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Drunken Admiral

) #30 of 434 Restaurants in Hobart $$ - $$$ Seafood, , Soups
17-19 Hunter St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6234 1903
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, Australian, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17-19 Hunter St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

We wanted to eat at the Drunken Admiral, but the staff initially told us it would be a two plus hour wait. We started to leave, then the staff told us that if we could be finished before 8PM, they had a table. Every seat...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Average pub fare served on fancy plates for a hefty price. At least the salad was not horrible. I'm struggling to say anything positive. Your clothes will stink after your visit. I could keep going but I do not want to wast another moment thinking...More

Thank mitchjones
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a great place. Lovely atmosphere, quick and friendly service and fantastic food. Reasonably priced.

Thank DMD68
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Staff was very attentive and friendly. Food was amazing. Highly recommend for a restaurant with so much character. Definitely a place to visit whilst in hobart

Thank kirra8
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came on a Friday night. Booked earlier in the week and could only get an early seating. What a great interior! The kids loved it and thought it was Pirates if the Caribbean and even spotted Jack Sparrow. Personally I think the kids meals...More

Thank Wookstar13
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was good but service was terrible. The waitress took our order and was never seen again. We had to chase her down to get our check.

1  Thank Donna G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited the place twice for two out of three times we visited hobart. Very funky place, friendly staff and great seafood. The restaurant is located next to the iconic harbour in hobart with great views!

Thank Yumehime
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place to chillout and eat good food. Interesting decor. Loved the desserts. Not expensive. Could do this on a regular basis. Better experience to dine here than at Mures Upper Deck.

Thank miabell
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is one of my favourite places in Hobart and reminds me of many happy times. I love the seating arrangements, nooks and crannies and there is even a private lifeboat if you want to get away from others. Food is always a winner, so...More

Thank MythBlyth
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Drunken Admiral setting is one that will polarize - there's no doubt. If you are able to get over the distinct pirate decor, you are in for a fun night. Located on the wharf off Davey st in Hobart, this restaurant specialises in seafood....More

Thank JFR1974
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$30
Seafood, Australian, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17-19 Hunter St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6234 1903
One of Hobart's iconic restaurants and is popular with both locals and visitors to Hobart alike. We are a family run restaurant and we have been operating since 1979 offering the diner a truly unique experience and very fresh and tasty Tassie seafood and meals. The restaurant is world renowned, features in many global travel guides and is always popular – so reservations are advised! Open 7 days a week with parking out front.
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