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Beach Street Seafood

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2 Beach Street, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 2 6557 5300
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Exceptionally good food and service.

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  • 84
    Excellent
  • 43
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 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
Excellent choice and value for money

Liked the choice of seafood on offer, liked the choice to grill or deep fry. Sometimes the batter is a little greasy. Otherwise very good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
Graeme R
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Wellington, Australia
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Wellington, Australia
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Liked the choice of seafood on offer, liked the choice to grill or deep fry. Sometimes the batter is a little greasy. Otherwise very good.

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Forster, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

This is the best fresh seafood shop in Forster. The staff and really helpful and needless to say the seafood is always fresh and cooked while you wait. Well worth a visit you will surely not be disappointed.

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South West Rocks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Friendly staff who were only too happy to help use with our large order. Fresh tasty seafood and beautifully prepared. The staff even gave us some of their house salt and pepper squid as a bonus- Delicious!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

My wife and I shared fresh jewfish (mulloway) and crunchy chips. Big enough for 2 for lunch at $20 and beautifully cooked white flaky fish. Exactly like fish and chips should be.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

For me the most disappointing thing about this place and Forster in general is the lack of fresh local seafood. When you look at the window display, check out where it comes from

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Scott B, Owner at Beach Street Seafood, responded to this review

Hi Robmary765 Thanks for your latest review on Beach St Seafoods. At Beach St. we strive for quality and freshness so therefor at times we run out of local fresh fish. We would rather run out and offer a high quality replacement to ensure that our product is always at its freshest. At present and over the past few weeks... More 

Parklea, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Friendly staff, good beach food, fish and chips and seafood platter was best. Will visit next time when in Forster.

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

$72 for very basic fish and chips for three people. Could have gone to any number of restaurant and eaten for nearly the same price and far better quality. Badly cooked and dim sims that are the worst in the world. I don't know how they stay open. Do not go there better seafood at Lobby's across the road

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Whenever I visit Forster, I make sure I visit Beach Street Seafood. Food is ALWAYS fresh & delicious. Service is great. Thank you John, Kylie & Staff. We'll be back. See you next time.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Went here with my girlfriend for what we assumed was a quick bite but instead we had a great time sampling all the food we got and really enjoyed it! And for those saying limited drinks, what do you expect, a cafe/bar? Relax yourself.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Amazing food, lovely staff! Best fish and chips ever. We strolled down, were served quickly, despite how busy it was. Perfect fish and chips.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 Beach Street, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6557 5300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 39
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Description

Exceptionally good food and service.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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