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The Reef… is not just a pretty face

Reef Bar Grill is a casual eatery with outdoor seating and lake views, preparing pizzas and Modern Australian cuisine in Forster. Nestled opposite the sparkling Wallis Lake, the Reef not only offers the most idyllic location in town, it delivers exquisite gourmet cuisine inspired by modern Australian and European influences. We have created a haven for good food, good drinks and good times that will see you sipping Ronnies or craft beers at our indoor/outdoor bar and relaxing with friends as you watch the stunning sunsets. We believe in drinking responsibly but drinking better. We serve a wide range of boutique beers, wines and scrummy cocktails.

Our menus reflect the change in seasons as we work with local suppliers to ensure the finest quality produce all year round. Inspired by modern Australian and European influences, our menu offers something for all tastes and ages, from delicately prepared meals to delicious gourmet pizzas.

We are a perfect space for weddings and functions and believe in events as spectacular as the view. Have you been looking for that perfect wedding venue that just feels right when you walk through the door? At the Reef, we want to be a part of your special story and we take pride in making sure your every wish is fulfilled to the finest detail, ensuring your day is truly unforgettable. Your guests can take in the stunning views as they relax by the indoor/outdoor bar, enjoying delicious cuisine and good company. Reef Bar Grill is one of the superb wedding venues Forster has on offer and caters to traditional sit-down receptions and chic cocktail functions, with contemporary menus designed by our head chef. Our team are dedicated to making your day everything you dreamed of so you can enjoy a truly spectacular occasion. Exclusive wedding packages available.

Located in Forster we service the greater Mid North Coast including Tuncurry, Gareeba Island, Wallamba island, Wallis Point Island, Green Point, Yahoo Island, Wallis Island, Regatta Island, Coomba Park, Shallow Bay, Coomba Bay, Darawank, Failford, Nabiac, Whoota, Coomba Bay and Coolongolook.

We are open for takeaway and delivery until further notice.

Joni, Doogs and the team.

customers include

Liev Shreiber

Eric Banner

Samantha Wills - and staff

Rebecca Gibney

Dr Harry

Michael Keaton

Mark Occhilupo

Warwick Capper

Bruse Irons

Caine Eckstein

Mark Richards - Yachtsman

Beau Emerton

Danny Buderus

Sean Doherty

Lee & Mary Gibbon

Brian Burdekin

Sam and Tom Burgess

Samantha Robinson


Reef Forster

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Reef Bar and Grill - Forster Restaurant and Bar. Great food and great location