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Down Under Bar and Grill

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336 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4948 2000
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pub grub” (3 reviews)
“beer” (21 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Australian
336 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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Reviews (149)
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Totally renovated after Cyclone Debbie and renamed Boaty's. New menu and the Thai Chicken Salad and Lamb Rack tasted amazing. Lovely setting, friendly staff.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I've been there on last monday and have taken part in the ladyboys contest after drinking like three jugs of whiskey ginger on my own (a real consumption!). It has really been lots of fun and we had an unforgettable night at down under. Just...More

Thank 21Julius7
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

My only problem with this place is that it was recommended by the sail company as an after party. Encouraged to come at 7pm and get a dinner and drink for $12 which is a great deal. But they also said we would get a...More

Thank Danny B
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This place was a catastrophe. Worst customer service ever. The main bartender/manager in the yellow shirt was one of the rudest people I've met. I was given a free drink voucher since I was staying at the hostel nearby and he wouldn't let me use...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Lines were long, which was to be expected on New Year's Eve. Drinks were a bit expensive and seats were a bit hard to sit on. Live music wasn't happening at 2100, and when it started, the band was already half-drunk.

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Didn't eat here but just went out at night. Strong drinks, young party atmosphere, kinda dingy but a lot of fun

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I usually dont write Tripadvisor reviews but i felt I needed to this time. Only 1 person taking orders and rushing. Whilst waiting on the cue 2 plates went down to the floor when coming out of the kithen, of course i got pieces of...More

Thank Monica N
Reviewed 2 January 2017

In the evening, it works for a bar with young crowd. In the morning and during the day, you feel like you are eating in the same worn old club and not in any positive way. You feel like you are there before it's truly...More

Thank JiiBird
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The staff were extremely helpful and friendly. The food was a good price and delicious. Will definitely visit again.

Thank ridehard919
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

It's close to the nomads and base camping/hostel and for most people a place to start drinking and go on to the city. Never tried the food, etc. drinks were standard, dance contest was won by staff, which was disappointing. It's ok. An average Australian...More

Thank Benjamin F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 16
Bar, Pub, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 Shute Harbour Rd, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4948 2000
  • E-mail
Down Under Bar & Grill is a vibrant Bar and Bistro in the Heart of Airlie Beach. Offering great value Breakfast & Dinner plus an unrivalled night-time atmosphere. Situated at the top end of the main street with views of the Whitsunday's from our Beer Garden, it doesn't matter if you require Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch or Dinner. We have you covered.
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