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Austral Cafe

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86 Main Street, Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6672 2624
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arriving on the early morning bus from an overnight trip, I smelled the delicious aroma and it led me to the cafe. A huge, old fashioned place, coffee good and raisin toast buttery and delicious on a cold morning. The staff were friendly and helpful. The board menu varied catering for all tastes and the cake display huge and delicious... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Old school style eatery full of booths for a relaxed bite to eat. These milkshakes are a family favourite. They are so big you can re-fill the milkshake glass about three times from the big silver one that they are served in. Definitely only need to order one to share between two young children. Food is good too. The only... More 

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Thank Liana M
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for bite too eat. Always stop here for great old fashioned meals. Friendly staff and budget meals with plenty of taste.

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Thank Jeff C
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Called in for an afternoon drink post a walk around the Murbah block. After admiring all the Art Deco buildings, visiting op shops,boutiques, and cinema we we in need of refreshment. Poked our noses into a trendy hipster cafe and they appeared disinterested in us,looked like they were packing up so we kept walking and found The Austral. A bit... More 

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Thank Lesley K
Kingscliff, Australia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

A good authentic diner feel with good food and drink. Everything is quick to come out and is a nice little place. It's a shame when it's not open when it's meant to be though but otherwise a great little place.

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Thank khodgie22
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The BIG plate of food, 2 Toast slices egg bacon sausages mushroom onion fried tomato baked beans Yum

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Thank Brian A
Townsville, Australia
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly large old style cafe with a great range or traditional cafe fare. My daughter had a fantastic beef & mushroom pie (smelt and looked tops) and I had a vanilla slice. Place was being very well patronised ... understandable as the food was good, service friendly and prices very reasonable. Worth a visit if you're in the area and... More 

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Thank Rob S
Murwillumbah, Australia
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Friendly staff, good food, great coffee, plenty of selections to choose from, love the vegie burgers and chips. Always great value.

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Thank Bron P
Newington, Australia
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

What a great place to stop for coffee, cake or light meal. It was like going back in time with good old fashioned service, with vintage surroundings and ambience. This is a must to visit when visiting Murwillumbah. The pictures tell only some of the story.

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Thank Alistair G
Brisbane, Australia
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This place is an institution in Murwullumbah. Have been a few times now and always try to stop in when in town. Staff are friendly and the meals very good. One thing though. you really need to fit a door closer. Dont know how you stay so friendly with people leaving the door open all the time. Your electricity bill... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Main Street, Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Murwillumbah
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6672 2624

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?