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Waves on the Beach

Ksk 2 1N Long Island Dr, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
+61 3 9770 0000
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Mediterranean, Seafood, Australian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ksk 2 1N Long Island Dr, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with friends for a catch up lunch here at Waves. The view and location are magnificent , no complaints there at all. BUT what a disappointment our food was. The salmon was very over cooked, dry and what was worse , burnt on...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank royjan_11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The bulk of the reviews on the Waves on the Beach are spot. Good food, nice surroundings, great view combined with quick service. Definitely a place to have a lunch. If no parking out front try along the foreshore. Recommend the calamari, and prawns as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank B3582WVsimond
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Annual get-together of former business colleagues and wives. Having nominated a table on the deck, the weather was just not ideal, so we were given our 2nd choice, inside. Carefully selected for a quieter spot so we could chat comfortably. Service was prompt, yet unobtrusive....More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Jack W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Waves is always a great spot to stop and do lunch. Fabulous views of Frankston Beach and the water, good service and lovely food. There is a good choice of food styles and I have never been dissapointed. The Dessert tasting plate is a must,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 969colleend
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finally after a number of attempts we got a booking for our Anniversary dinner. Previously we deck was closed or there was a function or just could not contact them. We got an outside table on a lovely evening and were seated by friendly waitress....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank goodo69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was outstanding - everyone in our group ordered different meals, and afterwards everyone commented how good their meal was. Place was fairly busy but staff still managed to service our table nicely. Reasonably priced. Would definitely return.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank thousandMilesAway
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Friday was my wife's birthday celebrated with our daughter, daughter-in-law and a grandson (in a wheelchair) so access was important in choosing our lunch venue. There were no problems at all in this regard. Waves is bright, decor is modern and tasteful and with great...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank noelp888
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

The location is the drawcard. We popped in at 11:30am, only two tables were taken. Apparently you should book. We were told we have an hour. No worries. Only lunch menu available. Okay. Food, okay. Staff were good. Location was perfection. Fine for large groups....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AmyM1408
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

A couple of friends and I had lunch here last weekend and it was superb! Awesome views, lovely atmosphere, delicious food and great service. A definately must visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank 617annier
Reviewed September 16, 2018

We had a dinner for my 50th birthday for 20 people ordering off the menu and we had a great night out. The food was great and the service also. Food came out all together and we hardly even noticed the waitresses, just enjoyed ourselves....More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank Lisa B
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Teresa M
December 1, 2018|
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Response from DougandMaus | Reviewed this property |
Unless you had chemotherapy and hair loss or a particular medical problem why would you wear head wear indoors out of the sun in an air conditioned restaurant? I was always taught good manners that hats and caps are not worn... More
Bella S
July 28, 2017|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
I avoid wheat and found options at this restaurant. The staff were very helpful and attentive to our needs
January 17, 2017|
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Response from Nathan J | Property representative |
Hi Liza - thanks for your question. The dress code is casual - the only rule is that you cannot be shoeless and must wear a top i.e. no swimwear, men topless in board shorts etc... Cheers - Nathan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ksk 2 1N Long Island Dr, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Frankston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9770 0000
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Hidden away on the beach with stunning views over Port Philip Bay, Waves on the Beach offers an amazingly picturesque dining experience. Built in 2004 on one of the most unique locations in Mornington Peninsula, Waves has won numerous awards and been featured on various travel and lifestyle programs. We were recently voted by Dimmi diners as the Top 100 Regional Restaurants in Australia. There is plenty of parking of parking right outside our door and we are open 7 days, 11am till late (kitchen closes from 3:30pm-5:30pm).
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