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The Bean Bank Coffee House

77 River St | Nsw, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
+61 2 5615 0106
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“beans” (7 reviews)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
“long black” (2 reviews)
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Australian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
77 River St | Nsw, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I think we were drawn in by the name. Good coffee, nice young ladies at the counter and we felt like they were actually interested in our holiday, not like some people that just don’t care anymore. Coffee and cake were good, we wanted to...More

Thank Anthony R
BeanBank, Owner at The Bean Bank Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Thanks ! Hope to see you again Sincerely Anna

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very overpriced and slow as a wet weekend. Food was below average. Staff were too busy chatting most of the time. Not one I would go back to.

Thank golffran2005
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Not very clean but service was friendly and good. Brekky ok but the baked beans were out of a can and not home made. Very nice coffee - would recommend as a take away!!

Thank Susie R
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This place is a gem. City quality coffee, great food at very cheap prices and a happy crew serving. Ticks all the boxes

Thank ANZman
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Dropped in to the Bean Bank for coffee while in town on business, the coffee was great, long black was perfect. The chick at the counter was super friendly, happy days! This will be my new local when I'm in town.

Thank 14pmcd
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Attended at 11.50am, order 2 coffee 2 hot chocolate. No one else waiting, left shop with drinks 12.10... Slow... Girl making coffee tamped with fingers, left coffee sitting for ages before adding milk... Result yuk coffee. Owners, test staff before leaving them alone. Hot chocs...More

2  Thank HobartXmas
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Had a tasty and healthy breakfast from the very varied menu. It was difficult to choose because there were so many nice choices. I ended up with avocado on sourdough toast. They served it with tomatoes. The coffee was delicious and the toast yummy. I...More

Thank Eva K
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I came in only a half hour before closing and I was happily received even though I was the only customer late on a Monday afternoon- lovely carrot cake and good coffee - a paper to read - thank you!

Thank veronice066
BeanBank, Owner at The Bean Bank Coffee House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Thank you! ANNA

Reviewed 14 March 2017

We drove to Ballina for brunch as we are locals. We ordered two large Latte's, one spanish omelette and Eggs benedict with bacon. The two coffee's were too weak in flavour - a very light roast. The food took ages, and there were only 2...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Really good coffee available here. We visited late in the afternoon so most of the freshly cooked food had soled out. we were able to have a really good friand as accompaniment to the coffee. Staff really cheerful and helpful.

Thank Brad A
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Average prices
USD 5 - USD 9
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
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Open Hours
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
6:30 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 am - 4:00 pm
6:30 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 River St | Nsw, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Ballina
  • Phone Number: +61 2 5615 0106
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Mediterranean and Australian, Vegetarían /vegan, Gluten and Lactose free
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