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Aqua

25 Buller St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
+61 2 6588 7201
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (8 reviews)
“king prawns” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 8:30 pm Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
25 Buller St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Normally we have a date lunch here. Today I ordered a chefs special beef rib $30 , was severely dissapointed with the dish, did not deliver what was advertised on the board, overpriced and the rib was full of fat and gristle and the sauce...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Carrol M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have eaten here 4 times and only had 1 positive experience. As locals we like to support our venues but after our experience last night we will never return to eat at Aqua. We booked a table at 6.30 promptly ordered our food and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank paulaangell1971
CarlAquaTL, Team Leader at Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are very disappointed to hear that your dining experience with us was so poor. On the night in question there had been a hardware issue with our kitchen printer that caused miscommunication to the kitchen leading to your meals being late and incorrect. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to aqua tonite - wednesday 02/01/2019. after previous poor experiences we were extremely pleasantly surprised this visit. We were a table of 4 adults and 2 kids. the food flowed quickly and smoothly and was excellently cooked despite being a very busy night. This...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank quagliow
MeganP2403, Digital Content Specialist at Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Quagliow, Thanks so much for giving Aqua another go - we are so pleased to hear that your experience with us was so enjoyable and we thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting area and was recommended. Great friendly service from start. Good choice of food. Friendly bar attendant. Steak was perfect. Pork was delightful. Best chips I’m a long time. Great view of river. Thoroughly recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank J877GOtonyw
PamC2076, Supervisor at Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello J877GOtonyw, So Pleased you enjoyed your time & Food in Aqua. Look Forward to seeing you again! Kindest Regards, Team Aqua

Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Restaurant is within Westport Club. Prices not reflective of service as you have to queue to order your meal then queue again for your drinks. We had fish & chips and barramundi which were

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 930waynel5
PamC2076, Supervisor at Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Hello 930wayne We do hope you enjoyed your meal. Your feed back has been noted & we thank you for taking the time in passing it on to us. See you again in the future, Kindest regards, The Aqua team!

Reviewed 27 November 2018

We have been regular diners for many years when staying in Port Macquarie and have enjoyed many good meals in Aqua. However, it seems that meal sizes have reduced over the years and the quality now is "hit and miss". Recently, I ordered the chef's...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cliffy47
CarlAquaTL, Team Leader at Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are currently looking into the issues you have raised and making some changes, particularly around information supplied to diners on our specials and consistency. We hope to see dining in Aqua the next time you are in Port Macquarie.

Reviewed 24 November 2018

4 of us went for dinner at Aqua. After making our menu selections (2 entrees and 4 mains) I queued up to place our order. When I eventually reached the head of the queue I placed the order - "Sorry sir, we have run out...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Errol W
CarlAquaTL, Team Leader at Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Hi Errol, Thank you for leaving a review of The Westport Club. I’m really sorry to hear about your disappointing experience with us in Aqua. This is definitely not the high standard we work to achieve for our guests to experience. Management have looked into...More

Reviewed 19 November 2018

Went here for dinner on a friday night. Requested a window table for a special occasion. Although not gauranteed they were able to provide. The steak was gret but unfortunately the pork order did not come with crispy crakle on top so unfortunately was a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank greytravellerSydney
PamC2076, Supervisor at Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Hello greytraveller, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review! We are so pleased that we were able to give you a table by the window, so you could soak in our fabulous view while enjoying your meal. We do agree that the...More

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the quality of food once it had finally arrived. A bit pricey for the meal size though. Friendly staff and a nice atmosphere

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nafali
PamC2076, Supervisor at Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Hello Nafali, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We a very pleased to hear you found our staff friendly & enjoyed the meal. Hope to welcome you back to aqua in the near future. Kindest regards, Team Aqua!

Reviewed 25 October 2018

Went there for dinner to give another try. Went 2 months ago food okay and portion size reasonable. Service staff a bit scatty. Tonight was an extreme disappointment. Ordered the house specials. pan seared snapper with chat potatoes, chorizo and portugese sauce. Unfortunately forgot to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank quagliow
PamC2076, supervisor at Aqua, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Hi quagliow, Thank you for taking the time to review aqua. We are very sorry to hear on this occasion we did not meet your exceptions. Your feed back has been passed on to our team, who will now be working very hard to make...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 35
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Buller St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Port Macquarie
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6588 7201
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