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The Waters Edge

cnr Buller and Hollingworth sts, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“terrine” (2 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
“room service” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
cnr Buller and Hollingworth sts, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

This restaurant - also known as "On the Edge" is newly-refurbished to a very pleasing extent and sits behind the modern bar in the foyer of the Waters Edge Motel. We ordered the house-baked bread ($7.00) and it was beautiful, as also the accompanying delightful...More

Thank mccorquinn
Reviewed 1 August 2017

The food was excellent, although I thought the selection was a bit light on. I think the menu was a bit 'yuppy' with the trendy vegies and sauces.

Thank Mark_Blunden
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We went to a group function last night, 100+ guests, the catering was superb, the atmosphere was great. There were pre-dinner drinks at the bar outside the restaurant. The meeting progressed well. There was a timetable and the catering and wait staff delivered on time...More

Thank Barney53727
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Beautiful spot right on the Hastings River. The staff are very helpful and courteous and the meals delicious. There's a pool also if you're up for a swim.

Thank Sherpa123
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Wait staff where friendly, food left much to be desired. The 400 gram rump was more like 200, cooked to perfection if you like well done not medium to rare as ordered. Rest of all meals served similar quality, poor. Not the only complaining table...More

Thank pottstodd
Reviewed 13 February 2017

this place is great ... I will say it does need a bit of a face lift ... just staring to look a little tired in the Bathroom .. but it is clean and comfortable .. the service is good and it is so close...More

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Comfortable, great place to stay - without breaking the bank! Good restaurant, close to everything and friendly helpful staff all around. Would definately stay there again and highly recommend ..

Thank 50diannew
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Service with a smile, everyone we spoke with was very pleasant. We had a great night, beautiful food, in a good position to see fireworks for New Years. Lovely view. Definitely recommend..

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Went to an Alliance Francaise Xmas function last Saturday. Alternate drop 3 course 2 choices menu read very well. That's where it ended..... if Chef states certain items on menu that's what generally should be served Braised lamb entree didn't state fatty lamb terrine served...More

1  Thank portgirl2008
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The breakfast spread is average with bottled juice and pot coffee. Would not recommend the breakfast here. Lot of Cafes a shor walk away.

Thank Roy J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: cnr Buller and Hollingworth sts, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Port Macquarie
This restaurant is part of a hotel that used to be known as the Country Comfort Hotel, had recently changed owners and the name has changed to Waters Edge Boutique hotel. I think the restaurant has the same name.
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