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The Outlook Cafe

Bishops Drive | Auckland Point Lookout, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
+61 7 4972 1516
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Bishops Drive | Auckland Point Lookout, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Perched high over Gladstone catching the breeze and the view is this beautiful little cafe. Very professional friendly staff. Very reasonably priced fresh food you don't have to wait ages for! Haven't found anything on the menu we don't like.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank msisabella10
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I am suspecting that this cafe has recently changed ownership, and that would explain some of the issues around service, and general tidiness of the place. Ther food was okay but challenging to order - I asked for a Tuna and Salad sandwich on grain...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Graham M
Baher F, Owner at The Outlook Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

As the owner of the café for the past 6 years, it hasn’t changed hands and I am sorry to hear of your disappointing experience. Recently I have lost 3 cooks all leaving to better their future, which I not only encourage but support, however...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Bill & the crew at The Outlook Cafs always make you feel welcome and appreciated. Pleasant surroundings and good coffee make for a relaxing and memorable break.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank aorourke56
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Outlook Cafe can be found at the peak of Auckland Hill, at a scenic lookout with gorgeous views over Gladstone Harbour. I had the Brekky Stack which was nice though the bottled hollandaise sauce was a disappointment. Coffee (Merlo) was good. Weirdly our breakfasts were...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Janelle D
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing. Opened at 7.30 Sunday. Great breakfast menu not over the top prices. Polite and timely service. Beautiful views. Tables fill up quickly and if you want to linger with company it needs somewhere for you to move away to so tables can rotate...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MicheleR3051
Baher F, Owner at The Outlook Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you Michele, it is very lovely & thoughtful of you, it makes what I do for a living worthwhile. We strive for excellence in providing our customers with great quality food, at competitive prices in a timely manner.

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a beautiful piece of fruit cake and coffee. Perfect for a winters day. Awesome service and food as always. Also love the music playing.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 517lucig
Baher F, Owner at The Outlook Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you Luci, our fruit cake is homemade and goes great with a hot cup of coffee, I'll be sure to let the cook know.

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Food is good and the staff is friendly and serviceminded. Think this is a good place to visit when comming from overseas on a holiday if passing thru.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Elrobo G
Baher F, Owner at The Outlook Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thanks for the great review Elrobo, we strive for excellence in providing our customers with great quality food at competitive prices in a timely manner. The Lookout over the Marina is a great spot to visit while passing through Gladstone.

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Pertect place to catch up with family and friend offer is beautiful food is yummy and staff are very friendly and helpful. The sight overlooking water is magical

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank janethelenanders2018
Baher F, Owner at The Outlook Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thanks Jane, this truly is a beautiful spot to meet up with friends, we are proud to offer our customers friendly service and are always happy to help.

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, clean, friendly, great views and most importantly superb quality food! Highly recommend

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Karen W
Baher F, Owner at The Outlook Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you Karen, we strive for excellence in providing our customers with great quality food at competitive prices in a timely manner. It's good to hear feedback from our customers as to how we are doing.

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Great quality. Great service and great view. Friendly staff and the owner does the rounds and takes the time to chat. No complaints here.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Ladywils0n
Baher F, Owner at The Outlook Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thanks for the great review! I always make time for a quick chat with my customers, its what makes it worthwhile.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 14
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bishops Drive | Auckland Point Lookout, Gladstone, Queensland 4680, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gladstone
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4972 1516
Description
Come for the View, Stay for the Coffee. We serve All Day Brekky along with Burgers/Kebabs, Hot Chips, Coffee & Tea, Cold Milkshakes/Thickshakes, Smoothies & Iced Drinks.
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