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Shearwater Restaurant

The promenade | Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 2 6651 6053
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The promenade | Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The breakfast menu was average with a set price of $12 per dish. I had porridge which was okay (definitely heated up in the microwave as the temperature was uneven). The coffees were good. The best thing about this restaurant is the deck overlooking the...More

Thank CanTravel6611
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nine of us, all visitors from Sydney, went to dinner at the Shearwater Restaurant, on the recommendation of one couple who had been there before. And what a good recommendation it was! We probably needed to arrive in daylight to do justice to the excellent...More

Thank RKK01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time I come to Coffs Harbour I would have lunch here. The staff is always friendly and attentive, and the food is always of excellent quality, and this time was no exception. I had a duck leg on a bed of mushroom risotto, which...More

Thank Ricky L
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant twice in the past few months, the location is beautiful, staff are lovely and the service is great! Unfortunately the food is awful! We went for dinner had the pork and the duck, the flavour was terrible we left after...More

Thank Tamara A
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We visited last weekend and were VERY impressed by the Shearwater! There was a very good breakfast menu with $12 brekky available (plus extras for an additional cost) - and we all really enjoyed our choices (mine was the bacon and egg roll with avo...More

Thank Luke R
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We chose this restaurant for a special occasion and loved the setting looking out over Coffs Creek. The service was friendly but we found the menu a little limited and were disappointed after we ordered to see other diners offered a specials menu with appealing...More

Thank Bartonbears
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Reading reviews this was a must visit for us, after driving from the Gold Coast to coffs we stopped to have lunch at shearwater. The view is magnificent, I can not fault the location, restaurant or the staff. It can be a little hard to...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Awesome breakfast of scrambled eggs bacon and mushrooms. The atmosphere is great. Relaxing while watching people fish and attempt to master stand up paddleboards. Been there twice this month. Staff are very friendly. Looking forward to going again

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Wow.... I have nothing negative to say about this place.the meals were amazing I had the rib eye steak with its own gravy.....omg..cooked absolutely perfect portion sizes were generous ..the service was amazing the staff smiling and very help full... I would definatley go back...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Fabulous ervice from friendly staff. Great food with good portions. Greatpeaceful location overlooking the creek. A seat on the deck allows you to have your well behaved dog sit with you....

Thank MichelleBK
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The promenade | Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Coffs Harbour
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6651 6053
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A unique location, could be anywhere in Australia...fantastic menus, attention to detail, just awesome
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