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Drunken Admiral

$$ - $$$Seafood, , Soups
17-19 Hunter St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6234 1903
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (488 reviews)
“chowder” (137 reviews)
“scallops” (146 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
17-19 Hunter St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 1,916 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Invited some old friends for dinner. What a wonderful experience. The waiter was a rookie but she did a tremendous job backed by the other guys on deck. Great crew! The ambience is Disney style. The food is cafe a style at best but good...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

At the end of a wonderful Hobart weekend this haven of seafood delights exceeded our expectations. Exquisite Grilled Barramundi so fresh and moist. Calamari entree also a delight.

1  Thank annieD_1965
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Thursday night and the restaurant was full and it wasn't hard to see why. The food was delicious. We enjoyed the seafood chowder, which they are well known for. Also ordered a number of special entrees and the mixed seafood grill which...More

Thank NATHAN S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu while extensive had very little, almost nothing, to offer those that don't like seafood. I know the best course of action is not to go if you don't like the cuisine, however when in a group and you're the only one who doesn't...More

Thank gabrielef527
DrunkenAdmiral, Manager at Drunken Admiral, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to write to us and provide feedback. We take all feedback received, whether good or bad, very seriously and for this reason we feel the need to respond to this review in order to provide our perspective....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't fault our visit, the service was excellent and the food was delicious. The restaurant is very quaint with all sorts of seafaring artifacts, recommend a meal here.

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered after getting the last available table on a very busy night (we actually had to wait at the bar for 10mins for a table to be free). I ordered the chowder, my partner ordered the seafood platter for 1. They were on our...More

Thank juleskingy
DrunkenAdmiral, Manager at Drunken Admiral, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi! Thank you very much for taking the time to write to us and provide feedback. We take all feedback received, whether good or bad, very seriously and for this reason we feel the need to respond to this review in order to provide our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious fresh fish. Warm inviting. Reasonable pricing. I had the beer battered flat head..... salivating at the thought of it.

1  Thank Anita F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was lovely seafood meals we found it a little dark in there wait staff were very good and attentive

1  Thank MIA01Melbourne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood chowder is one of the best I have ever had. The seafood platter was very fresh. Staff was pleasant even they were understaffed. Interior decoration was unique and interesting. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Penang F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the atmosphere. I had the salmon seared on rock. Yummo. Great place for kids and families. Near the waterfront. Great historic building.

1  Thank Lea G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$32
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17-19 Hunter St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6234 1903
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Description
One of Hobart's iconic restaurants and is popular with both locals and visitors to Hobart alike. We are a family run restaurant and we have been operating since 1979 offering the diner a truly unique experience and very fresh and tasty Tassie seafood and meals. The restaurant is world renowned, features in many global travel guides and is always popular – so reservations are advised! Open 7 days a week with parking out front.
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