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The Galley Kitchen

Anchorage Port Stephens, Corlette Point Road, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 0352
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“flatbread” (3 reviews)
“duck” (5 reviews)
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Anchorage Port Stephens, Corlette Point Road, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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1 - 10 of 233 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This great new seafood restaurant inside galley kitchen has 5 star service and the food has wow factor ... meets the standard of good sydney restsurants

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Enjoyed dining here very much. The first night the swordfish was overcooked but not a disaster. The second night the lamb ravioli & filet of beef were superb.

Thank Merran97
Reviewed 25 June 2017

What a wonderful place to have dinner for a special occasion. The staff make you feel very welcome and the food has lots of flavour. Really enjoyed our mid week special with 3 courses and a glass of wine.

Thank Bernie T
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I've been thinking about the food here since last year when I visited for lunch. I returned this time for dinner and was not disappointed. Warm service and simply beautiful food (highly recommend the duck breast entree and lamb loin main)-The Galley is unsurpassed in...More

Thank Janelovesgoodfood
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We were expecting much more from a fine dining restaurant. The service and food was good but not great. The wines were overpriced and the ricotta dumplings as a main was a very small serve. Many better restaurants to choose from such as The Point...More

Thank JohnNelsonBay
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We went for our anniversary dinner, on entering restaurant we were told to go a different spot and wait, same person, who appeared to be manager in charge then asked us if we had a booking, then showed us two different menus, because which menu...More

Thank Caryn W
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Waiter was off-handed. White tablecloths have disappeared, food ordinary - could have cooked better at home and cost $230.00 for two. When we paid we were asked to pay a surcharge for Amex, waiter said MasterCard was fine and then another waiter came to transact...More

2  Thank Narelle B
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Hi, We went for dessert couple of days before and for breakfast this morning. Amazing restaurant and service. The setup is waterfront and views to Marina. This has become our not to miss destination whenever we are in Port Stephens either staying with anchorage or...More

Thank criticsure
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My fiance and I had been looking forward to dinner here given what we'd heard about The Anchorage. We arrived and after a short delay finding our booking we were ushered to a table outside. Over the course of the night we ordered proseco, rosé,...More

4  Thank Henry F
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I went to the Gallery Kitchen on our last night in the area. My only regret is I went on the last night of our trip. The food was exquisite and the service was incredible. We got flatbread to begin. salmon and...More

Thank Kay O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Anchorage Port Stephens, Corlette Point Road, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Nelson Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4984 0352
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