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Simon's Waterfront

Certificate of Excellence
Seafood, Australian
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80 Pertobe Road, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
03 55 62 1234
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Wed 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu - Sat 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 46
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A gorgeous lunch

Decided to go for coffee and stayed for lunch.The service was great, I love happy and helpful staff, and we were not disappointed. The menu was what changed our minds to stay for lunch, even had dessert. This is a popular place and we did go about 11.30 and managed to get a seat at the window... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2015
Maree W
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Melbourne, Australia
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Simon's Waterfront is a real gem at Warrnambool. Lovely location, excellent food, great wine and fantastic service. The staff are always happy and so helpful. I go every time I get a chance. Summer or winter the view out over the water in sensational.

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Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Decided to go for coffee and stayed for lunch.The service was great, I love happy and helpful staff, and we were not disappointed. The menu was what changed our minds to stay for lunch, even had dessert. This is a popular place and we did go about 11.30 and managed to get a seat at the window. There is also... More 

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Port Fairy, Australia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

Was waiting for 30mins for breakfast, the chai tea was refreshing, the omelette was nice, the service was good, does have a beautiful view of the beach

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I have already reviewed Simons back in March and gave it a good review then 4/5, but I had to do another review after my meal here on Friday night, as it was absolutely gorgeous. Everything about it was perfect. My partner treated me to a meal here for my birthday, and he couldn't of taken me anywhere better. I... More 

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Dunkeld, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Old review from december 2014. We went December 2014. Rude staff, wrong orders, cold and nasty food. I would not recommend.

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10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Warrnambool.. The beachside town I grew up around. Never had much care for the area and left home at 18 only to return now at 27 to visit family and had the privilege of visiting Simon's for lunch. On parking and approaching the building the outside is dated and ugly but that soon changes the second you move up the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This restaurant was recommended by the nearby holiday park where we were staying (walking distance) and we weren't disappointed. Lovely food, wonderful service in a great location, right on the beach.

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Melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Comfortable surrounds including sofas and an open fire. We lingered watching the waves and surfers out of the huge ocean facing windows.

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Warrnambool, Australia
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Wow, what a lovely surprise. Just had a wonderful dinner with 6 friends at Simon's and really enjoyed the food and atmosphere. The ribs for starters were so tender and delicious, my fish & chips were yum. Finished off with chocolate fondant with a little surprise twist that was scrumptious. Service was friendly and attentive. Highly recommend. Can't wait to... More 

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Victoria, Australia
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This place has great views across the lady Bay. It is a pity the service and coffee/cakes don't rate as high. 7 of us went for coffee and cakes for afternoon tea last month, the guy serving us had no idea what the cakes in the cabinet were, the coffee took ages to come out and then they got the... More 

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Rosemarie M, Owner at Simon's Waterfront, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for your review. I am disappointed that you did not experience our great service here at Simons Waterfront. Our number one priority is always the customer, to enhance their experience and provide knowledgeable expertise on the food we are serving. I will certainly take on your feedback and increase our staff training on product knowledge. Again we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 80 Pertobe Road, Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Warrnambool
  • Phone Number: 03 55 62 1234

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, Australian
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm

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