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Austral Cafe

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86 Main Street, Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6672 2624
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
86 Main Street, Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really loved this place, its a hidden gem and very big inside. It caters for all needs and is clean and fresh. A cool modern twist on a 60s layout with some great historical photos. This is 5 stars in my book ! Btw i...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was like going back in time. 60/70 style booths . Menu was very extensive well priced and huge servings. The coffee was great also. A must if your going through Murwillumbah

Thank debbiesQ4835MA
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Very ordinary some foods a little expensive, the coffee cups are soooo small. I am not a big fan as there are plenty of other cafes/coffee shops better in town.

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This iconic old milk bar/ cafe is a must visit when coming to Murwillumbah The locals know it as it is extremely busy most days They have a huge array of very tasty food good coffee, huge milkshakes of course and a scrumptious cake cabinet...More

Thank pleaseohplease
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful fresh food, with a great range and reasonably priced! Very fast at getting fresh food out and they make a great coffee and/or old school milkshakes! Got to give it a try. Good value for money also

Thank mattsexperiences
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I am a weekly visitor to the Austral Cafe. I take a lovely 86 year old local for morning tea every Wednesday. I try something different each week and it's always delicious. The options are endless. You can get breaky, lunch, light meals, roasts, milkshakes,...More

Thank mjoi
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Had a milk shake and a burger. The milk shake was actually made with the old style silver aluminium cup and was icy cold. You got the whole cup full. The burger was a good size and tasted great. Very busy on a Friday at...More

Thank Greenyhd 6
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Established in 1919 the Austral Cafe has retained it's old fashion charm of an Australian Milk Bar. Like most eateries in Murwillumbah they close at lunchtime on a Saturday, so get there early if you want a choice of food. The steak sandwich was well...More

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

There was a time, not that long ago, when every Australian country town had a cafe like this. A place where you could get a real cup of tea, a good value meal and where the staff didn't bar their teeth at the end of...More

Thank Krappychino
Reviewed 11 July 2017

All reports suggest this place is a icon of the town. The food was fine, the service slow, the prices on the high side for all items, compared to other similar cafes in small towns. But surely with their price structure they can absorb the...More

Thank Mike T
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Tracy S
6 July 2017|
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Response from Brian A | Reviewed this property |
Yes Tracy S the opening hours are as follows: Monday to Friday 6.am to 5.30.pm, Saturday & Sunday 6.am to 1.pm I hope you enjoy your self
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Main Street, Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Murwillumbah
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6672 2624
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