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Golden Bosun Tavern

$$ - $$$, ,
Rocky Point Complex | Gaze Road, Christmas Island, Australia
+61 8 9164 7486
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good57%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (6 reviews)
“wahoo” (3 reviews)
“feel welcome” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rocky Point Complex | Gaze Road, Christmas Island, Australia
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Reviewed January 31, 2018

new years party had a DJ stayed a week on xmas and had dinner there 4 nights you have a choice of small meals like steak sliders or large ones like steak or pasta dishes the steak was always tender

Thank peachyboy1
Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

Moved here for work recently and found that this is the place to be for locals and travelers. I have read reviews about the price, quality ect. On CI, you are limited to the available foods and service that you can come to experience on...More

Thank Ebony F
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

A lively pub looking out on the ocean. Good for watching sunset. Meals are good and recommend wahoo and chips and the coconut wahoo and veggies. Pleasant and friendly staff.

Thank John G
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner and drinks here with my partner, we both loved our Wahoo Fish and Chips. Was fantastic being able to have a beer whilst watching the sunset. Wahoo was cooked perfectly, the batter on the fish wasn't too thick and chips were hot, crispy...More

Thank GwynevereM
Reviewed June 27, 2017

A pub setting, with quite expensive meals. The vegetarian pasta was ok, but not really tasty. Only one vegie item on the menu. The evening we were there Christmas Island received 25 cms of rain - so made for quite a noisy dinner (and run...More

Thank Donna P
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Located right on the edge of the ocean with spectacular views by both day and night. A good place to enjoy a meal and a quiet drink or two. There are pool tables to entertain guests in the sheltered outdoor area. Prices are a bit...More

Thank Snooper238
Reviewed April 24, 2017

The Golden Bosun is a reliable choice on an island where there is not much choice. Food on the island is universally extraordinarily expensive & not very good. The bosun does the usual fish & chips, steaks etc. the service is good, sunset views, &...More

Thank Margot J
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Over looking Indian Ocean on Christmas Island . Good place for dinner .really good variety of food .. great place to kick back and relax at the end of the week

Thank Sundae6967
Reviewed December 31, 2016

we spent a lovely evening watching the sun set and enjoyed a meal of reef and beef the service was friendly and the location was excellent.It was a little pricey but you have to remember its all imported my steak was cooked just how i...More

Thank Christin C
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Went to the Golden Bonsun Tavern for dinner last night and was more than pleasantly surprised with the menu. The pricing was a little high but remember where you are, the food was excellent and very well presented. The location at settlement is overlooking the...More

Thank Vic H
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November 27, 2016|
Response from Sunny C | Reviewed this property |
Nope, not anymore. Adam Baxter is running the pub and restaurant now. Macca has been gone for quite awhile now. Last I heard, he was based at Tom Price.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rocky Point Complex | Gaze Road, Christmas Island, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Christmas Island
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9164 7486
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