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Spice Monkey

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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Immerse yourself in the diverse flavours of Asia Spice Monkey is an Asian fusion restaurant in Forster. We believe that food feeds the soul. We design our menus to make people feel good. Our Asian fusion cuisine is served share plate style so that you and your family and friends can get the full experience of what our menu has to offer. Our expert sushi and sashimi chef will prepare your fresh sushi/sashimi selection to order and you can sit at our unique sushi bar and watch him create while you wait. Spice Monkey brings a new vibrancy to Forster restaurants with our large outdoor share-table overlooking the pristine Wallis Lake or inside at our large or round booth tables seating up to 12 and
US$6 - US$24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews sashimi dumplings bao duck salad snapper panna cotta spring rolls salt and pepper squid asian fusion lunch box wallis lake share plates view is amazing watch the sunset stir fry great location amazing food
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Without doubt the best restaurant in Forster. Great food and the sushi board was to die for. Large portions of top quality fish.... yum

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JohnM13294
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great service and divine octopus dumplings . A lovely afternoon watching the tide go out over a few beers.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank David L
TinaA2718, Manager at Spice Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for choosing us and for taking the time to write a review, David! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Hope you'll be back again soon! Kind regards, Management team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff, great views and delicious food!! Every dish we had was so tasty. Especially loved the duck won tons! Amazing!! Kids bento box was great for our 5 year old too. Can’t wait to return!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank kiwiinsydney
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food tried the dinner box see pic our hostess Jess was funny as, really added to atmosphere with her sense of humour. Has a happy hour every night and awesome views Been there a few times and never dissapointed.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mrfrankos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great spot, very creative cuisine, good beer & wine, great service! Staff go the extra mile to deliver great service. The best eatery in Forster👍👍

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank gerardo170
TinaA2718, Manager at Spice Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi gerardo170! Thank you so much for this great 5-bubble review. We really appreciate you being a loyal customer and helping to share the word about us. We’re here for you anytime. Kind regards, Management team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in by chance and glad I did. Staff were great and even though slight hiccup with the order the dinner box special was very tasty and well worth the $25. Great location for a solo business traveller

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MelbourneWanderers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we usually find that going by tripadvisor reviews we will not be disappointed but not this time. Ate there about a week ago. Nothing wrong with service but the duck legs i had appeared pre cooked and been around a while. overall an 'ok' meal...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank purcellfamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Forster again after a few years. Dining out with family, I googled for some restaurant updates. Found the spiced monkey, reviews read very well. We went and we all absolutely enjoyed every mouthful! Delicious. A great selection, so many great dishes. Looking forward to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank banksia79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot overlooking the river. Four of us had share meals. Spring rolls, pork buns, salted chicken, spicy beef with noodles and duck wantons. All meals were tasty and fresh with just the right hint of ginger and chilli. Our selection was perfect and we...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank sydneygordon
TinaA2718, Manager at Spice Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, thank you so much for giving us a perfect rating and for taking the time to leave a review on our Tripadvisor page. We are very happy you enjoyed our food, service and atmosphere. Thanks so much for taking the time to post this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was so surprised to find a bar / restaurant in Forster on a Tuesday night which was busy with a great atmosphere. Service was great food was great. great view with dolphins going past while I ate.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank roskocurtin
TinaA2718, Manager at Spice Monkey, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review roskocurtin! We do take pride in serving diners the best way we can. We are glad you had an excellent experience with us at Spice Monkey! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Management team

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Response from rif2015 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from cookieau2000 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but they also have a great drinks menu & make very good cocktails
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