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Jam

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1 Palmer St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4721 4900
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun 07:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Townsville, Australia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Enjoyed a beautiful meal of vegetarian gnocchi and banana tarte tatin. Others in the group had seafood curry, salmon, gnocchi with duck, and pork loin/belly special. Service was friendly and attentive.

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Thank JaneNW2014
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I would bet that this one of the best places in town!!! We are twice for dinner in town and this was the best by far. Their rib on bone was excellent!!! Perfectly done. Just as I would expect back in the states. Great service. Desserts were excellent. Tiramisu and they had a special raspberry/strawberry dish that was amazing. Prices... More 

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1 Thank Mark G
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melbourne
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Good food but expensive for what you get. Bit behind the times to be honest. Great service though. Good venue and lovely wines.

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1 Thank goddessglobally
Townsville, Australia
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44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the place to be despite moo crowds Food great and service to match Was very busy but did not feel rushed

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Thank 103thelighthouse
Katoomba, Australia
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Received a recommendation from a local to head here for breakfast and we weren't disappointed. Solid customer service, beautifully presented and interesting dishes featuring fresh takes on old favourites (I would personally recommend the mushroom & spinach Benedict). My children had the smashed avocado with poached eggs on toast and the pikelet with lemon curd and were both happy with... More 

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Thank simonezee
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here for brunch after a long drive. The atmosphere, coffee, and food was great. However apparently they had a new staff member who wasn't familiar with the dish I ordered (smashed avo with poached eggs) and the dish arrived as plain toast, two avocado halves on top (not smashed), and two poached eggs on the side. The menu advertises... More 

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Thank CaliforniaWrights
Cairns, Australia
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jam is well laid out with a variety of seating arrangements to suit your event type and numbers. Their is a small private room which can be used for more intimate dinners, however our party of 8 was seated at a round table in the main section. The service and staff were amazing. We chose the degustation with matched wine... More 

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Thank Anitaandfamil
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jam is just a really nice restaurant that's consistent yet special. Delicious food, excellent menu, good service and enjoyable decor. We are regular customers and enjoy it every time, thanks Jam.

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Thank SuzyG_NQ
Townsville, Australia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love Jam. The service is so friendly and professional. Then the food is amazing. Lovely setting too.

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Thank Not_Mr_Medici
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the breakfast here, great location, and great variety. A favourite now to go back each time I visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$31
Cuisine
Contemporary, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Palmer St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4721 4900
Description
"The perfect opportunity to enjoy good food & wine with family & friends" Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner JAM is a local Townsville restaurant dedicated to providing seasonally inspired menus. Our Gourmet Traveler awarded wist list offers over 100 wines to complement your dining experience. Relax in our dining room or outside on the corner terrace with city and river views. The elegant private dining room "Luxe Room" is perfect for social or business gatherings up to 18 guests. LOFT by Jam Corner Located on the first floor, the function room with large balconies overlooking the CBD and Ross River is available for breakfast, lunch or dinner group bookings, we can tailor menus for any occasion .

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?