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Arkarra Tea Gardens Cafe

28 Panorama Drive, Dundowran, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
+61 7 4128 8069
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (63 reviews)
“scones” (10 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
28 Panorama Drive, Dundowran, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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1 - 10 of 244 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Tranquil setting with tables scattered amongst the trees, fast and friendly service, beautiful lunch, highly recommend.

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Recommended by a local. Definitely worth a visit. We enjoyed feeding the ducks and turtles followed by a delicious lunch. Hospitality was great! Thanks

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went for lunch with my partner, We had the brisket and the calamari it was absolutely delicious 😋 The short walk around the adjoining gardens was wonderful and the ducks loved the free feed (bread). Would definitely recommend!

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely and relaxed spot with friendly service and great food! Pretty scenery and easy to access parking.

Thank Alison S
Russell_Czinege, Owner at Arkarra Tea Gardens Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you taking the time to provide feedback Alison. It is great that your experience was enjoyable and we look forward to seeing yo again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was recommended this place by the hotel receptionist and I'm glad I went. I had a coffee and waffles (I wasn't planning to) and thoroughly enjoyed both. It's a short drive out of Hervey Bay to a beachside suburb and it is worth a...More

Thank Narelle S
Russell_Czinege, Owner at Arkarra Tea Gardens Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Narelle for your positive feedback. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was prompt BUT being a cold day meals were on the slightly cold side wich was disappointing food was good 'though wish it was hotter, this is the first time I have had a problem which is a shame, Lovely meeting place but will...More

Thank bev218
Russell_Czinege, Owner at Arkarra Tea Gardens Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your honest feedback, this is essential to our allow us to continually improve and develop. The cold weather can be challenging and we will consider this for future reference. Stay warm and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Set in a large garden with covered eating areas this is a great place to have an extended lunch hour. Pick a nice day and enjoy a walk around before settling down for some great food. The staff are attentive and helpful. The chefs producing...More

Thank Chris W
Russell_Czinege, Owner at Arkarra Tea Gardens Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for support and positive feedback Chris. We strive to create enjoyable experiences for all our valued customers and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was very tasty but unfortunately some of our meals were delayed due to poor order taking. Some coffees were forgotten as well. Despite this I willl go back and try again when the time arises. We all have bad days and sometimes new...More

Thank kreid2016
Russell_Czinege, Manager at Arkarra Tea Gardens Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. We appreciate your patience and understanding and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful lunch fresh seasonal produce excellent menu choices ,gorgeous surroundings and very professional staff.Will definitely return.

1  Thank amyoung6
Russell_Czinege, Owner at Arkarra Tea Gardens Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive feedback and support. We look forward to seeing again soon.

Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

The team at the Arkarra Tea Gardens never fail to provide top quality food and drinks, with the service to match. The cafe setting is mostly that of natural beauty and is only a brief walk from a lagoon filled with turtles and bird life....More

Thank Wyld_01
Russell_Czinege, Owner at Arkarra Tea Gardens Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Alice B
13 December 2017|
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Yes, sorry open every day except public holidays . happyh new year
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Panorama Drive, Dundowran, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Fraser Coast  >  Hervey Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4128 8069
  • E-mail
Description
Arkarra Tea Gardens is a gorgeous relaxing café set on two acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. Lose yourself for a while by sipping locally roasted espresso coffee or quality T2 teas in your own bali hut as you listen to the local birdlife. You can also indulge in our homemade sweet treats or a scrumptious savoury lunch made by our fantastic chef. We have a great selection of Gluten free and vegetarian meals as well as catering for the little ones. Let our happy friendly staff serve you and give you a wonderfully memorable experience. There is plenty of scenery to enjoy as you let the world slip away for a short while. When you are refreshed consider going for a short walk around the adjoining lagoons for even more natural beauty. Come and see why it is the worth the short drive to visit us at Arkarra Tea Gardens.
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