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Mantarays

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Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Novotel Ningaloo Resort | Novotel Ningaloo Resort, Lot 900 Madaffari Dve, Exmouth, Western Australia 6707, Australia
+61 8 9949 0003
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6:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Perth, Australia
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at the resort and had breakfast and dinner at mantarays a couple of times. The breakfast is average at best and a little overpriced. Dinner was much better and the service is pretty good also. The view is pleasant and setting is nice, however when it's hot outside it's almost as hot inside.

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Thank lsipo
Darwin, Australia
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105 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The portions of food so be aware of size if flying solo. I ordered the Garlic bread and as you can see from the photo a huge portion and way to much for one. Timing between entree and main was excellent giving time for entree to settle. For the main I ordered Fish and Chips which again was a large... More 

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Thank duanenorrie
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

We stay here in Dec 2016 for 2 nights. The hotel is on the edge of town but a short drive to the centre. The pool was fantastic for the children and the adults. The food isn't cheap but is worth the money... try the wagyu burger! We stayed in a 2 bedroom sea view apartment which we couldn't fault.... More 

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Thank BarnCambs
Yanchep, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We came to exmouth for the xmas break and organized Christmas lunch at manta rays. The food was fantastic and the view was just as good. Comfy and reasonable prices also. I recommend a stop over.

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Thank johnjdwilliams
Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

The Location and atmosphere here could be great. The pond near the bar is a nice touch. The Bar staff seem to forget that the customers can see and hear the way they speak to each other which spoils the atmosphere. Generally overpriced.

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Thank DrewDiving
Newbury, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Its a pretty view over the pool and the bay. The service is very good and the quality of the food is very good. Portions are sizeable. But it has no soul and it is quite expensive. The food and atmosphere is very grown up though to be fair not stuck up. Its hard to describe why I don't love... More 

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Thank Torlus
Derby, United Kingdom
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736 reviews
409 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Set in the Novotel Hotel this restaurant offers perfectly reasonable food - nothing exception, but good enough to enjoy. We took the fish and chips and the channa masala with a bottle of house red. The food was fine, the wine really good, and the service absolutely excellent. At a cost of 121 Australian Dollars (including 2 further drinks) the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

We found the service and quality of food to be pinnacle experience we had in the restaurant scene at Exmouth. The staff were so friendly, attentive and courteous that the food almost became a secondary consideration.

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Thank MarkP08
Perth
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

decent size meals, fair prices,vegan options, lovely atmosphere. the pork belly entree was amazing. looking forward to going back

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Western Australia, Australia
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely romantic evening here. The restaurant was fully booked so we were seated on the couches over looking the pool and ocean. It felt quite private as everyone was behind us and were able to make ourselves very comfy with all the cushions. Our meals were delicious and generously portioned. The service was friendly and attentive. Great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Novotel Ningaloo Resort | Novotel Ningaloo Resort, Lot 900 Madaffari Dve, Exmouth, Western Australia 6707, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Exmouth
  • Phone Number: +61 8 9949 0003

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?