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Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel

$$ - $$$, ,
East Coast Road, Point Lookout, Redland City, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland 4183, Australia
+61 7 3409 8188
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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible13%
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
East Coast Road, Point Lookout, Redland City, North Stradbroke Island, Queensland 4183, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm sorry to say it but we were all disappointed with our food, the prices of the food for the quality and the drink prices....the 1.30 pm shut off for lunch and the 2.30pm request for us too leave as they were shutting. The staff...More

1  Thank dbah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a hotel bistro with an unmatched view of the ocean. We ate here at least 5 times whilst we were staying in the apartments at the resort. The menu has a lot of classics - the specials when we were staying here were...More

Thank MaryK7
StradbrokeHotel, Front Office Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mary, Thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your time staying here & during your meals in the Bistro. Our menu has changed to suit the cooler months now so you will have to come again and try it out :) We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Over for my first Straddie experience in 20yrs I was looking forward to seeing the "new"pub. Disapointed is the only word that springs to mind. We ate in the Manta Ray Restaurant on a Saturday lunch time, while not too busy the minimal staff were...More

Thank Victoria I
StradbrokeHotel, Front Office Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Victoria, thanks for your review. We are in the midst of changing to our winter menu as some things - such as the Moreton Bay rock oysters are no longer in season. As I am sure you can understand a lot can change in...More

Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Thought id order the lunch angus beef burger with shoe string fries. I end up feeding it to my dog, terrible burger. Over priced drinks. The lawn bowls club up the road charged us half the price for our drinks, plus better service at bowls...More

Thank redspottedfrog
StradbrokeHotel, Front Office Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Hi, Thanks for your review, sorry to hear your time here was not pleasant. The Chefs are currently working on a new menu so I will be sure to pass on the feedback. Pricing can also be a bit tricky but I guess the best...More

Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Popped in here at end of a busy day for a drink and watched the sun setting: may come back & try the food as menu looked OKMore

Thank Restless59
StradbrokeHotel, Front Office Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2018

Hi Restless, Thanks for your review - we are always very busy over Easter time but think our view of the Coral Sea is breathtaking - I'm glad you enjoyed the sunset & hope if you return for a meal you enjoy yourself even more....More

Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

I read all the reviews about service yeah it’s not perfect, it’s not that bad, be polite, get polite ? The food was excellent we really enjoyed our meals and an awesome view. It is a holiday spot to relax !

Thank Paul H
StradbrokeHotel, Front Office Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Hi Paul, Thanks for your review. We really appreciate when people take the time to leave positive feedback. I'll pass your kind words to the chefs and manager & hope we see you again soon :) Sarah - the Straddie Hotel.

Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Had an enjoyable Sunday family lunch at the restaurant. Food was exceptional and very reasonably priced for the quality. The seafood dishes were particularly good. Staff were more interested in discussing their own issues than serving people and would ignore people until it suited them....More

Thank Greg S
StradbrokeHotel, Front Office Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Hi Greg, Thanks for your feedback, I am glad you enjoyed your lunch and will pass on your accolades to the chef about the food. I will also pass on your feedback to the bistro supervisor & manager regarding the staff also - we try...More

Reviewed January 26, 2018

Had an idyllic midweek lunch at this great restaurant - special of the day were Moreton Bay Bugs laksa style. Absolutely awesome! Wanted to stay there forever but time was short... may try overnighting there next time!More

Thank rogj
StradbrokeHotel, Front Office Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2018

Hi Rogj, We are so glad you enjoyed your lunch :) I will pass on your feedback to the chefs & staff. We are particularly excited when we get good feedback on busy weekends so this was a lovely thing to read. Kind Regards, Sarah...More

Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

We had a large group of 20. Generally everyone liked their meal, my Lamb rump was over cooked though. The orders got very mixed up though, the 2 children didn’t get their meals at all until we asked about them. At 8:30pm we kept being...More

Thank chloe0320
StradbrokeHotel, Front Office Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2018

Hi Chloe, Thanks for your feedback - we are glad most of your group enjoyed their meals and are sorry that there was a few mix ups, large groups can be tricky to get right sometimes. From my experience in the Bistro we are told...More

Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Booked a table for 17 people, 19/1 wanted 7pm told 6pm only. Called back to change time and was told 6:30pm was the latest. Arrived at restuarant, went to order meals. 5 families under 1 table. Wasn’t told there would be any delays with meals....More

1  Thank Simon H
StradbrokeHotel, Front Office Manager at Manta Ray Bistro at Stradbroke Island Beach Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2018

Hi Simon, Thanks for your feedback, I have spoken to management & staff as it is clear you were very disappointed with your visit to the Manta Ray Bistro. There are some points I can easily elaborate on as that seems to be part of...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
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 10:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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: +61 7 3409 8188
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