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“Sunday Session” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Magnums

Magnums
366 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland, Australia
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Ranked #44 of 70 Restaurants in Airlie Beach
Cuisines: Australian
Dining options: Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
Townsville, Australia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Sunday Session”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

Casual spot for an $8 jug and a band ! Mamma Boys pizza shop within the complex, so a cheap-ish meal can be grabbed & eaten at the picnic style tables. Nothing fancy, but certainly alot cleaner than I expected.

Visited October 2012
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Friendly staff and great location”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

We found that the bar was a great location to meet people, the staff were very friendly and it was very central, near the lagoon.

Visited July 2012
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Mackay, Australia
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18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Filling but not fulfilling”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012 via mobile

Located in pub surroundings next to pool tables and clubs this restaurant caters for back packers galore. Filling the food may be, but not necessarily fulfilling.

    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Queensland
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5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Loved it so much I have been there 5 times!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Airlie Beach is the place for some R&R for us North Queenslanders too. And Magnums is the place to stay. It is central to everything as it is located in the main street. It has a tour desk that can organise anything for you - I have done 2 sailing trips, a helicopter ride to Whitehaven Beach and even booked onwards accommodation thru them. The bar is a fun place to be, and the couple of times I have been alone, I haven't been scared to head down there. You met nice people, both locals and travellers, and can enjoy a nice drink and good value meal.
I book a double room which gives me privacy. You can sit outside your room and enjoy feeling like you are in the bush rather than in the middle of a busy town. And still I get to meet other people staying there and enjoy some lovely conversations about what other people have done that day.
I highly recommend Magnums as the all round place to stay and hang out when in Airlie Beach - and it won't break the bank.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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“Local drinking hole”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Good for a few drinks! Always busy. Enjoyed the live music, good place to watch people. Don't bother with the food.

Visited July 2012
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