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Rock Lobster Restaurant

D'Albora Marina - 6 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4981 1813
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“rock lobster” (86 reviews)
“prawns” (43 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
D'Albora Marina - 6 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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1 - 10 of 414 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A group of us went there during a golfing holiday, it is BYO , which was good, nice seafood, but, gee the 2 girls looked after us so well, it was a Tuesday & there were several customers there, but, they worked so hard, to...More

Thank osca123
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review, my staff go above and beyond for all customer, we are very happy you acknowledged their hard work.:)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Rock Lobster for a special occasion with the loved one and booked a table right at front which I highly recommend . The staff went above and beyond anything we could of imagined which made our night even more special. We ordered the...More

Thank Todd R
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your fantastic review, we aim to please and are very glad you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a reservation at this restaurant and were seated by staff, the food was absolutely beautiful but the service was atrocious. We had to try and get the attention of the staff every time we wanted something. Another couple came in who were obviously...More

Thank Smarty61
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff and best seafood restaurant I have been too. but service could be better,staff friendly but service abit slow.

Thank Wayne W
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review it is appreciated, my staff are very well trained however it is difficult to judge customer numbers for any given day and we do get very busy.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I had dinner on Friday night at this restaurant without making a booking and the staff accommodated us with no problems at all. The waitress recommended the tasting plate which we were very glad she suggested it as it was very tasty...More

Thank liseylou73100
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review we try very hard to please, and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly service. Featured three specials, one of which was the perfectly cooked Hapuka Cod. Simply one of the best fish dishes I have experienced.

Thank stella034
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review I will pass this onto to our Head Chef:)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I booked early in the evening and were given a great table overlooking the marina. Ordered the Hot & Cold seafood platter and it was to die for! So fresh and a generous amount. Lovely, friendly and smiley wait staff who added...More

Thank Eleanor M
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review it is greatly appreciated and we are happy you enjoyed your experience, hope to see you again:)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this restaurant offers exceptional seafood.We had the hot and cold seafood for one and it was huge having the freshest seafood and fruit . Although a little costly you certainly get quality.

Thank Alvin S
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review it is greatly appreciated. Kind Regards Megan

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood platter for two was up there with one of the best we have ever had. Would definitely dine here again!

Thank Lesley G
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review

Reviewed 8 October 2017

Made the mistake of accepting a meal we werent happy with. Expressed our unhappiness and now there are threats of harm and harrassment on social media. No matter how many stars you put on food, it isnt worth a ruined memory or bad service. (Waitress...More

1  Thank Tessa R
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

I am owner of this business and have no idea what your talking about, please advise me of the circumstances. Megan

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BronaJoy68
11 February 2017|
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Response from megan905 | Property representative |
Yes we are
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Ian G
25 May 2016|
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Response from Lynly S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they normally have it at market price ( usually moray or fresh with lemon). They also have good selection for other seafood. Recommend seafood platter ( enjoy a splurge).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: D'Albora Marina - 6 Teramby Rd, 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 4981 1813
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