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Waves Bistro at The pier Hotel

) #120 of 166 Restaurants in Coffs Harbour ££ - £££ , ,
356 Harbour Dr, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 2 6652 2110
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible11%
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“steak” (13 reviews)
“prawns” (4 reviews)
“sliders” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Australian
££ - £££
356 Harbour Dr, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

4 of us dined last night - we chose to dine in the Wine Bar... great service, nice surrounds, excellent food!! The bruschetta and garlic bread was awesome...I had the Veal Scallopini that was tender and flavoursome - 2 colleagues had the Lamb Cutlets that...More

Thank Bedarra61
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great food at a reasonable price. After a couple of days on the road, we were looking for good honest pub food. That is what we received at this local hotel. A juicy chicken schnitzel with salad and pepper sauce was close to perfect. Matched...More

Thank Cranium59
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Thought we'd give this hotel's bistro a try as it looks good on TV. Called in for lunch on Sunday May 7, we had a drink then ordered a Roast Pork each. Did not get the 'free' drinks that were advertised with the roasts, OK...More

Thank robjac33
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Had eaten here in 2016 having prawn risotto was as Manu says "To die for" . The 2017 offerings of peppered lamb rump on risotto with spinach and jus and we had Veal Scallopinni. The peppered lamb was cooked perfectly but sadly the risotto lacked...More

Thank kramer1962
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Waves Bistro is situated at the back of the Pier Hotel which itself is situated at the end of the dining strip at Coffs Harbour Jetty. The Jetty itself has a good range of quality establishments and although the food at Waves was enjoyable, the...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Lovely hotel with friendly staff. My Thai beef salad flavours were good however a well done steak had been sliced and laid on the top which rather let it down.

Thank Ozziemovers
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We ate at the schnitzel night and ordered a few different types of schnitzel. Looked great until you tasted the chicken that was so dry my mum couldn't chew it. Then I discovered the salad had rotten lettuce leaves that were​ touching the chips and...More

Thank L T
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Eat here semi-regularly when in Coffs. The steaks have been consistently good and well cooked but the vegies (zucchini, cauliflower and carrot) are generally a bit watery. Better than 3 star but not quite 4 star.

Thank Allen H
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

5 adults and 2 children, all adult meals were $33.90 steaks chips and salads w pepper sauce. For that money I expected more like a restaurant quality meal all the steaks bar one was overdone and the well done steak was under. Why do places...More

Thank Cuesie
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Five of us visiting Coffs from Gold Coast have had one of the worst meal. Pumpkin gnocchi was such a small portion, way too salty with too little or no pumpkin. The eye fillet steak that one ordered medium rare was served well done. The...More

Thank xianli814
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Bar, Pub, Australian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 Harbour Dr, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Coffs Harbour
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6652 2110
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