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Man Friday

37 Warboys St, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
+61 7 4778 5658
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (22 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
“mexican food” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37 Warboys St, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely balmy night sitting outside under the stars with delicious tex-mex food and friendly hosts - added bonus (particularly for the kids) was the possums who clamber all over the blackboard menu outside.

Thank Ionicwoman55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the dinner here - delicious nachos, beef burrito and fajitas. Casual laidback atmosphere and lovely outdoor setting amongst the native wildlife, who certainly put on a show! Service could be a bit better - waitress seemed a bit disinterested, but it's not pretending to...More

Thank little_kate87
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing! Native animals in the out door area, Possums etc. BYO drinks Wonderfull atmosphere. Friendly and not Crowded.

Thank Dennis E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These Beef Nachos are really tasty, I really love how they add diced Red and Green Capsicum, and their guacamole is amazing, it has a herb taste to it. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank HungryKatzers
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Good Tex Mex and great hosts with interesting wildlife putting on a show. Would love it if you could get corn tortillas to give a more authentic feel.

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing experience at Man Friday’s restaurant. Most of the seating is outside and there are native animals wondering around the restaurant. Possums every where feeding and Curlews running around the floor as the waitresses deliver the food. Curlew are the funnest of...More

Thank Gregory R
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

32 of us invaded for a family reunion tonight (yes we paid them the courtesy of pre booking the reservation weeks ago) and despite it being mid week the team really looked after us. Just waiting for my New York hot wings with blue cheese...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Great food, in an unusual setting. looks great after dark, when possums come out for nibbles. One of our "Must Do's" when on the island. So good we went twice this trip.

Thank Russell S
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Man Friday is tucked away in an unlikely looking location but we and elderly parents all enjoyed the Mexican cuisine and delightful open air setting. The trio of dips and a shared chicken enchilada was plenty of tasty food for two, with a carafe of...More

Thank Russell A
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Man Friday Magnetic Island If you're from overseas you'll love the neighbouring possums 483776914 A very casual outdoor restaurant with excellent food and service. The menu is primarily Mexican, however there are other choices. We chose Man Friday over a local 5 Star restaurant, I...More

Thank Tootsicola
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Warboys St, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Magnetic Island
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4778 5658
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