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Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4722 2333
17:30 - 21:15
06:30 - 10:00
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Sun 07:00 - 11:30
Sun - Sat 17:30 - 21:15
Mon - Fri 06:30 - 10:00
Sat 06:30 - 10:30
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Sydney, Australia
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440 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the breakfast buffet after spending a couple of nights in the hotel. At roughly $25.00 each it was pretty good if you are going to eat a fair bit. There is fruit, cooked food, cereals and breads galore. We went back a couple of times so not bad at all, and not that busy either.

Thank Andrew M
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been many times there, with my family, friends and social groups, it is very nice to go for a dinner, always offer the wide variety of cooked chicken, beef, lamp, and all is done in a very tasty dish, Sea food, enjoy the sea food prepared any times in the dinner time, and if you lucky you will... More 

Thank Mostafa S
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111 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I know it's not one of the best in the whole wild world, but for a local in Cairns this is as best as we would get! The very besting is they only charge a very very very kind and beyond reasonable price for children, so I give 5 stars for such a good restaurant and its food standard! Trust... More 

Thank ryba9vg
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I stayed at the Ville for several nights but did not get to eat at Aqua other than for breakfast each day. The buffet was well stocked and well maintained. Service was excellent and staff were pleasant and friendly.

Thank petermc35
Townsville, Australia
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The lunch buffet on a Saturday was enjoyable, although we found the offerings to be fairly basic and a bit limited. Okay for the price when used with a Vantage reward card.

Thank MarcellaM400
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We have been going to Aqua as a group of friends for a number of years now & have to say that since the new owner has taken over the quality, choice & prices have all deteriorated. The buffet is definitely not good value - for either breakfast, which is very expensive, lunch or dinner. The weekend lunches used to... More 

Thank Anne B
Cottonvale, Australia
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

We had a buffet style dinner, food was great with excellent service, we found the prices quite reasonable

Thank Lyle G
Brisbane, Australia
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101 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

A good range of buffet food at reasonable prices.Join the Casino and get instant discount. Highly recommended.

Thank Joe M
Mangawhai, New Zealand
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Fantastic seafood buffet. Lovely atmosphere, lots of food. The dessert bar requires special mention. It is amazing, so much to choose from.

Thank Lorraine082015
Melbourne, Australia
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38 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Stayed here on our way to magnetic island. Rooms were clean, bright and well appointed. Breakfast in the aqua dining room was the usual buffet style (cooked or continental) and provided a reasonable variety of food. Pricing was average.

Thank allanalderson

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 11:30
17:30 - 21:15
17:30 - 21:15
06:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:15
06:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:15
06:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:15
06:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:15
06:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 21:15
06:30 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sir Leslie Thiess Drive, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4722 2333

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