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Aquacaf Gourmet Cafe

94 Barrage Rd, Goolwa, South Australia 5214, Australia
+61 85551235
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (18 reviews)
“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
“mullet” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Healthy, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
94 Barrage Rd, Goolwa, South Australia 5214, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have loved this place in the past but this time we were left a little disappointed. It’s still good but a bit overpriced for the quality of food it serves and the size of the meals. Still a nice place for a special lunch,...More

Thank Jennie C
Sally G, Owner at Aquacaf Gourmet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Jennie, we value all feed back thank you. I would like to point out that no where in Goolwa is really busy at this time of year. We wear the loss of staying open 7 days a week during winter to cater for people...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

After a game of tennis my friends and I plus dog enjoyed the winter sun on their terrace.When our coffees were brought out the staff member had a biscuit for our four legged friend. I thought this was a great way to show that dogs...More

Thank Helen B
Sally G, Owner at Aquacaf Gourmet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Helen, we love the dogs and enjoy meeting them

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked around from the Aquatic club to grab a coffee. A very popular little spot of a morning, had the barista going flat out in his little stall at the front of the building. Ordered a Latte and grabbed a paper then sat around at...More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Best homemade scones EVER !!!!!!!!!! As Molly would say, "Do yourself a favor." Seriously delish warm scones with strawberry jam and fresh thick cream :)

Thank LucyBrownSmith
Sally G, Owner at Aquacaf Gourmet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thank you Lucy, we are very proud of our scones made fresh every morning.

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Friendly welcome when we walked in. We ordered takeway coffee and a gluten free lemon tart .we ask if the tart could be cut in half to share which was no problem. This is our second visit to this cafe for coffee and cake lovely...More

Thank Gary G
Reviewed 31 January 2018

We ate here on Saturday night, the location is great by the water. Unfortunately it was diminished by the condescending women who took our order, in particular about our question regarding a wine. Food was underwhelming, all dishes including Peking duck salad and mulloway special....More

1  Thank 230tanyad
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Group of us had breakfast here on a Sunday morning. Great location right next to the river and the staff were ever so friendly and accommodating. I had eggs and bacon with mushroom and tomato. Poached eggs were cooked perfectly. The freshly squeezed orange juice...More

Thank Iain C
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Fresh mulloway fillets in light beer batter with awesome fries and Asian salad. Both of us agreed the best fish and chips we have had in ages and in just the right amount. Quick and friendly service.

Thank BigWal2015
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Drove from Adelaide to go on the Spirit of the Coorong cruise and had no idea what a pretty little town Goolwa is We came across a lovely little cafe right on the water but as we had already had breakfast we had a cup...More

Thank Nerilyn A
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Beach restaurant on the beach. Four for my birthday. The gar fish special was super. What appeared to be an overcooked burger turned out to have wonderful flavors and not have any signs of being overcooked. And the pasty was very good.

Thank cjdotheworld
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18 November 2015|
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Response from Sally D | Property representative |
Hi, no sorry, we are closed Christmas day. I believe the Goolwa Golf club is open or the Anchorage in Victor Harbour.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 22
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Barrage Rd, Goolwa, South Australia 5214, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Goolwa
  • Phone Number: +61 85551235
  • E-mail
Aquacaf Gourmet Cafe is a riverside cafe/restaurant offering delicious breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee and cakes and the best scones in Goolwa. We use as much local fresh produce as we can and our wine list is predominately local wine. We are open 6 days a week from Thursday to Monday (shut Tuesdays) Open 7 days a week during school holidays. We are also open for dinner, Friday and Saturday nights (seasonally so please check when booking).
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