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Haven Beach Cafe Restaurant

) #54 of 58 Restaurants in Terrigal €€ - €€€ Cafe,
Beside the Boat ramp The Haven, Terrigal, New South Wales 2260, Australia
+61 2 4385 2061
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible43%
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Cafe, Australian
€€ - €€€
Beside the Boat ramp The Haven, Terrigal, New South Wales 2260, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my third review of this place and as I live in Terrigal I am ever hopeful it will improve. Not so! After ordering simple grilled fish, we waited 40 mins for our food to arrive. While we were waiting we were able to...More

1  Thank sarandip30
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing is fresh. Everything pulled out from the freezer and cooked. Grilled fish bland. Greasy crumbed calamari at $1 a ring !! Worst chips too....don't waste your money. On top of that the (grumpy ) service is extremely slow...maybe over an hour wait can be...More

Thank lezlian
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Unexpected fine holiday Monday and decided to go for a lunch date. Arrived at 1.10pm only to be told "We are closed, you can get take away next door". Why on a beautiful day, seaside, would a restaurant in this beautiful location, on a public...More

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Went in for a cuppa with the wife. Looked nice and it was decorated well. The view of the ocean and looking back to Terrigal was great. Unfortunately the wait for our drinks was a bit to long, when my coffee came it was luke...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Just waited 50 minutes for take-away fish n chips. They'd run out of scallops. Not worth coming back.

Thank Janelle C
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

What a shame your service and food is shocking as the location is beautiful. After waiting an hour for simple fish and chips we found our order was wrong and the 'grilled' fish we got instead of battered we ordered was cold and rubbery. We...More

Thank pineapplegirl08
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I was a bit weary after reading some reviews but we thought we would give it a go. Had Sunday brunch and it was very nice. It wasn't overly busy at this time and we couldn't complain about the service as our meals were prompt...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Delicious, beautifully presented meal in a picturesque setting overlooking the bay. What a find! A must for our next visit to the Central Coast

Thank cvbda
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is the first really awful review I have ever given. . . . If you go to Terrigal in New South Wales, under NO circumstances visit Haven Beach Cafe Restaurant unless you want to be ignored, abused or you have three hours to spend...More

2  Thank gourmet15
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Cup of tea - nice idea after walking the Skillion. Asked to sit and waitress would come and take our order (no menu offered). Sat for 15 minutes, while 9 other people arrived - no menus offered. Finally placed order - waited another 15 minutes...More

2  Thank Marilynne C
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Pal P
22 August 2016|
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Response from Pal P | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for your comments- sadly the location is great but this restaurant does not match this. I was actually assaulted by the owner last month. But find the place very poorly managed and food terrible- I now go to the Cove... More
22 January 2016|
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Response from Matthew B | Reviewed this property |
Gee strange question are you the owner ??? Everything that was written in that review was the truth if you didnt like the review why ask the question...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 15:00
08:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beside the Boat ramp The Haven, Terrigal, New South Wales 2260, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Terrigal
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4385 2061
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