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Rudder & Fin Eatery and Bar - CLOSED

203 Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
+61 51553055
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (3 reviews)
“salmon” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
203 Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stopped at Lakes Entrance while on a driving holiday. What a lovely seaside town. As we stayed at Bellevue on the Lakes, it seemed natural to have dinner at the Rudder & Fin, on the same premises, but not run by the hotel. I...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This restaurant is alongside the Bellevue motel in Lakes Entrance. I ordered the fish from the board that night while it was a sizeable peice of fish it wasn't cooked properly. The service was good but they weren't busy on the night. My husband had...More

Thank Lynette J
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Tried to book for Friday night, told you were no longer operating, is this correct? Very confused as bookings are being taken to high teas!

4  Thank Kas G
Reviewed 30 August 2016

What an experience!!!!! We thought we would do the right thing and making a booking although it was late in the afternoon. To our amazement we had to leave a message which was returned almost at the time we were expecting to arrive. On arriving...More

Thank Alby M
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Where do I start? Wine list, first 3 choices they didn't have, had to settle for their local house wine. Oysters? Supposed to be their specialty and Tuesday special. But alas no oysters. What?!?? Entrees, no cutlery or napkins. What?!?? Mains, veg side dish tough...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Delicious food, delicious oysters, my partner and I had an enjoyable meal. Great view across the water.

Thank enviromelza
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

We made a booking for 16 over a month before coming. It was arranged to be dishes from the menu but served as a table buffet. An hour and a half we were left waiting and it was only after 20 minutes of hassling to...More

Thank valhalla4
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We dined here two nights and had breakfast on two mornings. The restaurant is located in front of the Bellevue where we staying so it was convenient for wintry nights dining! We enjoyed a $10 cocktail during happy hour before a delicious meal. The menu...More

Thank 211chez
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We were staying at Bellevue on the Lakes and its resident cafe is Rudder and Fins. To avoid getting wet by the the rain the first night we were there we chose to eat on site. An attentive waitress explained the only catch of the...More

Thank nocatnow
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Staying at Bellevue on the Lakes so very convenient. Very quiet but great views across to the fishing fleet and had a great breakfast and coffee.

Thank NelnoD
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$36
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Esplanade, Lakes Entrance, Victoria 3909, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Gippsland  >  Lakes Entrance
  • Phone Number: +61 51553055
Welcome to Rudder and Fin, we are open breakfast 7 days a week. We are also able to cater for large and small functions in our restaurant and function rooms.
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