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Cafe Swish

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147 River Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
+61 2 6681 4033
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (8 reviews)
“cake” (3 reviews)
“smoothie” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
147 River Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Dropped into Cafe Swish to get a bite to eat for lunch on a lazy Saturday. Pleasant and attentive staff, yummy lime spider and generously proportioned ham, pineapple and cheese melt. All in all a very pleasant experience.

Thank Ric T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Warm welcome from our server and excellent breakfast, coffee v good. The big breakfast was generous, well prepared and hot! will be back!

Thank johanni235
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Good vibe and a happening place, particularly on Saturday morning. We just stopped by for coffee (great) and toast and enjoyed these. The staff are efficient and friendly and it was a great place to relax. We'll be back!

Thank DonegalEm
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Delicious Eggs Benedict. We arrived a fraction after brekky hours had finished but the kind chef offered to make us a great plate of eggs Benedict. 2 eggs, crispy bacon, spinach, and a wonderful Bearnaise sauce. Thanks ever so much. See you again soon for...More

Thank JdeB01
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Graham and I had just finished our aerobics class at Curves gym so we decided to try our favourite spot for coffee and cake. I had the soy latte with wild bush honey Graham had his favourite Mocha and massive dessert- Lemon merangue pie. The...More

Thank Harry B
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Good coffee and awesome breaky wrap. Staff are super friendly and cafe is a great vibe. Do yourself a favour.

Thank Stewart O
Reviewed 17 September 2017

always good fresh and tasty, been there mainly for lunches and wouldn hesitate going back highly recco

Thank woo742
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I dropped in here for coffee and breakfast and were pleasantly surprised. Firstly, the coffee was excellent, so much so we had two mugs each but secondly, the breakfasts were generous and very tasty. Reasonably priced for what you get. I had...More

Thank Schlepper1939
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

My partner and I had breakfast here this morning, and we were delightedly surprised on how good the meal was! We both had the big brekkys and both were cooked to perfection. The eggs were perfect! Definitely one of the best big brekky we have...More

Thank Ally G
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

My friend Graham turned 67 last week so we went to Swish for a birthday bash. Graham had the big breakfast, coffee and a wonderful birthday cake made by chef Daniel in his favourite eastern suburbs colours. The staff sang happy birthday ...a treat. Good...More

Thank Harry B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 River Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Ballina
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6681 4033
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