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Studley Park Boat House

) #9 of 74 Restaurants in Kew $$ - $$$ , , Gluten Free Options
1 Boathouse Rd, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
+61 3 9853 1828
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“salmon” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Boathouse Rd, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having lived in Melbourne all my life I finally went out on a family lunch to the boathouse. What a great location tucked away on the banks of the Yarra in a spot you'd think was in country Victoria. Tranquil and relaxing. We ate at...More

Thank padstar4753
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely quiet place for a coffee on a sunny day. Watch the ducks or canoeists. Limited range of food.

Thank zhuhai2007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten at the Studley Park boathouse cafe on a number of occasions over the years and it has always been good. This morning.. a Sunday in early winter we decided to have a light brunch on the deck overlooking the kiosk and the...More

Thank George D
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

Went here on a chilly autumn day and found a lovely cosy sun drenched cafe overlooking the Yarra. Food is not too shabby too. A nice outing and a lovely stroll around the area or hire a row boat..

Thank Mlovi
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to have our wedding at the Boathouse Restaurant because we go running in the bush land here every weekend and it's our favourite place in Melbourne. We met with the functions manager and knew this was the right place for...More

Thank Kasia K
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Thank you Robert and the whole team for an unforgettable wedding day. It could have been chaos as the heavens opened just before the ceremony but you remained calm and created an indoor sanctuary for our guests where we could say our vows - thank...More

Thank Aprilcumming30
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I organised for a group of 15 for Sunday lunch in the Café and we all had a great afternoon. Its such a picturesque, pristine and beautiful destination. A little touch of magic. The team of staff were friendly, approachable and delivered excellent customer service....More

Thank Helen S
Reviewed March 18, 2017

I had a nice lunch here with my family and a friend from QLD. The meals were reasonably priced. I was a little disappointed in my chicken BLAT (aka burger)...it must have been the thinnest chicken strip I have had in a long time (plenty...More

2  Thank Chris D
Reviewed January 26, 2017

The manager (I think her name was Ebony) was very rude and not very accommodating. We had 13 people, and first the manager didn't want combine tables. We asked if there was any reservations, but she said no so I didn't see a point why...More

Thank Nik28hil
Reviewed December 28, 2016

A great location sharing the morning coffee with canoeists and ducks on the Yarra. A peaceful place close to the City. Good coffee and drinks but the food options could be better. Plenty of parking with good access.

Thank 773EJB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Australian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Boathouse Rd, Kew, Boroondara, Victoria 3101, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Boroondara  >  Kew
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9853 1828
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An historic double storey boat house on banks of river, fully licensed restaurant and cafe and boat hire. Reception venue. A country feel only 7kms from Melbourne city centre.Ducks and swans on the river, 100 year old trees and a public park area.
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