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Clipper Restaurant & Bar

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Australian, Contemporary
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25 Oceanview Ave | Airlie Beach, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4964 1300
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved everything, the service,drinks,food and the place its self are all top notch.. Not a bad word to say!!!

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Thank Joshua W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A late decision to stroll from Abell point marina to CSR for dinner as Sorrentos had a group booking, and we weren't disappointed. Maitre'd welcomed us well without a reservation we were well looked after and offered a choice of tables. Meals were very well presented, photograph material, but we resisted the urge! We learnt after the first course this... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eating excellent food whilst looking out over Airlie Bay is a great way to spend an evening. We took the pork and the vegetable tart tatin with sides of chips and seasonal vegetables. Both very good, helped by 2 glasses of cold riesling and good service But the price! We paid 131 A$ including a beer and a glass of... More 

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Thank OlderGuy1956
Proserpine, Australia
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant failed to live up to expectations this time. Greeted with "How ya going today guys?" in my opinion is not in keeping with a 4.5 star resort. Neither is a grubby and stained shirt. The service was indifferent and the food wasn't anything special, especially for the prices. To top it off our tab was misplaced so we... More 

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Thank Katherine170
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

If you want to experience the best views, delicious food and great service you need to dine here when visiting the Whitsundays. Better still stay at Coral Sea Resort, Airlie Beach.

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Thank Wendy N
Vancouver
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled onto this restaurant for lunch during a walk along the beach. The venue overlooks the pool and water and is very relaxing. We had lunch mains and two drinks. Everything was gastronomic. It came to $67. Not inexpensive but we felt it was worth every penny.

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Thank justravel
Market Bosworth, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

This restaurant is part of the Coral Sea Resort. We struggled to find a suitable restaurant in Airlie Beach itself and decided to try the Clipper. The food was excellent and the service friendly and efficient. We ended up having dinner there twice in our three night stay. As well as the good food the restaurant provides a lovely atmosphere... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Enjoyed the most scrumptious meal at this restaurant. Is lovely to sit back overlooking the water as the sun goes down, dining on wonderful food

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Thank HeatherGregory
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This is my first review under four stars so I'm far from fussy, but unfortunately this place has potential but is let down. $49 for a surf and turf is ridiculous. The food is good but the prices, cmon guys, after asking for a dessert menu we waited twenty minutes for someone to take our order and ended up just... More 

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Thank Melanie A
Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

had lunch with wife. View from table over the pool and the bay beyond was stunning! Service mainly backpackers was great. Fish n Chips, Chicken pasta plus two beers. $65. Water brought out. Small menu

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Oceanview Ave | Airlie Beach, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4964 1300
Description
Restaurant is situated at Coral Sea Resort which is already listed on Trip Advisor under Hotels, but the restaurant is also open to the public and can be reviewed seperately

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