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Hog's Breath Cafe

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Steakhouse, Bar, Diner, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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Teramby Road | Shop 16, Upper d’Albora Marinas, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 2842
Today
11:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Frankston, Australia
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Hogs on a busy Friday night. The staff member that served us was lovely but thats where the good stuff ends. Wanted to order there special slow cooked steak but the slow cooker wasn't working but we could still order it to our liking. It was supposed to be 300g, looked more like 200g and mine was quite... More 

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Thank LaurenEB_11
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here last night for dinner and were welcomed by very friendly staff, with very quick service and the food was really good. What really impressed us was the manager who we didn't get his name, came around to our table to make sure we were happy with everything and also chatted to us when we left. Very professional... More 

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Thank Sarah M
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had to wait ages to be seated despite the restaurant half empty, plenty of staff standing around but I guess they didn't feel it was there job to seat us. Once seated a nice waitress told us about the specials, answered our questions and took our drink orders, we never saw her again. Only 1 drink arrived and after waiting... More 

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Thank Tobypenny
Frenchs Forest, Australia
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144 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here many times. It is basically pub food but it doesn't pretend to be anything else. It is good honest food and should suit most people. Just wish they would have more room with the seating as I am a tall bloke and it is very crammed. Always a good place for a quick meal.

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Thank spj709Sydney
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have eaten at this resterant twice the meals have been above average staff are very polite and a great view. I will be going back in march to have a meal for my birthday.

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Concord, Massachusetts
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363 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hog's Breath is a good place to come for a family meal on the ocean that has a good variety. It is standard fare at a fair price which is rare at resort areas. Don't expect fine dining, just a solid meal.

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Thank Paul D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and i went to hogs breath expecting a great meal as we have had at other stores. We were seated in a 2 seater booth with no room.(my partner is pregnant). Expecting some great food to come after out great entrées, we were each served a medium cooked steak that was pretty much still bleeding. My partner not... More 

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Benfleet, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice place to have a meal, fairly extensive reasonably priced menu. Staff were friendly and the view is beautiful.

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Sydney, Australia
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302 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

We had lunch sitting outside which was great as the view was lovely. I had the barramundi which was okay. The sweet potato wedges were great however the salad was limp. My partner had the ribs which he enjoyed however he shared my view regarding the salad. Our first waitress was lovely and attentive however she had to leave and... More 

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Thank BarbsZ
London, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Large menu on offer, food was well cooked and prompt. Servers were polite and friendly, especially when we asked to move inside as the weather had changed! Will return if in the area. Offers great views of the marina.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Bar, Diner, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Teramby Road | Shop 16, Upper d’Albora Marinas, 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 4984 2842
Description
Located at d'Albora Marina

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