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Tailrace Cafe

) #3 of 4 Restaurants in Riverside $$ - $$$ Cafe,
1 Waterfront Dr, Riverside, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6327 3542
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good23%
  • Average29%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Cafe, Australian
$$ - $$$
1 Waterfront Dr, Riverside, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a night we had at the FGT Conference Awards dinner at the Tail Race Centre. The company was great, the meal was great and the keynote speaker who is a local vigneron turned brewer was fantastic! All meals as they were alternating ones were...More

Thank Carol_and_Michael_W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saturday lunch. Everything was very good. The service from the young ladies was very friendly, prompt, and efficient. We were seated at a nice table in the corner with great views out through the large glass windows. The venue is really nice and clean and...More

Thank Noi-Pip
Reviewed 6 April 2017

No, we did not eat them, we saw them flying into the river, whilst we were having breakfast. The food was delicious and the service incredible nice. Great spot to go with a lovely view.

Thank chardoro
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We took the kids to the "Kids Paradise" and enjoyed some morning tea while they expelled some energy. Great spot

Thank JudyandJim7250
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Service was amazing. I was hoping for some fresh Tasmanian produce... I'm not sure if it was or not as it didn't specify on the menu. Food was tasty. Plenty for kids to do as they have an indoor play ground. There is an entry...More

Thank TezzaSammyK
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I took my mother to the Mother's Day lunch, which I have done the last 2yrs it was amazing, this year how ever it was awful everything was either dried out or over cooked the Moroccan vege burgers were like saw dust! & the so...More

Thank jodylee2006
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Have been here a couple of times. The staff are generally very helpful but often vey unorganized. Both visits resulted in a guest missing out on a meal due to human error. Food is ok, they probably just need to hire more experienced staff.

Thank Lauren E
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Really nice food and drinks. The kids can play in kids paradise which is really fun and makes them tired lots of fun

1  Thank joblogs2015
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Very impressed with the sizes of meals and the Service. Coffee was amazing!!! Definitely recommend for families

1  Thank tassietaster
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Family friendly / beautiful views / great food / amazing coffee / faultless genuine friendly service. An absolute must do cafe experience in northern Tassie.

1  Thank Bill W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Waterfront Dr, Riverside, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6327 3542
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