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The Source

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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Mona | 655 Main Road, Berriedale, Glenorchy, Tasmania 7011, Australia
61362779904
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My partner and I had one of the best meals of my life on Friday, with the service, atmosphere, choices, presentation, and matching of flavours and textures all excellent. Also, new ingredients and surprises made this the most interesting and enjoyable meal I have ever had. Just like MONA itself, it was a feast of pleasure for the senses. Try... More 

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautifully located on the property. Enjoyed delicious food with so much thought in the menu. Wine delicious. They seemed under resourced to order food and drinks, was slow. But worth it when each arrived.

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Thank Angela Z
Auckland Central, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a fabulous lunch with amazing food and wine with an extensive wine list. The view is amazing and the service really good

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1 Thank Penelope P
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was the food awesome? Yes absolutely. Was the venue amazing? Yes absolutely. Did our waitress provide outstanding service? Hell No! She even left out 3 bottles of wine off the bill? Why is it that Hobart has amazing food and appalling service? I need to open a finishing school for front of house service because people - once again, it... More 

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Perth, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Maybe my expectations were too high but we were very disappointed with our lunch at The Source. Service wasn't what was expected firstly having to wait ages on hold to make the initial booking with no apology, almost criticised for calling when they're busy. After making the booking was contacted and requested to change to an earlier time as they... More 

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Thank Barbara M
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful surprise this place is! The plant covered tables outside were just divine as was the food! We all loved every meal we had and the whole experience was amazing!

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a sunny day on the balcony of The Source, we had a table covered with live plants as tablecloth. As expected the service and the food was of exceptional quality. The Maitre D seemed a bit dubious first as we were not smartly clothed, living on a boat... But we enjoyed our lunch immensely. The view was a bonus.

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Thank Daniel V
Brisbane
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food and service here is wonderful. Although I am allergic to shellfish, and that is the majority of dishes on the menu, I was still able to enjoy the chicken. What was most impressive was the dessert menu. I saw about 4 different things at other tables and would love to have tried them all as the one I... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding food on another level. It's a must in Australia!!! Romantic and great views of the Derwent. Food is high quality and one of Hennessy in Australia.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful restaurant. Awesome view. Great food. A winery cellar door, and a fantastic museum...hard to beat the experience. Went for lunch after 3 hours at MONA.Light lunch of oysters, ceviche of ocean trout, and a glass of wine. Perfect break from the museum. Moorilla cellar door tasting included with lunch.Good service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mona | 655 Main Road, Berriedale, Glenorchy, Tasmania 7011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Greater Hobart  >  Glenorchy  >  Berriedale
  • Phone Number: 61362779904
Description
The Source Restaurant takes its name from the John Olsen painting that hangs in the ceiling of the foyer. Its focus is on local seasonal produce, presented according to the whim of Vince Trim (ha), our Executive Chef, and his team. Shared plates, fresh, uncomplicated food, and a lovely outlook over the museum grounds. À la carte breakfast and lunch, Wednesday - Monday. À la carte dinner, Fridays and Saturdays from 6pm.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?