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Watermark Restaurant & Bar

The Watermark 72-74 the Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 4281
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood mornay” (10 reviews)
“steak” (59 reviews)
“pizza” (43 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Steakhouse, Pizza, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Watermark 72-74 the Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Watermark Restaurant & Bar
" 5-Star service, fantastic food and fresh."
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"i got the hot & cold seafood platter to share and it was amaaaazing"
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"Fantastic view looking out toward the ocean with a warm breeze blowing"
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1 - 10 of 772 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went to this place on Last Tuesday Night - still very busy. we’re walk in around 6.30 we still managed to get a balcony table on a beautiful summers night. we’re ordered seafood platter for 2, seafood monay, Jonh Dory special, half chilli prawns half...More

1  Thank SydneyLoveEat
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 26 December 2017

We recently travelled to Townsville for work. We visited this restaurant for lunch and were blown away by the amazing food. Firstly, we were greeted by the most helpful & professional male host and ushered to a table of our choosing (luckily we had options...More

2  Thank Rob Kat D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came in for dinner and was seated promptly by our friendly waiter. The service was amazing and the food was spot on! Their selection of high quality cocktails coupled with the amazing view made it a night to remember. Highly recommend this venue.

2  Thank Edan T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to hang out. Food was amazing and portion size was huge. Service is attentive and also friendly at the same time. I had The Mistress Cocktail which was the best. Ambiance is great with sea breeze and view is breathtakingly. Enjoyed. Will be...More

1  Thank Darsh P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was tasty and well priced. Staff were very attentive, and were happy to accomodate to our dietary requirements. Will visit again!

2  Thank Elliot S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been in Townsville for 5 years and compared to Dominos pitza, watermarks pitza is nothing, burnt, totally from base to the top , thrown, sorry for this description but I was shocked by everything, it was margarita, but it looks like , some...More

2  Thank Mostafa S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service and view always exemplary. Food is tasty and plenty of choices. Partner had the rump and said it was cooked to perfection and tender as. Only minus is a couple of TVs in the dining area. Really!!! One the whole always a good feed.

Thank KaosandWixi
Reviewed 1 week ago

The setting is quitebeautiful as the restaurant sits on The Strand at Townsville overlooking the ocean and Magnetic Island. The service was friendly and efficient. The menu provided a good array of choices. The meals were delicious. My steak had been cooked to perfection. Would...More

Thank Baylovers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether it's for Lunch or Dinner the food is delicious with great wait staff too. With great views too.

Thank Peter L
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pricing. Staff are friendly. They cater for largr group, couples, families. Great veiw. Highly recommend. Good size meals.

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Questions & Answers
2 July 2015|
Response from James L | Reviewed this property |
Yes we do cater for weddings, please take a look at our website and click on functions , regards Danny
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Watermark 72-74 the Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4724 4281
  • E-mail
The Watermark Bar and Restaurant is Townsville's premier venue boasting breathtaking views of Cleveland Bay & Magnetic Island. Positioned in the heart of Townsville’s tourist hub - The Strand - The Watermark offers contemporary sophisticated dining and a relaxed alfresco sports and lounge bar. Renowned for its warm & welcoming atmosphere, The Watermark is a family friendly local favourite and the venue of choice for international tourists and interstate visitors. It's unique combination of open and intimate spaces makes it the ideal location for birthdays, special occasions, corporate functions and tailored events. From a prime beef burger to the freshest oysters; the best local beers to fine champagne; big screen sports to live music; a girls night out to a stunning wedding reception; - The Watermark Townsville is a benchmark venue with comprehensive appeal...
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