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Risby Cove

The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6471 7572
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood platter” (35 reviews)
“lamb shoulder” (9 reviews)
“trout” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
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1 - 10 of 671 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Try the "Sharing is Caring" platter for 2 - comes on a 3 tiered serving plate - garlic bread, salad and plenty of seafood followed by a 'to die for' choc dessert. Not cheap but great food.More

Thank jackieR2721QE
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear jackieR2721QE Thanks for spending the time to review your dining experience with us. I have passed your comments to our team. We are glad that you had a good dining experience with us. Hope to see you again in the near future. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very enjoyable two course seafood meal with a load of scallops and excellent flavoured fish in the platter for one. Bec the waitress was very nice and the outlook from the restaurant highly complimentary.More

Thank mdorrough7
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear mdorrough7, Thanks for taking the time to review our restaurant. We’re thrilled that you enjoyed your time at Risby Cove restaurant, especially about our food and service~ When you’re happy, we’re happy – and we‘ll be sure to pass along your compliments to our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meals are fantastic there chef is brilliant We stayed here two weeks ago and had breakfast buffet it had the little touches Fresh, interesting many breakfasts buffet leave a lit to be desired but This one ticks all the boxes Outstanding serviceMore

Thank shaz13_11
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear shaz13_11, First of all, we would like to thank you for your heart-warming review on our TripAdvisor page. We feel very humble to having at Risby Cove Guest satisfaction is at our heart and we are proud to receive lovely compliments from our valued...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the food. Service was excellent and we were lucky to get in so make sure you book. Quail and trout were both excellentMore

Thank Paul B
Raphaela d, General Manager at Risby Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Paul B, Warmest greetings from Risby Cove, First of all, thank you for taking the time to share your amazing review with us. We are so happy to hear that you had a pleasant and enjoyable experience with us. We are glad to hear...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights whilst travelling around Tasmania. Ella and her team couldn’t have been more helpful both with our accommodation and in the restaurant. Breakfast is either ordered the night before to eat in your room or you can buy your own...More

Thank Angelichris
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant as it was close to our accommodation. We arrived without a booking on a cold and wet night, after travelling all day. Our friendly waitress found us a table. We had the creole fish bake and scallops. Both meals were a...More

Thank Jo_Rose_Gum
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent, great service and wonderful food, best piece of snapper I’ve ever eaten. Fantastic chef, catered for Gluten free & Fructose intolerant beautifully.

Thank Lianne S
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Visited the restaurant at Risby Cove and was presently surprised. We had fantastic meals and great service from both Bec and the chef Ella, who came out with each course. The freshness of the food, taste and textures amazing. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Came here as was close to accommodation. Waitress was very helpful and knowledgeable about menu. Can highly recommend the ocean trout and wild catch of the day.

Thank MFord67
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

We went here for dinner and it was amazing! We had the scallops entree, seafood indulgence and a trout dish. All I can say is beautiful food. It was cooked to perfection with lovely fresh seafood. It was so tasty I would eat here again...More

Thank EmJ255068
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Gabrielle M
August 10, 2017|
Response from Kristine A | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is open 7 days a week as it is linked to accommodation.
March 12, 2017|
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Response from Penelope K | Reviewed this property |
Open for breakfast lunch and dinner. I went for dinner, not impressed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Strahan
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6471 7572
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