Port Stephens Restaurants

Australia has some of the best tasting cuisines of any nation. Its prime location, which sits it right between the Indian and Pacific Oceans, offer the area an abundance of seafood options. This comes in the form of select fish, shrimp, crab, lobster and more.

When it comes to providing a wide range of cuisines and basic foods, the seaside community of Port Stephens is the winner, hands down. Port Stephens is perfectly located on Australia’s Eastern Coast in the Hunters Region of New South Wales. Known as the “blue water paradise,” Port Stephens has an extremely large harbor and it’s twice the size as Sydney’s famed harbour. This harbour is composed of up to 26 beaches and bays, which brings in a lot of fresh seafood.


So What Kind of Restaurants does Port Stephens have?

The great thing about this place comes from the diversity of foods. This can range from from the standard hamburger, to the fanciest seafood platters. Are you into American French Fries & Shakes, Italian Meatballs & Pasta or Spanish Enchiladas? Maybe you want to sink your teeth into succulent shrimp or lobster? Port Stephens has it all whether it’s corner bistros or seaside gourmets. Here is a look at what the area has to offer.

  • Marcos Restaurant of Shoals Bay sets the precedent in Italian cuisine and fresh seafood. The restaurant has been around for 25 years as it has become a fan favorite among the locals and tourists. There are even breakfast and lunch specials that can handle any size of hunger and the restaurant’s intimate setting is perfect for dates/anniversary dinners.
  • Aqua Blu is the place to be for celebrating and having a great time with friends. Visitors won’t find another menu that’s as loaded as this. Home Made Potato Wedges, Garlic Pizza, Bruscetta, Chilli Salt Calamari, Burgers, Lamb Shanks and more.
  • Sandpipers represents Australia to the fullest. This place is ran by an award winning chef as it offers services for weddings, group bookings and catering.

These are three of the best eateries in (PS), but the area has other notable establishments like “Bay Harbour House, Cellar Cafe, Evviva Cafe & Bar, Thai at 27 and Hope Brewhouse Cafe.” Next time you’re in the area, come and see what all the hype is truly about.

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