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Harbour Lights

$$ - $$$Italian, Cafe,
29 Morrison St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6224 2138
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“scallop pie” (44 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 17:00All hours
Italian, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Morrison St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 617 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went for breakfast before the rush hour. Ordered Bruschetta and French Toast and both were splendid. Tea was average. Staff and service were pleasant. Glad we tried this place. I'd suggest you do too.

Thank sulabhsinghal
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great location, food was good, coffee good too. We had a late breakfast on a busy Saturday hoping to find warmth inside but unfortunately it was chilly inside as well. They need more staff as the wait was huge, serving new patrons while others were...More

Thank Wendeez_view
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good service, right across from the harbour at the Salamanca district great views. Dylan our waiter was very friendly and helpful with our meal choices. My husband had a Tiramisu for dessert it was one of the best he had ever tasted if you ever...More

Thank rosi3112
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here with our family and we have a few food intolerances - the staff here went out of their way to accommodate us and made us feel very welcome. The food was fabulous & freshly prepared! We will be back!

Thank Gina K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were attracted by the busyness of the place. A window table was quickly cleared for us and we settled in for breakfast. Whilst we only had free range poached eggs, mine a side of mushrooms his a side of bacon, they were impeccable. The...More

Thank NeilHBNZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful lunch with friendly and attentive staff making the experience overall pleasant and memorable. Highly recommend Harbour Lights for its variety of delectable food and great staff.

1  Thank AandKKerney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely cafe near the waterfront. Very fit and attentive staff. Wish I knew about the great 2nd floor, up the quirky spiral stairs,with better views of the harbour, before we sat down. I loved the creative breakfast menu, with gluten free and vegetarian options. Will...More

Thank Lea G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived on a busy Saturday night without a booking. The staff managed to fit us in and it was well worth it. The food was wonderful. Staff were really friendly and very helpful. Would recommend this place to anyone visiting Hobart.

Thank maggie14032222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looked quaint and quite busy so we thought ,"why not" .. bad choice .. breakfast was very average and what we ordered had 3 changes on the plate with no explanation why ... the coffee was really good though..

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fast and attentive service, good food and coffee. I stopped in for breakfast with a friend. Soon as I tasted my coffee they had me. The breakfast sealed the deal. Not much room down stairs but they do have an upstairs area if you can...More

Thank BeenThere55
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Questions & Answers
Tom D
18 February 2017|
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Response from Alex B | Reviewed this property |
The salads are the main vegan option for lunch/dinner. For breakfast the gluten free breakfast or the breakfast bruschetta can be made vegan with the removal of the toast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 17:00
06:30 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Morrison St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Hobart
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6224 2138
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A hidden gem embracing the views of Hobart's picturesque waterfront, Harbour Lights has long been a haven for locals, foodies and tourists alike. Whether you prefer a satisfying big breakfast, a traditional scallop pie for lunch or authentic Italian cuisine for dinner, the Harbour Lights team can offer you an experience to be savoured. Team all this with a perfect Belaroma coffee, T2 leaf tea or choose from a menu of predominantly Tasmanian and Italian wines, beers and liqueurs.
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