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Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel

) #9 of 9 Restaurants in Point Lookout $$ - $$$ , ,
East Coast Road, Point Lookout, Redland City, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland 4183, Australia
0437139200
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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible12%
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Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
East Coast Road, Point Lookout, Redland City, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland 4183, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an attractive restaurant, but the food lets it down. Also there is dreadful loud music playing from the nearby outside drinking area. It's such a pity to spoil the ambience of a place with so much potential.More

Thank Aussieuks
StradbrokeHotel, Public Relations Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Aussieuks we are sorry your experience here was not up to your expectations. Our Bistro is lovely and we have amazing views and we always try and give our best. We are always happy to hear from our customers if they aren't enjoying their...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, excellent service and reasonable price. The oysters and prawns were so yummy and fresh.More

Thank angecoop
StradbrokeHotel, Public Relations Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there angecoop thank you for your review we value our customers opinions. We are delighted you had such a wonderful experience in our Bistro. We source as much of our seafood as we can locally to ensure the freshest produce for our diners. Thanks...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took an impromptu trip to North Stradbroke Island and were recommended going here for the views. We were excited expecting some wonderful seafood, however I have limited options due to being pregnant. When we got there they had no fresh prawns and there was...More

Thank Sarah M
StradbrokeHotel, Public Relations Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Sarah M thank you for your review and congratulations. We are happy you chose to visit us and are very sorry we could not offer you more alternatives for your pregnancy needs. We source our seafood locally so we can ensure our guests get...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A glass of wine and an Asahi beer set us back $25.00 so we did not have another drink. Dinner sounded great on the menu but did not look as good on the plate. Service was good on the night but was dismal when we...More

Thank familymego
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are an Over 50s bus tour company from the Sunshine Coast and bring our group at least once a month to the Island for a day tour. We always have a 2 course lunch at the Manta Ray Bistro. The staff are always friendly,...More

Thank Over50sAdventures
StradbrokeHotel, Public Relations Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello to all the Over50sAdventurers and thank you so much for your glowing review. We always look forward to welcoming your groups to our Bistro and are overjoyed that your experiences here are so fabulous. Our chefs are always happy to prepare and serve meals...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived just before 2pm (1:52pm) on the 2/08/17, and understanding that yes the kitchen does close at 2pm. However Considering there were still guest in the restaurant and the chefs were still in the kitchen as I did see food still coming out you...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped in for just a beer at the Stradbroke Island Hotel. We asked for two Asahi beers and were told they were 400ml and would be $22. We went ahead and ordered them and sat outside. We enjoyed the beer but needless to say...More

Thank Anita T
StradbrokeHotel, Public Relations Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Anita T thank you for stopping by to enjoy a beer and the view which I hope were both to your liking. The costs of sustaining a business and providing great service and produce on an island as opposed to the mainland is a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had trouble finding the hotel as it is very poorly signed. The Caesar salad with smoked salmon was the best ever eaten. WatChing the whales from our table made it a special lunch .More

Thank dionducks
StradbrokeHotel, Public Relations Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi dionducks we are so glad you found us. We are currently in discussion with the local council regarding the overgrown foliage hiding our sign, we hope to have this rectified in the not to distant future. What a wonderful compliment to our chefs, they...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Mahi Mahi special was perfect - definitely a venue for a casual dinner with many options. Great service from the teamMore

Thank white_witch01
StradbrokeHotel, Public Relations Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi white_witch01 thanks for the lovely review. We are so glad your experience with us was one of perfection. We love to include local seafood in our daily specials (when available) to showcase the variety that is in our area. A well done was extended...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in for lunch on a sunny Saturday, and had no trouble finding a table. We chose to sit in the Bistro, and after looking at the menu, decided to check if the bar menu was any better. I was standing near the Bistro...More

Thank tigga23
StradbrokeHotel, Public Relations Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi tigga23 thank you for your review and we are most upset that you feel your experience here was less than you had hoped. Our new menus have received lots of positive feedback so we are sorry that it was not to your liking. Our...More

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Rob4171
February 10, 2017|
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Response from anecessaryevil | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, that sounds like a question for the hotel. Good luck. Read the reviews I guess. there are plenty of them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Coast Road, Point Lookout, Redland City, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland 4183, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Redland City  >  North Stradbroke Island  >  Point Lookout
  • Phone Number: 0437139200
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