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Jolleys Boathouse Restaurant

1 Jolleys Lane, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8223 2891
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1 Jolleys Lane, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic food and location, just could not be any better. The smoked duck was amazing, and the steak cooked to perfection. Oysters beautifully presented and so fresh it was like they were just gathered. Waitress, though, was just not up to par for a restaurant...More

Thank Roseann H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We held our wedding reception at Jolleys last Saturday. Wow! Amazing food, wine and exceptional staff! No request was an issue, attention to service and detail outstanding and such an elegant venue. All our guests raved about the food and service also. Our dealings with...More

Thank NessDTravel
Reviewed 7 July 2017

It was a cold night to celebrate my daughter's 20th birthday and our family of six decided on Jolleys partly because I wanted to bring a beautiful wine from 1997 (the year of my daughter's birth) and take advantage of the free corkage on Thursday....More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We were pretty exhausted by the time we got here but thoroughly enjoyed it. My husbands steak was below par and slightly over done and he was a bit disappointed about that. My fish was pretty bland too but the salads were awesome! We had...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Most amazing food Well priced Very good selection of local gin Loved the chicken livers and oysters Only problem as you felt you were forgotten by staff- slow, Bread arrived late, dishes to table table didn't arrive on time- a bit disappointing. Sort out the...More

Thank antonys363
Reviewed 24 May 2017

My husband and I, along with my mother and our Aussie foodie friends from Sydney, had lunch at Jolley's Boathouse Restaurant in Adelaide after our 4 night adventure in the Barossa--before flying back to Sydney. Even after having dined at some of the top restaurants...More

2  Thank Bill R
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The stunning garden setting on the banks of the Torrens river is just across from the Adelaide oval. The food is beautifully presented and served by enthusiastic, knowledgeable staff. We were four who all enjoyed our experience there.We asked for the dreadful music to be...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Jolleys! You deliver ever time, to the point I almost wonder why I bother going anywhere else. Treat yourself to an all round fantastic experience in the most beautifully scenic part of adelaide. Next to the Torrens river, enjoy everything this place has to offer....More

2  Thank Tom R
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The pork belly entree, Vietnamese style, was amazing. I had the swordfish which was good but not outstanding. But the frozen sheeps milk parfait was a superb dessert. Just perfect.

1  Thank Angela L
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We had quite an amazing night at Jolleys. The food was outstanding accompanied by the highest quality service. Of the restaurants I tried whilst visiting Adelaide, this gets my vote!

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22 July 2017|
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Response from Jolleys_Boathouse | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your enquiry, Jolleys Boathouse typically does not do BYO, however throughout the months of July/August 2017 we are offering a winter special of BYO every Thursday with no corkage fee, this would be the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:30
18:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Jolleys Lane, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8223 2891
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