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The Penguin Cafe on Bruny - CLOSED

710 Adventure Bay Rd, Adventure Bay, Bruny Island, Tasmania 7150, Australia
+61 3 6293 1022
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pie” (13 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
710 Adventure Bay Rd, Adventure Bay, Bruny Island, Tasmania 7150, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Quite thankful of finding a nice coffee place in the middle of nowhere. We ordered 2 lattes and the terrace was a quiet and nice place to sit and relax. They also had pulgs to charge our phones

Thank Nicolás A
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This place is now permanently closed. My husband and I travelled from the ferry to adventure bay only to find this place is now closed. Sad because it seemed like a really good cafe and the location was really awesome!

2  Thank Lisa N
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Friendly atmosphere, smiles and warm welcome are expecting you in this cafe. Take a latte, taste a blueberries muffin and sit down to read newspapers, magazines or to play games.

Thank Isabel3192
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Came upon this little gem on a day trip to Bruny. The signage out front does not do it justice. Quick, efficient, friendly service. With great food.

Thank Donna B
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We visited the café twice and enjoyed the soup of the day; slow cooked lamb wrap; 'penguin' BLT; and chicken and leek pie with salad. They also served a Chai Latte my first find on the island which was lovely. Busy little café with all...More

Thank Jelstone
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The coffee is good, and we also tried the Penguin BLT (bacon, tomato and lettuce on a Turkish roll with aioli) and the chips. The service was good, pleasant atmosphere with seating inside or on the deck outside. They also have cakes for desert lovers...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Adequate range of uncomplicated cafe fare, nicely presented and tasty, based on my experience from two lunch visits. Good coffee and nice cakes. You can sit at a table inside or out on the veranda with a view across the street to the bay.

Thank Rivor
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

For the number 1 rated cafe for breakfast on Bruny Island, 6 of us were looking forward to breakfast being rated 1 but arrived at 9.30 with a sign saying kitchen open at 9.30 ! Must have long sleep ins here !

Thank Ivan_G
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a coffee on our travels. The lady serving us was very friendly. My cappuccino was spot on!

Thank L H
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We followed some people into this café after going on the Bruny Island tour. Warmly welcomed and we had a good time looked at the great selection of food on the blackboard. Ordered hot chocolate, two bowls of chips and two BLTs. All excellent, will...More

Thank kohkoh
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 Adventure Bay Rd, Adventure Bay, Bruny Island, Tasmania 7150, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Bruny Island  >  Adventure Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6293 1022
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