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40 Wharf Street, Port Albert, Victoria 3971, Australia
+61 3 5183 2007
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Wed 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thu - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a funky little modern restaurant with a cool relaxing vibe. Attention to detail here is obvious. The staff are friendly and helpful and the food is awesome. They are set right on the jetty and on summer days the little outside deck is a beautiful place to sit and enjoy the sea breezes. It's really only slightly more... More 

Thank iDeeAl
Blacks Beach, Queensland, Australia
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46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family birthday lunch!!! The meal and drinks where fabulous and the staff made it a wonderful occasion!! Fantastic venue, good food and fabulous staff ... could not ask for more

Thank Michelle E
Gladstone, Australia
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137 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

My family and I called into Port Albert not expecting too much, but we had lunch at Wildfish and it was great. The seafood spaghetti was fantastic I would go back again just for that. The service and views were perfect. Price wise it was standard restaurant prices.

Thank Breyno
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Thank you for a great evening, beautiful wine, oysters and mussel starters divine. Eye fillet was excellent, service was polished and professional would highly recommend

Thank Allison B
Adelaide, Australia
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107 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

After hiking around on Wilson's Promontory's many walking tracks we decided to reward ourselves with a special luncheon.Locals had told us about the great fish meals to be had at Port Albert - all fish being locally caught. The Wildfish restaurant being right on the wharf appealed to us.On entering,we were greeted by a cheerful,friendly waitress,who gave us a window... More 

Thank Geoff O
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

We stopped here recently for lunch with another couple. The service was excellent and our waitress was friendly and accommodating. The restaurant itself was well set out with beautiful views of the water. There was plenty of choices on the lunch menu with two of us having the calamari, one having the pasta and one having the burger. Overall the... More 

Mitcham, Australia
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant provided fine dining with excellent local seafood. The portions were small except for desert but the quality and taste were excellent.. Great restaurant on the waters edge

Thank Bazz S
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32 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2016

I had a spaghetti marina, which was drenched in butter. I found this really off putting, overpowering and cloying. Not sure why they wouldn't use white wine/olive oil/tomato for the sauce base. My husband had the flounder which was ok. It's a very pretty setting and I am sure other meals might have been nicer. The service was friendly. Would... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2016

We had a very good lunch here - calamari and chicken burger. Nice view, good service. They supposedly close at 2, but were happy to accommodate us at 2:25.

Thank EllenZH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Travelled to the coast to catch up with friends and was told about this restaurant in Port Albert...what a find!!! Best tasting food (catering for all types of food, not just fresh seafood) great wine list and the service was 10/10. My girls and I celebrated 2 birthdays this fab Saturday afternoon with such a great view of the water.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$14 - $26
Seafood, Australian, Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Wharf Street, Port Albert, Victoria 3971, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Gippsland  >  Port Albert
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5183 2007
Making its home in the picturesque little fishing village of Port Albert, 'Wildfish' is South Gippsland's premier waterfront restaurant. With a simple philosophy of producing the freshest local seafood caught by local fishermen 'Wildfish' is much welcomed in the food and wine circles of Gippsland. Occupying the site of the old fishermen's co-op, diners are likely to see the fresh seafood on the menu being unloaded from the fishing boats on the wharf at the front of the restaurant. Port Albert is such a special place, with rich maritime history, beautiful natural scenery and surrounded by some of the countries best National Parks. A picturesque two and a half hour drive from Melbourne and you're already relaxed.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?