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Ocean Restaurant

102 Ocean Pde | Blue Bay, Central Coast, The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
+61 2 4334 4600
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
102 Ocean Pde | Blue Bay, Central Coast, The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I dined here, with another couple, on Friday. We were greeted be Dee-Ann, who provided us with excellent service. Our food arrived in a timely manner and it was delicious. Ocean is a bit of a hidden gem here on the Coast!

Thank Debra L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I popped in without a booking and was happily given a table by the window with magnificent views of the coast. Friendly, helpful service added to a delicious main of ocean trout with mash and asparagus. A little too much butter and one of the...More

Thank Nonapama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family enjoyed their meal here Good menu and busy Maybe a little over priced for the central coast but the views make up for it Makes for a special night out

Thank jacquie_fs
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

My husband & I are very frequent patrons of the Ocean Restaurant. We are very local & make any excuse to go! 😀 We arrived today as a last minute decision....a crowded restaurant, very ably being attended by Jenny, Monique & Gemma....But we are persistently...More

Thank webegong51
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Nice meal,nice views. Have eaten here about 10 or more times.....my last visit like this one today,had the girl at the tip ask if i cared too leave a "tip"?" This behaviour is disgusting....i might just come down and sit in front of the door...More

Thank Stan C
Seafoodeatit, Manager at Ocean Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2018

Dear Stan Catts When you pay by credit or debit card in a restaurant you are prompted by the eftpos terminal to add a tip if you wish or simply proceed to the enter pin screen. Occasionally when a guest doesn’t understand the tip screen...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We had the perfect day weather wise with blue sky and clear water. The food here while a bit expensive was certainly well presented, fresh and perfectly cooked. One of us had a 3course set menu for $58 and the others chose from the main...More

Thank Murmarg
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Had a fabulous meal here last week, food was beautiful, solid portions. Mixed entree plate is a must Seafood platter was so fresh & plated really pretty. Service was 5 star. Can't wait to come back again.

Thank leetamskeeta
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Booked here to celebrate our anniversary and my husband and I were a bit disappointed with our main meals - it seems we must have come on the evening with the "short order cook" and not "the chef'. Duck was tough and fish was luke...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had a tasty set menu and it was adjusted for the diner who was a coeliac (ie gluten free options). The food was very good (apart from a basic salad) and serves looked and tasted great and were also large. Price was expensive (for...More

Thank RobandMaryJean
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Lovely experience, beautiful food, friendly and professional staff, amazing view! Unbeatable for dining in The Entrance as far as we're concerned. Loved it.

Thank Amber W
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Response from Tan G | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it. It's a posh table clothed and licensed venue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Ocean Pde | Blue Bay, Central Coast, The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  The Entrance
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4334 4600
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