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Bay Bar & Bistro

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2 Cecilia St, St Helens, Tasmania 7216, Australia
+61 3 6376 1466
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  • Poor5%
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Travellers talk about
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“pub food” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian
$$ - $$$
2 Cecilia St, St Helens, Tasmania 7216, Australia
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

The staff were so friendly and helpful. The bistro was clean however the food was really your typical pub food if they had some fresher options and less deep fry they would be onto a winner.

Thank mdorrough7
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised with my seafood platter for 1. However, the pork roast dinner my partner had was disappointing. Microwaved and bland.

Thank Jackie894
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Food is just ok , being in the resort we expected much better , staff very nice and friendly , but when you ask for your steak to be cooked med , to well done you don’t expect it to be cooked to the brink...More

Thank fussyhobart
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

We had a meal there based on the reviews. Half full meal area, many appeared to be locals. It appeared to be a fun place to be. Queues for food and drinks, it took nearly 10 minutes for 5 people to be served in the...More

Thank E-pottii
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Being a Sunday evening there was not much else to chose from in St Helens. The place was packed and we waited for about 5 min before we got a table. Mind you most of the tables can fit 6 but there are kinky 2...More

Thank kevlasultanpus
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

I had Atlantic salmon which with vegetables which was nice, the hollandaise sauce was quite nice, over all a good meal. My husband was disappointed with his chicken parmigana, it was overcooked, too crispy and had barely any sauce. It seems a very popular spot...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

The seafood platter for one was great, just what you would expect from a hotel, however the medium scotch fillet steak was ordered as medium and came out medium to well done. Not cheap eats.

Thank susanw3bb
Reviewed January 21, 2018

After a disaster at the RSL we chose the Bay Bar & Bistro and were not disappointed. We had the roast pork and it was brilliant, lovely crunchy vegetable and lovely pork. The meal was served very fast even though the venue was quite busy,...More

2  Thank Pete W
Reviewed December 13, 2017

My wife and I recently were in St Helens on a Sunday night looking for a place to eat, the Bay Bar & Bistro was open .As we had eaten there many year ago and there was little other places open we decide to give...More

1  Thank winedrinker45
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

Reasonably good food and generous portions. Scallop and prawn linguine was great. Three chicken in the Chicken Linguine was bland, could do with some marinade beforehand.

1  Thank RIN06
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, Australian
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cecilia St, St Helens, Tasmania 7216, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6376 1466
  • E-mail
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