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Bushman's Bar and Cafe

1 Harold Street, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
+61 3 6471 7612
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Harold Street, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Probably one of the best meals we had on our tassie trip. Booked well in advance and reached on time. The owners are lovely host and very friendly people. We are vegetarian and it has some vegetarian options which prompted us to come here. Ordered...More

Thank kumargaurav83
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I walked into Bushman’s tonight (19 February) as a last resort - given it was the only restaurant not recommended to us by our motel. After a long day we were looking for a quick dinner, or some takeaway. I am absolutely...More

Thank Charlotte T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

To Mr Bennett and the staff Well done could not fault your service the food was well presented plentiful and most importantly very tasty Would easily come again Seeyasoon

Thank les s
Reviewed 4 days ago

Four adults - each with different choices - all of us very happy with the selections available and the service

Thank Carlos B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Every meal was superb, with the Trout Pappardelle and Petuna Salmon absolute standouts but those with the brisket and lamb ribs didn’t want to share theirs. Steve is running a quality foodie haunt and working magic in the kitchen. And we loved sitting at the...More

Thank Cascade15
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A restaurant offering a gourmet menu of high class foods. All dishes presented beautifully and they tasted even better.... Great dessert selection too.

Thank CatThod
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch at Bushmans which was nice, sitting outside with a drink and chicken/pumpkin salad. Went back for dinner....need to book a they will not accept walk ups until after 8pm. Food was again great having a lovely baked blue eye trevella however they forgot...More

Thank Craigp0017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was impressed by the diversity of the menu and the couple of things we tried didn’t disappoint. I had a fish laksa and my friend had blackened Trumpeter.both dishes were very good remembering that we were in Strahan, 300 kilometres from Hobart. I loved...More

Thank Cymbid64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best day finishing with the small stage play down the road called The Ship That Never Was topped off with a great dinner here I had the blue eyed cod cooked to perfection. His menu is very good and covers a wide...More

Thank davidbrianpressy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Strahan is a great little town to break up a long drive, and the Bushman Cafe is more than you would expect for an out of the way place. But there is a lot of renovation going on in the wharf area, and this town...More

Thank Richard R
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Colleen P
6 November 2017|
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Response from 2016emmak | Reviewed this property |
Yes they did :) it was yummy too.
Rachel H
19 June 2016|
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Response from Steve B | Property representative |
Hi Rachel, Thank you for your question :) Bushman's will definitely be open NYE 2016 and is a kid friendly space. Please check the events section on our website closer to the date for an update of what we will have planned... More
Jenna R
22 August 2015|
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Response from ClockmakersWife | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot help. We were there at the beginning of the 'off season' and they were trading every day. Hope they are open for you as it is a friendly place with great food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$35
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Harold Street, Strahan, Tasmania 7468, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Strahan
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6471 7612
  • E-mail
Bushman's cafe offers relaxed cafe style dining during the day with contemporary moddern Australian restaurant offerings in the evening. The wine and beer menu features some of the best wineries and microbreweries of Tasmania. 3 studio style apartments above the cafe are available for nightly stays at affordable prices.
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