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Scorchers by the River Gallery Cafe

1 Esplanade, Orford, Tasmania 7190, Australia
+61 3 6257 1033
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Esplanade, Orford, Tasmania 7190, Australia
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Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

One of only a couple of eateries in the small holiday town of Orford, and it is peak season. The dining area is quite small and it was too cold to sit outside. They had run out of a few things, so substitutions were made....More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Very poor service and appeared to have inexperienced staff. When ordering, we asked for bruschetta but was told it wasn't very good and should order something else. Waited over an hour and half for 1 pasta and 2 pizzas. Pasta was lovely but pizza's were...More

Thank Jon G
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Not the first but definitely the last time guys. We got the wrong order (takeaway) and my wife was over charged. Didn't realize until we were home.

Thank corporatetraveller69
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Unbelievable Pizzas , Highly recommended and great pasta . Worth the stop in Orford to have their Pizza

Thank Warren J
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Great woodfired pizza in a cozy seaside town.owner was up for a laugh and staff more then freindly.deffinately reccomened to any one visiting orford

Thank Launn
Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

We had a large garlic prawn pizza and a Shane's Special. It was absolutely delicious! Service was impeccable, food was great and they were generous with the ingredients - we didn't even wait long for our food to arrive!

Thank Sabananas
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

We had beautiful pizzas last Saturday night. Service by the young lady waiting on us was bright and bubbly and Food was amazing. They have their act together after having been disappointed in the past. We will definitely be back and highly recommend Scorchers to...More

1  Thank Di C
Reviewed November 10, 2016

We found very few options for eating in the evening in Orford but happily found this place was open and had decent reviews. The staff were very friendly, joking with us and everyone else. There was range of pizzas and the food we had was...More

Thank Laura J
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Booked in for dinner at an unusual for us 6.30PM at the owners suggestion as the place closes at 8.00PM. Got a good table for 2 at the window overlooking the river which was a very pretty background to our meal. The pizza was outstanding...More

1  Thank Kris M
Reviewed October 5, 2016

We arrived just as the chef was opening and he had a bit of a panic as the oven was not quite up to temperature so we sat in the sun at an outside table and sipped excellent wines and boy was it worth the...More

1  Thank EstherS56
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Esplanade, Orford, Tasmania 7190, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Orford
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6257 1033
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