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Castaways Store & Cafe

100 Moreton St, Bulwer, Moreton Island, Queensland 4025, Australia
+61 7 3408 2202
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
100 Moreton St, Bulwer, Moreton Island, Queensland 4025, Australia
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1 - 10 of 69 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Good food and fantastic service. After having walked for two hours from the Wreck camping to get to the cafe, the chef offered us a lift back in her car. Such a nice gesture. The walk, the food and the lift back really made our...More

Thank Jarl h
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

My husband, two kids (10 and 8) and I spent three wonderfully relaxing days in Bulwer and came to Castaways twice a day. Basically, our days revolved around the cafe and beach. Bliss! I shared the granola with the kids for breakfast everyday - it...More

Thank Renee F
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I had the best Sweet Potato Chips with sour cream n home made chilli jam. Everyone in my group raved about the meals from breakfast, snacks and the main meals at dinner time.

Thank Bellageorge2017
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Really friendly store with lots to offer the day tripper and the extended stay campers. There's cold drinks, really tasty food, bait, lures, 4WD and camping hardware. Prices are reasonable and there's plenty of parking. I'm sure they'll make you feel welcome too

1  Thank Saggital
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We had the most amazing meal at Castaways Cafe - the best pork belly I've ever tasted with Asian salad. Huge servings plus the staff and chef couldn't have been more friendly and helpful. We also felt really appreciated as guests. Would highly recommend to...More

1  Thank Karina E
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This little café serves up delicious burgers, chips and wedgies. The setting is good and the service very friendly. Well worth a visit while on Moreton Island.

1  Thank Adventurers049
Moreton Island A, General Manager at Castaways Store & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hi and thank you for the kind review. It always makes us happy knowing that we're helping others have a great day. (Not that it's hard on Moreton.... )

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

It was out of season so no late opening mid week but I'd promised my Mum fish n chips somewhere on Moreton and thankfully Castaways came up with the goods! Great feed, great price and a great peaceful setting to chow down in. Thumbs up...More

1  Thank FlagonOfCider
Moreton Island A, General Manager at Castaways Store & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hello, THANKS FOR THE THUMBS UP! ( Although, isn't that Facebook????? ) :)

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Best Date scones ever. No better way to start your Moreton isl day than breakfast at Castaways Store & Cafe followed by Coffee and The Best Date Scones ever. Great service and friendly advice. See you next Easter😋

1  Thank Nev H
Moreton Island A, General Manager at Castaways Store & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hi Nev, Thanks for the review. :) Looking forward to seeing you next Easter. We'll be sure to have a fresh batch of scones ready for your arrival.

Reviewed 30 March 2017

I can totally recommend meals at Bulwer Castaways. Ive travelled alot and eaten at many pubs and motel restaurants, Castaways is ontop of them all regarding quality of meals

1  Thank rebelfishing
Moreton Island A, General Manager at Castaways Store & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hi, We just hope the food coma wasn't too bad. :) Oh, thanks for the great review. Feel free to come back and check out some of the other great items on our delicious menu.

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great friendly customer service in a fantastic location on the Island. The brekkie/brunch was great.

1  Thank Mitchelle10051997
Moreton Island A, General Manager at Castaways Store & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Hi Mitchelle, Thank you for the sort and sweet review. I'll be sure to give the awesome crew a pat on the back for their above and beyond attitude. The place would't be the same with out them. :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$32
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 16:00
Monday
10:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 15:00
Thursday
09:00 - 15:00
Friday
09:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Moreton St, Bulwer, Moreton Island, Queensland 4025, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Moreton Island  >  Bulwer
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3408 2202
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Description
Castaways Restaurant is the place to be for legendary Sunday breakfasts, lazy lunches and relaxed dining. Castaways is a great place to catch up with the locals, camping buddies, fishing and boating friends. Come and sample relaxed dining under the thatched roof of Castaways Restaurant, Moreton Island.
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