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Baveras

Cunningham Pier | 10 Western Beach Foreshore Road, Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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Ranked #40 of 338 restaurants in Geelong
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

Had breakfast with friends and whilst the breakfast menu is small, the food was quite nice and coffee was great and prices reasonable. Service is ok, but could have been a little better, however you cannot beat the location. Dolphin's swam past us whilst we were eating!

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Clifton Springs, Vic, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Nice views.....average food. The service staff were friendly and attentive although I could not say the same for the chefs. The food was ordinary at best. 4 people with 4 different meals and nobody was impressed. The lamb-which was the most expensive dish-was bland. Maybe we just got a bad night but I wouldn't be going back considering the fabulous... More

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Australia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This was our first time at Baveras and we were very pleasantly surprised. It is located on the end of the pier and at night you have pleasant views back to Geelong. The atmosphere was friendly, comfortable and although it was fully booked it wasn't crowded due to the spacious table layout. The service was attentive without being overly so... More

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Geelong
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Service was warm and extremely attentive. Food was fantastic and we will be back. Loved it, thank you.

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Melbourne, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Baveras is terrific. The location at the end of the pier on Eastern Beach gives the impression at night of being at sea. The food was outstanding as was the service. The sommelier knew all the detail about the various wines we had with the meal, and served them correctly as the various dishes were served. The cost was very... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The tapas menu at the Brasserie bordered on appetizing but the venue lacked a tidal wave of atmosphere.Wine was delish and reasonable but cocktails average and stiff.The service was casual and executed by staff in NOT REALLY nautical sneakers and off track uniform Although anchored to a world class sea side location Baveras can afford to be bolder than any... More

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Geelong, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Came here for a celebration dinner after my graduation. Such a beautiful place, great menu and delicious food but extremely slow and unattentive service. Had to walk up to a waiter and request that he come take our drink orders then wait even longer to have our mains orders taken

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Tolmie, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

What a view sitting over the water. try the seafood linguine with prawns and portarlington mussels you will be blown away. great service too

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Bunbury
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A quick meeting for a light lunch turned out to be a memorable experience at Baveras Brasserie, beautifully located on the Pier overlooking Geelong's Eastern Beach waterfront. We were easily tempted by the wide choice of 'tapas' style offerings, with highlights including prawns coated in green onion flakes then deep fried, large fresh scallops just lightly seasoned and a delicious... More

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grafton
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to the great ocean road for lunch yesterday. The food was amazing the calamari was the best I've eaten and the table service was wonderful. Loved it

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