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The Bayswater Bar and Bistro

) #116 of 137 Restaurants in Hervey Bay $$ - $$$ , ,
U 569 571 Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4194 6444
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good33%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“wedges” (3 reviews)
“linguine” (3 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, Australian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 569 571 Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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1 - 10 of 296 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of choices for seating inside or out. We sat outside in the beautiful sunshine. One of the nicest pizza's I've had

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fresh Tasmanian Crispy Skin Salmon Fillet topped with a lemon and caper sauce. Sounded delicious to me so I foolishly ordered this Chef Selection. What I received was a burnt capers and skin salmon fillet so over cooked it left charcoal flakes on the plate...More

2  Thank CheznBill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

View of the water was wonderful. Pity the food was so ordinary. Ordered fettuccine marinara. A wave of tomato through the pasta and about 6 small mussels as big as your small finger nail. When I complained about the lack of seafood, chef managed to...More

1  Thank SandraTripper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of four had dinner Friday and Saturday night here and thoroughly enjoyed it. Our meals were huge and very nice and the staff were lovely. Coming from the busy and noisy Gold Coast, we agreed The Bayyswater has a nice relaxing ambience but...More

Thank jsull91
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided on an evening drink here then saw the sign for Parmy night. $15-$18 simply delicious, huge serving, great price, fabulous setting. Friendly staff.

Thank Vicki T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with a group of people who came to visit us from Brisbane. Entree came out and 2 minutes later our mains. We all had something different not one of us ate much of our meal. Medium rare steak was well done, chicken Parma burnt,...More

1  Thank Lonpea
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Food was ordinary - I am sure it was frozen veges, the steak was tough and the sauce was not great. Wine selection was disappointing. Overall I wouldn't eat here again.

Thank gailmichaelrileyp
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner and the meals were amazing - the crumbed Camembert was delicious and Lizzie makes the most genuine Long Island iced teas - make sure you ask for her to make your cocktail, you won't be disappointed!

Thank Kelea F
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I have now eaten here twice - both times the food has come out sooooo hot that it can only have been microwaved. Once I had curry - burning hot to the touch, and the second time salmon - seriously hot to the touch also....More

Thank Gillian A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Australian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, 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, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, 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: 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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