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Beach Bums Cafe

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
Corner of North & Beach Street, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 2 6555 2840
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Corner of North & Beach Street, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went there early in the morning to have breakfast. It was very nice and promptly served. Recommended.

Thank carmen7Sydney
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great coffee, very friendly (and efficient) staff. Never had to wait long for a coffee. Gets busy though.

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beach Bums is right on Forster beach. The food, service and coffee is first rate. Servings are ample and food quality is excellent. Coffee is really good and service is friendly and quick. This place is almost always full or near full which speaks for...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had yet another faultless breakfast at beach bums this morning the coffee is perfect come and sit undercover and watch the whales go past thanks

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to have a coffee at the beach. A busy cafe for breakfast and lunch. The chicken burgers are good but it is a lovely spot on the beach provided it's not too windy

Thank Forster163
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant cafe right on the main beach of Forster - good food with an even better view. Worth a look if you're in town.

Thank MaffraCalla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we entered the shop, a young woman was standing at the counter watching us walk in. At no time did she smile or say hello. Really glum and dumb look on her face. Mum and I decided we would have the $7 Devonshire Tea...More

Thank dipatbun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having done a good stretch of the coastal walk ,the return to Beach bums was a great treat. We had a great coffee and panini , just what we needed. It's in a great spot right on the beach and the day was warm ....More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location gets 5 stars Service gets 5 stars Quality of food only gets 2 Both had the big breakfast, tomato and hash brown undercooked and the rest of it not exactly piping hot

Thank Liz T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed breakfast overlooking the ocean. It was a Friday morning and very busy - so I can imagine the weekends it would be packed. Tea and coffee good, and my husband enjoyed the big breakfast (except the hash brown looked and...More

Thank PacificExplorer1963
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Marie B
16 January 2018|
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Response from Helen P | Reviewed this property |
A few seats only inside. New screens have been installed outside, on the east side. But the wind the last few days has been from all directions, so no escaping windy conditions alfresco😜
Debbie T
18 January 2017|
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Response from felixisawesome | Reviewed this property |
no it was outdoor dining on beach
Gaye A
31 October 2016|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
sorry like last reply I dont own the place. maybe google their phone number.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
5:45 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of North & Beach Street, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6555 2840
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