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Sam's Boat Shed - CLOSED

Syme Street, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9399 9959
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible38%
23 Nov 2016
10 Aug 2016
“Sams Boathouse dont go as you'll sink!!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Pizza, Australian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Syme Street, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Visited recently, Food not good and overpriced. A small bowl of chips $ 8.00 Service left a lot to be desired. Old restaurant in need of repair not recommended

Thank LeonieMary
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Waited for 10mins before I waiter came to serve us, ordered drinks then food, drinks arrived not what was ordered, 30mins later still no food mind you they where not busy at all approx. 30 people in restaurant, after 45mins we where told there was...More

Thank Bev C
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We used to frequent Sam's Boatshed but haven't been for a while. Yesterday when we walked in and the ambience was absent and the tables were replaced with old faded and flaky wooden tables and the chairs were covered in rust, I wish we had...More

Thank Map20488
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I've eaten here for dinner and lunch in a variety of conditions and its worked every time. well run, good staff and good menu.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Sad to say that Sam's has gone badly astray. We've eaten here quite a few times before and never had reason for complaint, today's experience gave us many reasons. The staff were super friendly and helpful, but I can't decide which was worse, the appallingly...More

Thank Oxocubans
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Bit of a hit and miss this place really. It's certainly got location and ambiance working in its favour. The quality of service and food can be either outstanding or poor. With that much inconsistency it's a great place to hang out and grab a...More

Thank Bjorn H
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

20 minutes after being handed menus, we were finally afforded the luxury of ordering just our drinks. (We chose a quiet night, maybe 5-6 other tables total). After this farce, we then had to wait a further 15-20 minutes to be ever so rudely asked...More

Thank hano20014500
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Used to be a local and a big fan of this place. After moving away four years ago I thought it would be fun to go back and try their wonderful pizzas again. Hugely disappointed. Ordered lamb and feta pizza for $24. The base was...More

Thank newt632016
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We visited Sam's Boatshed for a friend's birthday. The food was great, the service was pretty good, too. The meals were served promptly, but one friend got her pizza about 10 minutes before everyone else started getting their meals. The other issue we had was...More

Thank kimbopen
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Took my mother& I for dinner there on Australia Day! Service was a bit on the slow side but, the waitresses were very good! However the food was not! The salad had no dressing& was hence bland! We told the person I assume running it...More

1  Thank Rob B
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  • Address: Syme Street, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9399 9959
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