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The Bayswater

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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569 Esplanade Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4194 6444
11:00 - 00:00
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 00:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Do yourself a favour and go else where. This is the first time I have written a negative review. I booked a table for 14 people, only 3 out of the 14 meals come out together, all other meals came out over a 2 hour period.. Food that did come out was average. Paid for food that didn't arrived, discussed... More 

Thank Kylie S
Bundaberg, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A lot of people there as pre Christmas parties. 20 lol at our table 2 meals out of 5 different orders arrived together some taking 2+ hrs. Ask waitress if we could order dessert's. 2 chefs didn't turn up so we have closed down orders early. 8.15pm pathetic yet we didn't get some meals till way after 9.30pm. advice teach... More 

Thank Megzy22
Miranda, Australia
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115 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was next to our resort (Oceans) so thought we would try the pub for dinner. We ordered 2 diffferent steak meals and both were inedible. One had so much fat through it and covered up by tex mex sauce, the other one was grey around the outside so think it wasn't fresh. Lots of people eat there but think... More 

Thank Jill A
Derby, United Kingdom
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688 reviews
381 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 360 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When you eat in pubs like the Bayswater you're not expecting Michelin star food - just good quality, good value food. This is what we got. Two dishes, including a steak, for 56 A$ that were quite edible, and provided a fantastic view of the ocean. Add to that a decent pint (well, schooner), and what more do you want?

Thank OlderGuy1956
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Over priced and very unimpressive.... Menu said two oysters only got one... Prawn skewer old ...presentation terrible...price high

Thank Stephanie G
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to meet freinds for any occasion at any time day or night , great food and awesome entertainment

Thank Peter L
Sunshine Coast
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100 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really would like to give them a good review. I enjoy having a drink there - but will never return for the food. Great location - food overpriced and well below average. Whiting fillets - greasy and overcooked. Veal rack - chewy and overcooked. The jus was over reduced. Very saly and inedible. I don't expect high quality from... More 

Thank jayvee1
Hervey Bay, Australia
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has a beaut location (it's attached to a relatively new resort overlooking the ocean) and is quite well furnished, but after three disappointing visits , enough is enough, I won't be back! The bar staff do a good job, but the drinks are more expensive than in any other bar in Hervey Bay that I have visited. The... More 

Thank Bar-Gird
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a lovely spot for a cold drink and a meal on the verandah overlooking Urangan Pier and across to Fraser Island. The food is good and presented beautifully.

1 Thank Leanne S
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

A gorgeous location and restaurant but unfortunately it's very much let down by its good. Very overpriced and and when we let the staff know our oysters arrived COLD, the man was quite rude. Go for a cocktail, not a meal.

Thank Krystle J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
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: 569 Esplanade Urangan, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Hervey Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4194 6444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?