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Cerberus Beach House

Boatshed 212, Half Moon Bay | Off Beach Road (turn at 250), Black Rock, Bayside, Victoria 3193, Australia
+61 3 9533 4028
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Boatshed 212, Half Moon Bay | Off Beach Road (turn at 250), Black Rock, Bayside, Victoria 3193, Australia
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1 - 10 of 384 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Went here for a special dinner after quite a while. It was mid-week, so not crowded. Service and ambience was excellent, and, although dark, the view out into the wintry bay was mysterious and fine. I have to say the food was extremely good, consistently...More

Thank Alastair G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view is magnificent and the service is also. We went for a birthday lunch with our children and we all enjoyed the food. The seafood was cooked beautifully and very well presented. There is an extensive menu for all tastes. It was very busy...More

Thank BethIG72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in on the off-chance of getting a table, after 8 on a slow Monday evening. We were immediately found a table. The food was excellent - chili prawn dumplings were delicious, and I has slow cooked belly pork, which was also lovely. The...More

Thank Iain409
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove to Black Rock and turned into the par park on Beach Road, down a steep driveway to the Life Saving Club and there was the Boat House. Just like a beach side shack overlooking the water of Half Moon bay. Sitting by the...More

Thank Newton R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Even on a cold winters day Cerebus beach shed offers a lovely spot beside the sea. Wonderful for a local simple meal. Friendly staff and accommodating (had little kids) but serves were on the small side for desserts and kids desserts. The chef loves deconstructed...More

Thank grizz77
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I reviewed this restaurant on TripAdvisor once before, on 1 September 2014. We have been a couple of times since but this time the food and service was even better, so I thought I would review it again. Once again we had a window table...More

Thank James42_10
Reviewed 18 June 2017

There were 2 groups of us, 26 people in all. The staff ensure that we were seated comfortably and attended to our needs quickly. Each kid received an activity pack that surprised me. The food was delicious and interesting enough for everyone. The chili crab...More

Thank bellajojo
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This restaurant is hidden away but situated right on the water front has great views. We had a sunny lunch time which made for a fabulous time backed up by superb food. The seafood platter was interesting and delicious Would highly recommend

Thank Brett W
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Right on the water, upstairs to a cosy restaurant with views. We enjoyed white bait starter, Seafood platter for 2 and lamb neck ragu. Service was good, wine was mid price and the food was delightful

Thank DelPerthWA
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Searching for the best restaurants in Bayside and priced reasonably for a quiet birthday dinner for my wife with our 1.5y.o daughter and i came across this place. Never been but i reserved a table via Dimmi and even asked if they could pretty up...More

Thank Boris M
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Siobhan H
31 July 2017|
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Response from GUILLAUME D | Reviewed this property |
No elevator !
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connellp2017
28 January 2017|
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Response from Mstannta | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't bother. The Fish and Chips were dreadful: I had to throw them away. Go on down to Chelsea or up to Brighton - much better quality.
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Sal056
16 March 2016|
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Response from BLshanghai | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can have your dog outside - i guess you can even have it on the beach when it's not summer time... Enjoy !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$36 - US$51
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boatshed 212, Half Moon Bay | Off Beach Road (turn at 250), Black Rock, Bayside, Victoria 3193, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Bayside  >  Black Rock
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9533 4028
  • E-mail
Description
Award-winning beachfront restaurant upstairs serving locally sourced modern Australian cuisine with a unique wine list, warm Bayside welcome, and stunning 180 degree views over Half Moon Bay. Or visit our kiosk downstairs and enjoy traditional fish & chips on the beach.
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