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JailHouse Grill

32 Wellington St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 0466
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (399 reviews)
“salads” (44 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
32 Wellington St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 22 December 2016

We hosted a work dinner here. The food was well cooked and plentiful. The price reasonable ($60 for 3 courses) and the staff well trained.

Thank Jodie J
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Found this place by googling. Doesn't look flash from the outside but don't judge a book by its cover. Great inside atmosphere, great service by genuinely friendly staff and AWESOME food. Had the Lunch scotch fillet with the Jail House topping and hubby had the...More

Thank Faith W
Reviewed 20 December 2016

A perfectly cooked Scotch Fillet with Diane Sauce and roast potatoes...great selection from the salad bar including salads, pasta and stir fry vegetables. Friendly prompt service. Would thoroughly recommend..be sure to book very popular spot.

Thank Danny Debbie H
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I had just finished a hike and long drive back from Freycinet National Park and needed a protein fix. The Jailhouse Grill was the perfect solution! The place was packed and although I had to wait for a table it was worth it. The staff...More

Thank James J
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Best salad bar. Friendly staff...no issue or requirement was too much hassle. The duck is absolutely delicious too.

Thank schuylerblue
Reviewed 19 December 2016

It was a last minute booking for 16 people and we got a room out the back of the restaurant area. Suited us just fine, had to be in by 5.30 and out at 8 pm. As it was because we were ordering quite a...More

Thank Viv64360
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We tried out the Jail House Grill in Launceston about a month ago when we were in town. It is good solid food, kind of pub style with some twists like the cold marinated octopus for a starter which is way better than you may...More

Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

As the name implies grill grill and grill so steaks on the menu and a few other things.. Service was good and cheerful on a lazy summers Sunday afternoon and wasnt that busy for us which was good. Parking would be an issue bit that...More

Thank ChamonixNewport
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff. Atmosphere ok. Food was ok, but the prices were not. Garlic bread, 2 mains-steak with touch of seafood, & salmon pieces on salad bed& 2 half spuds, 2 ciders& all you can eat salad bar-not tasty. All this for $103.10 hmm. I've had...More

2  Thank Vek R
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Whilst the service was friendly and efficient and the food was tasty enough the concept of salad bar and deep fried potatoes is a bit dated

Thank C_L_I_E_N_T_9999
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Wellington St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 0466
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