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Hoolihans Irish Restaurant & Bar

££ - £££Irish, ,
382 Charlton Esplanade | Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4194 0099
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“guinness pie” (8 reviews)
“fish stew” (9 reviews)
“cuttlefish” (4 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
382 Charlton Esplanade | Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cockaroahes around where I was sitting not good for food to be handed out. If my phone was not flat I would of taken pictures.outside was the worst roches crawling on my shoes will never go there again.

Thank Karelle10
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Visited twice in our 4 night holiday. Great place to chill out and enjoy lovely freshly cooked food. I had the vegetable pizza and it was delicious. My son says it's the best garlic bread in Australia!! Great place!

Thank Donna J
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a few pints here whilst staying in my apartment next door. Place was quiet whilst I was there but heading into cyclone season...staff friendly and attentive. Will return! Great location to people watch also.

1  Thank Julian W
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Told on ordering that it was a slow night but when, after 45 minutes, we were still waiting for meals apparently it had been busy. The food came soon after we asked and was okay but not wonderful. Unfortunately by this time we had had...More

Thank Willhamm
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We had hopes of a lovely Sunday lunch with friendly service and live music from noon, at least that is what they advertised. We arrived at noon to a sign saying music from 1pm so we had a drink before ordering so as not to...More

Thank CandP5758
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We went to hooligans for Valentine's and had a delicious meal. After the superb meal we went for lunch a week later and was not dissapointed. I would recommend this place.

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 17 January 2018

We went here for a date night and wanted to try something different. I had personally never tried Irish food before and i was really clean. It was pouring down rain but it was nice and warm inside. We both ordered from the Irish menu...More

Thank Dana H
Reviewed 16 January 2018

Decided to try Hoolihans after searching for a place to eat on our first night in Hervey Bay. Staff and atmosphere were really good, our food was nice and serving sizes were quite generous. Prices was OK for the amount of food you got.

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We had a visitor from Sydney and decided on dinner out. We were very impressed with the venue and food. The staff were great too.

Thank SandyFord16
Reviewed 8 December 2017

A pleasant Irish-style bar. You order at the counter, get your drink and they bring the food when its ready. Good burgers. The Irish Stew was a pleasant surprise--tender lamb and vegetables. Nice range of beers, although the Guinness tasted a little off.

Thank RichfromDC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 382 Charlton Esplanade | Hervey Bay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Hervey Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4194 0099
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This very popular restaurant has prices to suit all budgets and food to suit all tastes. Great staff and atmosphere. Eat free on your birthday (Min 2 people)
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