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72 Clarence st, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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3:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Late Night, Reservations
Description: closed sunday and monday open tue - sat 3pm - late Live music 5 nts a...
closed sunday and monday open tue - sat 3pm - late Live music 5 nts a week, $10 wood fire pizza and $5 peronis & open mic on Tuesday. Wednesday and Friday is the Piano Bar experience, thursday the wonderful Soul Sessions 7pm-10pm, dont forget to book. Saturday sees the Acoustic Lounge take over the entertainment. JOIN US IN SUPPORTING LIVE LOCAL MUSIC. #65842800
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    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 4
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good atmosphere

Met up with some friends one of whom was playing in a Jazz Funk Band, obviously a meeting point particularly for the younger element, buzzing atmosphere, very good food and service, worth a visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
RandA369
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York, United Kingdom
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English first
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57 reviews 57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

While in business trip we thought we would give it a try based on advisd from a colleague. When we arrived it was great young man on vocals and bar staff were extremrly friendly. Food was grest for price. Then a couple came in speaking really loudly and swearing and decided to sit behind us, they then proceeded to light... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Met up with some friends one of whom was playing in a Jazz Funk Band, obviously a meeting point particularly for the younger element, buzzing atmosphere, very good food and service, worth a visit.

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Wollongong, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The food was good and reasonably priced. It doesn't really have a water view as you would expect from the name.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

the atmosphere is great the cocktails are superb and the security are some of the best in the business friendly and professional great venue

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Darwin, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Very disappointing, teenagers basically running the place, overpriced - returned my steak after ordering a medium rare and getting a well done instead , mushroom sauce, well you would expect mushrooms in it!!

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London, England, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We had lunch and dinner here during a recent trip to Port Macquarie and can't understand the other reviews on here. Admittedly we only had coffee and soft drinks but we thought it was very reasonably priced. The food was absolutely amazing (see pics) and the staff were very friendly and helpful. The open mic was a bit loud (and... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Have been here a couple of times due to friends wanting to go. Has a nice atmosphere and live music is usually good but the beer prices are ridiculous. $12 a beer - seriously outrageous when you have no water views and getting nothing special in return. I am happy to pay this price if I am getting a great... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Have been a few times recently. Atmosphere is good and live bands always add to the night. Grape and petal food next door is also good. Biggest issue is the price of drinks, It just spoils the night. I know its pushing a different market but you might as well go to Sydney and pay less at better bars. Unfortunatley... More 

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2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

After being greeted by an overly flirty, BRALESS, bartender a few friends and I spoke to what seemed to be the most senior member of staff who continually called myself and my group of adult females "buddy". The pier is an over clutted, rude staffed, loud, dark bar that I left after the young male that cleared our plates obviously... More 

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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87 reviews 87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Not my thing really but it's over priced for that quick drink and chat,there are other places must better,mind you the decor is nice,

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 72 Clarence st, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Port Macquarie

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Pizza, Tapas

Description

closed sunday and monday open tue - sat 3pm - late Live music 5 nts a week, $10 wood fire pizza and $5 peronis & open mic on Tuesday. Wednesday and Friday is the Piano Bar experience, thursday the wonderful Soul Sessions 7pm-10pm, dont forget to book. Saturday sees the Acoustic Lounge take over the entertainment. JOIN US IN SUPPORTING LIVE LOCAL MUSIC. #65842800
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
3:00 pm - 12:00 am

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