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Strand Restaurant

1 The Strand, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9397 7474
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1 The Strand, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent for engament party friendly staff, the view of the bay and the city are excellent Ideal for not so big gathering

Thank Mousa Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family dinner here. One of our party is allergic to shell fish. This meant we explored all aspects of the menu, from the big platter which was highly rated, to the beef tortolleni and lamb rump. All good. Fabulous bar and drinks...More

Thank Jarrod R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked for an early dinner so got a choice of tables with a view. I had already made up my mind to have one of their Steaks (which I have had before) but after been told of the specials my mind was made up to...More

Thank chris l
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Party of 12 couple of weeks ago for a birthday party and I have to say that the service was just exceptional down to the fine detail. I had the steak as you do and it was cooked perfectly and all the sides were very...More

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Had a very enjoyable family lunch at The Strand. The seafood platter whilst expensive is highly recommended. Our other dishes such as fish & chips, spaghetti marinara & salmon were all good. The dining room though not large , is bright with large windows, &...More

Thank sodesa
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Our reservation was not necessary as there were sufficent tables to choose from to achieve a view of the foreshore and bay each. Wait staff were very friendly and informed. Our mains and matched wines were very satisfactiry, attractively presented and satisfying. Only suggestion would...More

1  Thank Donna W
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

First time visiting the restaurant and the service was great and waiter made some recommendations for us and matching with drinks. Steak was cooked beautifully and the seafood was fresh and not overcooked, we'll come back again

Thank Nomeian
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely lunch on a sunny winter Sunday over the Queen's birthday long weekend. Andrew was very helpful with assisting me to navigate the gluten free options on the menu. I was grateful when separate oil and vinegar containers were brought to the...More

Thank Jeanne A
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Walked in no reservation, greeted with a smile and prompt service Good wait staff, who knew the menu, good wine list Pork belly for entree to share, my partner had calamari for mains and I had rack of lamb Polished of with sharing sticky date...More

1  Thank Snojet
Reviewed 27 May 2017

It was about 7:30pm last Saturday evening and without a booking we decided to check out this venue after being rejected from many others due t being all booked out. The location of this restaurant is awesome. We were offered a lovely seat in the...More

Thank Robwilko74
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16 November 2016|
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Response from rselva2 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, best that the restaurant be contacted directly
Annie W
9 August 2016|
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Response from rselva2 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just saw the Q Yes, its a pretty quiet spot but then depends where you'll be seated. If upstairs, more likely.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 The Strand, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9397 7474
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