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Waterbar or Forbes Island

If you had to choose one of these for dinner, which would it be and why?

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1. Re: Waterbar or Forbes Island

Waterbar-- I think Forbes Island relies on the kitsch factor over food quality. In terms of food, Waterbar would likely be a better meal.

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2. Re: Waterbar or Forbes Island

Without a doubt Waterbar.

Forbes Island is a kitsch tourist trap.

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3. Re: Waterbar or Forbes Island

Okay thanks!

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4. Re: Waterbar or Forbes Island

I've never been to Forbes Island, but I can see it's adventure charms. But if you are going for good food, Waterbar wins easily.

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5. Re: Waterbar or Forbes Island

Waterbar for view and food quality. Forbes for your French grannie's cooking on a barge in the bay. (If you can't tell, Waterbar wins for me!)

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Waterbar

Unless you are bound and determined to eat in a tourist joint for the oddity of it.

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7. Re: Waterbar or Forbes Island

Though not its biggest fan, I would choose Waterbar also.

Enjoy!

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8. Re: Waterbar or Forbes Island

How did you come up with these two? They're about as different as can be. Other than the fact that they're both (kinda) on the water (Forbes Island is partially below water level and I'm not sure about the view) I don't think the have anything in common.

One is trendy seafood and other is 1970's French food in a tourist trap.

What sort of experience are you looking for?

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