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The Dunes Cafe and Bar - CLOSED

Championship Drive, Medowie, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2319, Australia
+61 2 4916 0500
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
18 Mar 2016
“Great NEW clubhouse and restaurant.”
25 Jan 2016
“Small, but okay”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Australian, Cafe, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Championship Drive, Medowie, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2319, Australia
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 19 March 2016

Great location with lovely views and fantastic menu for 'Fine Dining' or a relaxed brekkie or lunch, food is really 'to die for'. Friendly and attentive staff. Beautiful decor with comfortable and relaxed ambiance. Loved the place and look forward to my next visit. I...More

Thank Joanna d
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We went to this cafe on a Sunday afternoon for afternoon tea. We ordered coffee and cake, and some milk shakes for the kids. The cafe was small, but it wasn't too busy when we went there, so that wasn't a problem. The coffee and...More

Thank squidgybutt
Lauren H, Manager at The Dunes Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2016

Thanks for your review and for visiting last weekend. We appreciate your feedback and are very pleased to advise that in a matter of weeks we will be opening our brand new Golf & Country Club (you may have noticed the construction of this across...More

Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Upon our recent visit to "The Dunes Restaurant" for a Friday night out, we were pleasantly surprised with the warm welcome and the friendly charm we received. The food was wonderful, modestly priced and the smooth, prompt service will keep us going back. Our waiter...More

Thank Spaghetti-85
Lauren H, Manager at The Dunes Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2015

Good Morning & Thank You for taking the time to post a review on your recent dinner experience. Wonderful review, thanks! I'm very pleased to advise that we will be moving to the new venue and opening a brand new restaurant in January and will...More

Reviewed 9 July 2015

a great area for a brunch, especially if you have kids or are going for a hit of the sticks. The restaurant is fenced in and there is a generous amount of toys for the kids to play with. The seating is either a normal...More

Thank Z3330PTstevenc
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

There is no better place to dine locally than Pacific Dunes. The vista across the golf course is beautiful. The staff are friendly & efficient & the menu is excellent & very good value. Highly recommend

Thank Macduffquine1
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Great food and lovely people... Love the scenery and is such a great place for couples, families and their children's.

Thank Jacqueline G
Lauren H, Manager at The Dunes Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2015

Hi Jacqueline, Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We really appreciate your kind words, and certainly agree it is a great place for couples, families and children. :)

Reviewed 9 February 2015

Went for lunch after a good round of golf and my wife had a great pumpkin salad, whilst my flathead in beer batter with hand cut chips was really well done. Great batter and good portion. Add a couple of nice beers and lovely company...More

Thank Reinhold F
Lauren H, Manager at The Dunes Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2015

Hi Reinhold, Thank you so much for your positive review. Good to hear your wonderful feedback re the delicious fish & chips! We look forward to seeing you soon. Thanks again.

Reviewed 6 February 2015

Myself and my wife recently dined at the Pacific Dunes restaurant . The new menu has excellent choices, the food was wonderful. I will be dining there again and I hear they are getting a new club building which will only enhance the attraction.

Thank Anne L
Lauren H, Manager at The Dunes Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2015

Thank you so much for your great review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed the new menu and yes, the new Golf & Country Club, scheduled to open September 2015 will be the perfect setting for more delicious lunch & dinners. See you again soon!

Reviewed 2 June 2014

Went with family and friends on sunday arvo, they had a good jazz band playing and the food was Great. We had quite a few different things on the menu and not one complaint. Good Music, food, Beer, wine, what more do you want? Highly...More

2  Thank Stuart M
Lauren H, Manager at The Dunes Cafe and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2014

Hi Stuart, Thank you for your positive response. So pleased that you enjoyed yourself at the recent 'Tunes at the Dunes'-this is proving to be a very popular monthly event! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 November 2013

Have been here for lunch half a dozen times and always found it very good. The menu has a good range from lunch snacks through the light lunch to full meal range. The food is always nicely presented and fresh. It's a great atmosphere on...More

1  Thank Nigel T
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 03:30
Monday
09:00 - 03:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 03:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 03:30
Thursday
09:00 - 03:30
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Championship Drive, Medowie, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2319, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Medowie
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4916 0500
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Description
Boasting sweeping views across the water, the course and the surrounding bushland, The Dunes Cafe & Bar is the perfect location to meet with family, friends and colleagues. Offering inside air conditioning, a casual al fresco dining area and garden terrace, provides guests with a relaxed atmosphere. Providing delicious menus for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the Dunes Cafe & Bar provides the perfect solution for a casual catch-up, dinner date or a private function.
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