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Southern Stone Bar & Rock Grill

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152 Kinghorne St, Nowra, Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
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Nowra, Australia
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

For about the fourth or fifth time this year the obligatory family birthday dinner had me at this restaurant. Again I ordered off the a la carte menu and this meal hit the mark. Meat was beautifully cooked and the veggies were scrumptious. The two wait staff on duty seemed more relaxed and friendly this time around despite a big... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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62 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I ate here both nights I was in Nowra, partly because it was right next door to my accommodation, but also because of the interesting dining experience and great value for money. The first night I had the mixed grill (one prawn, a lamb cutlet, small chicken breast fillet and chunk of steak) and I was surprised when my meal... More 

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Thank Sue A
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68 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The experience of having a raw steak delivered to you on a red hot stone then watching it cook in front of you is certainly a bit odd, but providing you know how you want your meat cooked it is a very enjoyable meal. A few thoughts though, don't wear anything special as whatever you wear will smell like whatever... More 

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Thank jason x
Batemans Bay
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93 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food, fabulous cut of steak, and excellent entree. The place was packed mid-week so obviously well patronised by the locals.

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Thank Willfish101
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Can't fault the food or the service BUT The reservation system leaves a lot to be desired. Rang this morning for a reservation fot 6pm same night. As usual get a voice mail asking to leave details of reservation and will be contacted. Just recieved phone call from restaurant informing us that restaurant is fully booked out tonight, 1 hour... More 

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Thank gar1061
Berry, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely sick of giving this place second chances.. HATE HATE HATE the customer service here.. Get new friendly wait staff, ones that know how to smile and treat customers correctly!! 1) my self and 15 friends went for dinner there a month ago, the waitress delivered half the drink order to the table and left the other half sitting on... More 

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Thank MI55AJ
Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

I didnt think the experience of cooking your own steak/prawns on a hot stone was a good one. Not much flavor, the sauces weren't good, we tried 3 different ones. Overall, I would not repeat.

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Nowra, Australia
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

I have dined here a few times now and the maitre d / manager is always friendly, professional and keen to ensure that all is well. And yes maybe I should be ordering the 'cook your own on a rock' as the name of the restaurant implies but I don't go out for a meal to cook myself and I'm... More 

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Thank ellee63
callala bay
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Great value combo dinner. Steak how you like it, yummy entrees and dessert choices. Need to book for weekends.

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Turners Beach, Australia
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65 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Great menu to choose from, with food that you cook to your liking. It is busy so do make sure you book in advance. Staff are friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Australian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Kinghorne St, Nowra, Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Shoalhaven  >  Nowra

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?