East Coast Road, Point Lookout, QLD
+61 7 3409 8188

Dining

eat | indulge | enjoy

Manta Ray Bistro

Come in and enjoy a delicious meal from our Al la Carte menu or a Grinders coffee. With daily blackboard specials and views out to Shag Rock it’s the perfect vantage point for spotting a whale during winter or just kicking back and watching the surf roll in.

Open seven days for Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner. With breathtaking ocean views of the Coral Sea there’s no better place to sit and relax or celebrate with friends or family.

Please see below for opening hours & menu options. For weekends and busy times we recommend making a booking in advance to avoid disappointment. Bookings are essential for large groups, phone 07 3409 8188 ext 2 for reservations.

Waves Beer Garden

For a more relaxed experience our Beer Garden is perfect for having a meal or a drink and taking in the atmosphere and view that we are best known for. Enjoy some classic pub favourites or check out our Blackboard specials on the day for some great options and deals.

Please see below for opening hours & menu options. We are unable to make bookings for the Beer Garden area unless it is for a large group or Wedding, please call our functions department for pricing & reservations on 07 3409 8188 ext 3.

Please make sure to check out our blackboard specials at the counter.

Menu

Toast $6.0
choice of white | multi | sour dough | GF
w butter & fruit chutney

Raisin Toast $7.0
w butter

Eggs on Toast $11.0
(poached, fried or scrambled) on sour dough

Fruit Bowl $12.00
w yoghurt & berries

Brekkie Wrap $12.0
w bacon, egg, cheese & BBQ sauce

Bacon & Eggs $14.0
w poached, fried or scrambled eggs & toast

Eggs Bene $18.0
w smoked salmon or ham or bacon on sour dough w spinach, chives & hollandaise

Pancakes $18.0
w bacon, maple syrup & a side of ice cream

Waffles $18.0
w chocolate, cream & berries

Dhukka Poached Eggs $22.0
w sautéed spinach, cherry tomatoes, red onion, grilled mushroom, fruit chutney & toast

Manta Ray Big Breakie $25.0
w crispy bacon, eggs (2), chipolatas, tomato, hash brown, mushroom & toast

Extras $3.0
Bacon (2) | Eggs (2) | Tomatoes | Hash Browns (2) | Mushrooms | Avocado | Chipolatas (3) | Beans

Nipper Meals $8.00
Pancakes w syrup & ice cream
Manta Ray Mini – bacon, egg (1), hash brown & toast

SNACKS & SHARES

Cheesy Pizza Bread $9.0
add caramelized onion $2.0
Waves Wedges $14.0
w sour cream & sweet chili
Fried Chicken Wings $15.0
w hot sauce
Fresh MOK Local Prawns $22.0
w lemon & cocktail sauce (300g)
Loaded Fries $14.0
w pulled pork & cheese
Loaded Fries $12.0
w red onion, diced tomato, guacamole & cheese
Big Ol’ Nachos $20.0
w mince, salsa, corn chips, sour cream & guac

LIGHT & EASY

Garden Salad $15.0
w mesculin, bean sprouts, cherry tomato, cucumber, carrot, capsicum, cabbage & dressing
Caesar Salad $22.0
w baby cos, bacon, croutons, poached egg, parmesan, anchovies & dressing
add
Prawns $9.0
Crispy Pork $7.0
Moroccan Chicken $7.0
Smoked Salmon $9.0
Haloumi $7.0

BURGERS
all served on brioche bun with french fries

Steak & Egg $22.0
w lettuce, tomato, beetroot, cheese & BBQ sauce
Angus Beef $20.0
w cheese, lettuce, tomato, beetroot & BBQ sauce
Moroccan Chicken $20.0
w lettuce, tomato, beetroot, cheese & aioli
Crumbed Eggplant $19.0
w cheese, lettuce, tomato, mushroom & mayo

PIZZAS (all on 9” base) $18.0

LAND & SEA
w prawns, prosciutto, cherry tomatoes, red onion, cheese & aioli
CARNIVORE
w beef, ham, chicken, caramelized onion, capsicum, cheese & BBQ sauce
AUSSIE
w bacon, egg, cheese & BBQ sauce
HERBIVORE
w spinach, capsicum, caramelized onion, mushrooms, eggplant, cherry tomatoes & cheese
HOT & SPICY
w pepperoni, chorizo, jalapeno, chili, cheese & hot sauce

GF Base & Cashew Cheese Available $2.0

WAVES CLASSICS

250gm Rump $24.0
w salad, fries & choice of sauce
Beer Battered Fish $20.0
w salad & fries
Crumbed Calamari $20.0
w salad & fries
Chicken Parma $25.0
w salad & fries
Chicken Schnitty $20.0
w salad & fries

KIDS MEALS $12
w fries, post mix soft drink & a billabong ice cream

Battered Fish
Chicken Tenders
Kids Steak
Ham & Pineapple Pizza
Spaghetti Bolognaise (no fries)

DESSERTS
please see our selection of cakes & slices in the display fridge

DAILY CHALKBOARD SPECIALS
please see our daily specials for more delicious choices & Chef’s specials

ON ARRIVAL

Toasted Sourdough Cobb Loaf $9.5
w house Dhukka & olive oil

STARTERS

Soup of the Day $12.5
w crusty sourdough
*Szechuan Calamari * $16.5
w kaffir lime dressing
Mushrooms $14.5
stuffed w pumpkin, pine nuts, spinach, caramelized onions & feta on a puree of beetroot & thyme
Charred Moroccan Chicken Thigh $16.5
w couscous salad
Fresh Medium Local Prawns $24.0
w lemon wedges & cocktail sauce (300gm)
Crispy Skinned Pork Belly $14.5
w apple, fennel & pomegranate drizzled w chili dressing

SALADS

Classic Garden $15.0
w mescalin, capsicum, cherry tomatoes, bean sprouts, carrot, cucumber, red cabbage & Italian dressing
Goats Cheese $22.0
w crumbled goats cheese, spinach, pistachios, walnuts, beetroot & Italian dressing
Caesar Salad $22.0
w cos lettuce, bacon, croutons, parmesan, poached egg, anchovies & Caesar dressing
Thai Beef $24.0
w strips of marinated beef, spinach, capsicum, sprouts, cucumber, red cabbage, Vietnamese mint, Thai basil & coriander + peanuts
Salad Toppers
Crispy Pork $7.0
Smoked Salmon $9.0
Moroccan Chicken $7.0
Local Prawns $9.0
Haloumi $7.0

BURGERS (lunch only)

Crumbed Eggplant $19.0
w lettuce, tomato, beetroot, mushroom, cheese & mango
Steak & Egg $22.0
w lettuce, tomato, beetroot, onion, cheese & BBQ sauce
all burgers come on a brioche bun w fries

MAINS

250g Striploin $35.0
w choice of sides – mash | garden salad | seasonal veg | fries
w choice of sauce – red wine jus | peppercorn | diane | mushroom | hollandaise | hot English mustard
280g Rib Fillet $38.0
w choice of sides – mash | garden salad | seasonal veg | fries
w choice of sauce – red wine jus | peppercorn | diane | mushroom | hollandaise | hot English mustard

add seafood topper for $9

Atlantic Salmon $31.0
w warm kipfler potatoes tossed in chives & hollandaise sauce accompanied w grilled asparagus & cherry tomatoes
Lamb Shank (1) $24.0
w creamy mash, steamed seasonal vegetables & red wine jus
add a second shank for 6.0
Gnocchi & Pumpkin $24.0
w baby spinach & goats cheese
Seafood Spaghetti Marinara $27.0
w scallops, prawns, mussels, squid & fish tossed w spinach & house Napoli sauce
Beer Battered Fish $20.0
w garden salad, fries & tartare sauce

KIDS MEALS $12
all w fries, post mix soft drink & a billabong ice cream

Battered Fish
Chicken Tenders
Kid Steak
Ham & Pineapple Pizza
Spaghetti Bolognaise (no fries)

DESSERTS

Homemade Warm Sticky Date Pudding $12.0 w butterscotch & vanilla ice cream
Apple Pie $10.0
w warm custard & ice cream

please see our cake display cabinet for our cakes, slices & sweet treats

DAILY CHALKBOARD SPECIALS
please see our daily specials for more delicious choices & Chef’s specials

Coffee
Cappuccino $4.00
Latte $4.00
Mocha MUG $4.50
Long Black $4.00
Short Black $4.00
Flat White $4.00
Macchiato $4.00
Hot Chocolate MUG $4.50
Chai Latte $4.00
Baby Chino ẃ Marshmallow $2.00
Iced Coffee $5.50
Iced Mocha $5.50
Iced Chocolate $5.50

Extras
Espresso Shot | Soy | Mug $0.50 ea
Flavoured Shot | Vanilla | Caramel $1.00 ea

Tea loose leaf all $3.50
Peppermint
Green
Lemon Grass
Earl Grey
English Breakfast

Juice all $3.50
Apple
Cranberry
Pineapple
Orange

besides our daily blackboard specials we have the following daily specials for the month of September*

TUESDAYS
$20 Parma’s (choose from 3 types) – available for Lunch & Dinner in the Waves Beer Garden or Manta Ray Bistro.

WEDNESDAYS
200gm Rump w chips, salad & sauce $20 – available for Lunch & Dinner in the Waves Beer Garden or Manta Ray Bistro.

WAVES BITES
Saturday & Sundays from 3pm – 4.30pm our Waves Bites snack menu is available from the Waves Beer Garden.

FRIDAY NIGHTS
FriYAY nights in the Waves Bar means Snacks | Raffles | Happy Hour from 5pm.

*availability of all aforementioned spring specials subject to availability & may change without notice

Customers are advised on public holidays a surcharge of 15% applies to all menu + blackboard items. We are a licensed venue & our house policy is that we do not allow underage guests without a parent or guardian in any part of the Hotel including our Bistro & Beer Garden.



Breakfast Daily: 7.30 am – 10.30 am

Lunch 7 Days: 11.30 am – 2.00 pm

Dinner 7 Days: 5.30 pm – 8.00 pm

Waves Bites: Sat – Sun 3.00pm – 430pm*

*Subject to change without notice.

For direct phone enquiries or bookings please call (07) 3409 8188 ext # 2.

Have some questions or have problems with online reservations? You may easily contact us through contacts below.