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Paradise Marina Cafe

$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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51 Little St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
0265547017
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Emu Plains, Australia
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Needs to increase time breakfast is served to cater for people who like brunch. Very small menu. Coffee very average.

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Thank leonie59cl
Blue Mountains, Australia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location - perfect The food - great The staff - helpful The price - comparative The experience - highly recommend

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Thank countryboy50000
dubbo
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Returned from whale watching and wandered up to restaurant. We didn't have a booking and were fortunate to be seated even though a tourist bus had just arrived. Ate salt and pepper squid and was so tender and delicious and served so quickly. Enjoyed every part of the meal.

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1 Thank maureen g
Sydney, Australia
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299 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Pretty setting, inside or out. Small menu with black board specials. Very tasty food. I had tempura flounder, the steak sandwich looked good to. Friendly staff

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Thank samrox5
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We had a great day out on the water at Forster. I recommend this particular hire company because the boats have a shade canopy and are really easy to operate. Good/clear instructions were given on how to steer the boat, drop the anchor, turn off the engine and where to fish. We saw plenty of wildlife, including White Bellied Sea... More 

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Thank Skippygirl
Ballarat, Australia
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84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We come to Forster for 1 week every year and this is our go to place for breakfast or a snack. The food is always amazing and they just keep getting better. A lot of places lose their quality once they have the clientele but not this place. They strive to please no matter how busy they are. There are... More 

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1 Thank LadyGreenfingers
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This restaraunt was just the best! The staff were very friendly and most efficient the view on the Marina was excellent and the food was totally delicious. I had a Squid and Prawn with salad dish, it was most nicest squid and prawns I have ever eaten the squid and prawns were cooked to perfection, yum, yum. My husband had... More 

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1 Thank Barbara R
Forster, Australia
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51 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Had a great lunch there, great ambience overlooking the lake. Friendly staff. Good portions. Two areas both overlooking the lake, one outside on the wharf and one inside sheltered.

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1 Thank bobmack43
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great service coffee is very good ,limited breakfast selection , so no wilted spinach here , our group had pancakes which they rated 'pretty damb good ' we had the big breakfast , perfect eggs and large serve ,nice and peaceful on the river out of the coastal wind that is roaring today - we shall return

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Thank FlanandCath
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Great little cafe on wharf with fish swimming below. Great service. We had seafood taster plate with local oysters prawns whiting and squid and a steak sandwich. Food lovely, fresh and oysters amazing.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Little St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: 0265547017

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?