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Mavericks on the Bay

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Seafood,
8 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 1203
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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Bar, Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
8 Teramby Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Met a friend for a quick catchup. We were both very pleased with our choice of "starters" which is all we wanted. Reasonably priced considering the generous serving. It has been a while since I have had a full meal but find location is excellent...More

Thank MissNewcastle1960
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated on the Marina at Nelson Bay we stopped at Mavericks for dinner on our first night in Nelson Bay. The bar man was pleasant enough but not engaged at all. The bar lady was friendlier by far. The meal was good but not exactly...More

Thank kimkath61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch today - two ordered fisherman’s basket and one the fish and chips. Sadly both dishes left a lot to be desired. The baskets had one fish fillet each, 3 prawn and scallop twists and 4 or 5 pieces of crumbed calamari...More

Thank FrequentTraveller536
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The signature seafood platter for 2 was extremely disappointing where the seafood seemed to be frozen and no flavour. Would not recommend

Thank 115lanas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice dinner hubby had grilled seafood plate $29 I had the stuffed chicken $28 ,all quite nice right on water but no view at night after dark just reflection,but would be great by day.

Thank sixfriends44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent menu, great wine list with many choices available. We thoroughly enjoyed the live music by Max on Saturday night. Food was excellent. Good vibe.

Thank ToTravelToo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered the chicken snitzel and when it came out the chicken was completely RAW so we sent it back - they apologised and said they would do a fresh one but the same one came back out re cooked - the meal was total crap....More

Thank JennyRoots
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friend and I recently had cocktails and dinner. The cocktail menu was reasonable and prices were average. The service was quite good. My friend ordered the chicken supreme and was moderately happy. I, unfortunately, opted for the chilli prawn linguine. The prawns and semi-dried...More

Thank Tlb1974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sunday 27/5/18 ordered 2 basic meals, almost a hour later both meals arrived only thing was the chicken burger was cold and frozen, yes we got another one a money back for the burger,if this place keeps going the same way it will be like...More

1  Thank Monica W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommend booking a table here as it’s very popular! Book a window table and watch the sun go down whilst sipping on a cocktail or bottle of bubbly! Food looks good too.

Thank Murphin90
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Shannae L
26 December 2014|
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Response from B J P | Reviewed this property |
We are not sure if they have a formalised dress code but suspect they don't. However, most dress would be OK for the evening given that singlets and thongs would certainly look out of place in what's a pleasant dining area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Teramby Rd, 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 1203
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Located on the ground floor at D'Albora Marina, Nelson Bay.
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