You have found your accommodation Port Stephens now for somewhere to eat out.

There is cuisine from all parts of the world to choose from it is just a matter of deciding what you feel like really.

I know when I go away that a little bit of local knowledge always helps so I have put together a list of places that are ideal for couples looking for a special intimate meal, families where they can relax and the kids can play and then groups where you can all get a meal at the same time and not taking forever.


Zest – Nelson Bay

Merritts – Corlette

Nelson Bay Golf Club

Inner Light Tea Rooms – lunch

Taj Tandoori – Nelson Bay

The Wharf Restaurant – Nelson Bay


Soldiers Point Bowling Club

Nelson Bay Bowling Club

Medowie Macadamia Farm – Medowie

The Wood Oven – Nelson Bay

Nelson Bay Seafood CO-OP

Lil Budda – Salamander Bay

Anna Bay Tavern

Long Boat Cafe – Fingal Bay


Murray’s Brewery – Salt Ash

Hogs Breath – Nelson Bay

Moonshadow Dinner cruises – Nelson Bay

Imagine BBQ dinner – Nelson Bay

Wests Diggers – Nelson Bay

AJ’s Restaurant – Nelson Bay

There are many other small restaurants and cafe’s along the foreshore at Nelson Bay and Shoal bay as well as take away places to take to the beach or sit in the lovely picnic areas around the bay.

There is also McDonald’s, Domino’s and KFC at Salamander bay for those really quick meals too.

For more choices and reviews on places to eat please see this link Places to eat in Port Stephens

So you have made your accommodation Port Stephens choice so now you just need to decide on your eat out experience.