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Ferryman's Seafood Cafe

Middle Boat Harbor | Opposite 247 the Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5155 3000
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (153 reviews)
“salad” (68 reviews)
“prawns” (59 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Middle Boat Harbor | Opposite 247 the Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Good food, easy access, not steps or stairs, always enjoy freshly prepared seafood served by friendly staff.

Thank Desma P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A magnificent lunch like usual. Have been coming here for 14yrs. Can not fault the service or food. Plus it has wheelchair access. Which is a great benefit to us. Can not recommend this restaurant highly enough

Thank bingomagic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent staff here - they were so welcoming and hustled a high chair for the kids and a wine list for me! The food was nice and the view was lovely. They also sell luscious chocolates made by a local lady who clearly knows her...More

Thank Smallfamily T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood here is great but there are some other great gems on the menu. Certainly not the cheapest of eats in town but you get what you pay for. Our second visit here and it still is pleasant and accomodating.

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ferrymans Good food, my wife had the baby Snapper and I had Dorey fillets. All very nice and reasonably priced. One think I didn't like and customer before me questioned as well when settling our bills is getting charged 1% surcharge for using any credit...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely fantastic experience my husband and I had on a Sunday night. The meal which consisted of entrees, mains and dessert...the entrees were oysters natural and kilpatrick, very fresh oysters were to be had by us. The mains were to die for...my husband had whole...More

Thank maggiec642017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at this well positioned restaurant for dinner on a short stay in Lakes. We'd booked but welcomed by a very pleasant waitress on our arrival, shown to our table, water provided and given menus. Service continued to be efficient and friendly throughout the...More

Thank Pefdrobob
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was greeted by a friendly helpful young man who organised an excellent table, promptly brought us drinks with friendly banter. We were a party of 4, 2 having seafood patters that were as god as I've had. The other meals were of high quality

Thank Ron J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Make a booking! Two beautiful meals of fish (one salmon with crab and one the special - snapper fillets with grilled vegetables) suited us down to the ground. Some of the nicest grilled vegetables I've had, beautiful fresh fish and the salmon was loaded with...More

Thank Annabel62
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Good location over the water. Food was very good we had the gem fish and the gummy shark both were good size and well presented dishes

Thank Stephen S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you have wheelchair access. Are you open on a Wednesday for lunch and would I have to book. Thank you Jacquie
29 January 2017|
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Response from Kate C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry, only just saw your question. I'm afraid I can't remember about the access- I'm usually pretty attuned to access issues, having a family member with mobility issues, but he wasn't there at the time. Suggest you... More
How expensive is ferrymans?
8 August 2015|
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Response from Margaret A | Reviewed this property |
Great value, just look at their menu on their website for the prices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Middle Boat Harbor | Opposite 247 the Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Gippsland  >  Lakes Entrance
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5155 3000
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