Low Head Pilot Station Seafood Shack

Restaurant and Cafe

At the Low Head Seafood Shack, you can experience the classic Australian vibes of fish and chips and ice creams on the beach. Set in a unique, historic and beautiful village – the atmosphere is relaxed, kids roam free and families have fun. Fish and chips, burgers, tacos, salads, and seasonal specials including scallops, oysters and sashimi.

Located in a prime and picturesque waterfront position, seconds from the water’s edge and central to the growers and makers of the Tamar Valley. Grab a local wine, beer or cider fun drinks and sweets for the family. Casual beachside dining, where you can wander around the Pilot Station lawns, laze beneath the Norfolk Island pines or book a sunny table in the courtyard or cosy indoor spot within the vintage coxswain’s house.

In a days visit, enjoy the local beaches perfect for safe family swimming, visit the lighthouse, learn about shipwrecks and sailors in the maritime museum, ride the local MTB trails of Mt George, catch a squid or fish from the breakwater wall. It is home to the Low head Penguin Tours, visit on sunset for a tour to see the fairy penguins returning home to the beach or stay on site in the family beach cottages, and pick up some supplies from our onsite little provedore stocked with Tasmania’s best!


Alfresco/Outdoor Dining Carpark Coach Parking Family Friendly Gallery / Museum Lawn / Gardens Non Smoking Pet Friendly Shop / Gift Shop Suitable for Functions Takeaway Available Waterside Dining

Internet Access

Free Wifi

Meal Types


Cuisine Types

American Australian Bakery/Patisserie Beer Beverage Brunch Cheese / Charcuterie / Platters Cider Coffee Gluten Free Available Mediterranean Mexican Seafood Vegan Wine


Fully licensed, No BYO

Disabled Assistance

Disabled access available


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