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Swell @ Bar Beach

Open Now: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Great Location Nice Fish and Chips

This cafe near the beach is very nice with a good menu burgers, fish and chips, coffee, cake etc... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Newcastle, Australia
Lovely fresh Barramundy on a wet day

Just walking around, I found this kiosk on the beach , was raining and I was hungry. I never tried... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
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  • Terrible5%
22 Jan 2018
“Great Location Nice Fish and Chips”
4 Apr 2018
“Perfect waves!”
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1 Memorial drive, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4929 1149
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

This beach is huge and the waves are huge as well, perfect for surfers as well. The people of Newcastle are lucky to have so many splendid beaches. Wow! This is enjoyable! Worthwhile for a visit!

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This cafe near the beach is very nice with a good menu burgers, fish and chips, coffee, cake etc. all seating is outside near beach some with cover. A very scenic location.

Thank sunnyandbright
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Just walking around, I found this kiosk on the beach , was raining and I was hungry. I never tried the Australian fish barramundi. Ordered with salad and potato chips, excellent

Thank DgSolo
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent place to have a great snack/ breakfast and when the seasons right watch the whales play in the ocean. Nice but needs a good scrub and polish a little grubby.

Thank Coconutcocktail
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

AVERAGE Juice was freshly crushed but now is premade no variety and a take it or leave it approach costs rise as service declines Better to go else where. No real customer service

Thank Laurie T
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This would have to be the best Kiosk on the beach, in summer this Kiosk is so Busy, as they are famous for there hand Cut Chips. They Also make Excellent Coffee, and you can order Takeaway coffee and walk the ANZAC walk. I would...More

Thank craig b
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Great kiosk to stop for snack during a walk at anytime. Yes, it can be busy on a nice day. Enjoy the views while you wait. Plenty of outdoor seating and rubbish bins available. Enjoy the Nobby's Head walk.

Thank Newo
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

Very average coffee and the staff clearly forgot they work in hospitality They didn't smile , maybe they could even look their guests in the eyes - remember were paying your wages .............

Thank janetmI2770MC
Reviewed 14 January 2015

convenient location for bar beach ... long queques ... coffee could be better - but this place is improving

Thank movedalot
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Swell is part of a chain of beach cafe's. They are all very good, but Bar Beach is more busy due to the larger beach crowd. It can be very busy and wait times can take ages. If you're there with small kids, skip this...More

Thank Nippet P
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