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Lighthouse Seafood Takeaway

Reef Marina Mackay Harbour, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
+61 7 4955 5022
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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“fish and chips” (21 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
“coral trout” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Reef Marina Mackay Harbour, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the Coral trout and chips recived a box of chips and a piece of fish the size of a sardine total ripoff. Worst seafood service we have been to be warned

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Terrible, hair in fish and ordered fish &chips... sadly they forgot the chips, daughter began eating burger and hair found in burger! $40 worth of food ended up in the bin!! Won't be back EVER!called and complained was told sorry about that , nothing we...More

Thank Donna M
Reviewed 15 February 2018

I have always taken our out-of-town visitors to the seafood takeaway; both the seafood and chips were the best in town, however, twice this month we have had chips with our seafood and we noticed that the chips are nowhere near as good as they...More

Thank Klinka B
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Great location particularly if you can get a table outside. We have been here quite a few times with mixed results. This we had calamari, crumbed mackerel and crumbed prawns. The calamari was great but the rest we would class as ok only as it...More

Thank Russ B
Reviewed 12 January 2018

The location is perfect no doubt , but for great fish and chips go into Mackay to Vella's Morgans or Sea Shanty . We took family there to show off Queensland fish . We were so disappointed. The area is lacking customers , lift your...More

Thank patricia c
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We often go to the lighthouse for fish & chips & are never disappointed! A nice family friendly place with lots of options for everyone’s tastes. We treat our selves to a cold beer from the bar next door which you can take into the...More

Thank BonnieMccarthy21
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Had a meal with family at this restaurant. I guess when located right in the ocean next to active trawlers I expect to get high quality meals. Our fish burgers had very small triangles of fish, the buns were not great and the chips tasted...More

Thank StumpyRotoruaNZ
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Wonderful fish and chips from the lighthouse. We sat outside and watched the Full Moon rise as we were eating.

Thank habanachooky
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

For the views the pricing is really worth it, go on a warm and sunny day for some fish and chips! The harbour is super beautiful. Food is fairly good too.

Thank Krista W
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for lunch and was delighted to find that the burgers are still as amazing as ever. The staff are friendly and the food so fresh and delicious and will definitely be back next time.

Thank Robyn-and-Rob
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tracey g
15 January 2017|
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Response from Ric D | Reviewed this property |
very few kitchens have a specific 'gluten free fryer' And a lot of chips being used now are pre battered. If i was you i would avoid buying hot chips ( or anything deep fried) full stop as it can never be guarenteed that... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reef Marina Mackay Harbour, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Mackay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4955 5022
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