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USD 2 - USD 29
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Cafe, Australian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 8 December 2021 via mobile

Always a pleasure to eat at northern ground. The food is always well prepared and presented, and the menu is original with ever changing specials. The use of local produces is also a plus. Finally, coffee and service are always good... All in all, the...best place for lunch in Bairnsdale!More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Rob, Owner at Northern Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2021

Thank you very much for the review! You need to add breakfast and Friday night dinner to your 'to o'list now!! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 2 December 2021

Difficult to find but definitely worth the effort. Reasonable prices with an interesting selection on the Specials board. I had the Masterstock Pork Belly roll and it was huge, tasty, and very filling. I tried a Mimosa drink (which I found disappointing - no blame...on the maker - it was something different I decided to try). The grandchildren enjoyed their burgers. We sat outside in the welcome breeze. Helpful staff. Can recommend!More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Rob, Owner at Northern Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2021

Many thanks for your recommendation and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 16 September 2021 via mobile

Amazing food! I had the mushroom pasta and it was soooo delicious. There was five of us at this sitting and not one bit of food left on anyone’s plate! Will definitely visit again. Compliments to the chef. Probably my only comment was the waitress...eagerness to get us out and interrupted our meal to say we had 30 minutes left before we had to leave. Only miner and the food was well and truely worth it.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Rob, Owner at Northern Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2021

Many thanks for your review, but most importantly, apologies for the interruption to your meal. Unfortunately around this time of restrictions, we were having to be pretty strict (Its definitely not something we enjoyed doing!), however it could possibly have been handled better at the...More

Reviewed 14 May 2021

You would miss this place if you didn’t know it was there. Ordered the burgers which were nice however, a suggestion of a side of fries would top it off. The chef was extremely accommodating for variations with the menu due to intolerance to certain...foods. The other food was delicious and tasty. Would certainly visit again plus the waiting staff were friendly, professional and attentive. A credit to the restaurant.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Rob T, Owner at Northern Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2021

Many thanks for your kind review. We always try to accomodate where possible, this is 'hospitality' after all. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 21 March 2021 via mobile

Great place to eat in Bairnsdale! Beautiful outdoor area at the back of the building to be seated at. Food was great and service was good, would definitely visit again if down that way.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Rob T, Owner at Northern Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2021

Many thanks for your review. We definitely hope you do visit again soon!

Reviewed 9 March 2021 via mobile

We come for breakfast every week and it’s always fantastic. The chef does the best scrambled eggs of anywhere we’ve eaten in Victoria.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Rob, Owner at Northern Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2021

Thank you for your review and your continued support. See you again soon!

Reviewed 15 January 2021

Tastie but skimpy poor presentation poor reason why, some ingredients not mentioned,which may put off customers, overall a bit poor

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 11 January 2021 via mobile

Can't believe i hadn't had breakfast here before. Food, service and seating out back was absolutely fantastic. Can't fault it in any way, and the coffee was definitely a highlight. Giid job guys, highly recommend and will be back more often.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Rob, Owner at Northern Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2021

Many thanks for this review. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 18 November 2020 via mobile

Lovely lunch at Northern Ground today with local wines. Specials board with excellent fresh produce, Asparagus, Crumbed sardines...served quickly, with a smile and very friendly staff ( unlike our experiences in Paynesville cafes) The meal was very very good and a morsel of sardine got...the five star Border Terrier tick of approval. Highly recommend..(Post meal coffee came quickly and correct temperature )More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Rob, Owner at Northern Ground, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2021

Many thanks for your review. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 18 November 2020 via mobile

Great looking venue with plenty of friendly staff, but...... a simple request for a large cappuccino proved too complex. The coffee was barely lukewarm so I had to send it back. We will have to think carefully about whether or not we go back again....Lunch was just ok.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Northern Ground is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4.5