Felons Bistro Temporary Closure
Felons Bistro at the Port Arthur Historic Site will be
closed July 19 – August 4 2014 for maintenance work.
The adjacent café will continue to operate during the day and in the evening, although with a limited menu.
A barbecue menu will be available in the outdoor courtyard adjacent
to the café area during the day.
We apologise for any inconvenience.
Other dining options nearby include:
Gabriels at Stewarts Bay Lodge, open nightly except Tuesday
and Wednesday +61 (0)3 6250 2771
The restaurant at the Port Arthur Motor Inn is open 7 nights +61 (0)3 6250 2101
Fox and Hounds Inn +61 (0)3 6250 2217
Our Felons Bistro, Port Cafe and Museum Coffee Shop have been recognised with a Silver Award in the Tourism Restaurants and Catering category at the Tasmanian Tourism Awards 2013.
Felons Bistro can satisfy your appetite for a quick and tasty family meal before your Ghost Tour or a relaxed dinner of beautifully prepared fresh local produce.
The Felons menu also offers great value children’s meals and our extensive wine list includes fine local, Tasmanian and Australian wines.
Felons Bistro is located in the Port Arthur Visitor Centre and is open daily from 5.30pm. Reservations are available at our Visitor Service Desk or by calling 1800 659 101.
Felons Bistro is committed to serving you some of Tasmania’s finest produce and wherever possible we source it from local growers and producers;
Oysters – Woody Island, Bruny Island
Blue Eye Trevalla, Scallops & Salmon – Mures Fisheries, Hobart
Quail – Rannoch Farm, Nubeena
Wallaby – ‘Sheppard’s Hut’, Westbury
Venison – Doo Town Meats, Tasman Peninsula
Porterhouse Steak – Cape Grim, north west Tasmania
Salad mix – Funky Fresh, Saltwater River
Mushrooms – Huon Valley
Free Range Chicken - Nichols, Tasmania
Smoked Mussells & Pickled Octopus - Norfolk Bay, south east Tasmania
Fine Tasmanian wines and beverages
Venison and Rabbit Pies - Pirates Bay Foods
Cafe Opening Hours
The Port Cafe, in the Visitor Centre, is open daily from 9am until late.
The Musuem Cafe, in the Asylum building adjacent to the Separate Prison, opens according to season.
January to April 10.00-4.00
May to September 11.30-4.00
October to December 10.30-4.00
Exclusive Fine Dining
We offer fine dining opportunities at the Visiting Magistrate's House at Port Arthur. This historic home, part of Civil Row adjacent to the Convict Church, has been fully refurbished to offer an environment in which small groups can dine in surrounds that reflect the comfort and style of a mid-nineteenth century gentleman's residence.
The Visiting Magistrate's House is available exclusively by prior arrangement for private and small group dining as well as business events. Please select the link below for more information.