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10 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 3 5952 3106
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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77 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here for dinner Tuesday night all pasta and pizza were $12.00 I had marinara which normal was 29.00 but tonight 12.00 it was as normal size and quality it was fantastic not one of us complained all very happy highly recommend the staff and service was great highly recommend

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Thank Ian R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner in Cowes between 6-7:30 is always problematic because of all the tourists eating before the Penguin Parade. We ate on a Tuesday, our second night there. Given the crowd, the service was attentive and the food, the $14 pizza /pasta special, was excellent. I had the mixed seafod pasta. The fish was fresh, and the sauce tasty but not... More 

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Thank LesP_Lexington
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fat Seagull has definitely improved. I'm not the most popular chef on the island, in fact I'm probably the most hated for my honesty, but the meal I had recently was excellent. And because I'm honest, it is only fair to say that I change my review because I was satisfied with our food. Well done guys, I'm definitely going... More 

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Thank NathanTheChef
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean, attentive friendly staff . Good menu variety, good drinks menu. Enjoyed our visit very much

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Thank BMMagee
Ringwood, Victoria, Australia
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230 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this restaurant over the internet 3 days prior, and upon arrival they had no booking under my name, but a table was made available to me, after this minor mishap, I ordered 6 oysters Kilpatrick, they were wonderful, I then ordered a reef & beef, it arrived smothered in seafood, and I couldn't believe how thick the steak... More 

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Thank Ron T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another good choice on Thompson St. for a delicious pasta dinner, if Pino's is too crowded. : ) Very good service, as well.

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Thank Ellen M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One point deducted for cramped seating and my partner not thinking much of his meal. But the kangaroo souvlaki pizza is to die for¡!!!!!!!!!??

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good chicken Parmigiana. Great service. My wife enjoyed the spaghetti also. Great deal on lunch and dinner. 12:00$

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Thank Joy-John S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food! We had a pizza, tandoori chicken, carbonara and chicken avocado pasta. All of which were amazing.

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Thank Gena V
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

Service was good ,prices about average, fairly busy but we didn't have to wait too long for meals. Ordered kangaroo fillet & emu sausage,pretty ordinary.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 23
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5952 3106

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?