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Bowen's Grays Bay

Phone: 47 864 222


One of the most picturesque bays in Queensland is Gray’s Bay - one of the few places on the East Coast where you can watch the sun set over the ocean. It really is a treat, especially when the stand up paddleboarders are silhouetted against the darkening sky. When the tide is in, the water laps less than a metre from the road, and with its azure water, white sand and rocky outcrops, it is truly spectacular. There’s ample parking, a boat ramp, free barbecues and a playground situated under big shady trees. Find your perfect spot to sit and enjoy.

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Ranked #6 of 32 Restaurants in Bowen

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rated by 5 travellers

"Don't go for the food"

2/5 Poor Reviewed 5 days ago

"Great location but food quality was disappointing. Add GST to quoted prices as well. Will never go back." more »

Gary R, Gold Coast, Australia

"Cannot recommend The Cove enough"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 1 month ago

"We only went here as it was the closest restaurant to the caravan park. Hands down the best meal that we had whilst traveling in far North Queensland for a month. Well priced. The San Choy boa..." more »

Jess P, Brisbane, Australia

"Amazing food and virw"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 1 month ago

"Definitely recommend a visit to The Cove at Bowen. The food was exceptional. You can't go past the salt and pepper calamari! Recommend for lunch when you can enjoy the view and the delicious food." more »

Sharon C, Sydney, Australia

Horseshoe Bay Road, Bowen, Queensland 4805 Australia