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4038 Cradle Mountain Rd, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania 7306, Australia
+61 3 6492 2100
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7:30 am - 10:00 am
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6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Bend, Oregon
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82 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

We ordered the steak, trout and salad. The food was good but for $110 it was way overpriced compared to other meals we enjoyed in Tasmania. Service was friendly but staff seemed overworked by attending to a large tour group seated in the second have of the restaurant. We dined at Highland Restaurant on our first night and cancelled our... More 

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Thank MacFarnsworth
Sydney, NSW
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233 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed April 7, 2017

Definitely imagenitive and a great way to sample fabulous meals of local produce, including terrific Triut and Venison and Walkaby if your taste runs to it. Good portions and relaxed service in a nice venue - with a sensational wine list highlighting wonderful Tasmanian wines. But pricey - a glass of good local wine was $14-15 and mains average $40... More 

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Thank Craig_Tapper
Sydney, Australia
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254 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed April 4, 2017

My friend and I were staying at Peppers Lodge and had dinner at the Highland Restaurant. I had steak tartare to start followed by the fillet and the chocolate tart with raspberry ice cream for desert. The food was really good the room has a roaring fire and is very rustic which is a great foil for the food and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

We had a great dinner and breakfast at the Highland Restaurant. We had Lamb ,salmon, smoked salmon and wime for dinner. All tasty! There's not many choices of breakfast buffet, but still enough for filling the stomach..haha. Nice restaurant.

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Thank Joan T
Hobart, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

We had an unexpectedly pleasant dinner and breakfast here while staying overnight. The hotel itself could probably do with a refresh very soon, but the food experience was really pretty good, especially given the relatively remote location. Service during both meals was attentive, quick and competent.

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Thank orbitzoll
Waterton Lakes National Park, Canada
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606 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
Reviewed April 1, 2017

This proved to be arguably the nicest, fine-dining experience around Cradle Mountain. Our server was attentive, friendly, personable and knowledgeable. On offer was a high-quality, high-perceived-value, and high-priced menu. The Wagyu Beef steak was cooked to perfection and tasted absolutely delicious! The Wallaby, done two-ways was also very good, though a rather small portion size. The chocolate cake for dessert... More 

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Thank Keith-B-Robinson
Australia
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253 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed March 28, 2017

We dined here two days and were provided the buffet dinners, good food and a reasonable selection but not all dishes were as hot as they should have been

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Thank Robert M
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Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

We r here fr 4 days but i little bit disappointed frm food but last night in Highland restaurant they change the new menu is a great food i had a stake and a fish that plate look so awesome i ask the waiter who cook the meal that stake especially on ask the waiter said Chef arpan cook his... More 

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Thank rsheerin
Launceston, Australia
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Peppers for two nights, first night the food and service at the highland were excellent but the second night the both were terrible very disappointing. Our waitress on the first night was attentive and knowledgeable even bringing complimentary Anvers chocolates after our meal. The second night our waiter didn't know the menu and failed to bring our ordered... More 

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Thank Patrick B
New York City, New York
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146 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Cradle Mountain Lodge and didn't feel like driving anywhere else for dinner after a long day of hiking. One night we ate at the Highland restaurant and the other at the Bistro (see separate review). The service was lovely and attentive. No problem for us. We were told reservations were essential, but there seemed to be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Australian, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 10:00 am
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 10:00 am
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 10:00 am
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 10:00 am
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 10:00 am
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 10:00 am
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 10:00 am
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4038 Cradle Mountain Rd, Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Tasmania 7306, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6492 2100

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