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Louise Heginbotham3 years ago

Get caffeinated at these amazing cafés!

There’s no doubt that making the perfect cup of coffee is an art form. It’s not just a matter of standing at a machine then handing over a cup—baristas are dedicated to honing their skills to provide us with coffee that is smooth and delicious. If you’re a coffee addict who simply cannot function without a hit of caffeine, read on. From morning mochas to crazy-good cappuccinos, we have scoured the streets of Nelson Bay to find you the very best baristas and cafes in the region!

So you’re on the hunt for the holy grail of coffees? We have found just the places to sit back, relax and indulge in some much-needed caffeine. Whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect afternoon snack amidst your daily activities, or need that coffee to perk you up for the day, we have got you covered. If you’re feeling like a coffee complemented by a delicious breakfast or lunch, head to these amazing Port Stephens cafés and get buzzing!

Ready for your morning dose of amazing coffee? Get it with an amazing view.

Inner Light Tea Rooms

Coffee with a view, Inner Light Tea Rooms - Nelson Bay
Coffee with a view, Inner Light Tea Rooms – Nelson Bay

Perfect for those exploring Port Stephens, the Inner Light Tea Rooms is a unique café and restaurant located right by the museum and lighthouse. This means great service, great food and spectacular ocean views. What better way to wake up than a cup of amazing coffee coupled with views of the bay? Enjoy a smooth cappuccino, moreish mocha or a lovely latte, the baristas here certainly know how to make some amazing coffee.

Feeling peckish? Grab a light snack like some scones with jam and cream, indulge in an amazing sandwich or warm up with a melt—they offer it all. If you stop by in the morning, you can take advantage of their brekky menu which includes scrambled eggs, bruschetta and three-stack pancakes, delicious!
Where: 5a Lighthouse Road, Nelson Bay NSW 2315

Is it time for your midday coffee hit? Head here for some delicious coffee and a spot of lunch.

Café 112

Enjoy the marina views, Cafe 112 - Nelson Bay
Enjoy the marina views, Cafe 112 – Nelson Bay

If you’re looking for some amazing coffee and an easy lunch, head to Café 112 in Magnus Street. Grab a seat out in the alfresco area and admire the views of the marina through the trees—absolutely beautiful! Socialise with your friends, enjoy a bite to eat with family or simply sit back and enjoy the relaxed atmosphere on your own.

For some yummy lunch, you can’t go past their range of sandwiches, salads, melts, burgers and wraps. With the classic chicken burger coming in at just $8, this is a fantastic local café to fill up for less!
Where: 112 Magnus St, Nelson Bay NSW 2315

Not quite that close to Nelson Bay? We’ve found something a little further south for you!

Saxby’s Bakery & Cafe

Coffee with an amazing selection of tasty treats, Saby's Bakery & Cafe - Salt Ash
Coffee with an amazing selection of tasty treats, Saxby’s Bakery & Cafe – Salt Ash

Established in 1989, Saxby’s Bakery and Café has been providing high-quality coffee and delicious food for many years. Enjoy their mouth-watering range of cakes, breads, pies, sausage rolls, pastries and other baked goods, washed down with some premium coffee. Have a birthday or other celebration coming up? The professional bakers here can whip up a delicious cake for your unique needs.

With barista-made coffees that are sure to impress even the most distinguished coffee connoisseur, you’re sure to love every sip. If you’re heading through Nelson Bay, you have to stop by Saxby’s Bakery and Café!
Where: Cnr Nelson Bay & Richardson Rd, Salt Ash, NSW 2318

Where do you like to get your caffeine hit in Port Stephens? Tell us in the comments below!