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USD 10 - USD 30
Cafe, Australian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our local gem for the best coffee in the area and a great selection of food for breakfast/lunch. For those who love chai latte - they have love chai ❤️ Amazing staff and owners.

Date of visit: May 2022
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The coffee was amazing. Would recommend to anyone in the area. The staff were kind and the service was quick.

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed 27 February 2022

This is without doubt the best cafe in Drysdale. The coffee is exceptional and there is a much greater variation to the meal than standard egg and bacon breakfasts. I have been very impressed over the last two years in the way the staff have...adhered closely to covid restrictions. Unlike almost every other cafe in the area, the staff here always wear their masks correctly and have been diligent in checking vaccinations. Daily newspapers are supplied here too. Congratulations to the management.More

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 5 December 2021

This is THE go to place for the best coffee in the region hands down. Consistently good- the barista knows his stuff.

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 11 December 2020

My phone is an Android & won't scan the COVID tracing app, I offered to provide my details manually - the old pen & paper method.........."Oh, we don't do that anymore", you will have to do it on your friends phone............what?????? Does that mean than...anyone who ventures into the cafe 'sans phone' can't eat there???? The menu didn't have a great selection. Tried the Spicy Chicken open souvlaki, very ordinary, the flat bread wasn't able to be cut, couldn't roll it, because it was too crispy around the edges & tough in the middle. The chicken was OK, with a sprinkling of tomato wedges, a couple of olives & fetta, on a bed of lettuce. The Iced Coffee I was looking forward to, was served in one of those stupid jar things, full of ice, which meant by the time it was last sips, it was weak water. The background "music" was way too loud to allow for comfortable conversation. The 'checkout person' was very indifferent, no customer skills whatsoever. So there's obviously no reason I would ever go back...........More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 27 February 2020 via mobile

This place came highly recommended, so we stopped in for lunch on a Saturday, and it wasn’t great. The food was cold and not very tasty. I won’t be back. We ordered a chicken burger and veggie burger. The chips were cold and had to...get them redone. I didn’t have chips with mine, but would have been nice to get a small side salad.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 25 January 2020 via mobile

The chef went above and beyond to cater for my very restricted diet. He produced a yummy lunch for me at the drop of a hat. Very much appreciated. The coffee was excellent too.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 19 December 2019

What a wonderful coffee experience. We had seen the cafe reviewed so it was on our list but it was also recommended by several other local businesses which is good publicity for the local cafe. It was quite busy when we arrived just for a...late morning tea as some were already there for an early lunch. The order was taken quickly and questions answered in a friendly manner. The coffee was declared tops by the 2 coffee drinkers and the tea was leaf tea -also great. We all had a sweet something with the drinks and everyone was in agreement that the sweets we tasted were beautiful and fresh.Would like to have tried the lunch offerings as they looked very good arriving at other tables. Don't miss this if in the area.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 21 November 2019

We have our morning coffee here most days , great service, consistency each time and great selection of newspapers to read. Today we decided to do lunch and chose the Salmon Bowl. So glad we did as the salmon had a lovely crispy skin with...tender juicy texture insider It was accompanied by a aromatic jasmin rice, pickled turnips and red capsicum with a baby spinach salad with beetroot purée. The presentation was great and the flavours blended beautifully, would recommend. Ron & MargaretMore

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed 18 September 2019 via mobile

With time between appointments in Drysdale, Ground Zero is our go to. Popular with tradies and locals alike you know that they are always going to be busy but it’s worth a short wait. The omelette with tomato mushrooms spinach and Swiss cheese was tasty...and filling. Equally the French Toast came with grilled banana and was delicious, the coffee was perfect. We look forward to our next visit!More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Ground Zero Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5