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Lighthouse Seafood Takeaway

) #88 of 145 Restaurants in Mackay Seafood, Fast food,
Reef Marina Mackay Harbour, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“calamari” (9 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Reef Marina Mackay Harbour, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been here quiet a few times but last night was the most disappointing food I've ever had The calamari was tough The hamburger was unbeatable as the spice that they put in the mince tasted YUCK The chips we're discussing Maybe it was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The café/takeaway is located on Mackay Harbour, so a terrific location. My food wasn't though. I ordered grilled fish, chips and salad, price for this was about $16. My fish was very rubbery and chips soggy. I will return to the location but try one...More

Thank GardensTearooms
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us paid a visit to have a light lunch. The people were very pleasant and friendly serving us. I had the steak burger however, the steak was as I say, wafer thin. Apart from that, the meals we had were fresh and quite...More

Thank Roger G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am never let down when I have a date night at the lighthouse with my boyfriend or go out with a group of friends for a bit to eat. They even have live music next door on weekends. The Lighthouse has the freshest fish...More

Thank Emma M
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Food is quite well cooked remembering it is basic café/pub type food. Crumbed oysters however are delicious!

Thank Nosmik
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Went on a Thursday during school holidays. Bad idea, place was packed and no seating available. Surprisingly the meals still came out fairly quickly and to a high standard. Fish was cooked well but chips couldve done with a bit longer. Great outlook over the...More

Thank Dan A
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Not the best experience,poorly cooked foods,cold chips and very dirty dining area. Highlight was the friendly service.

Thank Leanne T
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Three of us had the $15 snapper and chips and the fish was excellent. How often do you buy fish n chips only for the fish to be over-cooked and dry? Not here baby. Beautifully cooked and moist. Good product well delivered.

Thank Brent S
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The women who took out order couldn't be bothered to smile or even be polite , borderline rude - don't serve customers if you can't provide customer service

Thank Charisma P
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Friendly service and great fish and chips. We come to this restaurant on a regular bases and ask for fish of the day crumbed,The meal and the view is always fantastic ,Well worth a visit,

Thank 11Bear
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tracey g
15 January 2017|
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Response from Ric D | Reviewed this property |
very few kitchens have a specific 'gluten free fryer' And a lot of chips being used now are pre battered. If i was you i would avoid buying hot chips ( or anything deep fried) full stop as it can never be guarenteed that... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Fast food, Australian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reef Marina Mackay Harbour, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Mackay
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