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Sails Eatery

The Parade, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
+61 2 4945 0888
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
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“schnitzel” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“focaccia” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Parade, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner. The salmon dish and the snapper dish were a great choice. Lovely place for a family to come also.

Thank Rhonda F
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Went for a quick lunch. Chose Roast- hardly anyone had used Bistro.Quiet lunch. Girl serving Roast unpleasant. My wife could not eat her lamb. Should have remembered to go to yacht club or elsewhere.not a great example.

Thank Golfin2018
Reviewed March 4, 2018

My family and I went to Sails looking for a nice family meal out. It was good to find a good old club bistro with plenty of roast meat, schnitzel and gravy.... lots of great club gravy... The food was ok, the price was ok...More

Thank thetechnologist
Aaron B, Manager at Sails Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to pass on your feedback. We’re so glad to hear you and your family had an enjoyable night!

Reviewed February 23, 2018

i had the worst meal i've ever had at the 16's today...we went there for my Dads 78th birthday and i ordered the lamb loin chops special with mashed potato.The lamb chops were so gristly you were lucky to get 1 bite out the 2...More

Thank Debbie R
Lauren A, Manager at Sails Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2018

Hi Debbie Once again we are sorry to hear of this and have received your message on multiple platforms now. We politely disagree that our staff do not care, it was only mentioned to you that if you bring the matter to our attention at...More

Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

A simple request for some avocado on toast was met with a stern “No.” We happily would have paid the same price for a full meal but we didn’t even get to that point. Despite these items being part of meals on their menu, they’re...More

Thank MikeStrachan
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

Excellent value fabulous variety, large portions, get in early if you have a larger group or if over 10 peeps you can reserve a table. Always a pleasant outlook watching the sailing.

Thank Katie G
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast was barely warm when served & not what we ordered. The missing avocado had been replaced by a fatty hash brown, with no apologies by staff. Never again!!!!More

Thank Jan J
Lauren A, Manager at Sails Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Hi Jan Thank you for taking the time to leave a message regarding your experience. I am sorry to hear it was an inadequate one. Management will always do everything they can to rectify a mistake so please always let our staff know if you...More

Reviewed January 3, 2018

A Big Breakfast with friends - food was cooked perfectly and hot. Very enjoyable and delicious and the views were good.

Thank Virginia R
Aaron B, Manager at Sails Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2018

Hi Virginia, Thanks for taking the time to pass on this positive feedback. Hope to see you again soon! Aaron

Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Place was lovely view was beautiful sitting on the back deck looking over the lake enjoying a drink . We where loving the atmosphere so we decided to have dinner in the club at the bistro I had beef Wellington with veggie not bad but...More

Thank lisa g
Aaron B, Manager at Sails Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Hi Lisa, Thanks for taking the time to pass on this feedback. I am sorry to hear that your meals were not to the high standard that we set ourselves here at the 16s. If you wish to discuss this matter in detail please give...More

Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Good food, excellent views, good service and prices. We arrived at around 3:00 pm and the restaurant were kind enough to serve us a salt and pepper calamari and fish and chips.... it was good!

Thank Virgok25
Lauren A, Manager at Sails Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Excellent thank you very much leaving your feedback!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Parade, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Lake Macquarie  >  Belmont
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4945 0888
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Sails Eatery is the best value on the lake and is located inside Belmont 16s. Sails Eatery serves all your bistro favourites including schnitzels, roasts and regular specials all in the comfort of the best seats in the house. Boasting sweeping views and alfresco dining on The Deck, Sails Eatery is the prime location to enjoy a value meal – whether it be breakfast, lunch or dinner – with the family. Sails Eatery is open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week and for breakfast on weekends.
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