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AU$14 - AU$24
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Cafe, Australian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Below par bacon and eggs. Bacon hard, pre cooked and warmed. Partner croquettes and eggs gluggy. Coffee good and service prompt. Will find somewhere else tomorrow

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 3 February 2024

This was my second visit to the cafe. I like how the cafe menu changes regularly. The staff are also very friendly. The 'Pineapple & Coconut Waffles' and the "Pink Dragon" smoothie I ordered were delicious.

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 13 January 2024 via mobile

I visited the cafe for the first time and was very impressed. There is a great menu and the staff are friendly and helpful. They don’t accept bookings and the place can get busy. I arrived a little early and secured a table in the...courtyard for my friends. Highly recommended.More

Date of visit: January 2024
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Reviewed 5 July 2021 via mobile

Arrived with 4 minutes to spare before the kitchen closed. Staff were very accommodating in taking our orders and serving us quickly. Different choices to the norm, delicious food. Will return!!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed 10 May 2021 via mobile

Wonderful breakfast, heaps of choice nice atmosphere choice of eating inside or out, would highly recommend.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 2 January 2021

Just before Christmas, hubby and I caught up with an old friend for lunch. We sat in the leafy courtyard, (dogs allowed – some a bit yippy) and perused the menu. Our lady friend chose Milo pancakes with fruit and vanilla ice cream. These looked...delicious, and she loved them. They were sprinkled with Milo crunch, and sat in a lovely puddle of berry coulis and salted Milo ganache. Hubby went for the jackpot – Oh My Goodness – a plate full of eggs, chorizo, mushrooms, tomatoes, halloumi, bacon and sourdough. Phew! And I chose Green Jam and Scram – a croissant with scrambled eggs, smoked salmon, green chilli jam, tomatoes and tzatziki. I didn’t get round to eating much of the croissant, (I’m not much of a bread person) as there was heaps to eat on my plate. I enjoyed the softly scrambled eggs, and the tender smoked salmon. I did find the chilli jam a bit sweet for my tastes but that’s a personal preference. We drank coffee (her), strawberry thick shake (him) and a Blood Bank (me.) My drink was an earthy little number with beetroot, cucumber, apple and ginger. You could feel it doing you good as it went down. We all enjoyed our happy little pre-Christmas get-together, and would have loved to sit a bit longer but (Christmas) duty called.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 28 November 2020 via mobile

We have been here a few times over the past few years and it was spotless. Grass was always mowed and the owners parents were always making sure there was no leaves etc outside. I have heard that there are new owners and that would...make sense as the grass is often overgrown and the outside looks untidy. A real shame. The food was ok. I took away a piece of cake and it tasted stale. Unlikely we would be back as there are much nicer options around Graceville. Please put a bit more love back into the cleanliness of the outside.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 14 September 2020

highly recommend goodness gracious cafe they got good breakfast menu and this cafe is one of my favourite

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 19 June 2020

I went here for lunch yesterday with a friend. It was terribly disappointing. The food was pretty awful: I ordered mushrooms and they were rubbery and tasteless. Coffee okay, same as most places really. This cafe is really overrated - That it is so popular...says something about its location and the general lack of decent cafes in the western suburbs too I think. The lunch menu was also terribly limited. Due to coronavirus restrictions we could only stay for an hour and this was rigorously enforced (we got reminders about how much time was left). I understand this but it could have been done more pleasantly. Service was okay but not great. Young staff with not a lot of experience. Based on yesterday’s experience I won’t be returning in a hurry. Have already made plans to go elsewhere next week when I am catching up with someone else.More

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 12 June 2020 via mobile

Really like the food at this cafe, as it’s super fresh, healthy and delicious. sometimes the service is a little lacking but other times is on point

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 15 February 2020 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to have a light lunch and came across these guys. Kitchen was closed but the people were friendly and welcoming. Coffee and light snacks were really delicious. This was such a nice indoor space.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 31 January 2020 via mobile

The food there was very basic for a brunch place and the price it charged. We ordered 4 dishes and the only meal we could eat was the brioche breakfast burger. The rest was dry and boring. Not much taste and was minimal.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 12 December 2019

Goodness Gracious has been our favourite cafe for about 3 years. I have to say though we dined on Saturday morning for breakfast 2 weeks ago. There was a shortage of staff and seemed quite disorganised and waited a while for service which is quite...unusual. One of the staff obviously was learning but was not friendly at all. The menu at the moment we didn't find all that interesting as it has been in the past. We were disappointed with the avocado on sourdough (avocado was not ripe). I had lobster on scrambled eggs and it was nice but wouldn't order again. My cold drip I ordered and requested with milk arrived without milk and had to request it again. We were waiting at the counter to pay but no one acknowledged us. Will wait till menu changes. We left cafe disappointed which is most unusual.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 22 November 2019 via mobile

Lovely cafe with friendly but over stretched staff. We ordered the duck ham salad and found the it was basically a few thin strips of prosciutto like duck (exactly 4) with a load of tomatoes sitting on a bed of lovely goats cheese. I really...think the menu was deceptive. It is a tomato & goats cheese salad with a duck prosciutto garnish. I think it is a better place for breakfast- not lunch as the menu is limited.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 3 November 2019 via mobile

Sent back our French toast today which was uncooked in the middle and burnt on the outside. Staff were under the pump so did not get our replace banana bread either. Spoilt our Sunday morning treat. The scrambled eggs and bacon was great. Sourdough toast...was burnt. Coffee ok. Decor well done but you cannot eat it.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Goodness Gracious Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4