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Ocean Child Inn

$$ - $$$, ,
86 Argyle St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6234 6730
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (28 reviews)
“schnitzel” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
11:30 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
86 Argyle St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviewed 21 September 2012

A wonderful little pub with great steaks and no gambling. The service at this pub is exceptional. The meals are generous, well priced and you would be very, very lucky to find a pub or restaurant that is so welcoming. Loved it and you will...More

Thank F1007
Reviewed 19 August 2012

My family and I returned to the Ocean Child last night for a meal to celebrate a couple of birthdays. Right from the start the experience was pleasant. Friendly staff, efficient service and even complimentary pub loaves due to celebrating a couple of birthdays. The...More

Thank OpenEyes69
Reviewed 16 August 2012

In the mood for a good hearty steak, I chose Ocean Child Inn (OCI) because of the recommendation on Tripadvisor. The welcome on arrival at this no-nonsense, cosy wooden-featured pub is warm and genuine. Bruce (who waits on table and solves everyone's problems) has the...More

Thank SpacemanNZ
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Lovely old pub with fabulous food. Can thoroughly recommend the steaks and the chicken parmas. Steaks were cooked to perfection and the seafood sauce on top was very tasty. The vegetables were cooked well with just enough crunch. The only criticism was that we would...More

Thank majelaja2
Reviewed 17 July 2012

Always order a steak when you go here, it is the best! Cooked perfectly and your plate is HUGE, well worth it's money. They also have a huge variety of pub meals such as parmys, fish, salads, seafood chowder (also amazing) garlic prawns.. om nom...More

Thank walsh_miranda
Reviewed 5 July 2012

We were looking for a good honest pub steak in Hobart. We didn't want to pay a fortune but we didn't want to have to settle for crud. This place was a great find for us fussy eaters. Good solid menu that included old staples...More

Thank snail9
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Our recent trip to the Ocean Child was fantastic. My family and I decided to visit the Ocean Child once more, as previous experiences had also been great. This time though it was different! We had a ball, as did our young children. The waiter...More

Thank Rory G
Reviewed 24 May 2012

When you are located right opposite the Hobart Fire Brigade's HQ you would have to offer something thirst quenching and a decent slab of beef to feed the inner man after a hard day de-conflagrating. Call me old fashioned but I love the "salty dog"...More

1  Thank pommesfrite
Reviewed 22 May 2012

from the time i rang to make a reservation till the time we walked out the door the staff were so welcoming and friendly. the food was exceptional and reasonbly priced. great place to eat without too much noise. will definately reccommend to others, you...More

Thank Tanya703
Reviewed 15 May 2012

food 5 service 5 gr8 this review was based on severial visits and the view of people i have talked to it is out of 5

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8 November 2016|
Response from HorrorFood | Reviewed this property |
The staff are good. The food isn't.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$18
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Argyle St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6234 6730
one of the hidden gems of hobart, a great pub. definately deserves a spot on Trip Advisor.
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