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Soldiers Point Bowling Club

€€ - €€€, , Vegetarian Friendly
118 Soldiers Point Road, Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4982 7173
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“oysters” (4 reviews)
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Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
118 Soldiers Point Road, Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here twice, good generous helpings at a good price. Nice food, better than most clubs. Modern decor, friendly staff.. We stayed at Bannister's across the road which was a little pricey for every meal so we alternated between the Bowling club and Bannister's.

Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an impressive club with magnificent bowling facilities. It's a shame that the bistro kitchen is contracted out and profit is the overriding imperative. Partner and I visited on a Saturday which was itself a mistake. Place wasn't overly busy at 1.00pm but waited...More

Thank Luvabeer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is nothing like any ordinary Bowling Club. Its a big venue. Bistro style, big, varied menu, including great fresh prawns and local Sydney Rock Oysters. a bistro service is friendly and you can mix and match the food with almost everything on the menu....More

Thank valentinetyson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife had the spaghetti - which was as good as any pasta dish I have had any where in the world in the past 50 years of my adult life. Just a joy to have the right level of 'bite' and a carefully crafted...More

Thank SvenSydney
Reviewed 6 August 2018

While on holidays we had dinner here with the kids. A bowls tornament had finished but even with lots of people our food did not take that long to arrive once we ordered. Would recommend as well priced / above average quality food and great...More

Thank Dave-----QwErT
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

The food here is great and the staff are friendly. I had the pizza which was delicious and everyone else enjoyed their food too! We had a few little kids with us and they enjoyed playing outside on the large play equipment.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Wow, what can I say... Very simple menu for both adults and kids made the choice easy, but the quality and quantity of the dishes was a total disappointment. I ordered the garlic prawns with rice. I thought the tiny little cup of rice was...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

The Bowlo is a lovely modern club that is true to its lawn-bowls heritage, but also acts as the social Point for the Soldiers Point area. The drink range and s quite good and well priced, plus they sell Guinness. The food is likewise with...More

Thank Fred B
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We have commented before on how good the bar is for relaxing and chatting to each other over a drink. Unfortunately, on our latest visit, the so called 'background' radio was on full blast, with harassing adverts continuously insisting that we buy something or other...More

Thank fredandrose2017
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent food here, staff were friendly, easy to order and kid friendly with a play area out the front. Large meals and great atmosphere!

Thank Cameron M
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Response from 156peterdouglas | Reviewed this property |
I would book it can fill up quickly and the summer visitors are starting to arrive No sea views
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Soldiers Point Road, Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4982 7173
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