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Oyster Buoy Wine and Seafood Shed

18 Medeas Cove Esplanade, St Helens, Tasmania 4650, Australia
+61 427 164 056
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (12 reviews)
“fish tacos” (8 reviews)
“prawns” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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18 Medeas Cove Esplanade, St Helens, Tasmania 4650, Australia
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

I came here specifically for the oysters after reading about all the good reviews and I have to say, it was a good choice. The oysters tasted so fresh and yummy that even my wife who was not a huge fan had double servings. The...More

Thank Eugene F
Reviewed April 6, 2018

Whilst visiting St Helens last Wednesday we saw a sign to this restaurant, as we had already had lunch we decided to visit on Thursday and took the short drive up from Scamander where we were staying. The king fish had just been delivered and...More

Thank Stewart E
Reviewed April 5, 2018

We shared a Lobster @ $148 with an Asian Salad, also some Oysters. Oysters were good, Asian Salad ok. The Lobster was terrible very dry and no flavour, my assumption the Lobster was not appetizing, I would say it was cooked for too long. From...More

Thank Chez J
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Great location and great feel. Outdoor dining is comfortable and food is amazing. Lots of drinks and food to choose from and great service from staff even when busy and under pressure. I wish it was open all year round and that there was more...More

Thank Liz K
Reviewed March 26, 2018

If you are at Saint Helens You must call in to the Oyster Buoy. The best afternoon snack i have ever had. The oysters were fantastic and the mixed sashimi platter was just as good, topped off with a glass of Sav Blanc all at...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

We had oysters warm and luscious, with the pan fried trevalla and Tom yum soup ... it was our best food to date in Tasmania ! On a windy cold day the outdoor dining is still covered enough that a jumper, a beautiful view and...More

Thank murraylandslass
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

This place does not look much from the outside but the seafood is good. Four of us had different dishes and enjoyed the lot. Tha Thai fishcakes were all fish and very good.

Thank Rmbe2013
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Lunch today as happened to bump into the place! Oysters are fabulous and high marks for the kingfish and the mussels

Thank Susiewin4
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

King fish cooked to perfection and the quality and freshness 5⭐️ Menu are mostly Asian fusion First visit to St Helen and glad to have a delicious cooked seafood lunch

Thank beng p
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

I am so glad I found this little diamond in the heart of St Helens - delicious food, great relaxed atmosphere and friendly service. Great place for tourists or locals, couples or families or just come solo and soak up the goodness. Funky , fun...More

Thank Campbell_Family-TAS
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MissWendy2
July 13, 2018|
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Response from Alexandra W | Property representative |
No unfortunately we are not
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carol a
March 5, 2018|
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Response from Chris T | Reviewed this property |
No. Unfortunately it closes around 3:30pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$37
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Medeas Cove Esplanade, St Helens, Tasmania 4650, Australia (Formerly Salty Seas Oyster and Wine Bar)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +61 427 164 056
Description
Oyster Bouy is closed and the Salty Seas factory is currently closed to the public. For fresh local seafood and oysters please visit the retail facility at Skippers Fish Shop on the docks.
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