any fault here, we came in...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Adriane C
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

Great atmosphere with food and service to match ! The pork belly was excellent and the scallops to die for. Will definitely return.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Sangee D
December 20, 2018|
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Response from D7175CBjoelr | Reviewed this property |
No dress code
August 17, 2017|
Response from gamain | Reviewed this property |
+61 (03) 6331 444 is the ph. No. or ......au/reservations/ Cannot include a web address so the last part is as above
April 8, 2017|
Response from Karen B | Property representative |
Hello no not at this stage we may open during winter for lunch. Thank you for contacting us. Karen
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