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5 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb shoulder” (11 reviews)
“linguine” (8 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Sherwood’s twice in our 3 day stay, magnificent seafood, great service,good wine list and an excellent setting right in the middle of Cowes CBD. We will go back sometime in the future.

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Cowes for three nights and chose to eat at Sherwood’s for two of those nights (because the first night was so amazing we had to go back!). It was all perfect...the food, the service, the atmosphere. The waitresses were attentive and professional...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked in here for our anniversary. The place was hot, the corner seat we had was a bit uncomfortable (place was packed as long weekend so no where to move to). The service was very good but the meals were just ordinary although...More

Thank Kay A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had entrees and mains for dinner here and really enjoyed the food and the service from Eddie and the staff.

Thank Ilovecoffee61
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Having recently moved to the area, my wife and I were excited to try the food in and around Cowes. We chose Sherwoods as our first eatery based on their lunch menu and wonderful restaurant. The tables were covered in paper (linen underneath) which made...More

Thank Lewis M
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Popped in here for lunch and service was great! Food was delicious. My hubby and I both had hamburgers which were delicious with a glass of NZ Sauv Blanc. Yum!

Thank Denise G
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Great juicy Straks and the sea food serving was quite generous! Family friendly staff and service goes hand in hand! Definitely deserves a repeat visit!

1  Thank Yaz21
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Was going to order the calamari but were told they had run out. Are you joking, for a restaurant in a seaside resort to run out at their busiest time of the year is really poor. Chose the lamb shoulder instead which in itself was...More

1  Thank Chris K
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Very long wait for our 7pm booking for 5 people - 15 mins for menus, 30 for drinks and over an hour for food. The lamb linguini was very nice but the fish & chips had two small pieces and chips. The service was good...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our BnB hosts. We had booked our table but staff couldn’t seem to find it when we arrived. We were eventually seated upstairs in a 6 place seating. Drinks list came out but no menu. After we requested the food menu x 2,...More

Thank Deborah W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Thompson Ave, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Phillip Island  >  Cowes
  • Phone Number: 6159523773
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