Rickys River Bar and Restaurant

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$41 to $100
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Seafood
Set on the banks of the beautiful Noosa River, Rickys River Bar & Restaurant delivers a dining experience that encapsulates the Noosa lifestyle. Rickys offers a delicious menu featuring a wonderful selection of fresh seafood and the very best local produce. With sweeping views of the Noosa River, Rickys is the perfect place for a leisurely lunch, a sunset dinner or a relaxing cocktail in their River Bar.
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4.7based on recent ratings
4.6
Food
4.7
Service
4.7
Ambience
4.2
Value
Noise · Moderate
93% of people would recommend it to a friend
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SimoneM
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 21 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

I love love love this place, every time we come to Noosa we visit and each time we are not disappointed, the food is amazing, the view is amazing and staff are very attentive, highly recommend it

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MargaretT
Hawaii
3 reviews
Dined on 16 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Have been wanting to dine here! Forever!
We arrived by ferry.
The food experience far exceeded our expectations. The mix of flavors was exquisite, the coconut meringue dessert was delicious.
The staff were professional and still friendly.
Awesome experience

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thanks Margaret for your review of Rickys. That is so lovely to hear you enjoyed your dining experience and arriving by Ferry is such a great way to take in all that Noosa has to offer. We do look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 15 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had a lovely experience. Food and bar good also good service

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thanks so much for your 5 stars and review of Rickys. Looking forward to having you dine with us again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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MattG
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 15 March 2020
Overall3Food5Service1Ambience3

Serving an alcoholic drink to my pregnant partner masked an otherwise lovely experience.

Was the complimentary mocktail enough to make up for that mistake?

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thank you Matt for taking the time to write your review. I am very sorry to hear of your experience. I do apologise on behalf of the team for the mistake and hope you will give us another chance in the future. Regards, Renee.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Melbourne / VIC
10 reviews
Dined on 15 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always a special treat - every trip to Noosa involves a visit to Ricky’s.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 17 March 2020

Thanks for your 5 star review! Awesome to hear your trip always includes Rickys! Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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NickH
1 review
Dined on 14 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Food was sensational. Service was great, particularly by the sommelier.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 17 March 2020

Thanks Nick for your 5 star review and kind words on our food and service. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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CliveR
1 review
Dined on 13 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

Great ambience, wonderful location and great food made for a fabulous restaurant to celebrate a special birthday. Would recommend to anyone!

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thanks so much Clive for your review of Rickys. We love that you found the restaurant had great ambiance, loved our Noosa River location, and you enjoyed a special birthday celebration with us. Looking forward to having you dine with us again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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AandJ
London
20 reviews
Dined on 13 March 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience5

Great evening in this riverside restaurant.
Bar beforehand was enjoyable.
Then taken to a waterside table for some excellent fish and seafood with local wines.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thank you for your review of Rickys restaurant. This is great to see you enjoyed our Noosa River location, and enjoyed your pre-dinner drinks in the bar before moving to your waterside table. Warm regards, Renee.

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MikeD
1 review
Dined on 13 March 2020
Overall4Food4Service3Ambience4

Been going to Ricky’s / Ricky Ricardo’s sporadically for 17yrs. This time it was very noisy as we were seated inside near a large table with people shouting over each other to be heard. ( including us!!) Initially service was a bit gruff but our waitress relaxed a bit and became more attentive and friendly (probably couldn’t hear us!!) Great food and wine, and a killer Passionfruit soufflé dessert. Will definitely keep going back but next time I will ask to be seated in the quieter area away from the big tables. The place still has a great Vibe.
Cheers

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thanks Mike for taking the time to write your review. I am so pleased to hear you have been coming to Rickys over the past 17 years. I am pleased to hear you found the food and wine great, and the passion fruit souffle enjoyable. Sorry to hear on this occasion your experience may have not been to our usual standard regarding initial service. Please do ask next time to be seated in the inside area. Looking forward to seeing you return again to Rickys. Warm regards, Renee.

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OpenTable Diner
Sydney / NSW
1 review
Dined on 13 March 2020
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience3

Faultless food with wonderful service. An update to the interior and perhaps dim the lights for better night ambience

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thanks for your review of Rickys. I am so pleased to hear you found the food faultless and service wonderful. We do look forward to seeing you again soon at Rickys. And we will take your comments on board regarding the lighting. Generally, the room is lowly light in the evenings. Warm regards, Renee.

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glennr
1 review
Dined on 11 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food was great and the blonde lady that served us was exceptional :)

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thank you Glenn for your 5 stars and review. So great to see, looking forward to seeing you again soon at Rickys. Warm regards, Renee.

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OrnellaA
1 review
Dined on 10 March 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Dining experience was very good. Best meal during our stay in Noosa. Friendly staff. Just a little rushed on the pre dinner drinks as entree arrived earlier than anticipated. Happy to recommend .

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thanks Ornella for your lovely review of Rickys restaurant and glad to hear you found Rickys was the best meal you had in Noosa. Sorry that you didnt get a chance to fully enjoy your pre-dinner drinks, we will have to tell the chefs to slow down a little! Thanks again for your review. Warm regards, Renee.

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PamW
Brisbane / QLD
1 review
Dined on 10 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing food and staff. Fabulous ambience and treated to a viewing of a turtle out the front of the restaurant.
Fantastic experience with THE Best dessert ever ... passion fruit soufflé.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 20 March 2020

Thanks so much Pam for your lovely review of Rickys restuarant. This is so great to see. We are looking forward to having you dine with us again soon. Glad you also like the passionfruit souffle, it is our most popular dessert. Warm regards, Renee

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AnneB
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had a beautiful table outside over looking the river, beautiful food, beautiful wine and an amazing post dinner cocktail. What more could we ask for . Our regular go to place when we are in Noosa .

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 17 March 2020

Thanks Anne for your 5 star review and lovely feedback. This is so great to hear and we couldn't ask for anything more. So happy also to hear Rickys is your regular place to go. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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VictoriaM
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2020
Overall3Food2Service4Ambience4

I had been recommended to visit Ricky’s by friends with discerning taste so was very disappointed with our experience . The Morton bay bugs were flavourless . The seafood in the bisque was not plentiful and the bug was overcooked And other seafood tired . Perhaps Sunday evening Is not the best time to visit .
A shared dessert soufflé was also disappointing As overcooked .

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SandraS
1 review
Dined on 8 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Rickys is located in a beautiful location, exceptional food and service.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 17 March 2020

Hi Sandra, thanks so much for your lovely feedback on Rickys. We do too love our location on Noosa River and pleased to hear you enjoyed the exceptional food and service. Warm regards, Renee.

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LauraL
Brisbane / QLD
2 reviews
Dined on 8 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always exemplary. We visit every time we are in Noosa.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 17 March 2020

Thanks so much Laura for your lovely review, we are looking forward to having you dine with us again soon. And love to hear Rickys is always on your list to visit when in Noosa.

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KathrynC
1 review
Dined on 3 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Love it here. Never disappoints! Had my 50th here. Best place. Casual for great dining experience. A must do when in Noosa!

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks so much for your 5 star review! and kind words. I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your 50th Birthday with us at Rickys. We do look forward to having you dine with us again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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OpenTable Diner
Brisbane / QLD
1 review
Dined on 2 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was a great night. Wish we came during the day to enjoy the view. Food and service was fantastic.

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MarcelleC
Central Coast
2 reviews
Dined on 1 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Gorgeous location

Fabulous food

Friendly & professional staff

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thank you Marcelle for your 5 stars. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed the Noosa River location, found the food fabulous and staff friendly and professional. This is everything we strive for. Looking forward to having you dine with us again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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AmandaG
Melbourne / VIC
2 reviews
Dined on 1 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Everything about this place is class. The service, the food, the wine list... everything I love coming here!

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Amanda for your review of Rickys. I am glad to hear you had had lovely experience. We do look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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TeganB
1 review
Dined on 29 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

food was fantastic. service was great. almost too many wines to choose from, would be nice to have tasting notes or suggested pairing of wines with key dishes.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks so much Tegan for your review of Rickys, I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent dining experience. Thank you also for your feedback and we will take this on board. We do look forward to having you dine with us again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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TraceyP
1 review
Dined on 29 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

What an amazing venue!
We had dinner here for the first time and have only good things to say.
Arriving by water taxi at sunset was a unique experience for our friends visiting from the UK.
The food was fabulous, the drinks flowed and the service was top notch.
We'll be coming back next time we're in Noosa.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Tracey for your review, I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent dining experience. Arriving by boat to Rickys is the perfect way to experience Noosa River, as we have our own private jetty. I am also pleased to hear you enjoyed the food offerings, drinks and service. We do look forward to having you dine with us again when you are back in Noosa. Warm regards, Renee.

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TrevorA
1 review
Dined on 29 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Rickys was one of the best restaurants we have dined at. Great personal service, the staff made us feel special. The meal was absolutely wonderful.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Trevor for your lovely review of Rickys, I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your dining experience with us at Rickys, and found the staff personal, and the meals wonderful. We look forward to having you dine with us again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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MicheleO
1 review
Dined on 29 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Terrific food. Kudos to the chefs in creating outstanding vegan dishes for two members of our party. They were raving about how wonderful the dishes were. The rest of us omnivores also had an outstanding meal.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Michele for your 5 star review of Rickys. That is great to see, I am also pleased to hear the vegan dishes were well received and the rest of the group enjoyed their meals. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 29 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Ricky’s hasn’t changed - utterly brilliant as always! Next level food combined with top notch, informed and friendly service!

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks so much for your review of Rickys. That is so great to hear you enjoyed your dining experience and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 29 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We were visiting Noosa on a girls trip and we had been recommended Rickys by friends who had been to Noosa and it was a lovely all round experience and best meal and experience we had in Noosa

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 24 March 2020

Thanks so much for your lovely review. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Warm regards, Renee.

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GraemeR
London
2 reviews
Dined on 29 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Fantastic service and great food, the degustation was great with really well paired wines,

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Graeme for review of Rickys, that is so great to hear you found the service fantastic and great food, I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed the tasting menu. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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KirstyC
1 review
Dined on 28 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

My husband and I had a great time. We both ordered the tasting menu and it was AMAZING!!!! Service was also great.
Will be back 😊

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Kirsty for your review of Rickys, I am so pleased to see you had a great time and enjoyed the tasting menu! Looking forward to having you dine with us again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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DebbieD
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on 28 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always amazing and never disappoints.
From the location to the staff, and the food is divine. It’s a restaurant that I visit each time I’m in Noosa.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Debbie for your review of Rickys, that is so great to hear! We love having you dine with us and can't wait to see you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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CarolC
1 review
Dined on 28 February 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Beautifully situated restaurant, lovely relaxed ambience. Magnificent food and service. 👍👍👍

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Carol for your kind words, I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed Rickys. We love our location right on Noosa River, and look forward to having you dine with us again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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AdrianW
1 review
Dined on 27 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Great food and great people. Love this place and will definitely go again.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Adrian for your review of Rickys. We love that you love Rickys and we do hope to see you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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RussellS
Melbourne / VIC
3 reviews
Dined on 25 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Quality food & service ! Location is great however night view of river is not great .

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks for your 5 star review, and kind words. I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed the quality of the food and service.. Looking forward to having you dine with us again soon perhaps for lunch or sunset to enjoy the Noosa River views. Warm regards, Renee.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 24 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Awesome night with my wife. Great location and food and awesome staff

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks for your kind words, that is great to hear. I am so pleased you enjoyed your dinner and found the Noosa River location great and food and staff awesome. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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StefG
1 review
Dined on 23 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Best food I had in Noosa. Fast and absolutely delicious. Thank you for having us!!

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks so much StefG for your review of Rickys, I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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CherylB
Sydney / NSW
2 reviews
Dined on 23 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Favourite restaurant on the coast. Love the view, the service and always the food.

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RachelR
1 review
Dined on 22 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The tasting menu was out of this world, thank you! Amazing service, timing of the courses was effortless and service was outstanding.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thank you for your star review, I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed the tasting menu. That is so great to hear, of your experience and we do look forward to welcoming you back to Rickys. Warm regards, Renee.

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OpenTable Diner
Surrey
1 review
Dined on 21 February 2020
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience4

Very nice waitress and great food.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thank you for your star review, and I am glad to hear you found the waitress nice and food good. Looking forward to seeing you again soon at Rickys. Warm regards, Renee.

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OpenTable Diner
Brisbane / QLD
1 review
Dined on 21 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

A truly wonderful experience
Sensational food , brilliant service , spectacular location

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thank you for your 5 star review, and kind words, I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience. That is great to see! Looking forward to seeing you again soon at Rickys. Warm regards, Renee.

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wadeJ
Brisbane / QLD
1 review
Dined on 20 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

everything fantastic as always .......thanks again wade

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant
Responded on 5 March 2020

Thanks Wade for your lovely review of Rickys, so good to hear you found everything fantastic on your recent visit. Looking forward to your return visit soon. Warm regards, Renee.

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Rickys River Bar and Restaurant offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (07) 5447 2455.

Rickys River Bar and Restaurant is rated 4.7 stars by 899 OpenTable diners.

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