With seating for up to 260 people and with a relaxed, contemporary feel, we can cater for all of your events, birthdays, coach tours or work functions, we can do it all. 

Our talented kitchen team strive to offer you great meals using the freshest produce available and we can also offer a tailor made set menu for your special function.

The V Bar lounge offers our A la carte or Main Menu for lunch and dinner.


All the classics - schnitzels, seafood & sensational steaks.  Kids & Light options, plus sweet sweets!



Tassie in a glass - featuring lovely Tasmanian Wines plus our house wines available by the glass

View the Wine List

$20 Two Course Lunch - Available Monday - Thursday  - Lunch only Main + Dessert

$28 Pint & Parmi offer - Available Monday - Thursday  - Lunch & Dinner

Dine For Free on you Birthday* - Available 7 Days  - Lunch & Dinner - Adult Main Meals only & Proof of ID is required

Plus Black Board Specials Available Daily



Looking for somewhere to hold a special event?  The VBar is available for private functions (conditions apply).

Enjoy canapes and cocktails while taking in the picturesque views of the Mersey River.  With a gas log fireplace, relax in comfort in the cooler months.

See our current Canape Menu here.

Gaming at the Eli

Fancy a flutter? Visit our comfortable Gaming Lounges, providing TASKeno and many TAB facilities.

We pride ourself on providing user-friendly gaming facilities while always promoting responsible gaming within its venues.

It is our desire to provide a total entertainment package to patrons: Pleasant bar facilities, good food choices, comfortable gaming lounges, live music where appropriate... all in convenient locations with good parking, and all operated by friendly local staff.

Please Gamble Responsibly. Gamblers Help 1800 858 858.

For more information or help, please see the Responsible Gambling information page here


The Eli is situated on the scenic banks of the Mersey River. Metres away from beautiful ocean views, walking and cycling tracks, local attractions, the CBD and transport - this makes us the ideal venue for your accommodation needs. Enjoy the views of the Mersey River and The Spirit of Tasmania while you dine in our restaurant or bar, open daily for Lunch and Dinner.

Bistro is open for lunch between 12.00 – 2.00pm and from 5.30pm for dinner. Reservations recommended. 

Main Menu is also available in the bar 7 days. No bookings needed.

Bar  Hours:

Sunday - Wednesday   10am - 9pm
Thursday - Friday   10am - 10pm
Saturday   10am - Midnight


Gaming Hours:

Sunday - Tuesday      11am - 9pm
Wednesday     10am - 9pm
Thursday & Friday     10am - 10pm
Saturday                    10am - Midnight



Call us on 03 64246555 Email elimatta@goodstone.com.au

Get social with the ELI

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  • The Argosy
  • The Bridge
  • Central Bar and Restaurant
  • Formby Hotel
  • The Happy Backpacker
  • Elimatta
  • The Lighthouse
  • Neptune Grand Hotel
  • RA
  • Seabrook Hotel
  • Somerset Hotel