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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 #10 of 86 Restaurants in Nelson Bay

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      "Amazing views"

      5/5 Excellent Reviewed 4 days ago

      "They have done this place up since i was last there and its much better. The views are incredible, food good, nice gift shopand zome history and info to read on way into cafe. Winner every time." more »

      Kerry C,

      "Great view, average food "

      3/5 Average Reviewed 4 days ago

      "The food and service was around 3 stars (not exactly v friendly compared to the rest of port Stephens restaurants that we went) , but the view is awesome. We had Turkish melts, mushroom bruschetta..." more »


      "Great Place to Visit"

      4/5 Very good Reviewed 12 days ago

      "Went to the Inner Light Tearooms for brunch with family and had a wonderful time. We had coffee, scones and cheesecake and everything was great. Apart from the good food and nice coffee, the Inner..." more »

      Jim S, Sydney, Australia

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