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Thompsons General Store

Ned's Beach Road, Lord Howe Island 2898, Australia
+61 2 6563 2155
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“hamburger” (16 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Australian
Ned's Beach Road, Lord Howe Island 2898, Australia
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

The store sells most things you would require for your everyday needs during your stay on Lord Howe Island. Staff super friendly.

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Thompson's is centrally located and does great burgers and makes great takeaway coffees thanks 😁 also has most other emergency ancillaries you might need.

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Loved the burgers here - we went back for seconds. Generously filled with oversized offerings, and washed down with an icy cold beer. Perfect!

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to grab whatever you need, from food and fishing supplies to snacks, gifts and mementos if your trip.

Thank TravellinSuz57
Reviewed 1 April 2017

On the Island, I found there are two main places to go if you want something - Thompsons Store and Joy's shop. Thompsons does take aways, and has a large range of fishing items, giftware, and some clothing. They also do car hire. We hired...More

1  Thank chamange
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Everything on LH is pricey but this shop takes the biscuit! Go to Joys instead..we reckoned every item was at least 50c more...and that adds up. Not as much choice for fresh or grocery items. It is central so convenient when you need something quickly...More

Thank 32esther
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This shop had all you need for self catering .With a few clothes and home decor products .Helpfully guy running the shop ,also sell hot taker way food .

Thank JoanneQ163
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Thompson's General Store has a little bit of everything and the staff were friendly and helpful. From bait to clothing, gifts and food items, they have it all.

Thank Brett T
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

It was a Lifesaver having this store in the island, they have all the basic stuff a family needs, from cold drinks, chippys and their hamburgers were great. They had cute souvenir stuff too.. Love this little place.. it was our treat to get ice...More

Thank ExoticPilot
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a great store for obtaining grocery necessities, ice-creams, hamburgers (to die for) and fish and chips. The store also sells fishing equipment, clothing, milk & drinks and souvenirs. Love their hamburgers though

1  Thank dgp0well
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Grace R
5 October 2016|
Response from Holiday-Hunter-Aus | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do car hire. Not sure of the prices though. Lord Howe is a small island and if you can, bike riding is the go
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ned's Beach Road, Lord Howe Island 2898, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Lord Howe Island
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6563 2155
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