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134 Mount Warning Rd, Mount Warning, New South Wales 2484, Australia
+61 2 6679 5955
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Healthy, Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
134 Mount Warning Rd, Mount Warning, New South Wales 2484, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful meal and thank you for the wonderful customer service. We had a great time. Thanks to Druen for the flowers . 😘

Thank 343Kay
Chez L, Owner at Rainforest, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Kay so glad we could bring it all together for you and with Druens quick thinking you even got a table arrangement :)

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Had a late lunch and all 9 of us really enjoyed our meals Quaint but delicious! The setting was in a lovely garden aside a river

Thank Susan G
Chez L, Owner at Rainforest, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Thank you Susan, glad you enjoyed our food and our gardens, we love them too. :)

Reviewed 18 May 2018

We had a lovely mothers day at Rainforest Café. Food was delicious, very healthy and generous servings. Service was fast and friendly. We will definitely be back. The only reason for the 4 star not 5 star rating is that they didn't advertise anywhere that...More

Thank zekezane
Chez L, Owner at Rainforest, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

Hello Zekezane so sorry you were disappointed in the Ploughmans lunch not being available. Our website menu is really only a sample of the type of food we serve but it should state this on the website ( something I will rectify asap). But it...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

We own a local business and cannot believe we have been in the area for 3 years and had not visited this cafe. (insert a "DOH" here) The surrounding, the food, the relaxed atmosphere absolutely won us over. We now recommend visiting this place to...More

Thank Dabookieman
Chez L, Owner at Rainforest, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Hello and thank you so much for your lovely review and recommending your guests to us. We completely understand how busy life is owning your own business, we rarely get out for lunch/dinners ourselves. Next time your in please say hello to us and if...More

Reviewed 4 April 2018

Definitely drop in here if you are visiting Mt Warning. Great food, service and our table setting right beside the creek made for an unforgettable experience.

Thank Mark B
Chez L, Owner at Rainforest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you Mark for your recommendation it's wonderful to hear about your visit with us

Reviewed 5 March 2018

We had an amazing lunch sat outside on the banks of the flowing creek under the shade of trees on a very hot day. the menu was amazing so we opted for their signature seafood dishes of Barramundi, salad and chips, and char grilled prawns...More

Thank Celia M
Chez L, Owner at Rainforest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you Celia it was lovely to meet you and we are so glad you enjoyed signature dishes it makes cooking on a hot day our pleasure when we hear back such a lovely review. We look forward to seeing you again 😊

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Very extensive menu at the expected expensive prices but still feels the need to surcharge. $15 for a bowl of fries plus weekend surcharge. The place was packed. Milking it already with the prices, don't think surcharge is necessary and most likely not passing it...More

Thank Sally E
Chez L, Owner at Rainforest, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hi Sally now that you have admitted by PM that you have made a mistake and this review was written for a restaurant close by and not us could you please remove. You have also published it on their Tripadvisor page as well so it's...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018

Had a lovely relaxing and leisurely lunch here sitting outdoors alongside the creek. We all chose the Barramundi which was cooked to perfection. With such good meals combined with reasonable prices I would highly recommend this restaurant.More

Thank Pat M
Chez L, Owner at Rainforest, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi Pat, glad you enjoyed your visit with us the out door area is the best place to sit with the sound of running water and birds in the trees. And we agree, our chef has perfected the cooking of the Barramundi thank you for...More

Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Had lunch at the cafe yesterday and the setting is lovely but if it wasn’t for the location the cafe would be floundering. We ordered the prawns with Asian salad and it was the better of the two meals. However, we also ordered the ploughman’s...More

5  Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

stayed at gymea yoga retreat as a group. beautiful surroundings, day spa was very good. the whole was well run and magnificent

Thank Nicole W
Chez L, Owner at Rainforest, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Thank you for the review but it is on the wrong page. I'm sure Gymea would appreciate this lovely review.

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Marc b
31 July 2016|
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Response from Chez L | Property representative |
Yes we are dog friendly but we like the dog to be on a lead as there are chicken and wildlife present and we also require the owner to be responsible for doggie doo.
12 November 2015|
Response from Chez L | Property representative |
hello ,yes we are BYO.
John Hazel T
12 September 2015|
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Response from Chez L | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are pet friendly but because we have some local wild life and our own free range chickens we require dogs to be on leads. We have a number of Gluten free meals on our every day menu as well as the specials, we... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 15
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 134 Mount Warning Rd, Mount Warning, New South Wales 2484, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Mount Warning
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6679 5955
  • E-mail
For a unique dining experience we offer indoor or the best outdoor settings amongst the trees in the shade. You will lulled by the gentle water garden creek , listening to the sounds of the bush. While you relax, your delicious fresh made to order meals and drinks will be served to you.
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