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Dandelion and Driftwood

#334 of 3,362 Restaurants in Brisbane
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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45 Gerler Rd | Shop 1, Brisbane, Queensland 4011, Australia
+61 7 3868 4559
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08:00 - 16:00
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Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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Brisbane, Australia
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't been to this gorgeous little cafe in years! Came for lunch with a friend earlier this week and was thoroughly impressed. It has a 'dainty tea house' vibe with beautiful cottage style table settings with even old fashioned sugar lumps! The coffee was exceptional and the food was very impressive. The cakes also looked gorgeous (but I'm on... More 

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Thank fh26
Perth, Australia
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129 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When visiting Brisbane you need to take into account that quite a lot of the suburban cafes are closed on a Monday. Not so Dandelion and Driftwood. The coffee is excellent and the choices for morning tea very nice. It's a little quirky to have laminated tasting notes for the coffee. I found it just a little bit over the... More 

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Thank Sharon M
Australia
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1,334 reviews
568 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,275 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was looking for a Devonshire Tea and so few places do them now. Dandelion and Driftwood feature on an internet search as having one of the best Devonshire Teas in Brisbane and they didn't disappoint. The scones were really great, not dry and served warmed up, just the way they should be. Plenty of raspberry jam accompanied the scones... More 

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Brisbane
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123 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A busy cafe is always a good sign. We have been here a few times and it is always packed. But the coffee is worth it. Thy have two special house roasts - Dandelion and Driftwood and then special roasts from time to time. Some of the best coffee ever!! The meals are great - the hotpot is just what... More 

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Thank Rogre
Kingscliff, New South Wales, Australia
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95 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

When planning my trip to Brisbane to meet a family member from a very early international flight I checked out the reviews for a top place nearby for brunch. Dandelion and Driftwood in Hendra got great reviews including one calling it 'the best in Brisbane'. The outside certainly looked great with a few meters of red carpet adding a welcoming... More 

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Thank Rosemary L
Brisbane, Australia
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We chose Dandelion and Driftwood because it was open until 4 pm on a Saturday. Staff were very friendly and smartly dressed. The menu was a bit overwhelming, just too much choice. Having said that after working our way through the many pages we independently chose the same item on the menu. Food was tasty if a little plain and... More 

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Thank Huxley_11
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Superior quality coffee. A local northside Cafe these guys are focused on great coffee and simple tasty food options for breakfast. You can purchase coffee for home too, make sure discuss with them.

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Thank Paul J
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Now this place is good. Great choice of coffee's made by very experienced barista's, the service is also excellent. As good as it gets in Brisbane and a must try if you like quality coffee.

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Thank dunbro
Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I love my coffee and this delivers on all levels. Take the Dandelion Blend of you like a thick bodied coffee, nice rounded flavours and creamy. Edelweiss is rich and dark with a hint of butterscotch. It's hard to stop at just one cup. Really nice place to have breakfast and a coffee before a day of meetings or grab... More 

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Thank BigdataOz
Bribie Island, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

This small pretty local café serves excellent coffee and the best vanilla backed cheesecake ! Creamy tasty delicious baked cheesecake gave me every bite happiness ! And fun & surprise "Trio of sweets" ...3 little gorgeous sweets from cafe's choice. Very friendly service and cosy & comfortable atmosphere, we had a great afternoon tea time. No wonder so popular ...... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$14
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Gerler Rd | Shop 1, Brisbane, Queensland 4011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3868 4559
Description
We are Tea & Coffee Crafters - an innovative cafe with a mix of new and old methods of enjoying the timeless classics; Coffee and Tea. Simple pleasures! It is our pleasure to share with you our love of tea and coffee - please pop in and say tootle pip!

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