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Paradise Marina Cafe

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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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51 Little St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
0265547017
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Port Macquarie, Australia
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The seafood was fresh and the coffee really good. The staff were very friendly and café was busy with holiday makers. I suggest to book as most tables were reserved or get in early as lunch is served from 11.30 am.

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Thank woftam2016
Newcastle, Australia
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Went for breaky here. What a lovely spot it is, you are over the water. Service was fast and courteous. Breakfast was ample and hot. Good range on the menu, and very reasonable priced.

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Thank Ray D
Wollongong, Australia
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76 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped by to grab some fish and chips while the kiddies played in the sand. They weren't very enjoyable the kids barley ate the chips :( super oily, next to no tartare sauce ... Doubt I'd return :(

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Thank mrscakechef
Forster, Australia
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Paradise Cafe and Marina is built out over the Lake. A great place to enjoy coffee, brunch or lunch on a nice day. Outside, on the deck, see the fish swimming under. Inside if the weather is less kind. Relaxed, friendly, atmosphere. And the food is tasty too.

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Thank Michael S
Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

We had a coffee & cake, just after 10am, while our boat was made ready by a helpful young man, who then gave us a thorough briefing, with good advice on where to go for a look around Wallis Lake with a picnic for lunch. The boat was in good condition, and the track suggested, worked a treat. We had... More 

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Thank AussiecoupleMelb
Greater Newcastle, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We hired a boat for a few hours yesterday mornings. The staff were super friendly and helpful. We will defiantly hire from there again next time we are in town

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1 Thank bellbell77
Wollongong, Australia
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Stopped for breakfast as we headed out of town. Delightful to sit on the verandah in bright sunshine - no wind. Good selection of breakfast fare. Good coffee. Friendly staff.

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Thank 587TKP
New South Wales, Australia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for breakfast and we're pleasantly surprised. Very friendly staff, great food and beautiful views, keep up the good work, we'll be back!

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1 Thank PamW67
Sydney, Australia
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

This unpretentious little eating joint is situated virtually ON the lake at Forster. The building used to be a marina - hiring boats and selling fishing gear to tourists etc. - but has morphed into a lovely spot to enjoy a meal. The menu is not extensive, offering just the sort of tucker you would like to eat at this... More 

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forster
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

if you want good food friendly staff changing seascapes and atmosphere this is the place. the owner can even play guitar but you would have to ask him.....lol its NOT on the menu

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Thank justiceforallForster

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Little St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: 0265547017

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?