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The Waterfront

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Bar, International
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Units 4/5 Ragged Staff Wharf, Gibraltar GBZ
+350 200 45666
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Good for:
Large groups
Doing business
Entertaining clients

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  • 118
    Excellent
  • 59
    Very good
  • 39
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Neglected

Sat outside today hoping to catch a few rays of sunshine (the first this week) we sat & we sat & we sat - I did twice pop inside to try & catch the eye of a member of staff but sadly to no avail. It's a great pity as we have had many beautiful meals at this restaurant !... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
jaguar123456
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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248 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

Sat outside today hoping to catch a few rays of sunshine (the first this week) we sat & we sat & we sat - I did twice pop inside to try & catch the eye of a member of staff but sadly to no avail. It's a great pity as we have had many beautiful meals at this restaurant !... More 

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Arrived in Gibraltar today, first pit stop had to be The Waterfront Restaurant for lunch - lovely location over looking the harbour. Great food hubby chose the sea bass I the chicken breast, both meals arrived pipping hot & tasted delicious, just wish the guy sanding his boat had chosen a different day !!!

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Went for Mother's Day with the family. Very small portions and awful service. None of us will be going to this restaurant again.

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Luton, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

My fiancé and I visited here recently, and had a lovely meal. The service was good and the food was great. We shared a homemade banoffee pie, which was outstanding. This venue is definitely worth a visit.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

After getting married in Gibraltar we were looking for an afternoon 'drinks venue' before heading back to Spain for our evening reception. Planning this from the U.K in a venue that we have never been in was a little daunting. However we had regular correspondence by email and telephone and the staff couldn't do enough to help. Our requests for... More 

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Before visiting the Waterfront, my friends and I had looked at an online menu, just to be sure that our gluten/lactose free friend and myself (vegetarian) had options. On the menu I found, there weren't many options, but I found a curry I could settle for. However, when we actually arrived at the restaurant and were given menus, the curries... More 

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ROSS-ON-WYE
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Brilliant food, lovley portion!! good menu, lots of differnt things. could of done with a good clean, a lot of dust in places. Some of the painting needs tidying up. Its a shame that the toilet pipe from upstairs flat could not be covered up. not the best thing to notice half way in to eating!!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We failed to reserve a table in our other 'favourite' restaurant at Queens Quay, so upon walking back we came across the 'Waterfront'. It looked busy, which is always a good thing and after reading the extensive menu we asked for a table for 8. From the moment we walke into the door the service was attentive, professional and friendly.... More 

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Would not recommend going to The Waterfront for Sunday Roast! Firstly after being offered a Roast of 4 different meats, once the started were served and I went to get my roast I was told that there was only Turkey and had to wait for the beef. I then changed by order for Lamb Cutlets which they subsequently served to... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We recently had dinner at the Waterfront. Not only was the food delicious, and I mean mouth-wateringly good! The staff were incredibly attentive, ensuring the evening was really special for us. It's the first time I've been since they refurbished the restaurant last year, but will definitely return.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Units 4/5 Ragged Staff Wharf, Gibraltar GBZ
  • Location: Europe  >  Gibraltar
  • Phone Number: +350 200 45666

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 40
  • Cuisine: Bar, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients

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