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Smokey Joe's Cafe Bar & Grill The Ramada

627 The Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4197 0667
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
627 The Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had the buffet breakfast both mornings of our stay at the Ramada. You can pre-purchase buffet breakfast vouchers from Ramada reception for $15 each. We found a good variety of food in the buffet. Some staff go over and beyond and some are a...More

Thank Wooroolin
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant was very busy both nights that I ate there. Service was still good. Meals came out quite quickly and staff were friendly and patient. I had risotto one night and paella the next. Both meals were delicious, large servings and reasonably priced. Drinks...More

Thank Boyd J
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Stayed here for whale watching and ate in the restaurant for one night. Staff were efficient and attentive. Steaks were pretty good although not really medium rare as requested. Desserts were great! We challenged the Pinot Noir wine served and it was promptly replaced but...More

Thank Trev P
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Having an overnight stay in the hotel we decided to visit their restaurant and we were glad we did. The food was delightful and well presented. Staff were very good and assisted with our choices. AM happy to recommend eating here if you find yourself...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Partner and I have been here for breakfast and dinner and enjoyed every time staff are very friendly and helpful.

Thank frasercoast1
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We started off by being seated by a lovely waitress, then we ordered the chicken deluxe and the chicken mango cilantro skewers. Both arrived very quickly, food was tasty and fresh. Loved the mango chicken. Reasonably good value for money. Dessert however was the show...More

Thank XqsMe
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Booked in and dined on a Friday night. First time here found the ambience was good, the greeting was very friendly and found the service throughout the night was excellent. The food was was very tasty and timely delivered and the prices were not exorbitant....More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Love the food here For $10 was well worth Breakfast. Very short walk from Whale cove. Really polite customer service. Diane

Thank bdraper8
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The restaurant is very welcoming and well presented. The food (we had oysters, salmon and fillet steak) was perfectly cooked and well presented. The wine list is limited. Service was excellent.

Thank coatsie50
Reviewed 19 August 2017

After some very disappointing meals on our recent stay to Hervey Bay we decided to try Smokey Joes. What a change that was the meals were excellent, staff were very polite, friendly and nothing was a hassle. Will definitely be returning to dine here on...More

Thank Jane N
RamadaHerveyBay, Guest Relations Manager at Smokey Joe's Cafe Bar & Grill The Ramada, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi Jane, thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are very happy to hear you found the meals excellent and were happy with the staff. Look forward to welcoming you back next time you are in Hervey Bay.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 627 The Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Hervey Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4197 0667
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