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  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Single-use or sanitized menus
  • Floors marked for social distancing
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Updated 25/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Located in the heart of Wagga’s main street, BAY85 offers world class cuisine. Relaxing Cafe during the day, exciting Restaurant & Bar at night. An extensive drink selection of Cocktails, Wines & Spirits accompanies an amazing dining experience. Chill out with some friends, enjoy our music in a rustic industrial setting.
US$10 - US$30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Australian, Fusion
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 17 May 2021 via mobile

Renowned for their amazing cocktails and beautiful food... a great place for a fun night out with friends... really reasonably priced.... it can get busy so good idea to book ahead!

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 2 March 2021

Sunday night , 6.30 and pretty busy. Was concerned re reviews about sloppy service. THIS WAS NOT THE CASE. Service was excellent!!! Meals were served quickly Waitress was BRILLIANT, on her own, and looking after 8 - 10 tables. We All dishes were very good...Fried prawn wontons Duck Wrap Pork Ribs Fish Taco Halloumi Bites Yummy local Borambola shirazMore

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed 8 January 2021

I came here based on the majority of positive reviews, hoping the most recent reviews weren't reflective of this place. I was wrong. I was seated fairly quickly, had menus & tap water handed to me and asked if I wanted a drink within a...few minutes, that was fine, the staff seemed attentive, and as found later on, apologetic. They get a point for service. There was a lunch specials menu, so I went for a pork wrap with chips, and ordered one of the tap beers. I spotted a couple across the other side of the dining area to me slowly sipping on milkshakes with no food. I noticed half an hour later they still had no food, so I had no idea how long they'd be waiting. Their meal came out a few minutes before mine, and mine took about 40 minutes. I ordered a 2nd beer while waiting, it took so long I'd finished my first one. The pork roll was a bit sad, it was lukewarm for starters, the sauce was a bit sour, and there wasn't much flavour to speak of. The chips were nothing exciting, just bland. I have no idea why it took so long to make, when a kebab or souvlaki place could've put the same meal together in 5 minutes, and for a better price. I was in town for another day before leaving, so I visited Guzman Y Gomez instead. Much better lunch option, go there or Zambrero instead.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 12 December 2020

Our overall experience was unfortunately very poor. Initially, the customer service was very nice and on the ball, however we ended up waiting for 1hour and 15 minutes for 3 kids nachos and pork ribs. This was appalling for us as we were there on...a school trip, and ultimately had to get our meals as takeaway as we walked out the door.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 4 December 2020 via mobile

I ordered: Salt and Pepper Calimari - dry, tough and cold on delivery. Slaw was ok, dressing was tasty Vego spring rolls - EXCELLENT, best I've had in a while. Haloumi Bites - large serving (pleasantly unexpected). Very salty coating, i could not eat it....Others on table said same. Overall, very underwhelming for my experience, the other food that came out for my friends looked great but i didn't try theirs.More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 17 November 2020

The service was nice and the food was relatively fast but the menu is just over priced for every meal. The meal itself wasn't cooked properly either. In my opinion the food was properly rushed. Maybe the meat was microwaved. Who knows.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 16 September 2020 via mobile

I can’t see how this place has received such positive ratings. I’ve been sitting here for almost an hour and a half and still no Pho. My husband waited over an hour for a very disappointing chicken burger. He’s finished his lunch and still I...food. Ah, mine just arrived. Not worth the wait. The Pho is terrible.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 23 March 2020 via mobile

Enjoyed a gr8 Saturday lunch with family The food was great and reasonably priced and the cocktails were great Poor waitress was run off her feet but did a gr8 job Dumplings were amazing as were the bao buns

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 14 February 2020 via mobile

Bay 85 is a restaurant that would do well in any capital city. Having just driven up from Melbourne (where we were spoilt for choice) we were delighted to find such a great eatery in Wagga Wagga. The prices were very reasonable, the food was...excellent, the staff friendly and professional and the ambiance in the mezzanine made the evening memorable. We highly recommend Bay 85 to all travellers and locals.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 9 February 2020

We came in last night to try your new Yum Cha menu. Please pass our compliments to the chef as the dumplings were outstanding! We have moved here from Sydney where we'd regularly have yum cha. We've struggled a bit with the limited food choices...in Wagga and have been waiting for a restaurant to offer the standard of dumplings that you presented us last night. We could see and taste that they were freshly handmade and had not come from frozen. Thank you we will be back very soon.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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BAY85 is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4