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Ocean Child Inn

$$ - $$$, ,
86 Argyle St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6234 6730
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (31 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
“schnitzel” (6 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
86 Argyle St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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Reviewed 21 February 2013

Firstly, I must say that the staff couldn't be more welcoming and friendly. When it came to ordering, I was slightly skeptical about ordering pasta from somewhere that didn't specialise in Italian style food, but I was not disappointed when it arrived. It was probably...More

Thank OmN0M
Reviewed 21 February 2013

The Ocean Child is a corner pub serving corner pub food. Its certainly nothing flash and you could can find more ambiance at other Hobart hotels nearby.

1  Thank Prado123
Reviewed 13 January 2013

Both my husband and I had the eye fillet steak with pepper sauce and it was superb. At $28 for the meal and a couple of $ for the sauce it’s not bad value either. Consider booking, we only just managed to sneak in.

Thank trickxybacon
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Very glad I chose this place after good trip advisor comments. Went to bar first up for drinks, which was told by a very nice gentleman to take a seat and he would deliver our drinks to our table, 10/10 first up in our eyes....More

1  Thank Theresa H
Reviewed 19 December 2012

Good friendly service, very helpful staff. Food was good in quantity and fair to good for pub style food.

Thank Miabree
Reviewed 29 November 2012 via mobile

On tripadvisors recommendation my hubby and I went here. We had a great experience. Big tasty portions. Great steak. Yum diddly umbtious dessert. We nearly wept at how good the Guinness was. Irish people craving a pint of the good stuff, go here. Bruce was...More

1  Thank Jumbogenie
Reviewed 13 November 2012

I think i may have reviewed the Ocean Child before but feel i need to review them again. Every single time i eat at the Ocean Child i am so impressed by the food, it is amazing! Good honest pub food piled up on your...More

Thank walsh_miranda
Reviewed 11 November 2012

First time visit and I must say we were impressed, this unassuming place had some of the friendliest service staff in all Tasmania, the meals were generous, yummy and good value. We ate in the main restaurant part on a Friday night, it was busy...More

1  Thank Jane J
Reviewed 16 October 2012

The best scallops I have eaten in Hobart for quite some time. Friendly pub atmosphere, all in a central location. We will certainly be back.

Thank sandash67
Reviewed 2 October 2012

We had a great steak with some delicious cheap deserts. Plus the beers came fast and cold, which is always appreciated!

Thank Zoltan001
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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$7 - US$17
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
4:00 PM - 11:30 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
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one of the hidden gems of hobart, a great pub. definately deserves a spot on Trip Advisor.
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