We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Marron Cafe

Harriet Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
+61 8 8559 4114
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (93 reviews)
“prawns” (41 reviews)
“salad” (48 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Cafe, Seafood, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Harriet Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
Write a Review
Reviews (446)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

61 - 70 of 446 reviews

Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful place to visit. Off the beaten track but don't need a 4WD to get there. Easy to find. Well worth the visit & price. If you feel like a bit more than a $20 pub meal & something a bit more refined...More

Thank Leonard B
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We visited here while driving through KL on holiday. They have a fresh water marron farm surrounded by Valley of grape vines mainly sauvignon blanc. The cafe on site offers lunch only and you'd have to pre-book it as the seats are limited and the...More

Thank Gink Y
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We made a 1 hour drive each way to come to the Marron cafe without knowing much about Marron. The menu was a disappointment with only a couple of items including Marron but the staff explained you can effectively have Marron with any sauce etc....More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Really good seafood, good staff, definitively to check it out. They also got a lots of different type of wines, and spices.

Thank EkiMirko
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We visited for lunch. Restaurant was quiet. I had expected a more extensive menu but, possibly due to it being winter, the choice as less. We had the special platter which had an excellent selection but the marron, for flavour, was lacking. Dessert choices were...More

Thank MissTipps
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We were warmly greeted upon arrival to the Marron Cafe where the friendly and attentive service continued throughout the afternoon. We ordered the platter accompanied by 2015 Sauvignon Blanc and finished with coffee and pecan pie, all of which was delicious! Couldn't fault the food,...More

Thank Emily W
Reviewed 8 August 2016

My partner and I visited the Marron Cafe in August 2016 for Sunday lunch. We ordered the seafood platter for two for approximately $90. The Poachers platter consisted of one small grilled marron cut into two halves, four pieces of fried calamari, four scallops, eight...More

Thank JGiuliani
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We stopped here for a late lunch and had the special platter. It came quite quickly and all of the food was beautiful but the marron was the "hero of the dish". We then went to check out the shed where they have a display...More

Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed 24 July 2016

when we arrived we went to see how the marron were grown and the lady in there was just great. she explained how they were farmed and answered our questions, she was so nice and knew what she was talking about.we then went and had...More

Thank Richosagirl
Reviewed 19 July 2016

When on Kangaroo Island a vist to Marron Cafe is a must and you should order Poachers Platter (when you are 2 people). You should also enter the room to see the different types of marrons and taste the wine.

Thank Mariola24
Nearby Restaurants
Parndana Hotel
70 reviews
14.78 km away
Seal Bay Cottages & Cafe
58 reviews
16.88 km away
Hannaford & Sachs
170 reviews
22.83 km away
The Rockpool Cafe
171 reviews
28.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park
273 reviews
12.79 km away
Seal Bay Conservation Park
1,341 reviews
21.79 km away
Stokes Beach
102 reviews
28.32 km away
Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
319 reviews
30.34 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Marron Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 63
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harriet Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Kangaroo Island
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8559 4114
  • E-mail
A Unique 3 in 1 experience - Not to be missed by locals or visitors!

Come in and sample some of our well-known Two Wheeler Creek wines, whilst having a look around our Marron tanks. A friendly staff member will have a chat to you about the Marron Farm, and answer any questions you may have. We grow Native Australian Lemon and Aniseed Myrtle which we have created some beautiful Bush Tucker sauces out of. All made here in the Cafe.

A bit hungry? - Head on into the Marron Cafe where there a several lavish options with Hot or Cold Marron, as well as other scrumptious meals. Enjoy a glass or bottle of our Two wheeler Creek wine.

Kids Menu Available. All meals are oven baked... No deep fried food!