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Southbank Grill

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U 17 29 Palmer St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4726 5265
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17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 09:00
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 10:00
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Burnley
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited here Thursday evening 20th April and found it just as excellent as the last time. We had drinks round the pool and then went into the restaurant and were shown to our table. We both ordered a starter and main course and were served quite promptly. Both the waiting staff were attentive all the evening even though it... More 

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Thank 999Sheela
Townsville, Australia
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here just 3 nights ago. The food was excellent and my steak was cooked to perfection i.e. medium. the service from the two ladies was first class and I look forward to going back soon.

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Thank brendanporter
Townsville, Australia
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

we all had something different and we all loved our good, there was a good variety and service was really good, would and have eaten there a couple of times

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Thank Minnie F
Rydges T, Operations Manager at Southbank Grill, responded to this review

Hi Minnie F Thank you very much for your review. I will pass your lovely comments onto the F&B team. We look forward to welcoming you back to dine with us soon. Elaine Quinn F&B Operations Manager More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent dinner. Very busy but staff still did an outstanding job. We had the chicken and the sole. Both we're delicious. Highly recommended.

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Thank Peter N
Rydges T, Operations Manager at Southbank Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback Peter N I so glad you enjoyed your "Early Valentine" with us. We did have a very busy service but I'm glad you feel the staff did an outstanding job. We also think the chicken and the sole are rather delicious. Many thanks More 

Traveller
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50 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Can recommend the cheesy garlic bread and pan fried prawns. Very appetising. Room service was super quick

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Thank Angela H
Rydges T, Operations Manager at Southbank Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback Angela H I'm glad you enjoy your recent room service whilst staying at Rydges Townsville. I'll pass your feedback onto the team. Many thanks More 

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100 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Meet some friends here for some drinks and decided to stay for dinner, steaks were great and service was exemplary

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Thank Terry L
Rydges T, Operations Manager at Southbank Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback Terry L I'm so glad you came for drinks and stayed for dinner. I'll pass your comments onto the team. many thanks. More 

Switzerland
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Good food, especially Steak, but other food was also available. My favourite: the house salad, really fresh

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Thank altberg2016
Rydges T, Operations Manager at Southbank Grill, responded to this review

Dear altberg2016 Thank you for your feedback, Im delighted you enjoyed your recent visit to the Southbank Grill. I'll pass your comments onto the team. Many thanks More 

Charters Towers, Australia
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106 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I was a little concerned when I noticed the breakfast chef that always looks after our little coeliac was not there, however staff were great. Thanks Chef and staff!

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Thank Jenny T
Rydges T, Operations Manager at Southbank Grill, responded to this review

I'm delighted you enjoyed breakfast even when our usual chef was on holiday. I will pass your feedback onto the team. Many thanks. More 

Burnley
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

29th November booked in to the restaurant and had a drink outside round the pool which was lovely and relaxing. We went inside and were shown to our table in the window by a member of staff who was polite and friendly. My partner ordered the 3 cheeses and garlic bread to start and thought it excellent. We both ordered... More 

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Thank 999Sheela
Rydges T, Operations Manager at Southbank Grill, responded to this review

Dear 9999Sheela Thank you very much for your delightful review of your recent visit to our Southbank Grill. I have also passed on your comments to Cirstyn and Yasmin who looked after you on Tuesday evening. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Elaine Quinn, Operations Manager More 

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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

A group of 4 and we purposely went to this restaurant to get a good eye fillet steak. We were a little worried on arrival as the restaurant was quiet compared to the others on the street which were experiencing a busy Saturday night. We ordered entrees & mains - 3 of us wanting the eye fillet. Our drinks came... More 

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Thank tra231
Rydges T, Operations Manager at Southbank Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback Tra231, I was saddened to read of your experience with us on Saturday night. I was contacted to say that we had had a table of four people walk out due to the fact we had only 1 eye fillet available. The chef had also contact me earlier in the night to advise that he... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 49
Cuisine
Australian, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 10:00
Monday
06:00 - 09:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 09:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 09:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 09:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 09:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 17 29 Palmer St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4726 5265

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?