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Shearwater Restaurant

The promenade | Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
+61 2 6651 6053
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The promenade | Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here on our return from Sydney to Brisbane. Amazing healthy food. Super friendly and helpful staff. We have many alergies including dairy, eggs and wheat. This was not a problem we were told all dishes can be gluten free except for one. I opted...More

Thank Kristiinajo7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Superb setting on the river, this restaurant offers delicious food at reasonable prices. Staff friendly,helpful and vey competent. The scallops were amazing in a leek mousse and my husbands salmon was cooked to perfection. I would recommend booking as a small area and full quite...More

Thank CocoMali
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The breakfast menu was average with a set price of $12 per dish. I had porridge which was okay (definitely heated up in the microwave as the temperature was uneven). The coffees were good. The best thing about this restaurant is the deck overlooking the...More

Thank CanTravel6611
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Nine of us, all visitors from Sydney, went to dinner at the Shearwater Restaurant, on the recommendation of one couple who had been there before. And what a good recommendation it was! We probably needed to arrive in daylight to do justice to the excellent...More

Thank RKK01
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Every time I come to Coffs Harbour I would have lunch here. The staff is always friendly and attentive, and the food is always of excellent quality, and this time was no exception. I had a duck leg on a bed of mushroom risotto, which...More

1  Thank Ricky L
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant twice in the past few months, the location is beautiful, staff are lovely and the service is great! Unfortunately the food is awful! We went for dinner had the pork and the duck, the flavour was terrible we left after...More

Thank Tamara A
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We visited last weekend and were VERY impressed by the Shearwater! There was a very good breakfast menu with $12 brekky available (plus extras for an additional cost) - and we all really enjoyed our choices (mine was the bacon and egg roll with avo...More

Thank Luke R
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We chose this restaurant for a special occasion and loved the setting looking out over Coffs Creek. The service was friendly but we found the menu a little limited and were disappointed after we ordered to see other diners offered a specials menu with appealing...More

Thank Bartonbears
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Reading reviews this was a must visit for us, after driving from the Gold Coast to coffs we stopped to have lunch at shearwater. The view is magnificent, I can not fault the location, restaurant or the staff. It can be a little hard to...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Awesome breakfast of scrambled eggs bacon and mushrooms. The atmosphere is great. Relaxing while watching people fish and attempt to master stand up paddleboards. Been there twice this month. Staff are very friendly. Looking forward to going again

Thank Elizabeth C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The promenade | Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales 2450, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Coffs Harbour
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6651 6053
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A unique location, could be anywhere in Australia...fantastic menus, attention to detail, just awesome
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