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Restaurant 26

26 Wallis St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 2 6557 2577
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (12 reviews)
“scampi” (3 reviews)
“profiteroles” (3 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Wallis St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there to celebrate our anniversary a week ago as this place rated the best. A bit disappointed, the service was very good and the staff very friendly. I had the garlic prawns as a starter, they were unpeeled and no garlic was detected...More

Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We have just experienced the most delectable gourmet experience of the year. Our table delighted in across the menu experience. I'm sadden to write this review as everyone across the world will be champing at the bit to eat there. Quality, taste, service, atmosphere, and...More

1  Thank Amanda N
jjj1957, Owner at Restaurant 26, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

What can I say to that review except Thankyou, we are very pleased you had a good experience and we appreciate your glowing review

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We had my partners 60th here and it was a fabulous night. Right from first contact with Jan nothing was too much trouble, she replied to emails timely, was flexible with menu planning, made suggestions and helped with making our night memorable. The restaurant was...More

Thank Cherish59
jjj1957, Owner at Restaurant 26, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thankyou, very pleased you had a great time

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is the second time I have visited restaurant 26 in the past couple of months. It is refreshing to dine in a restaurant where you are able to hear the conversation at your table. It's a quieter restaurant with effective sound absorption. The food...More

1  Thank Kerry R
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Decided just to wander around to look for a Restaurant. This was just around the corner from the Sevan apartments. My wife and I both had steaks. Both cooked to exact request with excellent sides.Desert were very tasty. The theme of the restaurant (New York)...More

Thank Tys63
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This place deserves to be higher in the rankings. Currently number 10. Service with a smile, efficient and friendly. The $30 3 course special was great. Highly recommended.

Thank Dieter O
jjj1957, General Manager at Restaurant 26, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thankyou, we don't put too much credence on Trip adviser as too many people including oppositions can put reviews up, I'm glad you enjoyed your experience

Reviewed 21 April 2017

Food was terrific and service was OK (busy evening) and only short walk from our house. Little more expense but food was worth it. Definitely come back again.

Thank NKR59
jjj1957, Manager at Restaurant 26, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thankyou for taking the time to write a review

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

After a number of attempts to eat at this restaurant over the last few visits to Forster, we finally did it. The whole experience was wonderful. We had attentive staff, great food choices including daily specials. The entree of salt and pepper squid was so...More

Thank Mandy S
jjj1957, Owner at Restaurant 26, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thankyou, hope we see you next time

Reviewed 12 April 2017

Jan and staff offer a good variety of food for lunch or dinner Quieter location within walking distance of CBD

Thank Peter D
jjj1957, Owner at Restaurant 26, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017


Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This is my Aunt & Uncles favourite restaurant here in Forester, we definitely know why. It is always busy when we come. It pays to reserve a table & be prepared to enjoy your time at Restaurant 26. From the friendly helpful & wonderful service...More

Thank Donna G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 31
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Wallis St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6557 2577
For a romantic dinner for two to a function for 75, we can cater for you. A mixture of modern Australian to Little snail classic dishes, catering for most taste and requirements
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