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.
House Made Crunchy Granola Tart creamy yoghurt - rhubarb compote - fresh berries- passionfruit coulis
$18.00
Crepe of the day check our daily specials board
$18.00
Eggs cooked to your liking golden buttered toasted sour dough
$13.00 (scrambled +$2)
Bittersweets favourite Eggs Benny homemade hollandaise - poached eggs - choose one - Crispy bacon / Premium leg ham / Smoked salmon / Baby spinach and avocado
$22.00
Add Extras:
1 Egg
$4.00
Grilled Tomato - Fetta
$4.00
½ an Avocado, Grilled Haloumi, Cheesy Chorizo Potato Rosti, Leg Ham
all $5.00 each
Medley of Mushrooms
$6.00
2 Rashers Bacon, Smoked Salmon, Grilled Chorizo
all $6.00 each
Hollandaise
$2.00
Tomato Relish
$1.50
Bacon and Egg Roll buttermilk roll – avocado - tomato relish - rocket
$16.00
Golden French Toast homemade brioche - vanilla ricotta - caramel macadamias - maple syrup - berry compote
$19.50
Smashed Avocado feta - rocket - bittersweets dukkah - Salsa Verde - soy & linseed toast Add poached eggs $23 Vegan option available
$19.00
Simply Can’t Decide ½ serve of crunchy granola and ½ serve of smashed avocado w/ 1 poached egg
$21.00
House made beans w/ speck poached eggs - grilled chorizo - sourdough toast
$22.00
Vegetarian Omelette mushrooms - cherry tomatoes – asparagus – feta - roast sweet potato - chives Gluten Free | Vegetarian
$21.00
Sweet Potato, Corn and Zucchini Fritters tomato relish – rocket - feta - roast cherry tomatoes - balsamic reduction Gluten Free | Vegetarian
$20.00
The B.S Bowl beetroot hummus- roast sweet potato – baby spinach – avocado – roast cherry tomatoes – pickled onion – vegan feta – sourdough toast Vegan | Gluten free option available
$22.00
Breaky Buster bacon - eggs cooked to your liking - roast tomato- avocado- mushrooms - cheesy chorizo potato rosti- tomato relish - sourdough toast
$27.00

Lunch Available from 11.30am – 2.00pm Monday – Saturday
Ploughman’s Lunch leg ham – cheddar – pickled onion - fresh sourdough – Lances homemade pickles – leafy greens
$21.00
Dukkah Crumbed Chicken Tenderloin Salad leafy greens – avocado – roast cherry tomatoes – cranberries - tzatziki – slivered almonds
$23.00
Salt & Pepper Squid Salad fresh mango salsa – flaked coconut – rocket – Spanish onion – cherry tomatoes – lime aioli Gluten Free
$23.00
Slow Cooked Beef Brisket Taco charred pineapple – tomato salsa – pickled jalapenos – cabbage - coriander - lime
$23.00
Pulled Pork Burger marinated in soy & garlic - house made slaw – pickled ginger - sweet potato chips
$23.50
The B.S Bowl beetroot hommus - roast sweet potato - baby spinach – avocado - roast cherry tomatoes – pickled onion – vegan feta - sourdough toast Vegan | Gluten Free option available
$22.00
House made Beans w/ speck poached eggs - grilled chorizo - sourdough toast
$22.00
Sweet potato, corn and zucchini fritters tomato relish – rocket - feta - roast cherry tomatoes - balsamic reduction Gluten Free | Vegetarian
$20.00
Smashed Avocado feta - rocket - bittersweets dukkah - Salsa Verde - soy & linseed toast Vegan Option Available Add poached eggs $23
$19.00
Bittersweets favourite Eggs Benny homemade hollandaise - poached eggs - choose one - Crispy bacon / Premium leg ham / Smoked salmon / Baby spinach and avocado
$22.00
Bacon and Egg Roll buttermilk roll – avocado - tomato relish - rocket
$16.00

From the Cabinet
Bacon Quiche
$9.50
Spinach Ricotta & Feta Filo Parcels
$11.00
Vegetable Frittata Gluten Free
$13.00
Handmade Beef Lasagne
$11.00
Layered Vegetable Tortilla Stack
$14.90
Add salad or fries also from $6.00

Coffee
Cups
$5.00
Mugs
$5.50
Lattes
$5.00
Large Lattes
$5.50
Iced Latte OR Long Black
$5.50
Cold Brew
$6.00
Turmeric OR Chai
$5.00
Dirty Chai
$5.50
Matcha Latte
$5.00

Add a flavour:
Caramel, Hazelnut, and Vanilla
$0.70
Extra shot of coffee
$0.70
Soy milk/oat milk/almond milk/coconut/lactose free/macadamia
$0.70

Cold Drinks
Kombucha Apple Cider, Raspberry Lemonade & Ginger Lemon
$7.00
Cold pressed juices ask us what we have available today
$8.50
Bottled Fruit Juice Orange, Apple or pineapple
from $4.50 (Large OJ $5.50)
Classic Smoothies Banana and Honey, Mango or Mixed Berry
$8.50
Berry Coconut Chia Smoothie mixed berries, chia seeds, coconut yoghurt, honey & coconut milk Dairy Free
$9.50
Raw Snickers Smoothie peanut butter, banana, date, cacao, almond milk
Need a buzz? Add a shot of coffee - $10.00 Dairy Free
$9.50
Biscoff Frappe add a shot of coffee
$9.00
Icy Delights Pineapple mint & Guava Icy OR Mango and Passionfruit OR Apple Berry Delight
ALL $8.50
Kids Icy Delights
$5.90
Iced Drinks Coffee, Chocolate or Mocha
$6.50
Iced Latte
$5.50
Cold Brew Brewed in-house
$6.00
Milkshakes
$6.00
Thick shakes
$7.90
Kids Milkshakes
$5.00
Kids Thick shakes
$6.50
Frappes Flavours - Chocolate, Strawberry, Caramel, Vanilla, Coffee, Mocha, or Salted Caramel
$8.50
Biscoff Frappe
$9.00
Soft Drinks and Mineral Water
$4.50

Loose Leaf Teas
English breakfast, Earl Grey, Peppermint, Chamomile
ALL $5.00
Green Sencha, Lemongrass & Ginger
ALL $5.00
Spiced Chai
$5.00
Brewed White Spiced Chai
$5.50
Soy milk / Oat Milk / Almond milk/ Coconut/Lactose Free/ Macadamia
$0.70
We offer gluten free meals, but we are not a gluten free premises.
All items include GST
Public holiday surcharge of 10% applies
Please advise us of any dietary requirements, we will try our best to accommodate

 

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 any other enquiries, please 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.

 

ALSO PLEASE NOTE THAT we no longer do wholesale birthday or wedding cakes.

 

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