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Pacific Bistro

Pacific Hotel | 18 Pilot Street, Yamba, New South Wales, Australia
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Ranked #29 of 46 Restaurants in Yamba
Cuisines: International
Most recent review
- Aug 25, 2014
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English first
Tamworth, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

The view is to die for but it really stops there the food is very inconsistent had a steak which was cooked as ordered and the salad was fresh the next day ordered the same meal and it was awful so just the luck of the draw

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Gold Coast
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

Holidaying in Yamba since 2005 - there have been many changes to dining opportunities in Yamba, but the restuarant in the Pub has been one you can always rely on. Decent food, million dollar view - just make sure you get in early or book a table as it gets busy.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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135 reviews 135 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I was a little late in the evening getting there which limited me to the pub side of the establishment where the band plays and you get access to the pub meals opposed to the full meals. The meal i had was just that, classic pub tucker that was "ok" and realistically was good value for money for what it... More

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Brisbane
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86 reviews 86 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We ate gluten free duck leg confit of two legs and two thighs and cooked perfectly. The other ate a very tasty but tad salty beef and onion pie. Accompanied with glasses of wine from the solid list at the bar. Service staff were helpful with gluten intolerance.

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Eating with ceiling to floor windows over the beach with a nice fish and chips was great. A very pleasant evening

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Broadbeach, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Pacific Hotel is the BEST place to have a drink in Yamba the view is awesome and can't be beaten. We had dinner and it was quite good - in fact I had fillet steak and it was VERY good. ( plus entree of King Island Brie was outstanding ) Slightly basic garlic bread and the grilled salmon was a... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Dined on two occasions during our holiday. You cannot book, but does not take long for a table to become vacant. Food choices were enjoyed both times by myself and friends. Great selection and presentation excellent considering the amount of meals coming from the kitchen.

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Sydney
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

The view from the Pacific Bistro is beautiful and at sunset a real treat - I would recommend going to have a drink only! The service is NOT good, the staff obviously would prefer to be somewhere else or do not understand service, and the food is average. So many other great places to eat - have a drink enjoy... More

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Shelly Beach, Australia
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116 reviews 116 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Great place for a drink but the bistro needs a complete over haul, the menu is unappealng and expensive, there aren't any options for kids meals. Considering the location this should be THE place to eat in Yamba. They'd do better just offering pub style meals and lowering the prices.

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Brisbane, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

We went to the hotel for dinner and I went up to order and there were only 2 people in front of me. 20 mins later I was served and was told they had no oysters. I ended up just ordering the bread as the cost of the meals was excessive. Most mains were $30 plus and children's meals were... More

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