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Doyles on the Wharf

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Marine Parade, Watsons Bay Wharf, Watsons Bay, Woollahra, New South Wales 2030, Australia
+61 2 9337 1572
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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“seafood basket” (22 reviews)
“prawn rolls” (4 reviews)
“fish n chips” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Australian
$$ - $$$
Marine Parade, Watsons Bay Wharf, Watsons Bay, Woollahra, New South Wales 2030, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, we traveled here on the advice of a local. The nearby restaurant could not accommodate us without a reservation, so we came to the take-away shop. The cash-only policy is acceptable, the service is quick, but the non-crisp coating of...More

Thank Pauline N
Reviewed 3 days ago

Watsons Bay is busy in summer, and particularly on summer weekends, with fast ferries from both Manly and the City in addition to Sydney Ferries. After a walk to The Gap and around the headland, where are you going to have a cold drink and...More

Thank 556bharris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly the fish was very poor when we visited. The fish was very thin and the batter was like the stuff you find from frozen prepared supermarket fayre. Extremely overpriced. I imagine ( after all the recommendations) that this place has changed ownership. Would not...More

Thank DebenRichWoodbridge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awful service, average fish and chips and has dropped off remarkably from several years ago. Surely the Doyles name deserves far better.

Thank scrank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch here...the food was awesome...fresh and very tasty...was lovely sitting watching the water and what was happening

Thank ericandlyn
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Lovely place to have reasonably priced seafood and drinks with a magnificent view! Great location right near ferry wharf.

Thank susan4456
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Hadn't been to the restaurant for a few years and was worried it might have gone off but they still churn out quality even though its not exactly cheap, but then again its not a rort considering the position. Busy Sunday on a perfect day...More

Thank davidinnoosa
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is on the wharf so is the first you come across. The Doyle's brand is well known and perhaps you are led to expect a bit more than some pretty average fish and chips. However the fact is that the food is fine...More

Thank Journeyman4
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

This was a fish lunch extraordinaire. Well cooked, well priced, quick and tasty. All with a view to die for. The quality hasn't changed over the years and still a place to visit for a relaxing afternoon.

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Went to Doyle's Take A Way: order food at counter and then find a table. Order drinks at bar. Lots of tables and chairs. Lovely day to watch boats come and go. Enjoyed the fish and chips very much....lovely tender fish with light coating. Calamari...More

Thank MinneapolisTourist
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18 August 2017|
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Response from edwinf1 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest to book and stay and eat across from the take away at the Hotel. they have the room and also the licence for drinks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 38
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Parade, Watsons Bay Wharf, Watsons Bay, Woollahra, New South Wales 2030, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Woollahra  >  Watsons Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9337 1572
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