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Inner Light Tearooms

5A Lighthouse Road, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 2505
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (84 reviews)
“jam cream” (5 reviews)
“cake” (13 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 4:00 pm Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5A Lighthouse Road, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Reviewed 2 November 2013

What a find. Spectacular views of the bay. Excellent food. Lovely staff and very interesting museum thrown in. Highly recommend

Date of visit: October 2013
Thank raylene11
Reviewed 26 October 2013

The place's main attraction is the panoramic view. The food was also good. I had the salmon cakes and my friends had the more traditional breakfast egg dishes. It was nice to be able to just chill and take in the beauty. Word of advice,...More

Date of visit: October 2013
Thank m19782013
Reviewed 30 September 2013

Lined upon a busy day-school holidays, and ordered two drinks and two melts. The lovely drinks arrived promptly but after 25 minutes and seeing patrons who were served after me in the line receive their orders, I questioned our order. They had lost the order,...More

2  Thank Maitlandkelly
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Response from LFG955 | Reviewed this property |
Not that I can recall seeing bacon and eggs but there is a good selection. The view is worth the visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A Lighthouse Road, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Nelson Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4984 2505
  • E-mail
At Inner Light Tea Rooms, you will "Come for the View, Stay for the Food!" Our Cafe has spectacular panoramic views of Port Stephens. Breakfast and lunch You can enjoy breakfast, lunch, morning or afternoon tea while enjoying the magnificent view. We are open 7 days a week for morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. We are open from 10.00am to 4.00pm weekdays and 9.00am to 4.00pm on Saturday and Sunday. During school holiday periods we are open 7 days from 9.00am to 4.00pm. Order and pay inside. Cash or EFTPOS.
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