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Cafe On The Bay

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
Shop 8 10 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4981 0921
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible37%
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“lunch menu” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Shop 8 10 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Worst service and food that I’ve ever experienced. Food took forever with half the table served and half ignored. Meals were incorrect, drinks didn’t come. How you can screw up bacon and eggs is beyond me. Staff - specifically the owners, were the rudest people...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading the bad reviews online of this place we thought we would still give it a go and grab a drink and a bowl of chips.. thinking it would be impossible to stuff up... Firstly 2x drinks and a bowl of chips cost $25.00.....More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

utter crap. had to wait 40 minutes for a very average and overpriced breakfast. There was only 3 other tables occupied and visible take away activity. the milkshakes were ordinary and small half strength flavoured m My past 50+ reviews reflect that I find the...More

1  Thank IluvtravelWollongong
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We ordered our food, the place wasn’t very busy but we waited about 45 mins for 2 burgers. There was a family who came in about 15 mins after us and were served at the same time as us. The food was below average, and...More

Thank Leigh C
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Had 2 lattes for $16! Really ????? No prices on anything. Suggest there are much better options in Nelson bay

Thank jmorton377
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Fabulous view,less than mediocre food and ugly service. Our burgers came without the coleslaw and cheese that were paid for. Young waitress rolled eyes and slammed down plate. When friend mentioned she was rude she was given more evils. Never again. Save your money leave...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Long wait for ‘ok’ food. Burger came wrong when asked for the cheese it stated on the menu. The young girl was extremely rude, I don’t think she should be out front no public skills. We pay your wages and i wouldn’t spend anymore money...More

Thank LaurieScarborough
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Here at present no gf main options had to pay more and get salmon my friends had bay burger they missed off the cheese and coleslaw when we said the waitress took them away and put on a slice of cheese and dropped them on...More

2  Thank june62Scarborough
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Well, after a dismal start at Marco’s at Shoal Bay, we were pleasantly surprised with the food and service here. Definitely worth a return visit 👍🏻

Thank PJB1965
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Had to wait awhile for the food and even ordering took long in the queue. I ordered the creamy prawn fettuccine which was full of flavour and they won't stingy with the prawns. Wife ordered fish and chips which she said was average and not...More

Thank Moh F
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Gaye A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 8 10 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Nelson Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4981 0921
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