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.

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

Open daily 11am – 3pm
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.

1830 Restaurant & Bar

1830 Restaurant & Bar is temporarily closed, reopening Wednesday 30 October 2024.

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.

Click here to view the menu

Special Events / Catering

Contact us for private exclusive dining options at Port Arthur including The Visiting Magistrates House, the Asylum / Town Hall and 1830 Restaurant & Bar.