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McNevin's Sails Restaurant

££ - £££, Italian, Steakhouse
188 John St, Maryborough, Queensland 4650, Australia
+61 7 4122 2888
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“fine dining” (2 reviews)
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Australian, Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
188 John St, Maryborough, Queensland 4650, Australia
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Sails has an extensive selection of food and beverages. The menu caters for all food requirements. We had an excellent night thanks to the Chef’s skills and the attention of serving staff. The ambience is excellent a venue where you can dine casually or make...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed overnight at the motel and as it was raining heavily our group of four decided to dine at their Sails Restaurant which purports to be fine dining. It is simply pub food with white tablecloths with restaurant prices. No, I would say it...More

Thank 1twang
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Most of the meals at our table were average with pork snitzel being dry and tough, garlic mash being way too garlicky and seasoned in the salt department. My chicken filo parcel was so not worth the price tag, part if which i could not...More

Thank chickeneck
Reviewed 22 June 2017

First visit, beautiful décor and comfortable feel, large windows making the place spacious and airy. Staff friendly and attentive. Food on the expensive side and fair. The seafood risotto could have had a side salad or some vegetables as was only tomato risotto and seafood,...More

Thank Vanessa A
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Staff were very friendly & attentive entree's were good and arrived quiet quickly we then asked for our mains to be delayed for 10-15 min only to be told they were already plated & ready to be served, once the entrée has been served they...More

Thank Colin & Jan A
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Fine dining at its best. You are pampered and staff are courteous and attentive. The menu is great and the food delicious. Beautiful decor brings an ambiance to this lovely upstairs restaurant. Ring to make sure it is open as it is not open every...More

Thank Marilyn K
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Staying at McNevins we decided to eat in. SO pleased we did. What a pleasant atmosphere, spacious soft lighting and white table linen. The waitress was just lovely and very attentive Dinner was perfect with my husband choosing the eye fillet and myself the lamb...More

4  Thank 2Eliza_12
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I first visited Sails restaurant in 1998, or thereabouts. (Not sure what it was called then). It was so disappointing then that my husband and I booked out of the motel and went to Hervey Bay (even though we were visiting our daughter who lived...More

Thank NannaSuze
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

What a surprise. This is a restaurant on the premises of McNevins hotel. Blink and you'd miss it. While the décor maybe a little out dated the food and service is not. I've eaten here twice and both times the food was sensational. Lovely friendly...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Happy to return to Sails anytime. The food was served quickly and was delicious. A quiet restaurant attached to the McNevin's hotel. Great to have something close that was not just standard fare.

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Response from 2Eliza_12 | Reviewed this property |
We loved Sails and had a wonderful dinner when we stayed there a few months ago. loved the restaurant and were well looked after. HOwever this is just a travel guide you had better ring the restaurant direct as I shouldnt... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 188 John St, Maryborough, Queensland 4650, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Maryborough
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4122 2888
  • E-mail
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