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Cafe Komodo

$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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118 Prospect Rd, Prospect, South Australia 5082, Australia
09:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:00
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Adelaide, Australia
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What a hidden gem. Down a lane way and you are there. Laminated tables from the 60's. LP's on the wall. Great Food (love the mushroom magic) Very accommodating and friendly staff. Dogs allowed at outside dining area. Don't tell anyone, it's my secret

1 Thank Lynne K
Sydney, Australia
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

I like the little hidden spot. Place is nice, food very good and you can bring your dog with you 👍👍

Thank Weronika E
Adelaide, Australia
Level Contributor
180 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

My wife and I had lunch there today. The café itself is kind of hidden down the back of a laneway between two buildings on Prospect Rd, and has a quirky retro feel to it. Probably not to everyone's tastes, but we liked it. We both had bruschetta with hummus, tomato and feta. Frankly I found it a little bland... More 

1 Thank AstroBloke
Adelaide, Australia
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

This place is hidden away down a small lane that leads into a surprisingly large establishment. Laminex tables and old kitchen chairs are the Irish Pub equivalent of designer funky. We got rid of those things because they are uncomfortable. But, the service was swift and friendly. The food is excellent and well priced.

Thank Gerry B
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I love heading in here for breaky, lunch or a drink... it's a chilled out place that's kind of quirky and very cool. Hidden down a passageway with a small entry off Prospect Road, you come into what's essentially an enclosed verandah/carport at the back of some shops, and what must be one of the coolest spots in town. With... More 

Thank Dr_Engineer_Adelaide
Canberra, Australia
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217 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

After seeing a noticeably 'hipster' couple walking out of a lane way while I was searching for coffee, I knew I had found caffeine gold. What I didn't know, was that I would be transported back to memories of my grandparents farmhouse in 1971 when I was a toddler! Hip to the hilt, vegan food, gluten free food, all types... More 

1 Thank Ronni68
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We entered through the rear entrance as we had our dog with us. We loved the look and feel of the courtyard. We enjoyed a lovely hot breakfast. The service was friendly and efficient. Can't fault our experience

Thank Jenny-Lee S
Melbourne, Australia
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72 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were excited to check out this cafe and travelled out of our way especially. My tea was cold, I ordered zucchini fritters and they were more like fry pea pancakes. It was topped with a salad that had about half a red onion in it, yuck! I told one of the girls they were dry and asked for some... More 

Thank MissMiqi
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I can't help it, I just love Cafe Komodo! It might not be for everybody, but for me the atmosphere and the perpetually sweet and helpful staff make it a pleasure to visit. It is like visiting your most artistic relative's back yard for a cup of tea or a glass of wine or two, perfect in it's artiness and... More 

Thank K T
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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93 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

A local favourite for an easy lunch or coffee and cake with a friend. The cafe is hidden down a passage off Prospect Rd and has indoor and outdoor retro seating. Reasonably priced menu, with salads, rolls and veggie fare plus great cakes. Well worth a visit. I understand they have live music on Friday nights, though I have never... More 

Thank Karen T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Prospect Rd, Prospect, South Australia 5082, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Prospect

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?