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39 Manning Street | (South Pacific Palms Motor Inn), Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
02 6555 4488‎
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A relaxed central location,attentive service,& a quality dining experience

Fresh is best, & that's what you get ,With a Chef that knows how to cook a Steak,or be it Fish or shellfish, straight off the Trawler .Pleasant Decor,overlooking the main street attentive service makes for a pleasant dining experience.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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Forster, Australia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

found the food just, disappointing heard it was good - soup was like a porridge, pumpkin potato mash overpowered everything on plate drowned the tiny amount of greens veal medallion overcooked, rack of lamb crown cut off ribs and ribs could not be parted pannacotta served in a brandy style glass, firm like rubber and grainy all in all not... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Fresh is best, & that's what you get ,With a Chef that knows how to cook a Steak,or be it Fish or shellfish, straight off the Trawler .Pleasant Decor,overlooking the main street attentive service makes for a pleasant dining experience.

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Tuncurry, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Very good food and service was also good will go back hear again we had a window seat and good view of the lake

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Went to this amazing restaurant last night for my mother in laws birthday and everything was top division, from the first class service to mouth watering food, cannot fault this magnificent place, absolutely perfect, you will not be disappointed with this fabulous restaurant!

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Kangarilla
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Took a group of 36 to dinner. Food was terrific, service was quick and efficient. Good Club Tucker. Manager was very accommodating in taking our booking and servicing our needs. Our second booking here as a group from SA.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

After being told about blackies we decided to give it a go... It is the only time I have ever been to a place and could not fault anything entree was delish and then main was outstanding and finally dessert was just mouthwatering a place to go to well worth the cost for fresh food thanks to them

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

2nd time we have visited and this was valentine's day. Very quick service but we were only the 2nd couple there. Very very very expensive mains for a meal the size of al a carte. Oyster entree was nice but disappointed with the size of the main plus why would you only put on 1 chef for such a busy... More 

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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

New Years Eve in Forster - this is the place to be. Doesn't matter how busy they are, the service is always excellent. We always enjoy dining here whenever we visit Forster. Only the freshest ingredients are used and the end result is always good. Hosts, Michael and Carol, are always very welcoming each time we visit. Thank you once... More 

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New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

My wife & I booked a meal at this restaurant and were not disappointed from the moment we arrived. Michael greeted us making us feel most welcomed, the meal was just right in amount and price while we we there a group turned up and the staff kept the restaurant open to accommodate them anyone who visits the area should... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

All our meals were great and the service was friendly and helpful. Good recommendation for our wine and it was a relaxed environment to enjoy a meal out as a family

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 39 Manning Street | (South Pacific Palms Motor Inn), Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: 02 6555 4488‎

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  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Seafood

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