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89 The Lakes Way, Forster, New South Wales, Australia
Today
10:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Rainbow Flat, New South Wales, Australia
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for a dinner with friends. Last time i did not enjoy the food but this time was a lot better. Food is good. I had a steak and veggies and steak was cooked to perfection. Also they are doing up the place which is making it look a lot better too.

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Thank Jopoido
Sydney
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Chinese was delicious. Fast service. Could take away left overs. The pub looks ordinary from outside but has a play area for kids which is great. Will return.

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Thank MrsKudy
Newcastle, Australia
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30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every year we visit Forster for sport and have eaten here the past 3 years. It has become a part of the trip that I look forward to due to the consistently good food I have had here. It's an extensive menu offering something for all tastes and not too expensive. As long as nothing changes, I'll continue to look... More 

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Thank Catherine M
Forster, Australia
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Wonderful dishes, from entree through to mains and fried ice cream for dessert. Friendly staff and fantastic food.

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Thank merryn_galluccio
Forster, Australia
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136 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I dropped in with a visiting mate for a couple of beers. The Tavern is run down and very ordinary. I certainly wasn't expecting much and that's what we got. No real atmosphere or reason to visit again.

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Thank Bruce C
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Good value, tasty and always very fast service. We are locals and regular diners. Salt & pepper chilli calamari is our favourite.

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Thank Amanda C
Forster, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have had take away from here a few times now and we are never disappointed. Food is yummy and staff are friendly, it's just a shame the Tavern drink prices are quite expensive otherwise we would dine in more often.

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1 Thank adventureman85
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

I have been to this Restuarant many times, it is the BEST EVER Chinese food. Have been with friends, organised my Dad's 90th Birthday Party, 20 of us. No complaints from anyone, Leigh and I pop in for lunch sometimes, not often enough. Staff are great so friendly, Eric is the big man, Sue he is great as well, then... More 

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1 Thank Judie204
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Was a mixture at our table some enjoyed their meals others not so much ... We dined on a Sunday night a large group of us but we were refused seating for all of us so had to sit at two separate tables .. I had the chicken chow mein but the chicken wasn't cooked thru ... The staff were... More 

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Thank Jennifer N
Forster, Australia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

Often go there with friends/locals. Food delicious and the excellent staff help you make good choices

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 The Lakes Way, Forster, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?