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.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Spinnakers Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
Australian, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
20 Park St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
61265895200
Website
Today
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

96 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 96: English reviews
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We dined here for dinner twice as well as one brekfast during our recent stay at Sails. The service was very attentive and equal to some of the best places I have visited. Meals were presented in a timely fashion by experienced wait staff who obviously care and it showed. The flavours were lovely and did not dissapoint. When staying... More 

Helpful?
Thank Richard R
Darwin, Australia
Level Contributor
66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My friends and I met up in Port Macquarie for the weekend (we live all over the place these days and it's easier to plan a trip away every so often). It was decided that we would book for dinner at the Spinnakers Restaurant at Rydges Sails Resort as it was located in a great spot on the Marina near... More 

Helpful?
Thank Dajesta9
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We dined here for dinner twice and were pleasantly surprised at the lovely setting and delicious meals! The Fish Of The Day & Pork Belly were our favs! We also had breaky one morning - the Banana pancakes with bacon & maple syrup were a hit and the continental buffet was fresh and had good variety of yummy options. Great... More 

Helpful?
Thank enlightened1111
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good atmosphere, friendly service. Look after visitors well and the option to become a member has great rewards. We saw a free show there and it was wonderful

Helpful?
Thank Di B
Newcastle, Australia
Level Contributor
298 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

A lovely setting overlooking the water. Great views. Especially in the morning for breakfast. Only wanted a light meal to share. Opted for the seafood chowder, along with arancini and a basket of fries. All dishes were very tasty and just the right portion sizes.. The chowder was very good but not quite as good as the ones in San... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nathalie E
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

I have been coming to the Sails Resort for many years and eaten many meals at Spinnakers. My last couple of visits to the restaurant found me thinking the meals were okay but they were way too busy, too many ingredients, the protein being lost in the meal. Not tonight!!!!! Simplicity was the answer. Simple meals cooked perfectly with ingredients... More 

Helpful?
Thank Peter K
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Beautiful elegant restaurant yet quiet and relaxing. Food is delicious, staff very pleasant and professional. I would definitely recommend this to anyone.

Helpful?
Thank JayMoala
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Wonderful food great service in a timely fashion which meant we were totally relaxed and enjoyed our meal without fuss.

Helpful?
Thank Marty O
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
80 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Attached to the Sails Resort as the dine in option, this is not just another hotel restaurant. A standalone restaurant on its own, this was a popular venue on the Saturday night we visited, with a mixture of locals and guests enjoying a meal - we were the latter, visiting for the June Long Weekend. The layout was spacious, and... More 

Helpful?
Thank davegauntlett
Alice Springs, Australia
Level Contributor
1,644 reviews
517 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5,002 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

Located just across the road from the Settlement City Shopping Centre, Spinnakers is situated within the Rydges Sails Resort and provides stunning views over the port marina as well as the Hastings River. The restaurant itself, does state an extensive menu, even though being sublime, I would more likely rate their range of food as minimal, in relation to most... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank 1TraveltheWorld

Travelers who viewed Spinnakers Restaurant also viewed

Port Macquarie, New South Wales
Port Macquarie, New South Wales
 
Port Macquarie, New South Wales
Port Macquarie, New South Wales
 
Port Macquarie, New South Wales
Port Macquarie, New South Wales
 

Been to Spinnakers Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Australian, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Park St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Port Macquarie
  • Phone Number: 61265895200
Description
Located at Sails Resort

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Spinnakers Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?