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Eat and Drink Port Arthur Historic Site

By Port Arthur Accommodation on November 2, 2023 in

Eat + Drink

Port Arthur Historic Site offers dining options to suit everyone – from quick and delicious sandwiches made fresh in our Café, to the tempting menu in 1830 Restaurant & Bar. Gluten-free, vegetarian, vegan, and other dietary options are available.

1830 Restaurant & Bar – Open Wednesday to Saturday inclusive

With sweeping views of the Penitentiary, gardens and grounds, 1830 Restaurant & Bar is a perfect place to enjoy a long, relaxed meal with friends. Our menu uses fresh seasonal produce sourced from local growers and producers, and you can choose your favourite from our range of fine Tasmanian wines, craft beers, whiskies and spirits.

Open for drinks from 3pm Wednesday – Saturday. See more information or view the menu.

Port Arthur Café

Open daily 9am – 5pm

Menu includes:

  • Hot & Cold drinks
  • Sandwiches & salads
  • Pies & burgers
  • Fish & chips
  • Soups & curries
  • Cakes & sweet treats
  • Ice creams
  • And more

Asylum Café

Located  in former Asylum and Town Hall, adjacent to our Separate prison a perfect place to sit and relax during your visit

Coffee, cold drinks , sandwiches pies, ice-creams and more

OPEN 11am to 3pm from 26 December 2023

Port Arthur Food Van

Located on the historic site, offering limited food & beverages

Currently CLOSED

Special events / catering

contact us for private exclusive dining  options in our:

  • Visiting Magistrates House
  • Asylum
  • 1830 Restaurant & Bar

Email Reservations@portarthur.org.au