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Waterbar & Grill Steakhouse

Pierpoint Shopping Centre | Pier Shopping Centre, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 1199
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (325 reviews)
“steak” (538 reviews)
“garlic mash” (43 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pierpoint Shopping Centre | Pier Shopping Centre, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had the chicken tenders for entree which had a nice amount of spice. Main I had the reef and beef, although the steak a little underdone to what I had asked for it was tasty

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a late afternoon burger and beer. The meat pattie had really nice flavour and overall everything was great. Can’t beat a good burger. Good atmosphere and friendly service too.

Thank hkchrissy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here with some family last night and although the food was good, it was very expensive and in my opinion not fantastic enough to justify the cost. Inside was extremely noisy as though we were eating inside a nightclub and could not have...More

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took ny wife to this restaurant. We noticed a person eating the ribs as we walked in. I'm a sucker for pork spare ribs. I ordered them and my wife ordered the Crispy Skin Salmon! The full rack is 12 ribs but it's very, very,...More

Thank tincoll
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the pier at Cairns, excellent atmosphere. The food and service were excellent and the prices were reasonable. Recommended.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place does not disappoint. My husband is a carnivore that loves ribs, and he said the best ribs he has ever had was here. Great views over Trinity Inlet. The restaurant has low light for ambience in the evenings. I note this because there...More

Thank Jenni T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant itself is beautiful especially at sunset, with an amazing view across the marina. The menu is pretty reasonably priced and the staff were superb. Here comes the but... the chef is obviously trying to push his bbq sauce. Everything on the menu comes...More

Thank Richard K
WaterbarManager99, General Manager at Waterbar & Grill Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Richard I'm very sorry that you did not enjoy the way we cook our steak. All steaks are basted in red wine and our signature Lekker sauce to help retain moisture and enhance flavour. Though we understand there is a very small percentage of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely location, nice water views, very attentive staff. Loved the steaks, cooked perfectly to our various orders. All were very happy we decided to meet up here for dinner. Was our first visit to Cairns in 15yrs, great way to start out our dining experience...More

Thank kttubbie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were so friendly and always had a smile on their face the food was amazing couldn’t have asked for anything more. It’s kid friendly and staff very accommodating. Thank you for the Perfect Dinner👍🏼

1  Thank allygfunk2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner at this restaurant with my partner and young daughter. Exceptional service and I thought the Cairns cooler cocktail was the best I’ve ever had. Steaks were cooked sensationally and all meals were lovely. Waiters and waitresses super friendly, helpful and efficient. Thoroughly recommend...More

1  Thank Abby C
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Questions & Answers
Brian F
31 January 2018|
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Response from DeeDeeCee | Reviewed this property |
Hi, 2 mains, a side and 3 alcoholic drinks cost us $102. $250 should be enough for a decent dinner.
Sebastian H
16 December 2017|
Response from RCKMM | Reviewed this property |
Closed Christmas Day
24 November 2017|
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Response from WaterbarManager99 | Property representative |
Hello - the maximum we can take is 160 people
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pierpoint Shopping Centre | Pier Shopping Centre, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 1199
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