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Gold Fish Bowl

U 3 160 Rusden St, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia
+61 2 6771 5533
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cod fish” (30 reviews)
“bread” (54 reviews)
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 3 160 Rusden St, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had to wait nearly 20 mins for two take away coffees. Coffee to my taste pretty ordinary. You might like it but youll be waiting for it.

Thank Clayton W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great. Its quirky decor adds to the atmosphere, with great customer service. Offering a great menu selection from bakery staples to wagu steak sandswich which was delicious. Great coffee too.

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great cafe- good friendly service great menu. Got the eggs with sides and came back for lunch and got the chicken salad which were both great. Nice generous serving sizes. Bread is UNREAL.

Thank izzybakewell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyable trip for lunch. It’s always busy so plan ahead. We had lunch and sat outside. There is good friendly table service. Outdoor access to restrooms. Coffee is ok/well made. The food is good.

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best breakfast I had. Went for a work breakfast meeting with a couple of other people. Place first of all great, seated outside by fresh fruit and herb garden with morning sunlight warming us up. The coffee was superb, balanced and flavour...More

Thank Alexander K
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We stopped in on a very hot day for a coffee - luckily they had cold brew. It was really good. The service was nice and friendly and the pastries were excellent. Hubby had a lemon meringue tart and I had a pain au raisin.

Thank Sezza685
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Had a delicious brekkie here this morning, I had potato rosti with poached egg and smoked trout and my husband the classic bacon etc, washed down with coffee and a perfect banana smoothie. Our waitress was attentive and delightful.

Thank Mskenobi81
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

They serve really nice and tasty bread particularly for breakfast or brunches. The pizzas are also well prepared- make sure to have booking as it’s get really crowded and busy in the mornings during the weekend.

Thank toghiany
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We loved the ambience of The Goldfish Bowl. The coffee was great and we loved the fact that they hadn't used brand new furniture.

Thank Alioop2015
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Whether you are visiting or just passing through Armidale, this trendy hip cafe is a great place to stop and refresh, apart from great coffee, they do the best pizzas, i have had anywhere in Australia, they are superb, check what dates, cause they only...More

Thank Simon H
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12 February 2015|
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Response from John-Kauter | Reviewed this property |
City centre motel, Cnr Barney & Dangar Sts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 3 160 Rusden St, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Armidale
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6771 5533
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Pizzas only available Fridays. Breakfast and lunch daily (except Sunday)
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