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The Happy Belly - CLOSED

4 Main Street, Crescent Head, New South Wales 2440, Australia
6566 1881
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good58%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Oct 13, 2015
“Return visit after changing hands and name.”
Sep 2, 2015
“Now called The Budda Bar And Restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Australian, International, Mediterranean, Spanish, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4 Main Street, Crescent Head, New South Wales 2440, Australia
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed October 13, 2015

Returned after change of hands and name for breakfast/brunch and found it to be as good or better than last time. Staff friendly and tentative and the food was tasty and of a good size. The only disappointment was the coffee not very strong and...More

Thank DitchAustralia
Reviewed September 2, 2015

Since being taken over several months ago, this restaurant has improved vastly! Now BYO, great meal choices, fresh clean surroundings and friendly atmosphere. Steve and the staff have dine a great job revamping this eatery. The chicken mignon is to die for! Being a 'local',...More

Thank SARAH260998
Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

The food at Happy Belly was very good, so much so that we decided to share all meals just so we could taste the various dishes on offer. There was a wait on food, but in the restaurants defence, it was a Saturday night and...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Very friendly, went with the family and they were very happy to be flexible over meals as the children were a bit "picky". We would all return

Thank Charl0tteee
Reviewed April 19, 2015

We had dinner here and enjoyed it very much. It is Tapas style and I am Vegetarian and there were plenty of options for me. Nice waitresses and they have made it very nice out the back. Just probably could do with some more lighting...More

Thank LeisureMerchant
Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

Lots of delicious gf options and tasty treats. Lovely flavour combos. Enjoyed our meal. Attentive helpful waitress on a busy evening. Well and truly worth a visit.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed April 5, 2015

Love sitting outside on a warm evening. Staff helpful recommending choices on menu and extremely friendly.

Thank Leilani v
Reviewed April 4, 2015

The tapas is awesome! Tasty little morsels, that make you want to order more! Lack of a kids selection does mean they only had a bowl of chips for dinner. But Mum and Dad had very HAPPY BELLYs!

1  Thank Helen D
Reviewed March 26, 2015

Well where do u start had to ask the chef to turn the lights on that is after the chef had to ring the owner saying we have customers are you coming in then I gather it was the owner who turned up with a...More

Thank DjJames67
Reviewed March 9, 2015

The food is fresh and delicious. The service is friendly and fast. A good place to enjoy the company of friends over a good meal.

1  Thank Sue H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$8 - $25
Good for
Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Main Street, Crescent Head, New South Wales 2440, Australia (Formerly Happy Bellly)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Crescent Head
  • Phone Number: 6566 1881
  • E-mail
The Happy Belly is a fresh new restaurant in Crescent Head. Operating for only 9 months it has been a hit with locals and tourists, with a menu that changes with the seasons, great atmosphere and friendly, relaxed staff, what is there not to like!Breakfast includes fresh fruit salad, blueberry pancakes, bacon & egg rolls, local free range scrambled eggs with smoked salmon, crepes with bacon & maple syrup, and The Happy Belly Big breakfast.Dinner starts with an ever changing Tapas Tasting Plate, with delicious morsels such as goats cheese arancini, duck pancakes, scallops on edamame mash or BBQ King prawns. Mains always include fresh fish, house made gnocchi, and our signature dish...Asian style twice roasted pork belly. Make sure you leave room for dessert, moist chocolate brownies, sticky date pudding, and strawberry crepes with Gailliano cream to name a few! We have a varied and fairly priced wine list, and eight types of beer. Open every day for breakfast and dinner in the holidays and only closed Monday and Tuesday in winter, make sure you call to book a table.
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