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Astor Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Grill, Contemporary, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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157 Macquarie St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6234 3122
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Blue Mountains Australia
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180 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant may be old school but for some of us this is the way dining used to be. The tables are linen clothed, the cutlery was not new but well worn, the table was set with more than one glass i.e. wine and water glasses. The waitress was polite, well mannered and very professional in her delivery. It was... More 

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Thank Sallymay4
Hobart
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were treated to dinner at the Astor Grill as a birthday present for me for my 70th birthday. I must say that the food, the service and the whole experience was lovely. We will certainly go back there in due course even without a voucher! I have voted the overall rating as 'very good' but i... More 

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Thank roulestonfinancial
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've managed to visit the Astor Grill four times over the past three years and we've never been disappointed. Delicious food, old world charm and spot on service. Steaks always cooked to perfection.

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Thank torchboy1
Melbourne, Australia
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91 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for a "proper", old-style hotel dining experience, then this is the place for you. From the linen table cloths and napkins to the dark oak panelling, the Astor Grill exudes an atmosphere of class and sophistication. People dress up for dinner here! The food is also high-class, especially the beef, which is a house specialty. The seafood... More 

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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For those looking for excellent Tasmanian fare (steaks a signature) in a more traditional atmosphere, an excellent wine/beverage list, where you can hold a conversation with ease, the Astor leads the pack. The signature "Steak Astor" pocketed with blue cheese, coupled with a fine red (Tassie Pinot) is very hard to go past. For business or catching up with friends,... More 

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Thank Dave B
Asheville, North Carolina
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64 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not book having just arrived in Hobart but we were staying at the Astor Private Hotel and asked if they could fit us in, we were given table 13, which we discovered is reserved for staff or hotel guests. The only table not booked. A beautifully appointed room, we had a view of the wine rack, but it... More 

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Thank 600Swifts
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed a nice meal here. We both had 2 entree's for dinner and found them to be very nice with a glass of wine, staff friendly and knowledgeable. This place has been here for many years and still consistently produces a fine dining experience.

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Thank David K
Hobart, Australia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful service and food.. Enjoyed every minute.. Mushroom dish was perfect, as was our entree of steak tartare and main course of duck..

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Thank JackiT331
Moscow, Russia
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is really good. The menu is well thought out. But the most pleasant - is the respectful attitude to guests. I mistakenly ordered a dish that I can not eat. When I received my order, it turned out that this is a beef tartare (I assumed a steak). We apologized and said that of course will pay for this... More 

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Thank MayyaSim
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Bad service, expensive, and poor food. Used to be one of Hobart's better restaurants but no longer. Waited 20 minutes after being seated to be offered a drink. The food off the $39.00 for 2 course menu was poor. I had the pork and it was grissly and tough. Will not be returning. Better value ar a local pub where... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$39
Cuisine
Grill, Contemporary, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 Macquarie St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6234 3122

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?