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The WaterWheel Tavern

$$ - $$$, ,
577 Lake Tyers Beach Rd, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
+61 3 5156 5855
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (39 reviews)
“ribs” (8 reviews)
“gummy shark” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Pub, Australian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
577 Lake Tyers Beach Rd, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the most delicious Mediterranean Beef Grain salad, perfection. Plus the service is impeccable.

Thank Sheryn R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for my birthday on the 4th of January, so it was quite busy, so therefore we waited over an hour for dinner, but even so, the food was great! We did move tables from where we were originally placed (I'd made a booking...More

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very very busy & still top notch service. Great location. Clean. Great prices. Best pork belly & gummy shark we have ever eaten. Exceptional. Highly highly recommended

Thank ljbsb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had lunch there today and had a great time.. good food, great service , very accommodating. Dog friendly.. just a tip to improve .. we ordered 3 meals at the same time , got 2 together then had a long wait for the third.....More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood platter was good - although they had run out of crab - lots of scallops offered as replacement- would have been good to have calamari or prawns to mix it up a bit. Enjoyable afternoon looking out over the beach, good atmosphere, lots of...More

Thank margier71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pizzas, beef tacos, and scallops were beautiful, everything was great including the chips and gravy. We were surprised at how quickly the meals arrived all were hot and cooked to perfection. Multiple recommendations to visit while in lakes and are pleased our expectations were met....More

Thank sasha371
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely dinner for eight. Pizza and brisket tacos were delicious 😋 meals were quick, service was great. Highly recommend

Thank eneal72
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We were 2 families that visited The Waterwheel Tavern at Lake Tyers, for dinner. Good and friendly service, and all meals were of excellent quantity and quality. We will definitely return when next in the area.

Thank photograham
Reviewed 2 December 2017

A group of us ( more mature people) went out to The Waterwheel for morning tea. We all had coffees tea, iced Coffee, and the Hotel gave us some complimentary brownies. They were the best I have ever tasted! Drinks were great, as was the...More

Thank ppcp19792015
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Spent a couple of nights at Lake Tyers Beach and ate here every night. Not the cheapest option available but not overpriced, great food and friendly staff. Not quite your average pub meals, but four of us had various meals including the Crispy Lamb, local...More

Thank L T
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6 January 2018|
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Response from Sheryn R | Reviewed this property |
No kids play area, they have high chairs and it’s very spacious.
Kevin M
17 October 2017|
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Response from Geoff R | Reviewed this property |
I see you received a response and am confirming it does have suitable access
12 December 2016|
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Response from ppcp19792015 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure Jackson. Being a holiday region ( we live in lakes Entrance) I think they probably would be. Worth a call to find out. Sorry I can't help more.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 577 Lake Tyers Beach Rd, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Gippsland  >  Lakes Entrance
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5156 5855
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