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17254 Bass Highway, Boat Harbour, Tasmania 7321, Australia
+61 3 6445 1400
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“calamari” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Seafood, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
17254 Bass Highway, Boat Harbour, Tasmania 7321, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner here was delicious and great portion size. Excellent service and a fantastic wine and cocktail menu. Only downside was prices, garlic bread soup and chicken roulade 1 coke and glass of house white was over $80.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Don't call your customers 'Guys'. Apart from that the service was Ok. The menu was seriously limited. I had the lamb which was well cooked, however the sauce was very 'commercial'. Others in my group had the pork which was quite good except the crackle...More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Visited the "renewed" version of this nicely located restaurant last week for a quiet coffee and sweet before heading to Burnie. Getting there just on opening time, was professionally greeted by a young male waiter who enthusiastically explained the menu options for us before seating...More

2  Thank ForeverZorro
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Called into Boat Harbour Beach and found this gem, sensational coffee, great service and very tasty well priced food. Fantastic view right on the waters edge. Can't wait to return again.

1  Thank alancF1099XT
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Extremely warm and welcoming smiles from the owner and it was downhill from there today. Where do we start? Waiter did not know the type of coffee used describing it as medium roast blend so a double shot was ordered but was delivered lukewarm and...More

1  Thank ChangerSydney
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

What a delight to find such a good cafe at this beautiful beach location. We dined outside under a large awning that provided good protection from the sun. We ordered fish & chips and salt & pepper calamari. Both were very good. The fish was...More

Thank LindsayMann
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Visiting Boat Harbour for a family wedding and this was our go to place for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Beautiful position right on the beach. Very well looked after 👍👍👍

Thank Meredith F
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed sampling calamari and chips, coffee and ice cream whilst staying in the area. Great value, friendly staff... Just a good honest experience... One of the best yet in tas on our 5 week trip. They also use the surf club house so it's a...More

Thank kevern b
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Great place and atmosphere. Very busy with friendly staff. Food delicious and fast service. Took a few drive pasts to find a park although it was a very hot day with a packed beach. Great views of the beach with playground straight in front. Good...More

Thank Saldamo
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch here today and it was superb, we shared calamari for entree, I had Tom Yum soup for main and hubby had scotch fillet, onion rings, potato, snow peas, broccoli and jus, we had scones jam and cream for dessert...More

Thank TinaEvans1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Seafood, Contemporary
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17254 Bass Highway, Boat Harbour, Tasmania 7321, Australia (Formerly Harvest and Cater)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Boat Harbour
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6445 1400
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Illume restaurant is located at 17264 bass highway boat harbour We offer in house catering and wedding services at the restaurant .accomodation is available at our location with killynaught cottages
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