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Shearwater Restaurant

321 Harbour Dr | The Promenade, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 2 6651 6053
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
321 Harbour Dr | The Promenade, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

Nice location overlooking the creek. Wait staff were friendly and the food arrived in good time. Food was OK - nothing special but nothing to complain about either. The whole place could do with a good freshen-up and a re-paint - it all looks a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Navigate802687
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I just had lunch for my birthday here and it was absolutely lovely. Great location overlooking the water, the food was absolutely delicious but the highlight was the staff. They were absolutely lovely and very attentive and friendly. Would definitely recommend!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stephanie F
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

When booking, I spoke to a very pleasant man and told him that we organising an 80th lunch for a group of 12. I asked for the earliest time available so it would not be a long lunch. Needless to say, from our arrival it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

took one hour for us to get our lunch which when we did get it was just awful. Had the chicken burger which was, ok fried, but not frazzled to a crumb and the chips were overcooked and brown. Meal was supposed to come with...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had lunch today at Shearwater and found it delightful. My wife had the pasta special and I had a burger which we both wonderful and also reasonably priced. Service was attentive without being overbearing. View was wonderful and could have spent...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DerekL1338
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Taking my elderly parents out to lunch is always a bit of an occasion for them, so we like to try different places. Shearwater was somewhere they hadn't been, so on a nice sunny day, lunch overlooking Coffs Creek sounded like a good idea. Whilst...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Larso1
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We decided to book this restaurant based on our previous experience when we had a really nice meal. Our experience this time was very disappointing. Very poor service only one chef for a full restaurant. Food was slow and poor quality for price.pork belly was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank brian w
Reviewed July 18, 2018

I booked a table for 16 for my husband’s surprise 50th birthday lunch. The meals were tasty and reasonably priced, and Adam and the staff were very obliging in allowing us to bring and serve up a cake for the birthday celebration. Topped with a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Robyn V
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Delicious seafood. Colouring and kids menu for the children (although ours demolished our salt and pepper squid). Lovely service and friendly atmosphere. Also open for early dinners! Lovely place and would definitely visit again.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Bron88
Reviewed July 10, 2018

We were celebrating a wedding anniversary and it was an absolutely perfect warm day even though we were in winter. Slight breeze, 23 degrees and lots of wildlife along the water. The food was fabulous as was the service. Will definately go back again in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Gilester
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December 20, 2017|
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Response from 414cheryll | Reviewed this property |
H bvr 2017, they do have the menu on there website. Cheers and enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Harbour Dr | The Promenade, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Coffs Harbour
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6651 6053
  • E-mail
A unique location, could be anywhere in Australia...fantastic menus, attention to detail, just awesome.
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