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Latin Loafer

74 Clarence St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
+61 2 6583 9481
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (44 reviews)
“churros” (8 reviews)
“ceviche” (6 reviews)
Open Now
15:00 - 22:00 Hours
South American, Latin, Mediterranean, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
74 Clarence St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We dined at Latin Loafer with the family before our matriarchs 90th. Other than waiting over an hour for food, this place is divine. Lost one star for time but can’t me along with this in mind. Highly recommended.

Thank Louise L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this place whilst walking around looking for somewhere ‘different ‘ to eat. What a find! A gourmet dining experience on the waterfront with staff who know their menu and are attentive, friendly and relaxed. The food was such a treat with fresh, unusual flavours....More

Thank Tracey E
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Having lived in Port Macquarie for over a year, I can wholeheartedly say that the Latin Loafer has the best food in Port. The dishes have the complexity of flavour that you would expect in a fine dining restaurant, but without the stiff atmosphere. Bring...More

1  Thank AngelaGreenlees
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Superb service and delicious food. This is a lovely romantic restaurant. The waiter was perfection. The drinks were generous and the chef should be complimented.

Thank Mars19682015
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Overlooking the marina this place has a good vibe. Friendly and attentive service. Good range of cocktails plus other drinks. Food was pretty good - we had a tapas selection. The standout was the roasted cauliflower. Pork belly had good flavour but was a bit...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Three of family at a loose end, found this place on Tripadvisor. What a find, excellent food, great staff. Must haves include pork belly (to die for) and the octopus, followed by churros. The wine list is a bit limited, but quite OK. The manager/owner...More

Thank Penycraig
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Food was amazing. Service was slow. Just one waiter so the poor guy was busy. Would have been a five star otherwise.

Thank C2955FGdarrenp
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We went to the Latin Loafer for a birthday dinner last night. The food was Devine and the service was outstanding. The waiter was friendly, funny and attentive. I didn’t catch his name - but definitely made the night a lot of fun. The pork...More

Thank jenor
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tappas meal with exquisitely flavoured tappas dishes. The highlight being local oysters marinated with tequila and lime granita, sensational! The other vegetarian dishes were interesting and tasty including fried cauliflower and heritage carrots and beetroot. Apart from being a bit pricey,...More

Thank Salpal2014
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Nice location, very pricey and they charge for extra bread. Waiter had an attitude when asked about this. Not a particularly nice experience!!

Thank Claddaghduff55
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Taty L
1 October 2016|
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Response from HappyFoodie_NSW | Reviewed this property |
I think not. We bought cocktails & wine by the glass. They are advertised as tapas /wine /cocktails so No BYO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 23:00
15:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74 Clarence St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Port Macquarie
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6583 9481
  • E-mail
With a perfect location overlooking the sunsets of the Hastings River, Latin Loafer has a unique atmosphere incorporating art, music, wine and great food. Simple yet full of flavour, tapas are perfect for sharing with a group of friends. Specialising in Spanish and South America Cuisine, Latin Loafer's extensive wine, cocktail and beer list is the perfect accompaniment to the food on offer.
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