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102 Ocean Pde | Blue Bay, Central Coast, The Entrance, New South Wales 2261, Australia
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a view! Seriously this is a great place to being friends and family and show off the stunning coast line while eating some of the best seafood around. An added bonus is their huge support to the local community. When I also approached them for a small voucher for a community event, they were more than happy to help!... More 

Thank Andabay
Terrigal, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was quite nice food. Decor is very bland and they're really hoping the view distracts you. Wouldn't be nice to get stuck up the back away from the windows because it's just black curtain and black poles. Wait staff were great and meals all came out in good time

Thank Madalaine7
Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 3 and were seated by the window to enjoy the magnificent view of the ocean and arrived at 630 to take advantage of the light before sunset. We ordered the seafood platter with a special request for it to be for 3 people. From the top all the way to the bottom it was delicious.... More 

Thank LeeLee657
The Entrance, Australia
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal and service, fantastic views. However very overpriced which makes it only a very special occasion venue. Shame as I'm sure people would go there more often if it wasn't so over the top with prices.

Thank Kerrie W
Sydney, Australia
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201 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ocean Restaurant had changed hands since our last visit. There was a set menu which was very overpriced for what you got. The a la carte menu was the same food as the set menu, just a bit more on your plate. There was only one vegetarian option which was terribly disappointing. Called a vegetable terrine, it was a... More 

Thank Deborah D
Forresters Beach, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Us locals should keep this place to ourselves! The view and food easily beat more expensive places in Terrigal... I'd go just for the fig and date pudding with butterscotch sauce! Portions are generous, service was good and there's even a kids menu. I've been twice recently, the only downside is it can get a bit noisy if it's busy,... More 

Thank vburneikis
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

The view from the restaurant is breathtaking, The food is excellent and the service is exceptional. The prices are between mid range and fine dining and although the servings are not exceptionally large the quality makes up for it. I would highly recommend it to anyone especially for that special occasion. During summer I would not be tempted to sit... More 

Thank Terry277
Lake Macquarie, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Have been to this restaurant numerous times- lovely! However, booked for Valentine's Day, were seated, only to be told no B.Y.O. on V.Day. Then asked to see another menu, as we were only given a set three course menu for $69 per person. We were told this was the ONLY menu. The waitresses said they had only been told THAT... More 

Thank kaysie2259
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

A very relaxing atmosphere looking at the ocean as the full moon rose over the horizon. An excellent staff with nicely staged ordering and service timing. Good attention to presentation and service, with excellent food quality. The seafood platters are slightly expensive, but will not be disappoint. Overall GR8 experience

Thank Peter S
Sydney, Australia
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434 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We booked for 6 pm dinner to take advantage of the views and drove from Copacabana which was a good 25 mins to try the seafood platter here. It was very good. Not padded out with chips and other cheap ""fillers" like they offer at many seafood restaurants. Just quality produce. There was a Moreton Bay bug halved, oysters natural,... More 

Thank Shelly J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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: 0243344600

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