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The Bay Restaurant

Freycinet Lodge | Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania 7215, Australia
+61 3 6256 7222
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood platter” (24 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
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Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Freycinet Lodge | Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania 7215, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After a hard day of bushwalking the Bay was the perfect chooce for dinner. The food was lovely, both the duck and the pork were excellent. Service was very good and prompt. Looking forward to returning here again

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first place we visit at freycinet NP after information center. The restaurant was nice and warm during our visit, with great view. Service was quick and the food was excellent as well.

Thank TimOey
Brad C, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tim, Thanks for stopping by to enjoy a meal with us and taking the time to write your review. Kind regards, Brad.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has a fantastic vista overlooking Coles Bay and it offers a wonderful al a crate menu in the evening. The menu and wine list is impressive, and the food quality was first class. This was an outstanding experience and a great way to...More

Thank TWal1
Brad C, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TWal1, Thank you for sharing your wonderful review with us, I am so pleased you enjoyed your dining experience. I have passed a copy of your feedback onto our team. Kind regards, Brad.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent meal after walking in without a reservation. The food, wine and deserts were all very nice. The service was excellent from David our waiter. Highly recommended

Thank SinceZermatt1985
Brad C, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear SinceZermatt1985, Great to read your review! Thanks for joining us for dinner and for taking the time to compliment David – I have passed a copy of your kind words onto David and the team. Kind regards, Brad.

Reviewed 4 May 2018

if you are staying in Freycinet you don`t have much choice where to go for dinner. the ambiance is not very nice, it Looks more like a youth hostel but the Service was friendly and the Food was good especially the oysters which is not...More

Thank Thomas G
Brad C, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Dear Thomas, Thank you for your review of our restaurant. I am so pleased you enjoyed your oysters, entrées and duck. We are very lucky to have access to great local produce in Tasmania. Kind regards, Brad.

Reviewed 4 May 2018

We originally couldn't book this restuarant were told it was fully booked for the month, we walked in after an ordinary meal at Richardsons and asked to read menu, greated by a lovely lady who advised no problem to get in the next night. The...More

Thank StewyNT
Brad C, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Dear Stewy, Thank you for sharing your review of The Bay Restaurant, I am so pleased you enjoyed your meals. Thank you for dining with us. Kind regards, Brad.

Reviewed 1 May 2018

We booked dinner in the restaurant for 8PM but asked nicely if we would be seated earlier as there were lots of empty tables. The waitress/restaurant manager was quite rude and stated we couldn't be seated earlier as it would confuse the waiters. 3/4 of...More

Thank Tony_99x
Brad C, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Dear Tony, Thank you for taking the time to share your review of Freycinet Lodge. I sincerely apologise that a member of our team spoke rudely to you. Please be assured we aim for friendly and helpful service at all times and I will be...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

We had the seafood platter and were disappointed that it was all served at once, meaning that it was inevitable that much of the cooked seafood was cold before we could eat it, despite eating the cooked dishes first. It seems natural to start with...More

Thank David J
Brad C, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Dear David, Thank you for your review of The Bay Restaurant. While your breakfast experience was great, I am sorry that your dinner experience wasn't as positive. I appreciate you sharing your feedback about our seafood platter and service. Kind regards, Brad.

Reviewed 13 April 2018

All meals here are excellent, and my steak was melt in the mouth tender. Great staff and beautiful setting.

Thank Ranipuss
Brad C, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Dear Ranipuss, Thank you for sharing another review! I am so pleased you enjoyed dining at The Bay Restaurant. The steak is one of my favourites too! Kind regards, Brad.

Reviewed 22 March 2018

We had two evening meals here - the food was tasty, beautifully presented in a nice atmosphere, with friendly staff.

Thank RowePCCA
Brad C, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Dear RowePCCA, Thank you for your lovely review, I am so pleased you enjoyed your meals. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to host you. Kind regards, Brad.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 118
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Freycinet Lodge | Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay, Freycinet, Tasmania 7215, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Freycinet  >  Coles Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6256 7222
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Description
Superb contemporary dining at Freycinet Lodge, overlooking Great Oyster Bay. The Bay is renowned for its outstanding seafood and is consistently rated as one of the east coast of Tasmania's best restaurants.
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