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US$3 - US$29
CUISINES
Steakhouse, European, British, Seafood, International
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

Myself and 12 work colleagues booked up a three course meal on Friday 20th Oct and enjoyed cooking our steaks on the hot lava rocks - great food, attentive service staff, friendly atmosphere - I'll certainly be returning to see what else their menu has...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We are staying at our friends here in the Sunshine Coast and they took us to this beautiful restaurant before going to walk alone the pier. Everything was perfect the staff very attentive and friendly. Catered to our every needs. Will definitely make a trip...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We visited this fantastic restaurant Sat and had a fantastic time the food was great presented well and was absolutely delicious while the staff were very attentive and atmosphere was exceptionally we will visit this restaurant again maybe even stay at one of their rooms

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

We visited The Channel Restaurant yesterday before attending the concert at the Bandstand. From the moment I rang to enquire about facilities for my disabled mum in law who is in a wheelchair the staff could not have been more helpful or charming. They did...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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West Rocks Hote... E, Restaurant / Front of House at The Channel Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Dear Carol, Thank you for your kind words, it was a pleasure to have you on Wednesday and we're delighted to hear that you enjoyed our food and loved the experience of cooking on the Lava Stone. We hope it was a good beginning to...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Before I comment on the food I must firstly say that the 3 staff members who attended to us were excellent. They had a great manner about themselves and were extremely helpful and friendly. The restaurant is within a hotel but is not the residents...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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West Rocks Hote... E, Manager at The Channel Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Many thanks for your kind review on the site. We are glad you overcame our tentativeness to try the oysters, and you enjoyed them so much you ordered more. We try to give the best advice on how to cook the steaks on the stones...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

We decided to find a seafood restaurant in Eastbourne and were really impressed with this super restaurant. We had Oysters which were really fresh and superbly presented. This was followed by prawns which again were exquisite. We went for our wedding anniversary and we would...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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West Rocks Hote... E, Manager at The Channel Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review of the Channel Restaurant. We are glad you enjoyed your meals and the setting we provided for your anniversary. If we do not see you before your next celebration, we wish you well and thank you again for your...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We had to repeat our order several times to the waitress and when the starter arrived, it was wrong and one starter was missing, so 1 out of the 4 of us had to wait even longer. We also waited a very long time for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

We had a lovely dinner at this restaurant which we booked online and discovered was in a hotel. More could be made of the dining room which has fabulous views of the beach. We had rump of lamb and seafood chowder which was beautifully presented...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal tonight with some friends. Between us we have the tuna, king prawns and the ham hock starters of which they were all perfect.. the mains were a mixture of crab linguine, lamb rump, fresh tuna and Rib eye steak both cooked...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We had the Chowder and the Tiger Prawns for starters. Lovely. We enjoyed cooking our own tuna and rib-eye steaks on the hot stones. The wine was reasonably priced. The service was good and chef is a genius!More

Date of visit: June 2018
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West Rocks Hote... E, Manager at The Channel Restaurant & Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Brian, We are delighted you chose the Channel Restaurant and Wine Bar to celebrate your wife's birthday with us, and that she enjoyed cooking her own steak on our lava stones. Thank you for your lovely review and we hope to see you again soon....More

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Very helpful staff but give then a couple of day's notice if possible.
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  • The Channel Restaurant & Wine Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5