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Improvement on previous visits

We had breakfast here twice and both times, our orders were wrong so we gave Aqua Blu a wide berth... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2017
Nelson Bay, Australia

Visited one of my favourite haunts this Easter. I really appreciated that my small dog was catered... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Canberra, Australia
via mobile
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor26%
  • Terrible11%
18 Nov 2017
“Improvement on previous visits”
4 Jan 2018
“Terrible do not go here ”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Shop E22 D'albora Marina, Teramby Road, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+(61)4984 9999
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Very poor service, terrible food. We had to wait an hour and then send back two meals and one smoothie. Mango smoothie tastes like artificial sugar syrup in milk. “House roasted Muesli” was $2 coles muesli, unroasted and untoasted. Great location on the water but...More

Thank KimSmith1988
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We had breakfast here twice and both times, our orders were wrong so we gave Aqua Blu a wide berth for quite some time. However, a recent lunch there was a huge improvement. The service was better and the orders brought out were actually what...More

Thank ChrisandKaryn
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

My friend and I dropped in for a mid afternoon coffee and a catchup. It was slim pickings as the menu didn't really appeal to either of us. The cafe was empty but for us. They were not closing anytime soon. So we were surprised...More

1  Thank etravels2016
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great breakfast it was beautiful very little waiting time the staff were so friendly invited us to stay as long as we wanted coffee was great recomend this place to you all I will go back for sure.

Thank gwen1955
Reviewed 14 May 2017

had brekky here today mothers day there was 9 of us and 3 children When we arrived tables were set up and a high chair provded as requested Firstly we had coffee and milk shakes followed by an absolutely amazing brekky of pan cakes ,bacon...More

Thank gavgreen1964
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Visited one of my favourite haunts this Easter. I really appreciated that my small dog was catered for with her own dish of water waiting at our reserved table! The service was excellent and friendly as always A Mild disappointment in the poached egg with...More

Thank Diiabolical
Reviewed 15 March 2017

What a lovely place to have breakfast, friendly staff, great view and delicious food. Prompt service and very reasonable prices..

Thank John K
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Dropped into this Bistro & Bar for a quick bite to eat before heading home. On arrival we immediately noticed tension between 2 staff members on discussion on where we could sit outside, this ended when one staff member just walked off. We decided to...More

3  Thank Soph M
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Every year a group of us visit this place for breakfast and lunch and have done for 4 years, however recently when ordering breakfast we asked for Turkish bread on our bacon and eggs instead of the normal white bread, we were aware that we...More

4  Thank Deb G
Reviewed 21 January 2017

After enjoying a nice family meal our group ranging from mid 30's to early 70's decided to go for a walk to the Marina in Nelson Bay. It was approximately 9:45pm & we thought we'd have a drink & a chat & walked into the...More

2  Thank Boyd1504
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