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Little Beach Boathouse

4 Victoria Pde, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 9420
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tempura prawns” (49 reviews)
“lamb backstrap” (12 reviews)
“pork belly” (58 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Victoria Pde, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Can’t fault the service and the food is just as good. Visited a couple of times with friends from Sydney and they were very impressed.

Thank Anne L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We recently celebrated my Mother's 70th birthday here with 20+ guests and everything was perfect. Service impeccable, and no mistakes with food which was delivered in a timely fashion considering the number of guests and also how busy the rest of the venue was. Thank...More

Thank michael1234567890921
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nothing to fault here. Great service and fantastic food. Not to mention a perfect location. We have a holiday property up here and have now found our go to for dinner and lunch. Slightly more formal than anywhere else in the area but it’s worth...More

Thank Aussieflyers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5 friends went to dinner...6pm booking greeted with warm friendly smiles and guided to our table. Menu catered across the board...nothing extravagant and certainly not fine dining. Drinks ordered and then entrees and mains...drinks delivered and then the meals..oysters were really good and the salmon...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect location, wonderful food and sun shining made for a most enjoyable birthday celebration. There were three for lunch all with varying tastes which were well catered for - pasta, calamari and vegetarian option - all declared perfect. My husband has a mobility disability -...More

Thank skeeta213
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner at Little Beach Boathouse on the weekend after reading all of the good reviews on here. I have to say that I wasn't disappointed. I submitted a reservation on line and was happy to receive a confirmation email the next day. From the...More

1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We turned up half an hour before our booking; we were accommodated with joy. Service was very attentive, fun, and the food was lovely. Thank you.

Thank Lester M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very impressed with this fab lunch venue. The location sets the atmosphere for a lovely relaxed outlook over the pristene bay. The menu which not overly fussy is all you will need for lunch. The Pork Belly is a classic that has now set the...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently while at Port Stephens a chef recommended we try the Boat House, I’m so glad we did, we all commented on how beautiful the food was, our waiter was a happy Chappy bouncing around , making us feel welcome, although we did open our...More

Thank osca123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing view!! We came here for boozy afternoon... drinks in the sun with million dollar water view. Watching the blue sky, boats, people paddle boarding, sea eagles flying over, the reflection of sun on the blue water.... Great place!

Thank lilandy80
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Brendon Y
16 February 2018|
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Response from Denise D | Reviewed this property |
I was there in October and from memory they did have disabled access and the women’s toilet was very roomy. Agree with Graham best to contact them directly as it is well worth the visit.
Kylie B
18 July 2017|
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Response from Karenne W | Reviewed this property |
Yes if they don't want to go crazy & annoy other dinersf
29 June 2017|
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Response from Juliet W | Reviewed this property |
It would be best to contact the restaurant directly and ask about their policy on bringing a dog.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Victoria Pde, 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 9420
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