We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Mud Bar and Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
28 Seaport Boulevard | Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7520, Australia
+61 3 6334 5066
Website
Today
11:00 - 00:00
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

515 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 512: English reviews
Launceston Tasmania
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

My wife and I regularly lunch at this restaurant and have had some brilliant degustation nights there and birthday gatherings also. It is ideally situated by the North Esk river and the food is always of the highest quality, from my wife's favourite salt and pepper calamari to Don Cameron's various takes on Asian style food, with a perfect balance... More 

Helpful?
Thank ChesH36
Hobart, Tasmania
Level Contributor
26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

The menu is interesting and varied, with a good range of small dishes, nice for sharing and for putting together a good meal. There is also an excellent wine list.

Helpful?
Thank RueduBac
Launceston, Australia
Level Contributor
65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

My friend and I went here for lunch and I can honestly say they served the best salt and pepper squid I have ever tasted. So tender and freshly made. Could come back every lunch time just to enjoy this meal. Our waitress was excellent. Have introduced her to breakfast martini's, so maybe these will be on the menu too... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jacklynne M
Launceston, Australia
Level Contributor
86 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I attended a Melbourne Cup fund raiser lunch at this restaurant and was very impressed. The feel was casual dining but great service and the food very tasty and nicely presented. Well worth a visit whether for a drink and snack only or a full meal. Great spot at the Seaport.

Helpful?
Thank NuthouseBrisbane
Tasmania
Level Contributor
26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Mud Bar is a great way to spend a winter’s afternoon with a selection of bar snacks and a glass or two of wine. A nice relaxing seating are allows for a quiet chat with friends or your other-half while the fire roars on the Plasma TV. An excellent place for dinner as well.

Helpful?
Thank Tony-Birute
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

This place is popular and we had to make a reservation in advance. The staff were excellent, friendly, & extremely helpful. The ambiance and setting was cosy, warm, & romantic, on a cold winter's evening. The menu was sufficient, but the wine list was extensive. We had a fish & chips, pan fried salmon with rice, soft shell crabs, &... More 

Helpful?
Thank widdershint
Albion Park, Australia
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Maybe it is me, but try as I might I could not find the entrance to this restaurant. It was dark and raining and I walked in circles after my GPS said I had arrived. Plenty of other diners were there so I guess it may have been me. The food was well cooked and presented but lacked zing. The... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank aussiemorro
Level Contributor
50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We seem to come as a family and for special occasions.. we enjoy the ambience in the evening and enjoy the river view during the day. Definitely not for the budget conscious but a great place for those that enjoy fine consistent meals.

Helpful?
Thank RichardBejah
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

It's our usual spur of the moment place to be. If you want an good meal and good experience for not too much money this is the place to be. We are locals and been here many times. The service has improved a lot over the last two to three years. Simple things like coffees and cakes are always to... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Ghoelkie
Adelaide, Australia
Level Contributor
17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

First impressions are excellent. The interior is modern and sleek with separate bar & restaurant areas so you can pop in for a drink and/or dine. The service was professional and the servers were knowledgeable and happy to provide recommendations. The menu had plenty of choice & the dishes were lovely, (and large for a fine dining restaurant). I had... More 

Helpful?
Thank michellefromadelaide

Travellers who viewed Mud Bar and Restaurant also viewed

 
Launceston, Tasmania
 

Been to Mud Bar and Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$31
Cuisine
European, Asian, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Seaport Boulevard | Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7520, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6334 5066

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Mud Bar and Restaurant and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Mud Bar and Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?