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Port City Bowling Club

Bar, Australian, Asian
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4 Owen St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
+61 65831133
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Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped in for a quick meal. Wow, what a fantastic menu. Very up market with local fresh seafood on offer. Kid friendly, but not what you would expect from a bowling club. Very pleasant surprise!!

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Thank kerrie e
Mid North Coast
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110 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited the newly refurbished Port City Bowling Club...Wow! Love the new look Club and adored the food in the downstairs cafe. The meals were large, fresh and delicious! The staff were friendly, we enjoyed a few drinks and didn't feel rushed despite there being a lot of people. The service was quick and efficient, food was good. Will... More 

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Kogarah, New South Wales, Australia
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38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upstairs is a great all you can eat buffet. The food is fresh. Plenty to eat. We had a family reunion there and the staff were very accommodating making sure we had enough to eat, clearing the plates from our table all the time. There is tables near the window which overlook the greens and water further out. Highly recommend... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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127 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best clubs I've been to. It has so many different things to do. The main restaurant is great and offers a buffet. There is a cafe with a kids play area next it and many other options. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank lovealunch
Port Macquarie, Australia
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visit the Club regularly. The standard of food in the upstairs restaurant is excellent now. The new cafe/coffee area downstairs offers an excellent alternative if you dont want a large meal. I dont think I've ever seen an unhappy staff member, they are all happy, friendly and look like they enjoy being a work. A great place to go... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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61 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Port City Bowling Club for lunch today. We were a group of ten ranging from 58 to 72 years of age. We were warmly greeted at the door. We went to the dining area and looked to see if we could get a few tables together so that we could eat together. I asked at the bar... More 

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Thank Michael G
Sydney, Australia
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The club is very nice inside, we found the buffet best value for money and they had enough staff to keep the tables clean before other patrons arrived. Staff were pleasant at this club.

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Thank oldwigs60
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 6 of us enjoyed the buffet here last night. Big selection of food to choose from including a sushi train. Only complaint is the tables are jammed together to cram more people in.

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Thank Yosemite_Pete
Newcastle, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the $25 all you can eat buffet which was superb quality and choice, unbelievable choice to be honest with fresh green lipid mussels, fresh prawns, octopus, usual popular Asian stir fried, wonderful BBQ pork and so much more. All I can say is that there was too much choice to be disappointed. I am a fish lover and... More 

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Nelson Bay, Australia
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is not your average club bistro style food, we had dinner at the downstairs Drift Cafe, our meals were delicious and full of flavour and one the best meals that we had during our stay at Port Macquarie.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Australian, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Owen St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Port Macquarie
  • Phone Number: +61 65831133
Description
Port City Offers two dining options including our the Clubs own Drift Bar.Café.Restaurant situated next to the Clubs foyer. Drift offers a relaxed dining experience with an al a carte menu. Upstairs you will find the Eastern Tiger Restaurant which is an all you can eat style buffet offering Sushi, Chinese BBQ, Roasts, Salads, Seafood, Soup, Fried Options, Dessert and much more.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?