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1 Magenta Drive | Magenta Shores 2261, Magenta, New South Wales 2261, Australia
4352 8137
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has taken a long time to find a restaurant on the NSW Central Coast that has quality dining at its core. While it can be a little noisy, you just need to remember you are in a hotel/resort complex & then turn your concentration to the food. Servings are generous, almost too much, but it is the quality that... More 

Thank Carron J
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last night we had dinner here as we have done so many times before but it has gone down hill, the first problem was at the bar when we asked for a tap beer but when the bar tender was poring the beer it ran out half way and and he asked if we wanted to just top the beer... More 

Thank Jamie18222
Sydney, Australia
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205 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

We were part of a group of 50 & had a $36/person fixed menu of Turkish bread with butter as Entree, a choice of either Grilled Beef Rump or Barramundi fillet. The Turkish bread tasted yummy, Barramundi fillet was tasty & cooked just right. However everyone who had the Beef was a bit disappointed as the Beef was a bit... More 

Thank afong138
Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

A classy 5 star restaurant with just the right mix of choices available, a great view from the restaurant overlooking the lagoon and golf course, would thoroughly recommend.

Thank Stuart W
Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Right from the time we walked into the restaurant we were welcomed by a very attentive waitress Shanice.. She was very attentive through our our dinner, making sure we were happy with the service.. All the courses served were spaced out to give us enough time to appreciate what we ate.. Chef Garry created some amazing food for our main... More 

Thank NajusReviews
Basel, Switzerland
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201 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

The chef does a great job as the food was very nice and well presented. The gap really is the service with the staff very slow to serve and food being brought out sporadically. We also ended up with champaign when we ordered white wine. Overall not to bad and worth a visit.

Thank DavidVR84
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Food and service is always good here and It's a lovely place to dine overlooking the golf course.the only thing we have to complain about is the lack of good boutique beer they have there.asked for a peroni...no go. Asked for a Stella..no go. Asked for a corona..no go. Had to settle for a Heineken.if they can increase there beer... More 

Thank Michael C
New South Wales, Australia
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108 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed January 7, 2017

We had the pleasure of meeting up with friends (two other couples) for a leisurely Saturday lunch at this delightful restaurant, with it's pleasant view across the golf course. We all ordered something different and we all enjoyed our meals immensely, everything was perfectly cooked and beautifully presented. The service was excellent. There was absolutely nothing to fault about this... More 

1 Thank Fernsie
Glenning Valley, Australia
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed December 28, 2016

What an amazing setting this restaurant has over looking the amazing golf course time really does get away from you the food was fantastic as was the staff.

Thank michelle S
1 review
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

We went to Barretts last night for dinner and were very disappointed. The service was very poor. The restaurant was only 1/2 full, but the staff, while very friendly were struggling to keep up. Almost all the empty tables had dirty plates and glasses on them that were not cleared the entire night. It took close to an hour to... More 

Thank Judy B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Australian, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Magenta Drive | Magenta Shores 2261, Magenta, New South Wales 2261, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Magenta
  • Phone Number: 4352 8137
Is located in a golf resort and is a miracle hotel mirvachotels/magentashores

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