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Lakes Beach Cafe

Lakes Beach, Budgewoi Road, Budgewoi, Budgewoi, New South Wales 2262, Australia
+61 2 4397 2001
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“hot chips” (3 reviews)
“great coffee” (4 reviews)
“great spot” (2 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Australian, Fast Food
Lakes Beach, Budgewoi Road, Budgewoi, Budgewoi, New South Wales 2262, Australia
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Reviewed August 5, 2017

good food and reasonably priced, very friendly staff lots of room for families close to beach would recommend

Thank Suzanne S
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

This is a nice, but often very busy, little car park cafe in the "Lakes Beach Surf Life Saving Club" carpark! You can sit at the cafe and eat and drink or you can stroll over the sand dune and watch the ocean and the...More

Thank Jarrod C
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff.Great spot for a light lunch.Man-sized burgers for those who enjoy a burger. Great coffee.Outdoor eating near the beach.

Thank RRetiredCentralCoast
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Bacon and egg roll was great and coffee was above avergae. Super friendly beachside cafe. Nothing flash, but perfect for a sneaky coffee or snack. You can sit at the benches in the sunshine or the tables inside if too hot..

Thank TheJohnsonSix
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

A good place to stop for a morning smoothie or for lunch at the beach. Yummy fresh burgers and chips. A spacious grassed outdoor area out the front. Good for taking your dog after a walk up the north end of the beach.

Thank KBUZ74
Reviewed January 30, 2017

Definitely consider breaking your journey here. It is a feel-good beachside kiosk with access to better than average facilities. This was my second visit, 12 months apart. This small cafe is a what-you-see-is-what-you-get type of business. Hot chips, battered fish, hamburgers, icecreams and good coffee....More

Thank John B
Reviewed December 11, 2016

We enjoyed a great coffee here whilst relaxing watching the ocean, ships, beach views. Yummy hot chips. Lovely staff.

Thank Bella288
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

We have only sampled the chips from this place, and they were gooooood! The service was nice and pleasant. But a word to visitor unfamiliar with Australian beach etiquette. If you decide to stay and eat during the hotter months, you will be eating in...More

Thank Jarrod C
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

The management need to seriously address the fact that staff bang out the food without any apparent regard for the customer's health ... the need to wear the required gloves when making hot food etc ... that is standard NSW Food safety requirements!

Thank Dave M
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Good tucker for a quick bite, service good & food also, family friendly & with a relaxed atmosphere, good for a group

Thank gismo3000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Fast Food
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lakes Beach, Budgewoi Road, Budgewoi, Budgewoi, New South Wales 2262, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Budgewoi
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4397 2001
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