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Mudcat

) #38 of 348 Restaurants in Wollongong $$ - $$$ Cafe, , Vegetarian Friendly
2 Cliff Rd, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61 2 4227 3090
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“crepes” (3 reviews)
“north beach” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2 Cliff Rd, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
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Reviews (105)
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

I went here for breakfast with my husband and 3-year old, as we wanted somewhere to eat with a view of the water. The staff were very attentive and accommodating - we were able to order straight away and the drinks and food came out...More

Thank AVstuff24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in the area and thought to go out for breakfast. Came along this place and couldn't go wrong. The service was great, food came out quick and tasted delicious!

Thank Tizz_92
Paul N, Owner at Mudcat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tizz, thank you for taking the time to review Mudcat. Glad you enjoy your visit, hopefully we will see you again soon. Kind regards Paul

Reviewed 1 week ago

The manager, Paul is very pleasant and the Portuguese tart and hot chocolate I had "to go" were perfect to fill a spot. Could be a great place to sit and enjoy the view, next time, when time is not of the essence

Thank Heather C
Paul N, Owner at Mudcat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Heather, thank you for the lovely review and comment. I look forward to chatting next time you stop by Mudcat, perhaps for a long lingering lunch. Kindest regards Paul.

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Beautifully presented fresh and tasty food, great service and superb view to top it all off... Our fave breakfast, brunch or lunch place when visiting the Gong

Thank leebee1013
Paul N, Owner at Mudcat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Leebee, glad you enjoy visiting Mudcat. Hope to see you again sometime. Kind regards Paul

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We visit Wollongong on a regular basis and always make it to Mudcat for breakfast or lunch. Great food, great service and an amazing setting.More

Thank PRJ207
Paul N, Owner at Mudcat, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Hi PRJ thanks for the review. Glad you like visiting Mudcat, it's a great little spot and we are very proud of it. Next time you are in town please let me know I'd like to say hello. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

On arrival we were told by a waitress that the breakfast menu was still available, even though it was before 11am and the menu advertised breakfast till 11.30am. Once ready to order staff advised us that they'd run out of the ingredients to make scrambled...More

1  Thank Ashleigh O
Paul N, Owner at Mudcat, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Hi Ashleigh, thank you for your review. Yes our view and location is fabulous. Glad you enjoyed it. I'd like to discuss your comments and unusual concerns about our menu variety. Our menu especially breakfast includes options that are traditional, popular and the chefs creation...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Four of us went here for breakfast and after waiting for over an hour we never got our food. After waiting for about 30 minutes a waitress came over and asked us if we had everything. After saying we never got our meals, nothing was...More

Thank Cadickson44
Paul N, Owner at Mudcat, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hi Cadickson, please accept my apologies. I am absolutely devastated. This service is extremely unlike what we deliver at Mudcat. We also pride ourselves on warm friendly service so Im perplexed what occurred this day and your comments about staff. I would be keen to...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

There was really nothing to rave about unfortunately. Despite the website saying bookings were welcome, we were given the short shift when we tried to make a lunch booking and when reluctantly accepted, we were told the table would only be held for 5 mins....More

Thank Kathryn J
Paul N, Owner at Mudcat, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hi Kathryn, I'm sorry you feel that way about Mudcat. I'd like the opportunity to discuss this further with you. We don't take bookings and we haven't stated that on our website so I'd like to understand where this is being displayed so we can...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Had lunch with my partner, great coffee, tasty and fresh food. Service was also friendly and efficient, has a great view too, highly recommend and look forward to going back!!!

Thank Nick C
Paul N, Owner at Mudcat, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hey Nick, that's fabulous. Hope to see you again too. Paul Newman Mudcat Cafe

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Had lunch here on a Monday. Good service and good food at a decent price - all with a view! Well done.

Thank John A
Paul N, Owner at Mudcat, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hi John, thanks so much glad you enjoyed it. Paul

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$16
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 15:00
Monday
06:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:00
Thursday
06:00 - 15:00
Friday
06:00 - 15:00
Saturday
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cliff Rd, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4227 3090
  • E-mail
Description
Casual, friendly atmosphere, serving great food simply and amazing coffee.
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