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Cafe Marius

Swell Arcade | 90-92 Ballina St, Lennox Head, New South Wales 2478, Australia
+61 2 6687 5897
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“acai bowl” (5 reviews)
“chai” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 8:30 pm Hours
Cafe, Healthy, Australian, Seafood, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Swell Arcade | 90-92 Ballina St, Lennox Head, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cafe looks the goods but delivered very little. After a big wedding we were looking for a recovery breakfast - I wish we had kept going. After 45 minutes we were still waiting, having watched the cook walk past with a packet of bacon...More

Thank kellymathews2018
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Looking at other reviews, Cafe Marius has great food and great service. On the day we visited, they may have had staff off sick as service wasn't the best. Food was ok. Eggs cooked perfectly. Great coffee. We had to wait quite a while for...More

Thank Linda D
Lyndee S, Owner at Cafe Marius, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We apologise for the wait on your coffee Linda . We try our best to keep everything running smoothly and our customers are happy . Unfortunately some times we get busy all at once , and customers should understand there will be a wait ....More

Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Coffee was good. Staff friendly. I’m not sure how it got it’s number one rating? Menu needs to be a bit more clean. Balsamic vinegar reduction on numerous dishes is so 10 years ago and clashes with avocado. Id go back for coffee, however much...More

Thank Buckets09
Lyndee S, Owner at Cafe Marius, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review , however I disagree with our menu not being ‘clean’ .. as we have nothing but compliments on our fresh and healthy food., with plenty of meal choices . We aim to please with gluten free and vegetarian options ,...More

Reviewed 2 February 2018

Time out enjoying a coffee and a friand at Cafe Marius . My coffee was fine and the friand was one if the best I have had in a long time . The service was friendly and although they were busy I did not wait...More

Thank deecooley88
Lyndee S, Owner at Cafe Marius, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you Dee for your nice words . We always keep trying to keep our customers smiling !😁

Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Best coffee in Lennox, breakfasts also very good. Quick friendly service too. Kept all the family happy.

Thank Roy F
Lyndee S, Owner at Cafe Marius, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thankyou Roy, we appreciate your comments .

Reviewed 2 November 2017

We had breakfast here while on holiday on a Thursday morning. It was quiet and the staff were very friendly. The quality of the food was very good. Helpings are not large but good for us as we are not big eaters. We'd be happy...More

Thank Cliffjw49
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic little cafe! Great atmosphere and the food is delicious! Marius is super friendly. Also kid friendly and a view to the beach!

Thank Cathdrew
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

After my gym work out I come every morning to have my coffee. Staff is just wonderful . Food is excellent. If visiting Lennox Head it's a must

Thank Isabell73
Management response:Responded 17 September 2017

Thankyou always a pleasure to be here doing what we love !

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Best coffee since we left Melbourne!! Flat white was perfect, service was super friendly, and there were couches. I love relaxing on a couch with my coffee. I even had a second cup which was just as good as the first!!! It didn't hurt that...More

1  Thank Nadine C
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Can't fault Marius for a morning coffee. Each time we've been here I say to myself that I must come here more often. Why don't I? Simply because of location. It's not really much out of the way, but seems to be masked by the...More

Thank Col R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 23
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swell Arcade | 90-92 Ballina St, Lennox Head, New South Wales 2478, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Lennox Head
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6687 5897
  • E-mail
New owner ! New Menu includes vegetarian,gluten free and dairy free meals . Fresh juices and Protein Shakes makes this cafe a place to be. Cosy on cooler days or cool on hot days . One of the few cafes in Lennox Head to have beach views. Relax on the comfortable lounge while enjoying a great coffee and good food with views of the beach . Child friendly as well ! Open for breakfast and lunch . We are licensed . Great coffee, friendly service and healthy food, what more could you want. Now open Friday and Saturday evenings till 8.30pm. Bookings advised BYO. We specialise in Greek food at night!
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