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$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
1 Palmer St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4721 4900
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Contemporary, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1 Palmer St, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Jam
1. Dinner & Degustation
"All six meals were meticulously created and beautifully cooked"
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2. Great Lunch Options
"very good value. Great service and special meal"
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3. Breakfast
"A must visit if you are in Townsville"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had breakfast with colleagues here, the food was fantastic and the service was excellent. Highly recommend. They were also able to split bills for us.

Thank Kimberley R
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Jam several times now for breakfast, and from the onset thus place is amazing, the staff are pleasnt as soon as you set foot in the door, the menu has great choices and equally you can order not from the menu...More

Thank David H
Reviewed yesterday

Standard menu for breakfast very busy as the only place open in a morning. Busy staff quite friendly but service is slow. Wasnt that impressed by my food which was basic smashed avocado on toast which was slightly burnt and hard. Coffee was good.

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My partner and I had our first date at Jam about 3 years ago. We returned Thursday for a romantic dinner. This is honestly one of the best romantic date spots in Townsville. Their chefs have some serious skills and respect for food. Their seafood...More

Thank Kristy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have enjoyed our meals at JAM always. We have bee many times for breakfast, a few times for lunch and dinner. We have also attended a private dinner at JAM. Food is always created with care using where possible local produce. JAM are big...More

Thank Veronica R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mix of grazing and main courses. We went for the lunch special which is $35 for two courses and a beer or wine. The beef cheek wontons were delicious (i could have had for main course too) and the seafood linguine was light and tasty....More

Thank brettdtsvl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious lunch of Asian inspired tapas. Great combinations of flavours, excellent service from Dudley and Genevieve. Highly recommended.

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I had breakfast here and it was divine. The ingredients were fresh and the servings generous. Coffee is terrific. Service very good.

Thank LuciavanGerwen
Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat here quite regularly and find the food is consistently good as is the service. Highly recommended.

Thank benJ7011BI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best breakfast in town. What a great atmosphere. The food and coffee is good as is the service. I wouldn't go anywhere else for breakfast whilst staying in town. I'll be back

Thank JayWestYorks
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Questions & Answers
Bree-ann G
5 May 2017|
Response from JamCorner | Property representative |
Hi Bree-ann We have a nice range of French Champagne and Australian bubbles by the glass and bottle available at breakfast from 10am. The 10am is when our liquor licence kicks in. Let me know if you would like to me to... More
Miss M
23 June 2016|
Response from JamCorner | Property representative |
Hi Miss M Our first floor Loft is a beautiful function room and balcony overlooking the CBD and river. The Loft caters for all types of occasions from weddings, engagements, birthdays and various corporate functions... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
"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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