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Mary Cairncross Cafe - CLOSED

148 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
+61 7 0000 0000
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (11 reviews)
“homemade jams” (2 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
148 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 17 January 2018

Lovely views, and the lightest scones, yummy. Just wish they had used ‘real cream’ Smoothie very good

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We dinned there today and my meal was delightful although small. My friends meal was quite small for the cost. A larger serve of salad would have helped.

Thank Heather F
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This new cafe in a rainforest reserve is a great spot giving a panoramic view of the Glasshouse Mountains where you can sit and stare in wonder. On a good day you can just about make out the outline of Brisbane skyscrapers in the background....More

1  Thank Michele C
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent place for Tourists, international and Australian. Very enjoyable breakfast in a lovely cafe overlooking the Glasshouse Mountains. Spectacular view great photographic opportunity. Family friendly. Lots of space. Good choice of food. No pressure to eat and leave. Arrives at your table quite quickly. Ocassional...More

1  Thank 81Jay
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The food in the display looked like it had been made purely to maximise profit. I ordered a coleslaw and I think they just waived the dressing over the top whilst still in the bottle. The Caesar salad was also really light on all the...More

1  Thank Reviewer1968
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Morning Tea Stop on our bus tour. Unfortunately the low cloud prevented a good view of the Glasshouse Mountains, BUT the café and staff were very good (considering they had a crowd arrive all at once).

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The previous Mary Cairncross cafe was iconic to the area. A ramshackle of a building with the most wonderful freshly baked cakes you have ever tasted. The building was recently closed and knocked down as part of major renovations. The new cafe is sympathetically build...More

1  Thank valmargfrance24
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Search the new name. Amazing view. Great new centre. Fantastic staff and family friendly. Yummy food we were all satisfied!!!

1  Thank DaveandLex
Reviewed 6 June 2016

The whole Mary Cairncross information centre and eatery is being rebuilt, so this cafe is now closed. But the lady who ran this great cafe is now located in Maple Street Maleny, in what was the Upfront Club, and is now called Saraha's Unplugged, and...More

5  Thank KevinRL
Reviewed 8 May 2016

The staff aren't always in a happy frame of mind, and wait times are disappointing even when its not busy. The food is always good in quality and quantity so that makes up for it.

Thank kehlz
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 am - 4:00 am
8:30 am - 4:00 am
8:30 am - 4:00 am
8:30 am - 4:00 am
8:30 am - 4:00 am
8:30 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 Mountain View Rd, Maleny, Queensland 4552, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Maleny
  • Phone Number: +61 7 0000 0000
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