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Blue Waters Cafe

Marine Parade, Cottesloe, Western Australia, Australia
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Ranked #19 of 35 Restaurants in Cottesloe
Cuisines: Australian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Bunbury, Australia
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221 reviews 221 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW via mobile

Blue Waters has a nice location where you can e the ocean over the car park and a lovely sunset if you time your meal right. They have a different approach with their menu, offering a range of big and small share plates that you can order. They do advise that they don't come out in any particular order our... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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109 reviews 109 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We've been here many times over the past couple of years and the quality of the dishes has been going downhill. There is so much potential but the dishes always manage to just disappoint - just be average and not super flavourful. The portion sizes are massive. In fact, they just changed to a "share" style menu but even still,... More 

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Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

For us the stand out dish was the beef carpaccio with Manjimup truffles. The fact that the carpaccio was seared on the outside came as a bit of a surprise, it also was sliced thicker than usually. Quite an innovative take on a classic dish. We were blown away by the flavours: tender and tasty beef, a generous amount of... More 

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Bendigo, Australia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Visited with a massive group of family. We had some amazing dishes and a very obliging waiter who advised us on specials, recommendations, etc. Very pleased with the experience. Photos attached.

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Perth, Australia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I wanted to try the restaurant as I read it was run by Michelin star chef Steven Black. We arrived for a midweek lunch and the restaurant was two thirds full...with only one wait person. The pool girl was greeting diners, taking orders, delivering food, answering the phone, working the bar, making coffee etc etc. She was doing EVERYTHING except... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We waited 15mins to order that was OK but after ordering it took another hour to receive our wrong order of food! Not worth the $$$ for waiting the service!!

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Perth, Australia
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177 reviews 177 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We had an early morning breakfast before going across the road to see the sculptures. Service was friendly and efficient. The menu had a good selection of items. Our choices were excellent and exactly as we expected. The only downside is that the food and beverages are quite pricey, even for Perth.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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220 reviews 220 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We had lunch here during our visit to Cottesloe. The food was very good, we both had risotto. However, the service was very slow. It is in a nice location and we were able to sit outside and watch the world go by. At $58 AU for two risottos and two drinks it was expensive.

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Walsall
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We had lunch here twice when we were visiting the beach. Really good food, great choice and lovely atmosphere

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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260 reviews 260 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014 via mobile

Went here on a day trip to Cottesloe, had a lovely meal and bottle of wine. Both had the steak and both were cooked to our liking. We went in quite early and there were 'reserved' signs on many of the tables so we had to sit at the back - did have a little trouble with the sun going... More 

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Address: Marine Parade, Cottesloe, Western Australia, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Greater Perth  >  Cottesloe
Cuisine: Australian

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