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The Pasta Merchant

248b Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6334 7077
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“gelato” (24 reviews)
“pasta” (49 reviews)
“ice cream” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
248b Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

What a great find for my family after a busy day. Really good pasta takeout options, salad and dessert.

Thank di1234561811027
Reviewed 14 July 2017

What a 'surprised' seafood marianna fettuccine with nearly no sauce and no seafood. Basically a plain pasta with minimal sauce and hardly found few shrimps in it. "Home made Pasta" taste no special too. Its super cheap but not edibale!

Thank Winnie V
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I went by to pick up dinner on the way home. Pasta is great. Thee ae a wide range of sauces. I like the gourmet ones. Some others are a bit boring but the quality is excellent. The vegetarian lasagne was good too. I did...More

Thank dip69
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Great pasta for a good price. We ate in, got 3 dishes for 10-15 each. All delicious, fast service. Gelato looks great too

Thank Sean P
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

It was our first night in Launceston - decided to try out this place. Parking was at one of the side streets. The pasta was delicious. Freshly made. Not much seating indoors. Maybe 4 tables. Lots of people came in to takeaway. Service was friendly...More

1  Thank ssmilezz
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We have stopped on a regular basis for a dine in meal and also to get takeaway It dose not matter it is still a great meal and ice-creams are great too..

1  Thank bjbjp62164
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Food is fine. Hot or cold available. Freshly made they say so good to take away and freeze if desired. Tasty enough. Bit overpriced given it is just pasta but still. If you have a voucher it becomes a more reasonable price. Only shop there...More

1  Thank ChellaBella05
Reviewed 2 May 2017

I visited the Pasta Merchant not knowing what to expect. The really helpful assistant told us how to order, asked if we were eating in or take away. We decided to take out. Great information on how to cook at home ( well more like...More

1  Thank Jan F
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Clean, great prices ($9.30 for good size lasagna) while no kids play area it's kid friendly in the sence that is not too posh alms the mud can make a bit of noise, they don't take bookings but seems to be a relatively quick turnover...More

1  Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We had come from the Launceston General Hospital. This restaurant was on our 'side of the street'. We were met by friendly staff and made to feel very welcome. We were shown the restaurant's 'specials'. Our order was taken and a really good pasta dish...More

1  Thank D5132ORbrucew
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
08:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248b Charles St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6334 7077
Our pasta and sauces are made fresh daily - our aim is delicious, healthy, affordable 'fast food'. All our meals are available to eat in, take away (hot to go) or heat at home at your convenience. We also make in store our own range of gelato - Go Go Gelato, included by Jill Dupleix in her 'The Best Gelato in Australia' list.
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