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Smokey Joe's Cafe Bar & Grill The Ramada

) #18 of 137 Restaurants in Hervey Bay $$ - $$$ , Gluten Free Options
627 The Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4197 0667
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
627 The Esplanade, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

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
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had dinner with friends on the last night of our stay. All meals were fantastic, would highly recommend the Tapa share dish feeds 4.

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for a friend's birthday. No one seemed willing or able to take our orders - we had to flag them down every time, although they weren't particularly busy. The drink and food orders were very slow in coming, and unfortunately were mediocre...More

2  Thank Grace E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing food and excellent customer service. We have gone on 2 occasions now and it's Hervey Bay's best kept secret. Will definitely be back and recommend it highly.

Thank kingbee4124
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined here on 31/7 as we a re staying in the attached hotel. Had a great evening meal of the local fish and partner had the beef stroganoff. Both meals were delicious we a good accompanying salad for the fish. Wait staff were efficient and...More

Thank DoinDisney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went here with our 2 children the atmosphere was nice and the staff lovely. we had the croquetts and bruschetta which were really tasteful. For mains we had the paella and seafood linguini. The seafood was cooked perfectly but the meals...More

Thank Kylie D
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Good Staff, Good Service, Good food, easily accessible for all via a wheelchair friendly side entrance or a lift. We were staying on house overnight and decided that there was nothing better on offer in the area and we were right. Would definitely return.

Thank Samson631
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great time with the inlaws. Food was wonderful. Loved the cocktails and the food was perfect. Definately recommend the Duck. It was gorgeous. Well worth it.

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Defiantly will return good service good food and ambience of live music in background , was good to be able to talk to friends without loud music blaring.

Thank Michelle-Shelly D
Reviewed 31 May 2017

On the plus side the food what little we had was delicious but on the negative side the restaurant was crowded and noisy and the service appalling. We had an entrée and wanted to have dessert but after waiting and waiting we decided to leave...More

Thank Dianne B
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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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 09:00
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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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