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Poets Restaurant and Cafe & Main Street Gallery

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) #11 of 19 Restaurants in Montville $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
167 Main St, Montville, Queensland 4560, Australia
+61 7 5478 5479
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
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Open Now
09:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
167 Main St, Montville, Queensland 4560, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a beautifully quaint restaurant that is worth a visit. The menu is varied and the cakes are terrific. So much too choose from, I suggest sharing :)

Thank letsgosydney
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Weekend away and staying in Montville with five girlfriends. Breakfast mid morning here on Sunday and our comments were 'they obviously don't need to rely on return business' as service was below average. Two had arrived early and ordered coffee. When delivered, after the rest...More

Thank Candice E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited Poets for a casual afternoon with a friend. We waited several minutes to be acknowledged and a gentleman (I presume the owner) nodded at us to follow him. No words.We'd already decided on our cake selection from the cabinet but waited quite a while...More

1  Thank Anne S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Poets café because of the views but were disappointed with the standard of coffee and the slow service.

4  Thank lindakthomas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been a few times to this fabulously located cafe with the views over the escarpment out to the ocean. The gorgeous art-nouveau deco is so lovely and the lead light Windows and floor to ceiling doors bring so much light in! The menu...More

Thank frenchic32
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took four people for lunch today ,I eat Vegetarian,but the food I ordered was Off today. Then my second choice was just dreadful ,my husbands Lamb dish was really tough and dried out. Our guests were too embarrassed to say how bad their food...More

Thank Julia G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a short potter around the shops with my friend in Montville we headed over to Poets Cafe as we were drawn to how pretty it was. It is also lovely inside and if you sit by a window it has a pleasant ambience. People...More

4  Thank bevshort
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had 2 lovely visits here, we loved the view and the food was good too. Nice cake selection and staff were friendly and attentive.

Thank ChilliBean5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After walking around many shops in Montville,we sat down to enjoy lunch for 2 & afternoon tea for one. It was delightful as always - we have been there a number of times & service & food quality are always excellent Their sandwich - meat...More

Thank Carringtonfs
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had afternoon tea at Poets over the holidays.A bowl of fries with aoli for the younger member of our group. Iced Mochca, long black and cappuchinno followed with strawberry Gateau ,Caramel cheesecake and and paris breast. They tasted well made and fresh. The waiter...More

Thank kathy w
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 63
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 Main St, Montville, Queensland 4560, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Montville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5478 5479
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