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Boatshed Restaurant

27a Lake Wendouree Fshr, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 3 5333 5533
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
27a Lake Wendouree Fshr, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service is by a collection of uni students who fumble around with no idea what is happening. Much of the food is pedestrian at best. Staff wander around aimless guessing where food should be delivered. I would give this a miss. Food it prepped before...More

Thank 884geneg
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Delicious muscles, beautiful setting. No problem to have dessert & coffee as take away. Worth a visit.

Thank RinStepGeo
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We visit here at least 3-5 time a week for coffee and sometimes food. Lovely smooth tasting coffee and very well presented staff.

Thank Kade T
Reviewed 14 February 2018

lovely atmosphere, very good food and service, this is a great spot to watch the lake and the birds on it, while having a big breakfast. Average pricing, but still representing good value for what you get. Parking is not a problem and it was...More

Thank Rhys G
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We sat overlooking the lake on a bright sunny morning and really enjoyed the views and the ambience of the place. We were sitting in the back section which is quite light, bright and airy. After enjoying coffee and watching the fantastic looking breakfasts being...More

1  Thank db7952
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Went here with a friend for afternoon tea on a very cold bleak day. Inside was lovely and warm. Pity the same couldn't be said about the staff!!! Very cold and unwelcoming. The hot water for tea was only warm. The lemon tart was delicious...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in for lunch on a cold winters day. Nice and warm inside with pleasant and helpful staff. The Fish was nice. The boatshed burger was a hut with the kids. Not sure about the thai chicken curry with yoghurt being authentic thai but was...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Reasonable priced food, all seemed very enjoyable, great views across the lake, Cold day in Ballarat but reasonably warm inside, No atmosphere was the only thing missing

Thank gazzz1
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Dropped in for a meal with family and was not disappointed. Had a steak from the menu and with garlic butter and vegetables this meal was very memorable. Nicely cooked and very well presented the steak was very nice. The staff were very helpful and...More

Thank Piesman11560
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Lunch at the Boatshed Restaurant on Lake Wendouree was both relaxing and delicious. Our wait staff were attentive and prompt, bringing water and glasses to the table without us asking. We both ordered the wrap special of the day, Cajun Spice Chicken. It was absolutely...More

1  Thank MacElle_Angel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27a Lake Wendouree Fshr, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Ballarat
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5333 5533
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