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Reef Restaurant

The Haven, Terrigal, New South Wales 2260, Australia
+61 2 4385 3222
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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The Haven, Terrigal, New South Wales 2260, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently dined here for a friend's Birthday and decided to take advantage of their "Locals' Night". I mentioned the special occasion when I booked and we were shown to a lovely private table next to the windows. What an excellent view! Service was friendly...More

Thank Debra L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose Reef to celebrate a special occasion. We were seated on a table in an empty restaurant and interestingly the waitress chose to seat us on a table with a cement post that obstructed our view. Our meals were varied, my duck was undercooked...More

Thank Quince A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I dined here from a voucher that was given to us for a Christmas present - intimate, cosy, relaxed, beautiful viewing - the service was terrific and the meal was all that you could have wished for. I had a wonderful experience...More

Thank Ginny F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went at Reef on a sunny day to have a break from Sydney. We had a great memory of the place, and I should say that the first impressions were confirmed. Common points: great location, good food, high price. This time the service was...More

1  Thank Giancarlo P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here whilst visiting friends on the coast. What a great spot! The view is just gorgeous. The service we received was second to none. Really friendly but not too familiar. Really helpful with recommendations too. We ordered a bottle of champagne and they...More

Thank TC77Syd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A large family group of us dined recently, and arrived on their "Locals Specials" night ie two courses and a glass of wine for $45. There were several selections for each course and everyone enjoyed my meals. My tasty squid, chorizo and chickpea starter was...More

1  Thank Tonbou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love coming to the Reef, especially for celebrations. Food is always served beautifully and tastes just as great as it looks. The desserts are decadent and exactly what you want. The service is friendly and smooth. The restaurant is clean, classy and has an...More

Thank day-ninja
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We went for dinner but think lunch would have been better as the view is superb. For a seafood restaurant they don't seem to specialise that much in actual seafood. Fish of the day was blue eye cod, but not being a cod fan had...More

Thank gaylegreg
Reviewed 14 August 2017

It's unfortunate I cannot give this place high rating but he price warranted so much more! I think we paid for the location and as it was dark, it might as well have been in the middle of nowhere. Average decor - very much like...More

1  Thank Getoffthefrigencouch
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner here last night with 17 others & 4 children for a friend's 70th birthday. It was a busy night for staff with the restuarant full and they couldn't have been nicer. Food was great with either Soft shell crab or Pork...More

Thank Julie B
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Response from Happyal67 | Reviewed this property |
$15 per bottle and a rip off wine menu!!
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peterkaney
16 May 2016|
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Response from Ann A | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant has a wonderful wine list - I never do BYO, so I can't assist with the question. I think the menu is online. Be assured this is very good dining no matter what is on the menu. My husband and I drive for an... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Haven, Terrigal, New South Wales 2260, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Terrigal
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4385 3222
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Description
The combination of one of the Central Coast’s most scenic locations, market-fresh food, friendly service and relaxed atmosphere makes the Reef Restaurant your ultimate dining experience. Our dedicated team is committed to serving you consistent and creative dishes in a relaxed and pleasurable setting. Our chefs visit the Sydney markets on a daily basis to source new produce for the menu and these relationships ensures that all of our produce is market fresh and of the highest quality.
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