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Whale Restaurant

102 Wagonga St, Narooma, New South Wales 2546, Australia
+61 2 4476 2411
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (19 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
102 Wagonga St, Narooma, New South Wales 2546, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not reviewing the food here because the menu was very limited and very edgy. We stopped here and had a drink in the lovely lounge overlooking Narooma and the ocean. The staff weren't rude but struck me as unprofessional.

Thank Allen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Whale Motor Inn is perched on a hill overlooking the harbour entrance and Bar Beach. The fairly daggy, older-style low-rise motel has been transformed by the addition of large balconies, framing the wonderful view. As the light faded from the sky, we started to...More

Thank Jackie M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Very good food and good service. Sides are large (i.e. For 4 or more). Artistic presentation and interesting flavor combinations

Thank TheFrankens
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Its enough to make you gloat - thinking that you have uncovered a hidden gem and that you have it all to yourself. The Whale Restaurant, attached to the unassuming Whale Motor Inn in Narooma deserves to have its name shouted from the rooftops. What...More

Thank rob7469
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended by our accomodation host and it did not disappoint! We had the oysters and homemade ciabatta bread and butter which blew our mind! It tasted so incredible we knew our mains which were the eye fillet steaks with potato was going...More

Thank Ferani H
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

After spending a few days at Bannisters in Mollymook and finding the food pretentious and undeserving of the prices charged, we travelled to Narooma and enjoyed a wonderful meal and service at The Whale Restaurant. We would not normally choose a motel's restaurant but fortunately...More

1  Thank Anna E
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We have been meaning to visit the Whale for some time and chose a birthday to treat ourselves. This is probably the only fine dining venue in Narooma and the prices reflect that. However, for a special evening it couldn't be bettered. The ambience is...More

Thank Alan1fromOz
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic seamless blend of sophistication style and family friendly. This was a return trip and just as amazing as our first. Something delicious for the adventurous palates and the 12 year old spag bol lover! Oysters a real highlight! Staff also!

Thank Dallas M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I dined here while staying one Saturday night. We know the area reasonably well and we re excited to see all the obscure local produce incorporated into the menu. This are does regional produce really well and this restaurant celebrates it. Great...More

Thank Robyn B
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Whale Inn and choose to eat at the Whale restaurant on both nights. The food is outstanding and the service is genuine and friendly. We thoroughly recommend this restaurant and will be back again.

Thank Melissa H
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Nearby Attractions
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Anita N
20 January 2016|
Response from BarrySorensen | Reviewed this property |
HI. To be honest i am not to sure. I do know they have a very extensive menu and do go out of their way to cater for all tastes. Maybe call them direct at 44762411 to ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$27
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-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, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Wagonga St, Narooma, New South Wales 2546, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Eurobodalla  >  Narooma
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4476 2411
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