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Spice Monkey

Shop 4, Reef Apartments, Wharf St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 2 6554 8767
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (12 reviews)
“wonton” (10 reviews)
“bao” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shop 4, Reef Apartments, Wharf St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were highly recommended to go to this restaurant by close family, and agree with their suggestion. We had dumplings to start with then Duck & Salmon to share as mains. Beautifully presented, very tasty & very satisfying. The proportions were a good size to...More

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 4 days ago

We are locals and had the clan (family) come up from Sydney for the weekend. We'd taken them to a couple of other restaurants in Forster on previous occasions and thought we'd try Spice Monkey for a change. Well you guys nailed it! Food...... 10/10...More

Thank mcca3dav
Reviewed 6 days ago

If we only dine at one restaurant when we are in Forster, this is it. Last visited about 18 months ago, and we were hoping it was still as good - we were not disappointed! Start your meal with a delicious cocktail - we arrived...More

Thank Myrtle2259
Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove 2 hours just to come back and have the sushi!! Did not disappoint yet again!! Love this place!!

Thank Scottiehere
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have visited the Spice Monkey on several occasions now & it has always proved a worthwhile experience. When the weather is fine and the doors are open to Wallis Lake it is beautiful & relaxing to sit & enjoy a drink...More

Thank Bethbarc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a local I might be a bit biased, but the food at Spice Monkey never disappoints. Great asian fusion cooking with flavours to die for. Good selection of beers as well with Tiger, Monteiths and others. Keep returning with my wife who loves it.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location. Beautiful food. Excellent friendly service. I definitely recommend this restaurant if you are in Forster. Prices are very fair.

Thank Lynn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An unexpected surprise are the pleasant staff members from the moment you arrive (of book a table by phone). They're friendly, welcoming and know what's on offer. Great assortiment of both Asian fusion and Sushi and Sashimi. Soup was wonderful spiced and so was the...More

Thank Kroezetravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was terrific. We enjoyed the Asian fusion cuisine, and the buzz of the place. Wonderful location, with sea views during the day. Service was friendly and efficient.

Thank jannaenger
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After looking online for a nice place to eat, my family found the Spice Monkey. When we arrived, we were greeted by friendly staff and quickly found a seat. We then ordered and after only 10 minutes, our entree orders were served. They were fantastic!...More

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Matt F
12 June 2016|
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Response from cookieau2000 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but they also have a great drinks menu & make very good cocktails
4 March 2016|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
Unsure but I don't think so
28 July 2015|
Response from IreloandLover |
Yes if your able to book it would be fantastic. We have been booked out a lot for Friday and Saturday nights an now the weekdays are filling up as well. It would be best to book to secure your table but we do accept walk... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 4, Reef Apartments, Wharf St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6554 8767
Our sushi is prepared in front of you at our unique sushi bar and our delicious Asian fusion cuisine, served share plate style, will take you on a food adventure, with Tempura Prawns, Duck Wontons, Sushi and Sashimi, and loads more. We have live music Friday nights from 5:30, so come try our own Monkey Magic beer as you watch the stunning sunset from the deck.
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