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Odyssey on the Strand

$$ - $$$Greek, , Cafe
43 Howitt Street | The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4724 1400
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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“meal sizes” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (5 reviews)
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Greek, Australian, Cafe
$$ - $$$
43 Howitt Street | The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

A nice leisurely spot to enjoy a good breakfast. I enjoyed my breakfast, but hubby thought the omelette was too moist. Staff was friendly and attentive

Thank traveller2332
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Randomly chose to have a quick lunch at Odyssey on the Strand on a recent Monday public holiday after walking along the lovely Strand. The eatery was busy and we waited at the entrance to be seated as the sign requested. It took some minutes...More

Thank Annieco1
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is a great restaurant serving Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Greek style food at a great location opposite The Strand. Outdoor dining under cover,always a nice cool breeze.

Thank gary v
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Everything about it looked Greek but not a very Greek menu ! The mango smoothie with yoghurt was fabulous but the nachos ordinary. While an extensive list of dishes are on the menu, lots are toasted sandwiches, burgers and expensive main meals. Overall an over...More

Thank Rosemary F
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Had some delicious dips and good calamari salad for dinner. Nice people. Returned for breakfast but it was not as good, bit disappointed, sausages were horrible. Bacon tough.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Great food and coffee a very busy place but the food comes out in very quick time.. Lovely views. Its open very early.

Thank barty64
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We arrived without a reservation, and despite being booked out for a function, they made room for us under a side balcony. Food was very tasty, meal sizes were generous and we also got to enjoy the live music booked for the function while looking...More

Thank jameso12016
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Large menu with lots of options. I had the vegetable stack with smoked salmon and it was a very large portion. Coffee was good. Parking was easy with the jezzine barrack carpark across the road (compared to other strand restaurants with limited parking). Right across...More

Thank meandmymrjoneses
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Was here last Sunday morning at 7.00am. Nice meals, great coffee and nice service. Get in early if want a quiet time of it, it gets crowded quickly.

Thank NQTropics
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

... being a black coffee drinker I'm pretty fussy about my coffee and this is definitely the worst coffee I've had in Townsville without exception. Bitter dishwater. And yes I mentioned it once. A pity because I won't go there now and their food really...More

1  Thank dragonrose1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Greek, Australian, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Howitt Street | The Strand, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4724 1400
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