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Inner Light Tea Rooms

Location: 5a Lighthouse Road, Nelson Bay NSW 2315

Overlooking beautiful Shoal Bay Beach, offering the most spectacular views in Nelson Bay. We serve morning and afternoon teas, light lunches, desserts, tea and coffee and also BYO. Our entry is via the Little Beach Boat Ramp. Open 7 Days from 10am.



Take in the panoramic views of Port Stephens while enjoying an afternoon tea or light lunch.


  • Cafe
      Phone: 49842505
      Mobile: 0403149019

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      Ranked #9 of 89 Restaurants in Nelson Bay

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      "Delightful lunch"

      5/5 Excellent Reviewed 6 days ago

      "Great place for lunch after looking at the Nelson Head Lighthouse and Marine Rescue Centre. They were very welcoming of our dog and we had a nice chat with a local couple about tips for seeing the..." more »

      coleman22, Sydney, Australia


      4/5 Very good Reviewed 12 days ago

      "This is our 5th time here,as usual food was fresh,simple and very tasty. ....great views and food..." more »

      Ian E,

      "Great hidden treasure"

      5/5 Excellent Reviewed 13 days ago

      "Stopped for a morning tea, what a great choice. Just had a milkshake and scones, the food was great and the view even better. Others around were having poached eggs, seemed a huge brekky. Get there..." more »

      brianbar2n, Sydney, Australia

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