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Strand Restaurant

1 The Strand, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9397 7474
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (15 reviews)
“vegetable pie” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1 The Strand, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the scotch fillet special and it must have been the stock left over or the coles special this week! Chewy steak and nevermind slightly overdone, we could have lived with that but terrible quality for a so called fine dining restaurant. Waiter tried...More

Thank papip23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a quiet night except for a private function upstairs. Having said that we felt like we received special service. We dined out the front, gas heaters were lit and we had uninterrupted views of Melbourne. This set the scene for high expectations! They...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 13 September 2017

excellent for engament party friendly staff, the view of the bay and the city are excellent Ideal for not so big gathering

Thank Mousa Z
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We had a family dinner here. One of our party is allergic to shell fish. This meant we explored all aspects of the menu, from the big platter which was highly rated, to the beef tortolleni and lamb rump. All good. Fabulous bar and drinks...More

Thank Jarrod R
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Booked for an early dinner so got a choice of tables with a view. I had already made up my mind to have one of their Steaks (which I have had before) but after been told of the specials my mind was made up to...More

Thank chris l
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Party of 12 couple of weeks ago for a birthday party and I have to say that the service was just exceptional down to the fine detail. I had the steak as you do and it was cooked perfectly and all the sides were very...More

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Had a very enjoyable family lunch at The Strand. The seafood platter whilst expensive is highly recommended. Our other dishes such as fish & chips, spaghetti marinara & salmon were all good. The dining room though not large , is bright with large windows, &...More

Thank sodesa
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Our reservation was not necessary as there were sufficent tables to choose from to achieve a view of the foreshore and bay each. Wait staff were very friendly and informed. Our mains and matched wines were very satisfactiry, attractively presented and satisfying. Only suggestion would...More

1  Thank Donna W
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

First time visiting the restaurant and the service was great and waiter made some recommendations for us and matching with drinks. Steak was cooked beautifully and the seafood was fresh and not overcooked, we'll come back again

Thank Nomeian
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely lunch on a sunny winter Sunday over the Queen's birthday long weekend. Andrew was very helpful with assisting me to navigate the gluten free options on the menu. I was grateful when separate oil and vinegar containers were brought to the...More

Thank Jeanne A
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16 November 2016|
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Response from rselva2 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, best that the restaurant be contacted directly
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Annie W
8 August 2016|
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Response from rselva2 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just saw the Q Yes, its a pretty quiet spot but then depends where you'll be seated. If upstairs, more likely.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 The Strand, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9397 7474
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