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The Vista

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood,
155 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
+61 3 5237 7188
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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Seafood, Australian
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
155 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Wow what an amazing place, meal everything is amazing the sea food is to die for we go there every time we’re at Apollo bay

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Zoe T
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Worst food ever had..portion was really small even for kids, basmati rice not cooked even after feedback and 2nd time serving. Pork chop not cooked throughly. Fish n chips was instead 3 small pcs of fish fillet. Very very pricy. Entire food menu in trip...More

Date of visit: June 2018
2  Thank DarylC392
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Overpriced food. $3 for a very very small oyster. $32 baby snapper (very baby) and a small salad. Not worth it

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank danielam7575
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Very disappointed, the food was dreadful. The services was so bad. If you have ever seen the TV show Faulty Towers it might give some idea of what the experience was like. The toilets were disgusting. When pressing the button in the toilet I got...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank jdriscoll2018
Reviewed 24 May 2018

On a cold rainy night the spicy lentil soup hit the right spot! The lasagne was a generous portion and very tasty. The lobster and prawn ravioli ws delicious but only 3 pieces left me still hungry so I ordered the garlic bread which was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank V1070EXcanA
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed, food was dreadfull and overpriced. Menu was very limited and poorly executed avoid!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Georgewhelan89
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by The Vista after reading all the reviews. Not sure why everyone is complaining as I don’t have a thing to complain about! The restaurant was quite busy and had a great mood set and the service was great. The food was really...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank chloeee-xx
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely meal of fresh seafood and excellent quality meat in a good location. The only downside was excessive use of salt. Maybe that’s a British thing?

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Dragonita60
Reviewed 6 February 2018

In Australia you should expect good quality sea food.It does not deliver on many fronts. A very poorly spent $260. Would not recommend.

Date of visit: December 2017
2  Thank alwHerts
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Was looking forward to the seafood platter as advertised but it did not deliver. Four out of the eight advertised items were not provided. Owner provided extra food on complaint but it was not worth the money we paid. We are happy to pay for...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank SandyP08
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Australian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Apollo Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5237 7188
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