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On The Pier

Old Punt Rd, Batemans Bay, New South Wales 2536, Australia
+61 2 4472 6045
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tempura prawns” (19 reviews)
“pork belly” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Australian, Street Food, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Old Punt Rd, Batemans Bay, New South Wales 2536, Australia
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1 - 10 of 337 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Hubby & I have been here a few times & it's not disappointed. The restaurant is located right on the water, so on a nice sunny day it's the perfect place to enjoy some great food. Service is fast & friendly & the food is...More

1  Thank AJParrello
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made the walk across the bridge & settled in to this charming little venue for lunch & a few drinks. We got a table right by the water & enjoyed watching the marine life swim in & out. We had the bruschetta duo for...More

1  Thank Alicia_guffy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went as two families of 4. Three adults ordered under "2 courses for $48" One adult plus 4 children ordered off children menu, $15 including dessert. Three children decided to have desserts off adult menu. Meals & dessert ok but nowhere near the quality the...More

Thank Wingha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to this restaurant for a number of times now, it usually hits the spot with their food and service. I have however noticed that their prices for wine have increased recently, I was a little disappointed to see that they are charging...More

Thank leo v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My best friend had her wedding here. Belinda and her team were superstars, nothing was too hard and they went above and beyond to make sure the day was perfect. The food was amazing. It was such a beautiful location to celebrate such a magical...More

1  Thank Katrina N
Belinda W, Owner at On The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! A great review thank you! I am pleased to read our love for our Bride and Grooms shine's through. We strive to make their day the best day and we love seeing our wedding guests dine again so we can reminisce about the...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal but the kitchen was disorganised today and it was over an hour between entree and mains. We were not the only table either that had to chase our second course. Shame it impacts coming back again as this place has amazing meals and...More

1  Thank Samkerri
Belinda W, Owner at On The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

With change is seasons come busier times and training of new staff. We apologise for your wait and hope you return again in the near future.

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Went with family and friends for a dinner on a Saturday night. Ambience of restaurant was nice as was location. Wait staff were fine, not overly attentive nor keen to smile. Food variety was quite straightforward with a selection for most. Ordered oysters amongst the...More

Thank Totallysure
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The minute they me served stale half tepid sliced bread 🍞 from woolies, I should have left. Shame to have such a great location serve second rate food.

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Belinda W, Owner at On The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Stale bread? Our sour dough is served warm from the oven and bake by Wild Rye in Pambula. If you haven't been there it is a must! Complementary bread on arrival is warmly welcomed by our guests.

Reviewed 23 July 2017

WE had a lovely romantic dinner here Friday night. We walked over the bridge as we were staying in the bay. The service was very friendly and the staff were helpful. While we were hoping for swordfish which was on the menu, it was unavailable...More

Thank WorldTraveller5star
Belinda W, Owner at On The Pier, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

A short stroll over the iconic Batemans Bay bridge is a great start or end to an evening at On the Pier. With shorten trading hours during the Winter period our chef has created a set menu using fresh local and in season produce with...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The food was ok some things excellent others a bit hit and miss, very pricey The service was great staff very friendly and attentive

Thank CaneCorsoPrincess
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17 March 2016|
Response from Belinda W | Property representative |
Over the last 14 years I have been a part of up to 20 weddings per year. Each has been personalised to the Bride and Groom. Please email onthepier for more information. Kind regards, Belinda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Punt Rd, Batemans Bay, New South Wales 2536, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Eurobodalla  >  Batemans Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4472 6045
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Fresh, seasonal dining, magnificent water and iconic bridge views, relaxed yet stylish ambience ... On The Pier seafood restaurant, housed in the heritage former punt house on Clyde River, is a Batemans Bay treasure. Specialising in weddings, events and corporate functions the perfect place where memories will last for a life time.
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