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La Dolce Vita

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
1/57 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4981 1334
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible20%
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“cake” (2 reviews)
“lovely view” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1/57 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been here a few times in the last few years. Ownership changed and so too has the service. It now takes waaaaaayyyyy tooooooo looooong for food to come to the table. Nearly an hour after our order before entrees and then another 45...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A female staff member who was taking orders was flinging table numbers at customers, speaking rudely and being generally disagreeable.

Thank Maël C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the La dolce Vita for breakfast with my partner- lovely outlook across the bay- stunning to eat h a lovely view across to the heads- coffee and breakfast was served with minimum fuss- and also cater for gluten free - café was very neat...More

1  Thank Brian D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No problems at all! Yummy food! Great coffee. Staff were super friendly too! Beautiful view. And the cakes looked amazing!

2  Thank Natalie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband had normal milk coffee and liked it a lot. My soy was so curdled that half the cup was solid! Bonsoy is the culprit I believe - a brand which has been sued for chemical contamination and continues to use questionable ingredients, but...More

Thank Rach L
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Today I visited this Cafe, with my daughter, grandson and friend. We ordered our coffees and cakes and my grandson ordered an ice chocolate, he had finished and the glass had a tall spoon in it and unfortnately he knocked it over and it smashed...More

Thank Denise L
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Came here on successive days for coffee and a cake (or lunch in daughters case). Sweet dishes appear to be home made, cannoli's have filling added to order. Excellent food and service.

2  Thank Paul R
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely spot for breakfast . Quick friendly service great smashed avo and corn fritters . Lovely berry smoothie

1  Thank Colette C
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Just recently opened and the staff are great ,the food is lovely and the coffee very good. Breakfast is reasonably priced

1  Thank nonnieben
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely Mother’s Day brunch. Lots of interesting choices on the breakfast menu with a home made touch. Reasonably priced

1  Thank Kay D
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  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1/57 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Shoal Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4981 1334
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