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Man Friday

37 Warboys St | Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
+61 7 4778 5658
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (23 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
“mexican food” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
37 Warboys St | Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked here tonight at 7pm and it was quite clearly shut and there was absolutely no sign of it being open!! It’s so weird because it’s advertised everywhere in all tourist books and even on the TV at the ferry port!

Thank shelovesadventures
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little Mexican that was recommended by a British lady living on the island. The food was great. Its not licensed, so BYO. Tables are mainly outside and there's birds and possums roaming around which added to the atmosphere.

Thank Keri B
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Sweet little location with a relaxed atmosphere. Food and service were both amazing. Byo too which is great. Love it here!

Thank AlessandraStan
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Not normally a fan of Mexican but really enjoyed this place. Ambiance really nice. Nice outside area with possums and curlews wandering around!

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

If you head over to Magnetic Island and are a mexican food fan you must try these guys! The service was fantastic! Friendly and helpful with a relaxed vibe. The meals were HUGE!! And great prices too! It is a BYO restaurant so bring your...More

Thank chloerex
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

When we visited Magnetic Island last week we were thrilled to discover Man Friday Mexican was still open. I love the quaint style of the venue sitting in the garden. It is a true Island experience with neighbourhood chooks running about and the resident possum...More

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous little restaurant tucked away in the trees. Lots of birds and possums around. Cute fairy lights outside and awesome sangria!!! Food was delicious.

Thank Bronte C
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Our kids were fascinated by the wildlife that ran about during dinner and loved feeding the possums by hand. Food and service was great and reasonably priced for a resort community.

Thank bisou1994
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Fantastic romantic spot for a meal , however food was average for the price. We had a lovely time here when went for Dinner. Atmosphere out weighed the food. Its BYO and the staff are lovely and very friendly.

Thank tina T
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Loved it from the moment we walked in. Awesome atmosphere, vibe and music. Feels like you're at a party in someone's backyard. Food is great and the possums come to visit, they are so cute! Definately recommend coming here if you are staying on the...More

Thank Mildygal1
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Warboys St | Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Magnetic Island
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4778 5658
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