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Tides Cafe & Restaurant

€€ - €€€Cafe, , Gluten Free Options
Shop 3 2 Belmont St, Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2281, Australia
+61 2 4971 5152
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good16%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible34%
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Shop 3 2 Belmont St, Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2281, Australia
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Great coffee with a million dollar view. Didn't have a meal but they looked ok. Morning heart starter watching the nautical world go by on Swansea Channel.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We arrived at Tides on a Saturday morning at 9am, expecting it to be busy, it was surprisingly quiet. Was greeted by a waiter as soon as we stepped in the door who said we could sit anywhere. We picked a spot out near the...More

Thank precious_green
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We returned to Swansea at the weekend for a wedding and decided to have lunch. We had the waitress we had before. Older lady that knew what she was doing. Very efficient and couldn't do enough for you. We were inside and the kitchen door...More

2  Thank rotundone
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Poor survice, untrained staff, i think the waitress was about 7. She did nothing wrong. There were tables that wait staff looked at but avoided cleaning. Coffee came out 20mins after everyone had finished food, my coffee came out atleast 15mins after everyone else on...More

3  Thank ambs2345
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Great food and the service by Squeaky Bill is amazing! Nice atmosphere and clean. Enjoyed and will be back. Thank you 💜

Thank Theitaliancakeshop
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Very clean. Great coffee and food. The owner very loud lady and very rude. Waitress was an older lady but very friendly and nothing was too much trouble. It was a pleasant change to have a waitress that made sure you had everything you needed.

Thank rotundone
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped by chance at the Tides cafe - we were hungry and cycling past - no planning for us! The lunch was, quite unexpectedly, delicious. I've been there in the past and it all seemed a bit ho hum but no more. New owners? I...More

Thank Beverley P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Took my grandmother here and was very nice. We had great coffee and some nice cakes. The citris tart was particularly nice. Didnt try the food however what was coming from the kitchen looked like it would be nice. Best part was sitting by the...More

Thank lukeBeeby
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Delicious coffee, good selection of breakfast favourites and very helpful staff made for a relaxing morning catch up. Colouring in provided for the kiddies was a big hit.

Thank Marawat
Reviewed 2 June 2017

I was lucky enough to sample some great cakes and good coffee with a friend and the view was gorgeous. Look forward to my next visit. Would be a lovely romantic place to dine. Staff were so friendly. Really enjoyed it.

Thank Cheryl H
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 3 2 Belmont St, Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2281, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Lake Macquarie  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4971 5152
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