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Ric's Deli

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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The Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 5478 3400
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Townsville, Australia
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a top little cafe. Yummy breakfasts at a great price topped off with friendly service. Choose a meal with mushrooms because they are to die for.

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Thank KaosandWixi
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently the best value breakfast on the strip, great coffee too! I come here regularly and I am always satisfied with everything!😄

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Thank Lynda S
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really friendly staff, relaxed dining,We thoroughly enjoyed our meals,The Asian Chicken Salad was excellent and Hubby had the Lasagna which was also excellent.Very generous sized meals and reasonable prices.Will definitely be back.

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Thank Linda J
Melbourne, Australia
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64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great un assuming place, I now now why it was totally full on weekends. The fresh quality of the food was sensational as were the overall meal sizes. It was pretty obvious after a while that Ric's was just as popular with the locals as it was the tourists. Always eat where the locals eat they reckon and... More 

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Thank craigmwhite
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and smoothies that was brought out to our table of 4. For the money, this has to be one of the best eating places I have visited in over 30 years. It's just a small cafe with a compact kitchen, but don't let that fool you! The staff work well... More 

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Thank FerntreeMike
Melbourne, Australia
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83 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We were after a very light lunch and stumbled across this place which had just what we wanted - a variety of light food including sandwiches presented in either bread, as a foccacia or in turkish bread. The coffee was good too.

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Thank Cliffjw49
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great food, friendly service and good price for familys. We were well looked after and servings were large.

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Thank Jason Z
Gold Coast, Australia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

the owner was in the kitchen and it was clear he loves what he does. The breakfast menu has something for everyone. It is clean, there are heaps of tables and the food was great. Would have loved to go back but time didn't permit this trip.

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Thank themadmob
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Great place for lunch. We love the Asian salad. Always our first place to eat when we visit the Sunshine Coast.

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Thank Sandy V
Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We have eaten here before and it was great. We turned up early this time, just after 7 am and the owner wasn't there but a staff member offered to seat us and give us coffee while they finished setting up. Then the cook came out and told us that it would be a good 20-30mins before she could start... More 

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Thank Dale R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Mooloolaba
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5478 3400

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