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Colin James Fine Foods

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37 Maple St, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
+61 7549428460
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Kingaroy, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stopped in to try the Gelato and Ice Creams. Didn't expect to see a full array of cheeses from all around Australia.

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Thank alfotto
Landsborough
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great ice creams, good food as well, award winning ice creams... did I mention the great ice cream ?

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Thank greganglands
Brisbane, Australia
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96 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit Colin James on every occasion we are in Maleny, but mostly because it has a real cheese section which is a temperature controlled room with a broad selection of cheese from around the world. On our recent visit we found Port Salut, a cheese we hadn't seen too often in Australia over the years. Something here for every... More 

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Thank David B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I go here all the time. Great coffee and some of the best ice-cream I have ever tasted. Very friendly staff and a pleasant atmosphere.

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Thank Yorkos
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Colin James a purveyor of a range of exquisite ice-creams, fine cheeses and cafe fare! After several visits I am of the opinion the majority of the staff feel that they are dealing with non-returning tourists and have to make very little effort to be pleasant let alone provide an efficient, cheery, well mannered service. Twice I have had the... More 

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Thank Cameron J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff and great ice cream they also have a great selection of cheeses. I can also recommend the coffee.

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Thank HASBJH
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The range of gluten free foods is amazing. I had the vegetarian gluten free focaccia which was delicious. There is gourmet ice cream and cheeses and very good coffee. Very relaxed atmosphere and happy friendly staff. Worth the drive.

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Thank NattyKatG
Caloundra, Australia
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

A busy cafe is a good cafe. We stopped in for a late lunch and we ordered a number of meals. I had the roast chicken, cheese and avocado sandwich on their own fresh multi grain bread. It was the yummiest lunch I've had in a while. Hubby ordered the gourmet sandwich and thoroughly loves his too. The serve a... More 

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Thank mischieviousmum
Brisbane Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We had lunch there last weekend, although crowded, it was a great experience, food was excellent, staff very pleasant and the cheeses there wow we went nuts, great place to eat, better place if you appreciate very good cheeses

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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304 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We purposely visited here to try its legendary ice creams (well thats what the locals told us!)and were not disappointed. Staff very polite and friendly and I can highly recommend the chocolate, bacci and passion fruit flavours ice creams smooth and packed with flavour.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 16
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Maple St, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Maleny
  • Phone Number: +61 7549428460

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?