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Manly Village Fish Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, Seafood,
461 The Esplanade, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
+61 7 3396 9591
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
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“snapper” (11 reviews)
“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
“mezze plate” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
461 The Esplanade, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Sitting on the front table with a cool breeze on a really hot morning was just great. The food and service was excellent and the coffee was the best I have had in a long time. Couldn’t fault this breakfast in any way just wonderful...More

Thank 955wendy
Reviewed February 12, 2018

We lunched here, sitting in the front row overlooking the boat harbour with a cool breeze coming through the open windows. There was some traffic noise but the view is exceptional. The fish [two varieties] that my wife & I had were some of the...More

Thank Peter I
Reviewed January 21, 2018

We had lunch here yesterday and absolutely loved it! With views over the Manly Boat Harbour and a cooling breeze coming off the bay it was just what we needed on a sweaty Sunday! A wonderful place to escape from the city! Beautiful food, mountains...More

Thank FamilyfunBrisbane
Reviewed January 5, 2018

Visited for lunch. Great place to sit with a view to marina. Lovely cool breeze blowing through restaurant on a fairly hot summer day. Enjoyed salmon. Wait staff very good asking how we like grilled salmon cooked as chef cooks slightly pink on the inside....More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed December 30, 2017

My husband and I had dinner there on Saturday night last week. The restaurant was full and we had not booked so we took table outside. It had been a hot day and by the time we sat down the breeze had just started and...More

1  Thank Kaye888
Reviewed December 20, 2017 via mobile

Brother in law raved about how good the fish and chips were... and all I could say to him afterwards was “just go to Bart’s in Lota, that’s the best fish and chips you’ll ever have”. The chicken fingers were great here! And so were...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed November 25, 2017

I think the food here is 3.5 stars - good and generous sized servings. I had the crab parpadelle special which was very tasty. My mum had the snapper with sweet potato chips which was also good. Both servings were large. The service was friendly...More

1  Thank Belgo96
Reviewed November 15, 2017

On hols in Manly for a few weeks and tried a take away one evening. The french fries were definitely the best I've ever tasted. Another day I had the fish chowder (sit down). Again it was very good .... as good as you'd get...More

Thank TheGannetIreland
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

I visit the village often and I’ve eaten in the cafe and at the adjoining Barramundi Boys on a number of occasions. The food has always been good but not outstanding. But this time - a real gem. “You should try the chowder - it’s...More

Thank tav007
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Regulars of take away fish and chips, we decided to dine in the outdoor area. We both ordered two fish burgers, and had to get chips because they are the best chips ever! The fish burgers were fresh and delicious. Recommend them to anyone. There...More

Thank Sam D
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August 23, 2017|
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Response from kirra2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, YOU CAN BYO bottled wine in both sections - to the restaurant section for $15/bottle or to the take-away section for $10/bottle. They have spirits, bottled beers and a couple of ciders in bottles. You can consume... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 461 The Esplanade, Brisbane, Queensland 4169, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3396 9591
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