Bittersweet Café 
Port Macquarie


Located at beautiful Lighthouse Beach, Bittersweet is a vibrant and welcoming café patisserie renowned for its delicious food and friendly service.

We offer an extensive breakfast and lunch menu seven days a week, as well as a mouth-watering variety of cakes and desserts, freshly baked bread, and premium quality coffee.

About Us


Established in 2009, Bittersweet is a family owned and operated business that has quickly become one of Port Macquarie’s favourite café destinations.

This success has been built on a humble philosophy; great coffee and great food served in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Pretty simple, huh?

Coffee, cakes, breakfast or lunch…Bittersweet Café is one of those places you’ll quickly fall in love with and want to visit again and again.

We look forward to seeing you soon!



Breakfast Available from 6:30am to 11am. Sundays to 12pm.
House Made Crunchy Granola Tart with Creamy Yoghurt, Rhubarb Compote, Fresh Berries, Fresh Apple and Passionfruit Coulis
$17.00
Bittersweets favourite Eggs Benny with our Home Made Hollandaise, Poached Eggs and one of the following: Crispy Bacon / Premium Leg Ham / Smoked Salmon / Baby Spinach and Avocado
$20.00
Add Extras:
Grilled Tomato, 1 Egg, Mushrooms, Fetta, Goats Cheese
all $4.00 each
½ an Avocado, Cheesy Chorizo Potato Rosti, Ham
all $4.50 each
2 Rashers Bacon, Smoked Salmon
all $5.00 each
Bacon and Egg Roll on our Buttermilk Roll with Avocado, Tomato Relish and Rocket
$15.00
Golden French Toast w/ Homemade Brioche, Vanilla Ricotta, Caramel Macadamias, Maple Syrup and Berry Compote Available until 11am
$19.00
Smashed Avocado, Persian Feta, Rocket and Bittersweets Dukkah, Salsa Verde on Soy & Linseed Toast Add poached eggs $21
$17.00
Simply Can’t Decide ½ serve of Crunchy Granola and ½ serve of w/ 1 Poached Egg
$20.00
Smoked Salmon Goats Cheese, Avocado, Baby Spinach and Poached Eggs on our Soy & Linseed Sourdough Toast
$21.00
Vegetarian Omelette of Mushrooms, Cherry Tomatoes, Asparagus, Feta, Roast Sweet Potato and Chives Gluten Free Available until 11am
$19.50
Sweet Potato, Corn and Zucchini Fritters w/ Tomato Relish, Rocket, Feta and Roast Cherry Tomatoes drizzled with Balsamic Reduction Gluten Free
$19.50
Breaky Buster Crispy Bacon, Eggs cooked to your liking, Roast Tomato, Avocado, Mushrooms, Cheesy Chorizo Potato Rosti, Tomato Relish on Sourdough Toast Gluten Free
$19.50

Lunch Available from 11.30am – 2.00pm Monday – Saturday
Salt and Pepper Prawn Salad Asian Salad, Crunchy Noodles, Mint, Coriander, Crushed Peanuts & Sticky Mirin Dressing Gluten Free
$21.00
Roast Root Vegetable Salad On Creamy Cauliflower Puree, Dukkah, Lentils, Pomegranate and Feta Gluten Free
$21.00
Portuguese Pulled Pork Taco w/ Slaw, Cherry Tomatoes, Kipfler Potato and Chipotle Mayo
$19.00
Bittersweets Works Beef Burger w/ Bacon, Egg, Cheese, Pineapple, Beetroot, Pickles, Lettuce, Tomato, BBQ Sauce on our Buttermilk Roll and Wedges
$22.00
Classic Chicken Caesar Wrap Panko Crumbed Chicken, Avocado, Tomato, Cos Lettuce, Bacon, Parmesan, Caesar Dressing with Shoestring Fries
$21.90
See Display for:
Quiche ($9.50), Spinach Ricotta & Feta Filo Parcels ($9.50), Handmade Beef Lasagne ($9.50), Roast Vegetable Tortilla Stack $12.50. Add salad or fries or wedges $4.50.

Fresh Sandwiches
Homemade Sourdough Bread, Sourdough Roll, Buttermilk Roll, or Tortilla Wrap
BLT with House Made Seeded Mayonnaise
$9.50
Bacon & Egg Sourdough Roll
$9.50
Bacon & Egg Buttermilk Roll with Avocado, Tomato Relish, and Rocket
$14.90
Toasties
Choose from: Ham / Chicken / Bacon / Avocado / Cheese / Tomato / Mayonnaise
2 Fillings
$6.50
3 Fillings
$8.50
4 Fillings
$10.50
Open Melts (1 Slice)
Choose from: Ham / Chicken / Bacon / Avocado / Cheese / Tomato / Mayonnaise
2 Fillings
$5.00
3 Fillings
$7.00
4 Fillings
$9.00
Open Melts (2 Slices)
Choose from: Ham / Chicken / Bacon / Avocado / Cheese / Tomato / Mayonnaise
2 Fillings
$9.90
3 Fillings
10.90
4 Fillings
$11.90
Add a side of:
Shoestring Fries
Small
$4.50
Large
$6.50
Seasoned Wedges
Small
$4.50
Large
$7.50
Sweet Potato Wedges
Small
$5.00
Large
$8.00
We offer gluten free meals, but we are not a gluten free premises.
10% Surcharge applies on all individual items on Public Holidays

 

Cakes & Desserts


We may be biased but it’s the cakes and desserts that really set Bittersweet Café apart.

Our qualified pastry chef and his team are up early every morning creating fresh and decadent cakes that are loved and admired by so many people across the region. 

Whether it’s a sneaky slice with your morning coffee, an indulgent treat “just because”, or a birthday or wedding cake made to order, your tastebuds will be forever grateful.

Our Cakes

Contact Us


If you wish to make a booking, please call us on
(02) 6582 4008.

For questions about our cakes and desserts, or any other enquires please call
us on
(02) 6582 4008
or complete the enquiry form below.

We do not take bookings via our website/email, so please call us if you'd like to make a reservation.

We look forward to hearing from you!

 

Delicious and looked amazing!!!

Lance made our daughters birthday cake. It was delicious and looked amazing!!! Thank you, Lance. Couldn’t recommend them more.

Customer

Healthy alternatives

Great breakie! I have a meal at Bittersweet each time I’m in Port Macquarie: they have awesome food from their cakes & slices to their breakfasts & lunches; the taste of their ‘home cooked’ fare is awesome! I love it! Today I had fritters on rocket with poached egg; beautiful! Highly recommended.

Healthy salads
Customer

Great experience!

Stumbled upon Bittersweet by chance, a great experience! Friendly staff, lovely lunch! Will look you up when we are back in Port Macquarie!

Customer

Fantastic breakfast & lunch menu

Best coffee great service fantastic breakfast menu lunch menuAnd relaxed atmosphere

Best coffee · Great breakfast · Relaxing atmosphere
Customer

Great cafe

Great cafe…..friendly service and best cakes in town !!

Cosy atmosphere · Relaxing atmosphere · Expert baristas · Delicious pastries · Convenient location
Customer