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Banjo's Bar & Bistro

$$ - $$$, ,
Corner Island Drive & Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 7220
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“schnitzel” (14 reviews)
“steak” (37 reviews)
“calamari” (12 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Corner Island Drive & Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a fantastic meal here on our last night in the area, I suggest you book as we had to wait for a table. The food is awesome and large portions. Highly recommended from me.

Thank Swooty
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a combination! Staff are warm, welcoming, friendly and helpful. Food is very good and the value is great, this coupled with a great atmosphere makes dining here a pleasure. The menu is extensive and they have 2-4-1 deals on certain days.

Thank Jayne J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love the food here, very well priced and enjoyable, Friendly helpful staff, and great cocktails as well

Thank jdack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely meal here last night. We each went for a parmie. I chose the Scallopini and my husband went for the calamari one. I must say I was impressed by the amount of calamari! The sauce on mine was absolutely delicious. Service...More

Thank Roma3161
wishingangel, Manager at Banjo's Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

THANK YOU! We are very happy to hear you enjoyed our delicious Chicken Parmigiana’s, they are pretty good! Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review, we really appreciate it. We shall see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The 2 for 1 dinner deal was a bargain. The steak was cooked to perfection as was the chicken parmi. Top meal! The only downside was the people smoking in the dining area.

Thank WTP54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love going here for there cheap good yummy meals ...just so relaxing..great place to go with friends for a nice lunch or out to dinner...great friendly staff to..

Thank Shaz C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little local pub like place,food is awesome with daily specials & dinner deals, wont break the bank.

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

If your staying in Airlie Beach treat yourself to a trip over the hill and it will not go unrewarded Banjos Bar and Bistro have friendly helpful staff and Parmas that will leave you full and satisfied! Head there on a Sunday and Tuesday and...More

Thank Christopher M
wishingangel, Manager at Banjo's Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

👌🏼🤗THANK YOU so much for your awesome review on us! Your kind words made us all smile and and we are so happy you had a nice visit with us. Thank you VERY much...

Reviewed 29 May 2018

WOW. Came across this place out of no where, 2 meals for $25! They were quick to come out and delicious. Amazing value and wish we had found this place at the start of the holiday. Would definitely go back.More

Thank 365taylab
wishingangel, Manager at Banjo's Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

🤗THANK YOU! We really appreciate you taking the time to write us a review. We’re so happy to hear you had a good time with us. We do love our little pub💖 AND our wonderful visitors! Hope you enjoyed your stay in our lovely area....More

Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Second visit last night and it was like my first. Supper friendly, officiant, cheeky, professional, fun staff. I had the Prawn Gnocchi again. Perfect amount of chilli, Parmesan and prawns. And the cheesy garlic bread is the bomb.... love the buzz in here. Place was...More

Thank Bear_Wilson
wishingangel, Manager at Banjo's Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

😂YES! The chefs do like the bell! We just sometimes cannot keep up with how quickly they can get the meals out...they get a little impatient 😁 LOVE LOVE LOVE your review... Thank you for taking the time out to write us a review, we...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 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
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner Island Drive & Shute Harbour Road, Cannonvale, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach  >  Cannonvale
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4946 7220
Banjo's Bar & Bistro is a popular choice for locals & tourists with well priced meals and some of the cheapest drinks in town within a family friendly atmosphere. Great cocktails, live music every Friday evening and a variety of Bistro specials every day, including 2-4-1 meals every Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday for lunch & dinner, the best selection of chicken parmigiana's in town for only $15 for lunch & dinner every Monday & Tuesday and every Thursday evening we offer the most mouth watering Lamb Shank special! And a great selection of Burgers available every day for lunch. We really do cater to everyone!!!! Come in and see for yourself!
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