Welcome to Mudbar, your new favourite Launceston's cafe and restaurant. With an amazing atmosphere and high-quality service, you’ll be wowed before you’ve even tried the food. At our seaport restaurant and cafe we use predominantly Tasmanian ingredients to make dishes with exciting Asian influences, heat, and spices.
If you love great food and wine, Mudbar should be next on your list of Launceston cafes and restaurants to try. Enjoy a fantastic dining experience with a feel-good atmosphere, relax with a cup of coffee or maybe even give a try to some of our cocktails in Launceston.
We have over 45 years’ experience in the hospitality industry, so we know how to create a great restaurant. It’s not just the food and the atmosphere, it’s the customers too. We set food standards in Tasmania with a staff culture that is unique. Our staff are all passionate about Mudbar, and about giving great customer service. After all, we wouldn’t be here if it weren’t for our amazing customers.
Whether you already love Asian foods or are here to give it a try, we’ve got something for everyone. All of our dishes are flavoursome with herbs and spices that go great together. Our chefs are all highly experienced in what they do and know which flavours make your meal pop for a sweet, salty, hot, or spicy taste. We try and use local, Tasmanian farms for all of our ingredients, and we even have our own Mudbar farm which we use to supply the ingredients for some of our meat dishes. Even our oyster bar is stocked from various Tasmanian farms, so you know that everything you’re getting is fresh, great quality, and helping out the local economy.
Mudbar is a great place to meet with friends for lunch, dinner, or casual drinks. You can enjoy all of this alongside live music on Sundays and take advantage of our late closing times every day. You can also hire one of our private rooms as your function venue in Launceston for larger events. Whether it’s a sit-down meal or a standing event, we can help tailor your event however you need it and our talented kitchen team can create a variety of menus.
Our riverside café restaurant is one of the Launceston cafes and restaurants that offer a picture-perfect place to meet your friends and family. Whether you’re planning to catch up at lunch or enjoy a cocktail or two as you do a little people-watching, our location on Seaport Boulevard provides the ideal opportunity for an al-fresco get-together. We’re one of the most popular cafés on the waterfront with fantastic views over the North Esk River. You can enjoy relaxing at one of our open-air tables with friends or family or take some time alone to watch the world go by.
When the weather is not so accommodating you can retire to our beautifully designed interior where you can still savour the view. And if you get tired of the scene from our large windows, you can watch our talented chefs cooking up a storm in the open kitchen. Our café restaurant has been designed to reflect its waterfront location with a stylish combination of enticing blue walls with wooden accents which results in a comfortable space where people love to eat, drink and socialise in a stylish buzzy environment.
Mudbar is open daily from lunchtime to welcome our customers old and new. We pride ourselves on providing some of the best fusion cuisine in Launceston served up in a fun, fast-paced and vibrant atmosphere. Our experienced team know exactly how to make your visit to our café a special occasion and strive every day to deliver delicious food and outstanding service to ensure a memorable experience.
We always aim to make every visit special and, judging from our reviews, we’re doing a great job! We’ve been described as having a charming ambience, of consistently serving up great food and providing attentive but never intrusive service. We’re meticulous about focusing on our customers’ experience and that’s what makes us a place our customers return to time and time again.
With over 45 years of restaurant experience under our belts, we offer the highest standard of food and wine to create a fine dining experience in a relaxed environment that reflects the café culture here in Launceston Tasmania. Only the very best food and wine make it onto our menus. We test every wine ourselves and every dish is created with care from local fresh produce.
So, the next time you’re looking for a fun and vibrant café in Launceston, pay a visit to Mudbar. We’re the ideal place to watch the world go by, sample some of the finest wines and cocktails and indulge in delicious food that’s been cooked by chefs with a real passion for creating unforgettable dishes. We’re open daily from late morning and while we do appreciate bookings, we’re always happy to accommodate walk-in customers.
If you’ve never been to Mudbar before, you’re in for a treat and if you’re a regular – well we’re so glad you’ve decided to return. Knowing that our customers love what we do is a great accolade!
There’s a wine to go with any meal, and ours are predominantly Tasmanian. We have a wide range of different wines, reds, whites, roses, and sparkling wines to complement your meal or just to enjoy throughout the day, served from 11am ‘til late.
Or why not try our selection of cocktails? We have all the classics as well as our own signatures mixes with an Asian twist, and our mixologists are extremely talented. If you don’t like the look of the cocktails on the menu, let them know what flavours you do like and they’ll whip one up especially for you.
So, book your table online or by calling 03 6334 5066. Or, just pop into 28 Seaport Boulevard as we always keep tables for walk-ins to enjoy our Cafe in Launceston, Tasmania, so you won’t be disappointed.