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Santini Pizza e Cucina

470 Esplanade | Shop 1, Torquay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4125 5880
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“gelato” (68 reviews)
“pizza” (179 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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470 Esplanade | Shop 1, Torquay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Somewhat disappointing. Not in a hurry to go back there. however, obviously reasonably populr judging by the num of occupied tables. A meagre choice of foods available. Attended with friends but will not be rushing back.

Thank Heldav123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very popular family-run restaurant serving a good selection of dishes in addition to the take-away pizza business. It is most advisable to make a reservation. The service is prompt and friendly. The wine list is satisfactory. The restaurant is not open for...More

Thank WorldWideKiwi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A table of nine friends from Brisbane and local celebrated a birthday at Santini. They made it memorable. Amazing food and service and Steve made sure we were well looked after. The Neapolitan pizza is why you eat pizza. The smoked salmon bruschetta is a...More

Thank 330karenh
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

They have the best chocolate gelato and cakes Esp chocolate pistachio cake is to die for Lovely lady at the desk( Ice cream area) Highly recommend this place

Thank promilakaushal
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Good location on the esplanade good table spacing and clean friendly staff and helpful the pasta Is excellent. For desert go into their Ice creamy next door but give their coffee a miss the couple I had did not improve this place is with trying...More

Thank vince a
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Vibrant restaurant and the service was great. The staff were very calm and made the atmosphere very enjoyable. Food was good but the highlight is definitely the desserts! Make sure to save room for the homemade gelato easily the best gelato I have ever had....More

Thank Leijac
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Fantastic meal. Something for everyone. Pizza bases reveal that these people know how to cook authentic Italian food. Gelato is fantastic but for $7 it’s a measly serving.

Thank Seaside363724
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

This is a must visit every time we visit the grandparents in Hervey Bay. A family orientated, family run restaurant that never fails to deliver in service taste. It’s a treat for the kids with the Gelato station and a well deserved night off from...More

Thank Bustermov
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Thought we would try this ITALiAN restaurant out as it’s always busy and the sister in law recommended it. So we ordered our entree bruschetta was nice but not very traditional the tomato was sliced and stacked on top and wasn’t real ripe also a...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Absolutely thoroughly enjoyed everything about Santini,could not fault it. Everything made on site! Both of the Risotto were second to none,as was the Seafood Cannelloni. Desserts delish too, Lemon Crepe with Vanilla Gelato, Rhubarb Crumble with Vanilla Gelato. The service was excellent, friendly but professional.The...More

Thank julie g
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10 January 2018|
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Response from Ruth D | Reviewed this property |
I think so
Julie R
23 October 2015|
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Response from Tammy L | Reviewed this property |
yes you can byo but there is a corkage fee
Julie R
23 October 2015|
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Response from elisabeth c | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but fro wine only. Others have ordered beer, and I have had Irish and Roman coffee with dessert.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 Esplanade | Shop 1, Torquay, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Hervey Bay  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4125 5880
trading hours Wednesday to sunday from 5.30pm to onwards. kitchen close 9.00pm close Monday and tuesday
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