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11 First Ave. | Shop 1, Sawtell, New South Wales 2452, Australia
02 66 583 583
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Ranked #9 of 23 Restaurants in Sawtell
Price range: $42 - $62
Hours:
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Sydney
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We had no booking and the restaurant was very quiet giving us cause for concern given that there are so many to choose from but we had an excellent meal. The service was friendly, efficient and knowledgeable but not at all pushy. The food was excellent and more than ample proportion, I could not even get through all mine. Wine... More

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

It has been some years since were last at Taste in Sawtell, definately out loss. We did not have a reservation as it was a last minute decision in the middle of the week but were welcomed like long lost friends. Celebrating our anniversary it was a lovely last minute decision as this is the restaurant a close friend chose... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Food was beautiful service perfect We had pork belly and house spring rolls for entree main courses are decent sizes pork cutlet succulent and crispy skin duck beautiful would recommend taste for Any occasion Thank u

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Turners Beach, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

Not an extensive menu but great food and excellent service. We both and the Crispy Duck and were not disappointed. Generous portions and very tasty. We were extremely well looked after by our knowledgeable waitress. The whole restaurant is spotlessly clean and tidy. A great dining experience.

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

I really have only one Sawtell restaurant I can compare with Taste, and that is Fig, just over the rode. On my first visit, Taste suffered by comparison with Fig. My family members and I went to Taste when we were unable to get a table at Fig, on the strength of past Tripadvisor reviews that put it ahead of... More

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

One of the best meals warm turkish bread to start then we shared duck spring rolls they were to die for then we had the crispy skin duck for main course with potato rosti and chilli and plum sauce so delicious beautiful restaurant and really good service from Louise

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Brisbane, Australia
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41 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Sawtell is a relatively out of the way seaside village that has a high proportion of very good restaurants. Taste is certainly one of the better class of restaurants for this area. The menu is not very extensive but it does not have a large number of tables so this is expected. Service is very good (as you would again... More

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Sydney, Australia
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8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Sawtell has a number of fine dining restaurants but Taste continues to outshine the rest. Previous reviews describe the meals and service which are excellent but I also want to complement the owners who remember their customers needs and likes. BYO is at $12 per bottle but a good deal with a great meal. We will return again and again!!

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

We have dined at this small restaurant several times over the years and not been disappointed. Whilst menu is limited there is a good variety of dishes and BYO is an added advantage. Also restaurant is warm in winter which is a definite plus. Do yourself a favour when in the Coffs Harbour area, journey to Sawtell and go to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Excellent food. We are regular fine-diners having enjoyed some of the best restaurants around the country and this was an unexpected surprise. Definitely food to rival the best. The atmosphere was warm and unpretentious.

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Additional Information about Taste

Address: 11 First Ave. | Shop 1, Sawtell, New South Wales 2452, Australia
Phone Number: 02 66 583 583
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sawtell
Open Hours:
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 42 - 62
Cuisine: Contemporary

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