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The Gorge Restaurant and Kiosk

Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 3330
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“vacherin” (10 reviews)
“seafood steak” (5 reviews)
“rabbit pie” (5 reviews)
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Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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1 - 10 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

A fabulous leafy verandah overlooking the Gorge, good service, couldn't fault the food (and I can be picky), the wine list was all you could want, food and wine were reasonably priced and the puddings were just sublime.An altogether thoroughly enjoyable lunch.

Thank Joanna C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent meals with Seafood chowder during winter months a specialty.Outdoor setting during summer months overlooking the Cataract Gorge is spectacular

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 7 December 2017

An outside table on a warm summers day with Peacocks all around - a wonderful way to spend a birthday lunch. Service was good, although our mains came out minutes after our entrée of bread w/- oil, dukkah and butter which we hadn't finished. I...More

Thank Jayne101_12
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Once again we can't fault the Gorge Restaurant for food, service and atmosphere. Another wonderful meal in a very special location

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 23 September 2017

My boyfriend and I came here to celebrate my 25th. We were informed it was the last night of their winter special which meant you could chose 2 courses for $40 something I think. We chose to get an entree (to share) and main, and...More

1  Thank EliseT92
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We had some trouble finding the place as google maps gave us a different address. The quail was nothing spectacular but the beef cheeks was very good. Staff was pleasant.

Thank Penang F
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I took the opportunity to have a snack right after the Chairlifts and was a amazed how good the food was. The coffee was even better and the service was very slow but the staff was friendly. Unfortunately there were quite a noisy bunch of...More

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. What a fantastic chef. Beautiful food, can't complain. Best winter menu. Steak is perfect

Thank Emilylover
Reviewed 3 July 2017

What a wonderful way to dine with family sitting near a cosy fire, all enjoyed a delicious meal and fantastic service from Adrian. Thank you so much we will be back.

Thank libbyanne
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Booked dinner here with my partner and dearest friend and was expecting a great evening. We were one party of two others dining that evening in the whole restaurant. That should have been a sign. The waiter was obviously new and inexperienced. He managed to...More

3  Thank makxberr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 3330
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