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The Bayswater Bar and Bistro

U 569 571 Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4194 6444
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible19%
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Bar, Australian, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 569 571 Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very disappointed with out meal at this bistro. Such a beautiful location and could have been a wonderful experience. However, the quality of the food was very poor and I would not recommend you eat there.

Thank diane955
Reviewed 19 April 2017

View was excellent and the local artist performing 80's music should be on an international stage. However the food was somewhat disappointing and the service came with attitude. Mind you, I paid an extra 15% for that attitude because of the public holiday. I probably...More

Thank Walkinginherthongs
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Inedible rubbish. My one year old son could have made better food. Truly terrible. Really really bad

Thank Sean E
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Really nice if you want to stop for a drink and look out to the sea and have views of the pier. Thought the drinks were expensive about $15 for two schooners. Did not try food, but have to say the place did not look...More

Thank stuart c
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This restaurant is part of the resort and spa. A great location, and very very busy on both nights that we ate here, however food not top notch. The first night I had steak, medium rare. Too too fatty and the chips were cold. My...More

Thank Karan L
Reviewed 22 March 2017

dined in Bayswater 2 nights during the week, both nights the meals were excellent. On the Tuesday night they have a $15 Parmie night which is excellent value and outstanding food.

1  Thank philblockley
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We visited for lunch on a Saturday. Location is fantastic with views across the road to the beach and pier. Food was really nice too. I had a steakburger with fries that was really nice and my husband had a pizza which he really enjoyed...More

2  Thank Bonnie U
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We would have rated this higher but we find the accoustics are the biggest bugbear. It is well past the time when meaningful physical changes were made to this venue. The ambient noise levels are way too high to engage in quiet conversation. Good views,...More

1  Thank flapgum
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Had a couple of meals during brief stay in Urangan. Food was better than that served in the average pub. Staff were friendly, everything seems well priced. Although, should their small bottle shop be closed don't expect to buy a bottle of wine over the...More

1  Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Awesome outdoor setting for a drink and a feed. Staff are always friendly and up for a chat. Menu has changed which sucks as a Cob Loaf and a Beer was a great combo but no more Cobs!!!! Food is above average in general though....More

Thank zorrodog2000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Australian, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 569 571 Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Hervey Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4194 6444
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