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Tumblegum Bakehouse & Cafe

54 Elbow St, Kempsey, New South Wales 2440, Australia
+61 2 6562 1099
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good45%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“vanilla slice” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (8 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
Cafe, Australian
54 Elbow St, Kempsey, New South Wales 2440, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Tumblegum have the best vanilla slices I have ever tasted! Everything here is great the sandwiches, salads, pies, cakes and coffee. All take away or you can sit inside and enjoy the food.

Thank qantasVirgin
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely service everything delightful coffee was terrific exciting assortment of cakes pies sausage rolls to many to choose one from

Thank oldstationroad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always assured oh a good coffee . Take away or here in .plenty . tasty treats to temped you and delicious pies and sausage rolls . You can also get sandwiches made to order and they bake special occasion cakes to order

Thank karenjarosz
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Best pies and yummy cakes in Kempsey , very friendly service , owners are more then willing to help with any needs

Thank aplinfamily
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Food which once was a hallmark of country towns is almost impossible to find In The Land of OZ. This little enterprise ,brings back that special taste experience "in Spades" . One not to be missed when looking for a stopping spot off the the...More

Thank barry s
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Went there on out last visit to Kempsey. Very good selection of bakery items and other hot foods are avaliable. I had the hamburger and it was delicious. Pies from here are very good. Tea, coffee and other beverages are available. You can eat in...More

Thank JJ E
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

If hunger strikes when you are in downtown Kempsey (Elbow Street or Smith Street), then Tumblegum Bakery can offer a healthy sandwich or wrap. I've just waded through a warm chicken schnitzel and salad wrap and I'm feeling very satisfied. Great value and made while...More

Thank coralhill
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Each Thursday Mason Mummy and Nanny go to Tumblegum for morning tea before we shop. Cakes to die for, pies with lots of meaty filling, sausage rolls with the best flaky pastry. What a treat for all of us. The coffee is great, Mason loves...More

Thank lovekemp
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Better than eating in our motel - which offered meals to room, upon payment of surcharge - breakfast very poor choice at $3.50 per item - proper coffee here - along with baked items - I had an egg and bacon roll - quite tasty....More

Thank ScotsAustralian
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Beautiful bread and pastries with smiling staff, fresh sandwiches cut to order, great coffee, lots of tables and chairs with minimum foot traffic to ensure a peaceful snack or meal. Must stop in Kempsey

Thank Josh217233
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 5:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Elbow St, Kempsey, New South Wales 2440, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Kempsey
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6562 1099
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The award winning Tumblegum Bakehouse has gained a huge following in the Macleay Valley as Kempsey's premier bakery and lunch venue. Dine in or take-away!Open 6 days a week, Tumblegum Bakehouse & Cafe offers a full range of bakery specialities, plus many tempting breakfasts, morning teas, lunches, afternoon teas, and is the only sit down bakery in Kempsey.Tumblegum Bakehouse & cafe is a full service bakery and cafe venue offering a great variety of fresh breads, cakes and pastries made from scratch.Using only the finest ingredients, Tumblegum Bakehouse & Cafe products are handmade to a consistent standard by a team of qualified pastry chefs.
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