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) #10 of 11 Restaurants in Shoal Bay $$ - $$$ , ,
35-45 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4981 1555
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
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“oysters” (6 reviews)
“steak night” (2 reviews)
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10:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Bar, Pub, Australian
$$ - $$$
35-45 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A pub vibe but much more than that. Service was great, food was delicious and very reasonable in pricing. Also great that it is on site of hotel which makes it an easy walk and very convenient.

Thank Lise025
Reviewed 1 week ago

We shared a seafood pizza and it was absolutely delicious and quite unique. Loved the community atmosphere in this bar/ bistro.

Thank Sue O
Reviewed June 19, 2017

Just stopped in last weekend for dinner and drinks. It was about 830pm and not too busy! After ordering our food we only had to wait about 5-10 minutes before our dinner was served . It is pub style food and reasonable priced for the...More

Thank Seahnnal
Reviewed February 25, 2017

Table service Table Service, we sat and waited then informed by others you need to find a menu then walk up there and order and pay, oh and when its ready you will have to go and collect it too. Seriously when your on holidays...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

This meal was pleasant but mot the best pub meal by a fair way. There are better places to eat at Shoal Bay.

Thank barby0912
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

We have been here 3 times in the last 2 weeks, once for my partners 30th! Every visit has been great! The service is unreal! And the food is great for not a bad price considering the location! (Directly oposite the beach) The only thing...More

Thank l13e12
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We are local, so the Searock is a nice place for us to stroll down to and people watch in the summer. The food is usually very good, although we have had the odd bad one over the years - to be expected with change...More

Thank local596
Reviewed January 8, 2017

One of our Locals, fantastic location over looking Shoal Bay beach, great service. Has always been good. New owners not sure if the reason or if that it is holiday season, but the last 2 times we have been menu items have changed. Not the...More

Thank Rexelle C
Reviewed November 20, 2016

I was excited to see one of my favourite wines on the menu, so went off to order it. "my order hasn't come in" I was told. OK, so that can happen. But then it happened with the second bottle of wine that I picked...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

The staff here pretend like you are invisible rude over priced and lack of atmosphere. Won't be rushing back.

Thank ned p
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $22
Bar, Pub, Australian
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Television
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35-45 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Shoal Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4981 1555
Great casual dining option at the Shoal Bay Country Club. Our SeaRock menu has easy dining options for the whole family with the pizza the crowd favourite.
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