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Port Douglas Surf Club Bar & Bistro

Australian, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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| Cnr Mowbray St & The Esplanade, Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4099 4335
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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited on a night where there was a little wind about, but were we well sheltered by glass. Welcoming staff. You are given a menu and shown to a table. When you have picked your meal, you order at a counter near the entrance. Drinks are available from the bar and you have to go to the bar to... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We dined at the Port Douglas Surf Club 3 times during our 8 night stay, partly because it was just a block from our apartment and partly because it was reasonably priced, great food. We had a variety of meals including steak, calamari, pork belly steamed buns and salmon - all of which were very nice. Couldn't beat the location... More 

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Thank Helen B
Mooloolaba, Australia
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic little layback spot for an afternoon beer. Food is quite good surprisingly as well. Right on the Beach front.

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Thank Andrew B
Sunbury, Australia
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on our first night in Port Douglas as it was only a couple of minutes walk from our accomodation. The location is perfect being right at the beach. We were able to go for a stroll on the beach after dinner. There is also a little fenced kids area at the side so they could play while... More 

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Thank Claire K
Sydney, Australia
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316 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would not expect such good food at a surf club bar. Not just pub food. Try the sushi, or a burger, or a salad - all were good. Service s good too and a nice location on the beach. Beers not so great though.

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Thank Andrew H
Basildon, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I went here with my family after a lovely long walk along the beach. It's a great place to just chill out with a nice cold glass of something on their sofas or to have lunch. My son had a duck doughnut! Yes, I know it sounds awful but it actually works! My son certainly enjoyed it! I was more... More 

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Thank DawnyMum1971
Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I was very surprised with the quality of the food for just a surf club. Well worth a visit and better than some of the restaurants. Great location just off the beach. Great for lunch or dinner.

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Thank BonnieBester
Mykonos Town, Greece
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere by the beach with full moon view. Food very good and large servings. My mate's steak was 'sensational' so he will be back. Meal served promptly and staff very friendly and courteous. Like everywhere else in PD, take mozzie spray!

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Thank Cheryl N
Korumburra, Victoria, Australia
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I can't believe we've been to Port a number of times and haven't stumbled upon this hidden gem until now. We had been for a swim and actually wer looking for the loo when we happened across this place. What a beautiful spot, filetered beach views, really upmarket, lovely food, in a relaxed atmosphere. We were a little disheveled but... More 

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Thank Kelly H
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The bistro caters for all ages and is a great place for a well priced but quality meal. Whenever we go to Port Douglas, we will always go there at least 2-3 times during our stay.

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Australian, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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  • Address: | Cnr Mowbray St & The Esplanade, Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Port Douglas
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4099 4335

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