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Shop 11 43 Maple St, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
+61 7 5494 2670
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07:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Fri 07:00 - 15:00
Sat 07:30 - 15:00
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I must admit we may have an addiction to Monica's. I think our record is three days in a row! We mainly go for breakfast but have also been for lunch & cannot fault a thing. Staff are always lovely & accommodating. This is our go-to breakfast place & we love taking people here as we always know everything is... More 

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Thank Alicia N
Brisbane, Australia
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60 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The aerobatic flight I had done at Caloundra earlier in the day had given me an appetite and seeking to escape the sea level heat on one of the hottest days on record (43 degrees) led me up to Maleny where it was 'only' 38 degrees. The place was quite full so we went upstairs and squatted on a ow... More 

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Thank Bonester
Sunshine Coast, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed my vegetarian breakfast , I visit almost every month, if not for breakfasr, then just for the great coffee.

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Thank Catherine B
Maleny, Queensland, Australia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The street and shop level were very busy. So I headed up the stairs, which gives you a great overview of the cafe. However, more importantly it provdes a quiet area for a relaxing breakfast.I was lucky and found the big comfy lounge I ordered a big breakfast with bacon and eggs with a lactose free coffee. The service was... More 

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Thank Silvia De-Giova... T
Caloundra, Australia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Try the vegetarian breakfast- awesome food and great coffee - quick and friendly service / great decor and reasonably priced - thank you Monicas

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1 Thank Kay R
Sydney, Australia
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Beautifully decorated cafe. Coffee and shakes were done well. Busy time of the year but the service was a bit gruff and unwelcoming.

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Thank travelflee
Mount Pleasant, Australia
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Great little spot, had a great food. Coffee was great. The girls had iced chocolate wow they were big.

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1 Thank Andrew M
Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

The quaint restaurant on the Maple street sits near other boutique shops so is a great place to stop for lunch. There is seating on the patio, inside and upstairs. There is wide selection of healthy and tasty options. It is a tad expensive but worth it!

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1 Thank 123Intrepidtraveller
Maroochydore, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Came here for breakfast, got the avocado smash with haloumi and a couple of coffees. The service was friendly and super fast. The food was delicious and really reasonably priced. The cafe has been decorated really tastefully with lots of quirky curios. Loved it!

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1 Thank LuluAgain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Yum, yum, yum! Maleny what a spot! Great food, people and Coffee. Very busy little cafe - which generally means great food and service and that's exactly what we got. New fav.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 19
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 11 43 Maple St, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Maleny
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5494 2670
Description
A cafe in Maleny that makes delicious fair-trade coffee & food. Focusing on local and organic produce. Open 7 days a week for breakfast and lunch.

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