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Yorkey's Knob Boat Club

$$ - $$$, Seafood,
25-29 Buckley St | Yorkeys Knob, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4878, Australia
+61 7 4055 7711
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
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“yacht club” (7 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25-29 Buckley St | Yorkeys Knob, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4878, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Yacht Club has had a face lift and is now MUCH better than it was. Still the same great food, good service and friendly faces but the eating area is now air conditioned and much improved. I must say the view from the old...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tender hooks is no longer.It was a great restaurant.It is now Boaties, we went there expecting a nice dining experience. My meal was disgusting a medium rare steak ordered & a crucified piece of meat delivered. The service was a 1 out of 10. I...More

Thank K3278HWdavid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here a couple of times hoping it would improvie from my first visit and after hearing rave reviews from locals. The view is great. Nice way to have lunch within maritime surroundings. The restaurant side to it though lets it down massively....More

Thank clairev_1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there on a family trip to Cairns and I must admit we had a great time. This place has been referred to us for the views and the drinks and we finally came back for dinner and it was a great decision. We...More

Thank Clement D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for a family lunch, McDonald’s would have been better! We have been before a year ago and it was significantly better. False advertising also - “fresh bucket of prawns”, they were not fresh. Steak sandwiches and yorkey’s hamburger were bland, over cooked, no...More

Thank angeldelight2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A few days ago, we phoned from Hong Kong to book a table for 5 for a dinner on New Year Eve. The counter staff India was very helpful and responsive. She advised us about the set menu. Upon arrival of the boating club, though...More

Thank Rtary L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This could be such a great restaurant but fails so many times, there is now no bar service or meal service at the tables so you spend half your time lining up for drinks at the bar. You have to wait to even order as...More

Thank Lisalulu77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a smallish window of time to catch up with friends on the north side of Cairns so headed to the Yorkey’s Knob Boat Club for a quick snack, drink and something to keep the kids entertained. We were able to catch up and...More

Thank Sarox210
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place could be SO good, the location is stunning with beautiful views of the ocean but, that’s it. Sadly, the food is atrocious and service is incredibly slow. As others have suggested, bread is stale, steak is over cooked and cold, the burger pattie...More

Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner was lovely, midges did bite us, it was a little hot on the deck. Needed more fans for breeze and to keep the midges away.

Thank Melanie K
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30 December 2014|
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Response from Y3317SMdennisa | Reviewed this property |
Hi Runaway Su Best policy runaway from Yorkeys Knob Boat Club. First rule of business look after your customer. Management there just don't care!!! After a disastrous meal with guests I wrote to the Commodore & the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25-29 Buckley St | Yorkeys Knob, Yorkeys Knob, Queensland 4878, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Yorkeys Knob
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4055 7711
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