We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 28 Narooma Restaurants

Whale Restaurant

Princes Highway, Narooma, New South Wales 2546, Australia
61 2 4476 2411
Improve this listing
Ranked #10 of 28 Restaurants in Narooma
Hours:
Tue - Sun 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Write a Review

35 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    13
    14
    2
    4
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Narooma, Australia
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We went as a group of four our friends and want to make a change of venue. The location although in dark did not reflect the summer night views, so would have expected winter prices mid week !. The head waiter was great well presented well dressed, the waitress was not and did not make our wives feel comfortable, it’s... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Narooma, Australia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Well what a lovely surprise. We live locally and were looking for a nice venue to take son to for his 40th. My hairdresser who has her business kin Narooma gave the Whale a great rap and I can understand why. The service was great, with the wait staff ensuring our glasses were topped up with water/wine and cleared used... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Cronulla, Australia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Recently a group of friends visited the Whale Restaurant and had the best local meal we have had for a long time. The service was fantastic, friendly and helpful. My partner is a vegetarian and normally has a choice of one dish however special effort was made to accommodate Susie. Thank you Matthew for making our experience such a pleasurable... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ra'anana, Israel
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed at the motor inn and just wanted a nice dinner without getting far so we went in and we had such a nice surprise to find out our waiter was such a pro and gentel and welcoming and he knew exactly what to recommend to us. The food was very good, very fresh sea food (try the oysters... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Having dined at the Whale Restaurant on a number of occasions, we [four of us] were disappointed with our recent evening meal. We all chose the fillet steak as our main. It came with a tiny piece of fillet and a few chunks of inedible brisket. What a curious combination! Brisket in the words of Wikipedia " must be cooked... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

This restaurant has a superb location with views over the Narooma Inlet and the panoramic coast through extensive glass windows on two sides. Inside the table settings reflect a superior ambience The service was attentive and concerned. We had the Antipasti plate, excellent selection of local fish and meats, mushrooms nicely charred vegetables and 3 flavorful dips. Both the mains,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Staying in Narooma for the long weekend we just happened upon the restaurant , we were surprised at just how good the food was and the service was excellent . Highly recommend if you are in Narooma

Was this review helpful? Yes
Canberra, Australia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

The food in the Whale Restaurant is outstanding. The flavours are excellent and fresh veggies from the garden are wonderful.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Visited the Whale Restaurant for dinner after seeing a write up in the South Coast Good Food & Wine Guide. It was true to the word starting with delicious warm fresh bread with homemade herb butter to finishing with a choice of homemade ice-cream from local ingredients. We selected a scoop of the South Coast yoghurt & vanilla bean gelato... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wollongong, Australia
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

We thought we'd give the restaurant a try as the restaurant is part of the Whale Motel. The front office staff suggested we try the restaurant, we didn't have high expectations as they were obviously bias. The restaurant staff were friendly and not pretentious, which always impresses and their service was prompt. The composition of the menu was surprising for... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Whale Restaurant also viewed

Narooma, New South Wales
Narooma, New South Wales
 
Narooma, New South Wales
Narooma, New South Wales
 

Been to Whale Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Whale Restaurant

Address: Princes Highway, Narooma, New South Wales 2546, Australia
Phone Number: 61 2 4476 2411
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Narooma
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Things to do Nearby