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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
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
D'Albora Marina - 6 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days 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
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely table outside, delicious seafood and excellent service. As a holidaymaker from UK certainly no complaints and would recommend.

Thank valandalanwillis
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou for you for your review we are glad you enjoyed your experience

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really great atmosphere.Probably the best seafood platter we have had. Great service Great views Family friendly

Thank Familyguy1111
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou for your great review Kind Regards Megan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were after a place that sold fresh seafood without being a takeaway so we thought we would try Rock Lobster. I can’t say it was great unfortunately. The meals were HUGE!! They were silly Huge, if they reduced the price and served better sized...More

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

Sorry you were not happy with your experience however we are very popular and most people enjoy the large meals, children's meals come with dessert as well for the cost and you are the first person to complain regarding the cost. The cost is the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family went here for dinner as a treat we found the service here to be really good cant fault the service in anyway, now as for our meals we ordered the sword fish in lemon butter sauce with vegetables, we got our meals but...More

Thank mellissa d
megan905, Owner at Rock Lobster Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Melissa had you addressed your problem with our amazing staff we would have addressed the situation for you immediately.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super fresh seafood, generous serves and lovely staff, what more could you ask for? Oh yes, the amazing view of the bay from our verandah table. We stayed at Nelson Bay for a bit of a foodie holiday, Rock Lobster Restaurant was my favourite, I...More

Thank 333SR2015
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 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here as my husband had been here before with friends and said it was good. The wait staff were very friendly and obliging. I had the Barramundi served with chips which was very fresh the chips were sitting in oil, my husband...More

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

Thank you for your review however had you advised the staff they would have replaced your meals for you, after our busy night before you came to the restaurant we had our oil relpenished with fresh the day you came for lunch as we do...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Walked in off the street midweek not busy but could not fault the meal. First night staff member was being shown ropes staff very attentive good value

Thank maxwelldj
Reviewed 4 September 2017

A perfect day for a trip to The Bay - Two adults, a toddler and a fur baby. We were able to book the only table where a dog was Ok. The manager welcomes us warmly and without fuss. We each had the Tasting Plate...More

Thank gwenandalfie
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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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