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Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar

366 Shute habour road | Close to the New Woolworths, Central Airlie Beach, Free Parking, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
+61 7 4946 5745
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (84 reviews)
“profiteroles” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Cafe, International, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
366 Shute habour road | Close to the New Woolworths, Central Airlie Beach, Free Parking, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

Great food very fresh ,you cook it yourself at your table using a hot volcanic rock,a experience in its self very tasty food ,the only draw back is the flys ,as you are sitting outside one hand on your food the other waving at flys,but...More

Thank Dennis N
BCS O, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2016

Dennis N Glad you enjoyed the Hot Rock meal and the service. Thank you for your review Lawrence

Reviewed 23 April 2016

We went here just for the profiteroles on the dessert menu but were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the main meals and the overall experience - we had saved the best for last on our final night in Airlie! Genuinely lovely service, great atmosphere...More

Thank sasham312
BCS O, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2016

Hi Sasham312 They are the best ...... glad you enjoyed our restaurant ( and the kids) Thank you for taking the time to write the review. Lawrence

Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

I recently went to Airlie Beach on a business trip, and my colleagues and I regularly visited this restaurant. It was honestly the stand out of our trip, with its high level of food - especially the hot rock which was delicious, and they had...More

Thank tiffanypiscitelli
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I went with my friend to this lovely little (almost) 'out of the way spot' for dinner. I am able to eat anything, however my friend has a 'Gord problem', and has to know the specific ingredients of the food before deciding what to order....More

Thank Pamela F
Village_Cafe_Rest, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2016

Pamela, Thank you for your review. We are very pleased you enjoyed you expience with us. I also appreciate your feedback on the Denise and the chef helping to ensure the food was as you wanted. We look forward to seeing you agin soon. Lawrence

Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Went there with a group last night. The service was good but the food was a real let down. Pork belly was stone cold and the fat wasn't rendered. Kumaru and pumpkin veges where just cooked in the microwave and lacked flavour. crumbed cameBert cheese...More

Thank Sam D
Village_Cafe_Rest, Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2016

Hi Sam D Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor and as the was the Chef that night and I apologise that your meal was unsatisfactory. We offered to replace both the items in which you kindly declined the replacement for the Pork Belly....More

Reviewed 21 April 2016

Took my mum here for brunch once meals were really good as was the smoothies have been back a couple of times since.

Thank Ymosi E
Village_Cafe_Rest, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2016

Ymosi E. Thank you for your review. Very pleased you had a great experience. Lawrence

Reviewed 20 April 2016

Lots of restaurant options in Airlie Beach. We just wanted some solid food at a reasonable price, and this was a good choice for that. We got an appetizer of scallops, which was kind of small for the price, and we did the steak hot...More

Thank Rob H
BCS O, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2016

Rob Thank you for your review, glad you enjoyed the experience. Lawrence

Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

I was at the cafe for dinner and ordered risotto and a choc cake for desert. The food was really good and the service nice, friendly and quick. I totally recommend this place.

Thank Sabrina709
BCS O, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2016

Sabrina709 Thank you for the great feedback.... glad you enjoyed the meal and desert. Lawrence

Reviewed 14 April 2016

A full restaurant, one chef...the other called in sick...and two waitresses. All were working their socks off. No wonder TA reviewers comment on poor service. Our meal. Entrees. The 3 dips. I have been eating hummus for 40 years and thus was not hummus.....they need...More

Thank peterwV975TL
Village_Cafe_Rest, Front Office Manager at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2016

Dear peterwV975TL, Thank you for taking the time to provide your feedback on your evening with us. We sincerely apologise for the less than satisfactory experience you had with us. As you have pointed put, we were busy on the night and indeed, one man...More

Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Tasted like the pancakes were reheated. Coffee was ok not best coffee in town as stated. Says there is free wifi but waitress didn't know so said she would come back but never did. Prices are cheaper than other food options in town. Bacon and...More

Thank clare_alice_x
Village_Cafe_Rest, Owner at Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2016

Hey, Pancakes are cooked to order, Coffee if it was not the best I can only but apologise it shoud be and in 99% of reviews is. We do offer free Wifi, the fastest in the Whitsundays, sorry the wait staff didi not get back...More

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No not so much consider you are in Airlie and do the right thing... We will look afeter you eaither way. Have fun
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 21:30
Monday
07:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:30
Thursday
07:30 - 21:30
Friday
07:30 - 21:30
Saturday
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 366 Shute habour road | Close to the New Woolworths, Central Airlie Beach, Free Parking, Airlie Beach, Queensland 4802, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Airlie Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4946 5745
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Description
The Village Cafe Restaurant & Bar is located just off the main street of Airlie Beach which provides you with a quiet, comfortable and at dinner romantic venue, Located in front of the main walkway to Airlie Central, home to the new Woolworths store. Open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner, (Kitchen operates 7:30am to 9:30pm daily). Fully licensed .... A wonderful place to sit, relax and enjoy wonderful food, great service and good music. Known for the best Coffee in the Whitsundays and home to the unique "Hot Rock" dinning experience, the highest quality steaks and the best ever seafood. Come for breakfast, back for lunch and again for dinner...... It's the best! & We also offer Icy Rocks, frozen Volcanic Rock serving Boutique Ice Cream ... This is as good as it gets! Come and enjoy our new modern Al fresco deck.
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