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86 Wood St, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
+61 7 4951 3546
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Opens in 18 min
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
86 Wood St, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another great night at The Dispensary with dinner (tapas), drinks and live music. I love this place as it's always clean, classy and the staff are always friendly and professional. Prices for tapas range from $8/$10 from memory so it usually works out cheaper if...More

Thank greentrees321
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to BURP for a romantic birthday dinner and all the food was on point and the whisky list was unbelievable not to mention the friendly service we also received. We will certainly be back to celebrate another special occasion.

Thank Ralphy76
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Recently had a business dinner for 12 here, and had a fantastic evening! The meal itself was excellent, and the attentive service meant that we felt valued and looked after for the entire evening. Well done and thank you to the management and staff at...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The most amazing food. Perfection at its best! Zucchini flowers are amazing!! Excellent service! Amazing experience thank you.

Thank Bianca K
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

We visited here to try their special set menu. The food was very good but the atmosphere was quite noisy

Thank carie40
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Wonderful dinner, great food and being pregnant they were happy to cater for my requirements (such as cooking steak to well done). Very attentive wait staff and very friendly atmosphere.

Thank HelenGm350
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Went in a and ordered meals. Was quite surprised by the prices but it was a special night so thought we'd splurge. Mainly for younger crowd and it actually got too rowdy so we left. Food was good but too exey and noisy for me.

Thank Faith W
Reviewed 15 November 2017

I travel and get to experience many restaurants. This venue is outstanding. The quality of the food and service is a credit to the management and staff.

Thank Corey V
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Enjoyed the food and service for our work end of year function. Set menu offer good variety and the food was fantastically presented and tasting.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The one thing that really stands out is how lovely all the staff are. The food is always amazing and always served without delay.

Thank Kerry H
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Wood St, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Mackay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4951 3546
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