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JailHouse Grill

32 Wellington St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 0466
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (472 reviews)
“salad” (111 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
32 Wellington St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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1 - 10 of 812 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A delight to enjoy a good meal with excellent friendly service. Modelled on the Ball and Chain Restaurant in Hobart (but infinitely better than the Ball and Chain), the JailHouse Grill offers a superb choice of steak.... cooked to perfection... and a wide range of...More

Thank Neil M
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Jail House grill is the best restaurant ever ...great food...and attentive great staff. We try and go to this restaurant once a week its our look forward too.

Thank Susan F
Samjaye84, Public Relations Manager at JailHouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2017

Oh wow! Thanks for your great review and feedback but also for your continued support. We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We found this restaurant 8-10 years ago and remembered that they use flat irons on the steaks which is the only way we found the place again. We convinced our friends to come to dinner here on a driving holiday around Tassie. It was better...More

1  Thank Danny I
Reviewed 5 days ago

There was 14 of us and we all enjoyed our meals, and the salad bar which was excellent. Good service too.

Thank crl309
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a delicious meal, enjoying the incredibly tender steaks and salad from the salad bar. The buffet also included excellent stir fried vegetables. Would love to go back one day.

Thank Ruth B
Samjaye84, Public Relations Manager at JailHouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review Ruth B. So glad you enjoyed a great steak. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was given a recommendation by a local and it was incredible. Eaten steaks in NY steakhouses and around the world These would be the best I’ve eaten. The waitress said they were the best beef in tassie then aged for 14 weeks. Wow you could...More

Thank Rangirocks
Samjaye84, Public Relations Manager at JailHouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, thanks for the review Rangirocks. Nice to know Tassie can match it with the big boys in NY! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly, their desserts was too enticing I forgot to take pictures of them. We had the lemon curd and the mud pie which is TO DIE FOR! My friends had the sticky date pudding which they said was super duper too. The steaks were satisfactory...More

Thank HaileySingapore
Samjaye84, Public Relations Manager at JailHouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review HaileySingapore - glad to hear you got to sample a range of our delicious desserts!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good quick service but a bit noisy. Used entertainment book voucher do buy on main get one free so cheap night

Thank Leonie S
Samjaye84, Public Relations Manager at JailHouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Leonie! Glad to hear you're making the most of your Entertainment Book!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been traveling for 2 months in India and Thailand and were craving steaks. This place was perfect for steaks. We ordered fillets and wanted them rare. The chef got them perfectly rare. There was also a nice salad bar before the steak and a...More

Thank FCsusan
Samjaye84, Public Relations Manager at JailHouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review FCsusan! We pride ourselves on our steak, salad bar and wine list, so we're glad you got to sample all three! Safe travels.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't eat a lot of meat but my partner does so we had dinner here. The aroma from the grill was mouthwatering, so I ordered a fillet steak with their special sauce. Outstanding, best steak I've had in years. Thank you.

1  Thank Evaret
Samjaye84, Public Relations Manager at JailHouse Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review, and thanks for choosing to visit us when you're not much of a steak eater! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your meal!

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decaficionado
15 December 2015|
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Response from Camilla W | Reviewed this property |
yes, the burger is good. also the salad bar is excellent :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Wellington St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 0466
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