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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

di Matteos

$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
27 Forresters Beach Rd, Terrigal, New South Wales 2260, Australia
+61 2 4385 8886
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 30: English reviews
Level Contributor
198 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

The people who own this restaurant really aim to please. Their food is home-cooked, tasty and wholesome. I recommend the tapas in the evening, their smoothies for lunch and the eggs and bacon for breakfast. It's a casual place that is open long hours. It's the place to eat if you are staying at the motel nearby (that no longer... More 

Thank Neville B
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

Went here for my wife's birthday with some friends last night , couldn't have been happier :) we ordered 1 of everything on the tapas menu and it all was fantastic . great atmosphere and even better service. defiantly one to put on the list to visit Many thanks LORD Rhodes

Thank David R
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Lois is the dopest coffee maker; whether it's cold winter morning or wake up arvo refresher coffee, you need to visit this place for your coffee needs. Food is also good.

Thank Breelle V
Bateau Bay, Australia
Level Contributor
33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

We had a party of 6 and ordered the fixed menu for $30ph. The food just kept coming and was really fresh and tasty. Thoroughly recommend

Thank Carol M
Level Contributor
28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

We have breakfast here everyday we stayed at The Entrance. great big servings and you can customise all the dishes you order. Great service only downside was it was very pricey loved it will be back guys thank you very much.

Thank massalkhi
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

This Cafe has become a bit of a regular for me. The Owners and Staff are friendly, the place is clean, and the coffee is excellent. They also do a great range of meals. They're open 7 days, from 6.30 am for brekky. The food is always nice, and they do a good turnover of meals, so fresh ingredients are... More 

Thank Mark B
Toukley, Australia
Level Contributor
87 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Everytime I go there Ive noticed that tables are not cleared ... this looks really untidy and surely poses a health risk .... more attention to detail is required by the somewhat inattentive wait staff ...

1 Thank Dave M
Toukley, Australia
Level Contributor
87 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

This establishment needs to seriously look at their customer service. I've been there several times and it takes ages for staff to take orders and offer the menu to clients. Every time I go there there are uncleared tables from previous customers .... Not good enough! Your customers should be your major concern ....

Thank Dave M
Hunter Valley, Australia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2016

Lovely tapas dinner - amazingly inexpensive - would definitely eat here again. BYO which is great as well.

1 Thank KFACER
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Great coffee. Great staff. Good food. Plenty of parking. Tables. And a healthy menu. And they change on request. Will ways come back

Thank grange16

Travelers who viewed di Matteos also viewed

Terrigal, New South Wales
Forresters Beach, New South Wales
Terrigal, New South Wales
Terrigal, New South Wales

Been to di Matteos? 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
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Forresters Beach Rd, Terrigal, New South Wales 2260, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Terrigal
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4385 8886

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from di Matteos 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?