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Beach Bums Cafe

Corner of North & Beach Street, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 2 6555 2840
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“burger” (19 reviews)
Open Now
5:45 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Corner of North & Beach Street, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
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11 - 20 of 813 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beach Bums offers good food with a wonderful view. Excellent as it always offers healthy options and not so healthy ones too.

Thank fel7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Never fails for Breakfast coffee spot on . With the new awning out front Such a big improvement. Quick service . Must do when your in forster

Thank unit692003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Cafe is situated right on the boardwalk on the beach with amazing views. Food is great. If you're in Forster/Tuncurry, don't miss a visit

Thank ChrissySh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This little cafe is right on the beach. The service was so quick for both coffee and food. They don't take bookings but we walked straight in for breakfast for 6 of us. I had the Mexican breakfast wrap and it was nice and tasty....More

Thank S1im
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Busy place on a Saturday morning. The coffee was silky smooth and despite being really busy the grub came pretty quickly. Could possibly be a bit more creative with the bacon and egg roll.....try add chilli jam and rocket.

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was quite tasty, and served quickly considering how busy they were. It wasn’t amazing though, and seeing the delivery man bringing in boxes of frozen prepared seafood for the lunch service was a disappointing insight into the quality of food behind the scenes

Thank Will W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was absolutely horrible! I had my family and dog with me and a guy who was a waiter there came up to me and said "Put the dog down now", had no manners at all and yelled at me. Then he went on...More

Thank rileyhunt2002
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So we are a family who when we go out for breakfast want a decent coffee and an egg and bacon roll. Beach Bums ticked those boxes. However the food coming out of the kitchen and the treats in the cabinet all looked delicious. On...More

Thank EmilyAaron_ssxz
Reviewed January 11, 2018

The menu has really improved, cheap burgers and good coffee. The roof has improved the place no end. What a great view. Lots of nice staff.

Thank Hilary F
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

Went here for a coffee and light breakfast. In a top spot on Forster Main Beach. A must to do when in Forster. Great outlook over Forster beach great spot to visit in the early morning before the morning rush.

Thank kelly c
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Questions & Answers
Marie B
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Helen P | Reviewed this property |
A few seats only inside. New screens have been installed outside, on the east side. But the wind the last few days has been from all directions, so no escaping windy conditions alfresco😜
Debbie T
January 17, 2017|
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Response from felixisawesome | Reviewed this property |
no it was outdoor dining on beach
Gaye A
October 31, 2016|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
sorry like last reply I dont own the place. maybe google their phone number.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of North & Beach Street, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6555 2840
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