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Blue Water Grill

Nelson Bay Golf Club, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Ranked #35 of 66 Restaurants in Nelson Bay
Cuisines: Australian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Toorak, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Come here for tea once a fortnight now, haven't had a bad meal, its absolutely beautiful! Would say its close to the best food in the bay and doesn't come with a huge bill $ Love it :) Bring back the swordfish stirfry it was delicious!!!

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Brisbane
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Went to the Bluewater Grill personally around lunchtime to reserve a table with a view of the golf course and the kangarroos, was told this was no problem. Rang one hour later to confirm reservation and make certain that we would be given a table at the window with the view, was told once again that this was no problem.... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I go to this restaurant all the time! The food is out of this world. All staff are just lovely, lovely vibe to the place. I have tried nearly everything on the menu and its all beautiful. I have eaten out at alot of 5 star restaurant this is one of the best! Keep it up guys, the other people... More

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Nelson Bay, New South Wales, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Tapas night on a Thursday after work! Well how good was this night! Music! Ambiance, and food to match the theme perfectly. So plentiful and delicious! We can't wait for the next theme night! Been to a few now and they just keep getting better.

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Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Sorry to say it is never a good sign the chef doesn't offer any apology for bad food (rotting rocket) in a meal. Lucky they did give me a refund on my meal because for the price ($26) for a seafood pasta dish which was very bland (and had rotten rocket through out it) I would have been very upset... More

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Corlette, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

My wife ordered the "Gluten Free" Bowl of Vegetables with the "Gluten Free" gravy and informed the staff members of this special requirement. Tastes great, all is well until she gets to the bottom of the bowl and finds pasta in it! What is pasta doing in the vegetables? The chef/cook/kitchen hand uses the same water they cook pasta in... More

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Sydney
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97 reviews 97 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Fabulous views from the bistro windows of Kangaroos ,ducks,kookaburras and golfers. As I have food allergies the chef discussed my meal both times, then cooked specially for me. Very much appreciated! The pannacotta is to die for!

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Sydney
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

After having visited Bluewater Grill during our most recent visit to the area, I was disappointed, and the food and service was certainly not as I had recalled. Food was very ordinary- really no better than pub food. Entree came very quickly- a mezze plate for two. For the price, I would have thought we would get more than one... More

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NSW
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

I dined with my Husband, In-Laws and Infant Daughter here during our stay in Nelsons Bay last month. All 4 of us had great meals! Definitely not your normal 'club meal'. We all had something different and each meal was cooked perfectly. The ingredients were fresh and the meals were well presented. The Dining Room was well set out and... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Ordered Rump steak $25, was overcooked and vegetables were cold, and bland. Like a $15 pub steak. Mashed potato was so salty - inedible,asked waitress for a replacement. Told it was already made up. and could not be replaced. Mushroom sauce very salty. Partner had Chicken Schnitzel, cold veg and salty mash also inedible. Like a $12.50 pub schnitzel. Service... More

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Address: Nelson Bay Golf Club, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Nelson Bay
Cuisine: Australian

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