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Aquacaf Gourmet Cafe

94 Barrage Rd, Goolwa, South Australia 5214, Australia
+61 8 8555 1235
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
8:30 am - 4:00 pm Hours
Seafood, Healthy, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
94 Barrage Rd, Goolwa, South Australia 5214, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food and friendly staff. View is wonderful. I’d recommend this place. Child friendly. Good menu choices. Good food and drinks for children.

Thank Tony T
Sally G, Owner at Aquacaf Gourmet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Tony, so pleased your enjoyed your experience at the Aquacaf.

Reviewed 9 September 2018

We love Aquacaf! Lunch, coffee, dinner, special events. Love the food and location and service! 4 of us plus child.

Thank alar274
Sally G, Owner at Aquacaf Gourmet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thank you so much..it is reviews like this that make all the hard work so worth while

Reviewed 28 August 2018

One of our favourite places when in Goolwa. You find a comfortable seat near the window, order your meals and/or coffee and relax while watching the calming water scene outside. Their coffee is very nice, I know, and we will be back another time soon.

Thank Annasus2016
Sally G, Owner at Aquacaf Gourmet Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We love the Mahalia coffee too

Reviewed 1 August 2018

Arrived for 'brunch' at around 11.45am. Breakfast menu cuts out at 11.30, so it was the lunch menu. Great options. Meat, seafood, soups, vegetarian options. Not the cheapest meal that we have ever had, but good quantity for the price and beautifully fresh. Great service...More

Thank CTMCtrip
Reviewed 17 July 2018

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 19 July 2018

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 6 July 2018

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 17 July 2018

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

Reviewed 17 June 2018 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
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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 21
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
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
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 94 Barrage Rd, Goolwa, South Australia 5214, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Goolwa
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8555 1235
  • 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 7 days a week all year round. We are also open for dinner, Friday and Saturday nights (seasonally so please check when booking).
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