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Swansea RSL Club

) #1 of 17 Restaurants in Swansea $$ - $$$ Seafood, ,
Cnr Bridge Street | Chalmers Street, Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2281, Australia
+61 2 4971 1329
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Bar, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Cnr Bridge Street | Chalmers Street, Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2281, Australia
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1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Typical RSL club, food price was on sale the high side for typical club food. 1 out 6 meals was value for money. Staff a little on the unfriendly side. I always try some where twice may have been on the wrong end of a...More

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner in this more up market club in a country town. The fish of the day i had was Jewfish and very fresh and delicious cooked well with great sides. Definitely worth a visit if in the area, great waterfront location.

1  Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This club sits on the water with magnificent views. We sat in the "conservatory" for our coffee and then moved into the main dining area for our lunch. Friendly and efficient staff and good food.

Thank Ian H
SwanseaRSL, Manager at Swansea RSL Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Ian for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Regards Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fairly typical club, but is located right on the water which is not all that common and has a nice selection on the menu. There are a few different areas to sit, depending on what you feel like doing - chat, eat,...More

Thank karen m
SwanseaRSL, Manager at Swansea RSL Club, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Karen for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your experience here at Swansea RSL and hope to see you again soon. Regards, Management

Reviewed 14 July 2017

This club has a nice bistro with a good range of options. Lots of tables looking out over the water. There are tables outside and inside and all have terrific views. Watch the boats go by and the fisherman trolling along under the bridge. The...More

Thank Michael N
SwanseaRSL, Manager at Swansea RSL Club, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Michael for your kind review. We are extremely lucky to be situated in a fabulous location with amazing views and are glad you got to enjoy it along with the our club facilities. We hope you revisit again soon. Regards, Management

Reviewed 3 July 2017

I visited Swansea RSL a couple of times while in the region for work. Food was consistently good, with a good variety of dishes and specials. Drink prices are good...not expensive. Excellent views and a great atmosphere. Gaming area does not detract from the experience...More

Thank Mark H
SwanseaRSL, Manager at Swansea RSL Club, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thanks Mark for your kind review. Creating a great atmosphere for our members and guests is something we pride ourselves in and we are glad that you enjoy your experience here at our club. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Regards, Management

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

When checking out the Swanfest activities we settled on the Swansea RSL as our choice, great lunchtime menu, good prices especially if a member so would definitely recommend,

Thank Peter H
SwanseaRSL, Manager at Swansea RSL Club, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review, we hope you enjoyed the Swanfest Foreshore activities and hope to see you again next year. Regards, Management

Reviewed 23 May 2017

What a spectacular venue to have a cold beer , a plate of sour cream wedges and look out through one of the most beautiful headlands on the East Coast of Australia. A Bistro (recommend the wedges),a Restaurant too, TAB, pokies, TV's to watch the...More

Thank Jeffrey G
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We decided to have Eggs Benedict my husband wanted mushrooms with his as advertised. When he asked for them to be added to his order he was informed they were running short and you couldn't add them to a meal you would only get them...More

Thank Beverley b
SwanseaRSL, Manager at Swansea RSL Club, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to place a review. Your feedback on Mothers Day brekkie will be taken on board. Kind Regards, Management

Reviewed 30 April 2017

How can someone cut meat 5mm thick and serve as steak. I cannnot even cut my meat that thin for beef jerky that thin. Maybe I should bring my meat up there and they can slice it up for me. 2 coasters and some gravy...More

Thank arthur582017
SwanseaRSL, Manager at Swansea RSL Club, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thank you for placing a review. Your feedback will most definitely be taken on board. Regards Management

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Response from Julie M | Reviewed this property |
In all honesty. I would not bother with Swansea RSL. It is very ordinary. Greasy, more than likely frozen seafood. Both my girlfriend and I said "never again".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Bridge Street | Chalmers Street, Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2281, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Lake Macquarie  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4971 1329
  • E-mail
Description
Where the Ocean meets the Lake. A place where great food, cold drinks and friendly staff along with the amazing views provide you with an amazing experience. Giving you daily blackboard specials, as well as freshly cooked to order meals, you will definitely find something appetising such as, burgers, seafood's, steaks, salads and pastas. Or just relax with a delicious cake completed with a widespread variety of coffees.
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