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Sails Bistro

#1,548 of 3,784 Restaurants in Brisbane
$$ - $$$,
54 Cambridge Parade, Brisbane, Queensland 4179, Australia
+61 7 3249 5999
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible9%
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“barramundi” (6 reviews)
“flathead” (2 reviews)
“chips” (10 reviews)
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Bar, Australian
$$ - $$$
54 Cambridge Parade, Brisbane, Queensland 4179, Australia
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Good selection of food and the restaurant is set out well. Very comfortable. Fully licenced. Meals are a bit expensive.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Ramon A
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Three of us ate here and were all a bit disappointed with part of our meals.The salt and pepper calamari was tender and the salad had a pleasant dressing but all the chips were unpleasant.To start with they were rather cold.They were a bit shriveled...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank failf0rd
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I took two friends here for lunch on a Saturday, the restaurant was very busy but the staff still manged to keep the service going at a brisk pace. One of our party had the seafood platter and the other two opted for the flathead...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank pauly233
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Both our steaks were tough. The salad was just a pile of leaves with one little cherry tomato. The vegies were plentiful but over salted and there were no spuds.The new menu has significantly reduced the number and variety of GF meals so if you...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ellas01
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Classic bistro menu with a wide array of choices at very reasonable prices. The food is great quality and the wait staff are always happy and helpful.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Chris H
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This is the RSL restaurant at Raby Bay .The menu is wide ranging with daily specials and monthly themes.music most lunchtimes at weekends

Date of visit: January 2017
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Prompt service, staff very friendly and informative with what's on special. Our table of five adult had the Barramundi with Macadamias, chips and salad. We were not disappointed. It was the special of the day. A good serve.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Julz0407
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Good food selection and price is reasonable. The staff are friendly as well. A popular spot for locals and reasonable parking. Pretty close to the water.More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank mgstephenson
TheManly, Public Relations Manager at Sails Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Dear mgstephenson, Thank you for your recent review, we are very pleased you enjoyed your lunch and found our menu good value. The Hotel is only a few meters from the Manly boat harbour where there is close to 1200 boats and water crafts stored...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to celebrate my birthday and being a member, my meal was free! This being said, I ordered the salmon and large couscous. The salmon was cooked to perfection however being served on a bed of what seemed to be canned...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank mumsayk
TheManly, Public Relations Manager at Sails Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Amanda K, Firstly, happy birthday! Thank you for your recent review of your experience in Sails Bistro at The Manly Hotel. I am so sorry your meals were not satisfactory. We strive to deliver and exceed our customer expectations and we are sincerely disappointed...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended for a good pub meal. Had a variety of dishes at our table & all were very good. Especially the burger & the flathead & chips. Service is friendly & efficient. Can use half price vouchers from local supermarket shop a dockets for...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank ozwardies
TheManly, Guest Relations Manager at Sails Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Ozwardies, Thank you for your lovely review we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your meals and it is great that you were able to use your shop a docket offer. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Kind regards Karin...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 25
Bar, Australian
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Cambridge Parade, Brisbane, Queensland 4179, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3249 5999
  • E-mail
Eat, play, stay & relax at The Manly Hotel, your hotel by the sea! For 60 years, The Manly Hotel has provided the local community with a fun source of entertainment. The Manly Hotel has lots to offer its valued patrons, boasting a 120 seat bistro, 18 boutique accommodation rooms, bars, award winning gaming & TAB facilities, live entertainment & Thirsty Camel bottleshops. Sails Bistro awarded 5 stars in the Brisbane City Council's Eat Safe program is open daily from 7am. A family friendly venue offering free Wi-Fi, a nine foot big screen for the latest sporting action, making this the perfect venue for small or large gatherings.
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