Breakfast: 06:30 – 10:00 hrs weekdays, 06:30 - 10:30 hrs weekends
Lunch: 12:00 – 14:30 hrs - bookings recommended
Dinner: 17:30 – 22:00 hrs (early-bird: 17:30-19:00)
High Teas: 11:30 – 15:30 hrs - bookings essential
Piano Bar: 10:00 - late
- Disabled Access
- Corporate Events
- Piano Music
- Group Bookings & Set Menus Available
About Whitby's Restaurant & Bar
Whitby's Restaurant & Bar is renowned as the best buffet restaurant in town. Located on the 17th floor of the hotel, it boasts views of the city and harbour. Whitby's offers an extensive buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner with an a la carte dinner as well.
Afternoon Tea is served daily: 11:30 - 15:30
Great service, friendly staff.
Thank you to all the staff everyone was lovely.
I have coeliac disease and after making an enquiry if Whitby's could provide me safe gluten free food, I was told yes. This eased my anxiousness immensely, therefore my dining experience was fantastic. This was for dinner which was amazing and breakfast. Thank you so much.
Great venue for a mixed age group. Plenty of choice for gluten intolerant people.
Disappointed my request for a table close to the buffet as we had a disabled person at the table was ignored, we were placed well away from the buffet. Although the food was excellent, getting the food to the table while using a cane was too difficult, wouldn't try that again.
Everything was very good overall but the cheffing staff seemed tired and wanting to pack up as we were still choosing food items and well before closing, affected the atmosphere a little, we also got a surprise at the end as was informed the Sunday buffet special did not apply to kids. Explained a number of times that this should have been mentioned somewhere and after some discussion the bill was reduced.
What a meal. The food was first class, the service was faultless. A+
Was great we celebrated my husbands birthday.
The buffet overall is disappointing. Food tasted really average. Dessert looked a lot less than the photo on the homepage. Roast beef was so chewy that I had to leave it. Cocktails were pretty bad. We will not visit again.
The food was good and the service was fantastic. It's a bit steep for the wallet. Maybe drop another $5.00 then I will say it's perfect.
The staff here were lovely. So friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble.
Great range of food options for different preferences and consideration given to diners with allergies. Staff are hospitable and efficient. The piano music provided a nostalgic atmosphere.
Our waitress was wonderful very pleasant and helpful also knowledgeable
Only criticism is that while the lamb was cooked perfectly, it was stone cold which made it unpleasant to eat. Otherwise, very good.
Food was amazing!
Fantastic high tea!! Really enjoyed it. Food was fantastic, many great teas to try! Lance served us our teas, and was very knowledgeable about teas, and easy to talk to! Really enjoyed my experience here. Thank you.
Really great experience at the high tea - will definitely go back and would definitely recommend. Lance can only be described as a 'tea sommelier' and is so knowledgeable and just lovely to chat to. minor problem with our booking but the service was brilliant and they put everything right so absolutely no complaints. The food was great too - enough savoury items so you don't feel like you're eating a big tray of sugar.
The service here is absolutely amazing. I had dinner with my son and the whole place was great.
I took my family in for Fathers Day Lunch and the menu was great! Different from the usual Sunday Lunch menu. But we were all so thoroughly happy with the variety of food, and the staff that were serving us were awesome as well. 😊
The service was perfect, all the staff were attentive, smiling and caring. The food was great, the room was warm and welcoming. We will definitely come again and recommend to all.
It was amazing a little cramped by the window but it was good
We are never dissapointed with anything at whitbys hence why we always come back. We love this resturant for all our special occasions.
Fantastic on all fronts! We had a great time here at the buffet and definitely plan to come back in the future - it was a real treat and we were very happy with everything from the food to the waitstaff. Thank you all! Great work :)
A group of us celebrated with a buffet dinner at Whitby’s Restaurant. There was a wide selection of food all beautifully presented and tasty. The bar service was great and there was a pianist providing background music. A lovely evening was had. We all returned for breakfast the following morning. Again a wide selection of food all beautifully presented. There was an egg station where eggs including omelettes and pancakes were cooked to order. Also a bottomless coffee service at our table. Thanks guys😊
Great selection and value for money