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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Market
“Fantastic market held every Saturday at Salamanca. Wonderful selection of market stalls with local produce and a wide range of products produced by local artisans.”
  • 186 locals recommend
Museum
“This beautiful meseum has lots of large spaces for families to explore. they often have free activities for Children too. Located by the Hobart docks. There is street parking close by (pay per hour on voucher machines), or park in the council operated Argly Street Car Park (pay on exit depending on length of stay).”
  • 78 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Great breakfast option, get in early as the pastries go fast! I love Philadelphia s almond croissants. If you miss out the bao buns are so tasty. Also grab some cheese, bread and other nibbles for a picnic. ”
  • 69 locals recommend
Bakery
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“A bakery and cafe along Hampden rd Battery Point stroll see the history of this suburb, whilst enjoying great amazing selection of bread, pies, pastries and cakes are all baked in the premises. ”
  • 60 locals recommend
Café
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“Great pub with local, interstate and international music acts most nights of the week, a great beer garden and yummy food.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Café
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“Popular spot with the locals for coffee, food and wood fired pizzas. Plenty of outdoor seating to enjoy the warmer weather.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Cosy brunch cafe favouring locally sourced, with seasonal menu. Rustic interior design, wonderful atmosphere. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Suspended over Sullivan’s Cove, The Glass House has redefined style on Hobart’s waterfront. Elegant cocktails, Tasmanian inspired shared plates, international flair and 280 degree water views.”
  • 52 locals recommend
Route
“Iconic street with a marvellous surviving row of old warehouses that are now home to bars, cafes, restaurants and art galleries. Salamanca is the starting point for any stroll around Sullivan's Cove, and the centre of food and drinking nightlife in Hobart.”
  • 43 locals recommend
Transportation
“ Take a value for money Mona catamaran from Brooke Street Pier closeby out to see the renown MONA. A real quirky eye opener to the big question about what is really art? Prepare to spend a good portion of the day taking it all in. On the way to and from enjoy the views of the blue Derwent River and its abundance of sheltered bays, nestling yacht clubs and local suburbs.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“South American influenced waterfront dining and bar. Wheels and Doll Baby, Mona, Vegas Poker inspired decor - cocktail bar. 5 minute Walk”
  • 43 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Contemporary Australian, Italian, European dishes. Only a couple minutes walk from home it has exceptionally great food, unique wine list this multi awards winning Restaurant is a must.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Bakery
“Providing fantastic selection the taste of classic French patisserie, with local ingredients all made on site. It's an opulent destination sure not to be miss.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Place to shop
“Salamanca Fresh (in Salamanca Place / Salamanca Fruit Market building) .... for fruit and vegetables, meat, smallgoods, gourmet groceries, grocery essentials”
  • 29 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“The best Mexican food that I’ve ever had in Hobart. Good taste of decorations, cozy atmosphere, and of course yum nachos. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bar
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“Lively, welcoming drinking spot with a pretty outdoor area and even an old bus to take seat in. ”
  • 33 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Café
“Great pub with local, interstate and international music acts most nights of the week, a great beer garden and yummy food.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Restaurant
“South American influenced waterfront dining and bar. Wheels and Doll Baby, Mona, Vegas Poker inspired decor - cocktail bar. 5 minute Walk”
  • 43 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Contemporary Australian, Italian, European dishes. Only a couple minutes walk from home it has exceptionally great food, unique wine list this multi awards winning Restaurant is a must.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best Mexican food that I’ve ever had in Hobart. Good taste of decorations, cozy atmosphere, and of course yum nachos. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Bar
“Lively, welcoming drinking spot with a pretty outdoor area and even an old bus to take seat in. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Gourmet burgers, share plates and craft beer in a warm, dimly lit tavern with sandstone walls.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great food..takeaway or sit down, casual On the waterfront, gets very busy in summer”
  • 25 locals recommend
Café
“ Breakfast/Lunch: Small-Fry just up from the Odeon Theatre (one of Mona's venues) seats around twelve and has a tight-yet-excellent menu, great coffee through a hole-in-the-wall sorta set up, and they bake fresh doughnuts in three or four flavours every morning. ”
  • 23 locals recommend

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