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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 #11 of 80 Restaurants in Nelson Bay

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      5/5 Excellent Reviewed 2 days ago

      "We had afternoon tea there on a lovely day in May, hubby had the Devonshire tea and said it was the best he has had while travelling. Myself had the carrot cake and it was to die for. Staff friendly..." more »

      Margaret W, Adelaide, Australia

      "As good as it gets, and on our doorstep"

      5/5 Excellent Reviewed 8 days ago

      "Drove up the narrow road to the car park. It was a Saturday and also very limited parking for around 25 vehicles but if you can wait a few minutes someone is always leaving. The tea rooms..." more »

      Barney33, Melbourne Australia

      "Hidden Gem"

      5/5 Excellent Reviewed 9 days ago

      "We are staying at the Halifax Caravan Park, and by chance were chatting with our neighbour about a good place for morning tea. They recommended the Tearooms, we went, what a find! The staff are..." more »

      jaybee754, Brisbane, Australia

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