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Waterbar & Grill Steakhouse

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Seafood, Australian
As featured in Best Food in Cairns
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Pier Point Road | Pier Shopping Centre, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 1199
Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Cairns
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60 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great views....great service and great food......have been here a couple of times and have no trouble recommending it.....

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Thank Peteincairns
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Still the best Steak in Cairns A must do while in Cairns Great Service Excellent views Best Food Book before being disappointed

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Thank Tony Q
Cairns, Australia
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Words are not enough to describe this amazing venue. The food is of exceptional quality, presentation and taste. The Staff make you feel like you are the most important person in Cairns. Congratulation

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Thank Allan H
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

booked well in advance for dinner on New Year's Eve and we were really looking forward to it as we had eat end there previously on past holidays and thoroughly enjoyed their steak. Well we were very disappointed the steak was tough and chewy we felt rushed even though we had an 8.15 booking but it was obvious that they... More 

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1 Thank 715joyj
WaterbarManager99, Manager at Waterbar & Grill Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hello So sorry that you were disappointed with your meal on News Years Eve. I'm not sure what went wrong with your steak, but I can only assure you that we have changed neither our meat supplier nor grill chef in the last 10 years. NYE is our busiest service of the year and I hope you can excuse us... More 

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14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff were excellent and so happy and helpful. The floor manager was happy to have us wait at the bar with drinks until a table opened up he juggled. Food was amazing tried the blue cheese and caper butter for ribs and steak and just WOW. Seriously guys keep it up.

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Thank Robcrane
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My server was so friendly. And they have many kind of tapped bears. I tried two of them and both were good.

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Thank Everyone0101
Sydney, Australia
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Second time to this restaurant. First time had lunch with the girls and on the second occasion for New Years Eve with other couples. 1st visit had calamari and bruschetta entree then surf and turf for main. Meat was sooooo tender, mash potato worth the exercise to get it off. Great atmosphere , very good service. Second time was just... More 

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Thank Janelle C
Wales, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the lamb ribs and my husband had the chicken burger, his was lovely but I did find the ribs quite fatty, service was good tho and it's a nice location, but gets very busy, book in advance.

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Thank Michelle H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The steak was cooked to perfection, it was juicy and flavourful and had beautiful desserts! Sooo good!

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1 Thank Elie R
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this whilst still in England through trip advisors reviews, when we arrived everyone told us it was the best place to eat in Cairns, they were not wrong!! What an amazing place to eat!! I had the rib and steak combo, and it was beautiful!!! The steak was cooked to perfection and the ribs were the best I... More 

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Thank Jake S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pier Point Road | Pier Shopping Centre, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 1199

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?