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Cafe Macquarie

26a Macquarie St, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
+61 2 4947 0658
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (23 reviews)
“potato rosti” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
26a Macquarie St, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
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1 - 10 of 115 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love this place - the coffee is fantastic and you get served the moment you walk in the door. Always an above average experience here. My girls love the banana bread and strawberry milkshake.

Thank sarabuchanan21
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time that I've received actual crispy bacon. Not a fan of undercooked bacon usually on offer in other cafes, I really enjoyed my breakfast of bruschetta with crispy bacon. Would eat here again. It was very popular which is a good indication in itself...More

Thank Ada E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most cafes here do basic food this cafe has both a decent menu and great coffee best mocha ever! Go straight here do not pass go or collect $200

Thank Melon1730
Peter C, Manager at Cafe Macquarie, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! We're super happy you enjoyed your experience with us! We look forward to serving you one of our mocha's next time you're in :) Cafe Mac

Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Called in here for a quick breakfast and the food was Delicious, service very attentive and the atmosphere quite vibrant. Definitely worth the stop for a tasty comfortable meal.

Thank Joanne D
Peter C, Manager at Cafe Macquarie, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our little cafe Joanne! We're super happy you enjoyed the food & service! We hope to see you in again soon! Cheers, Cafe Mac team

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Friendly waitress but worst meal ive had in a long time. The cold brew was bitter and the frittata was bland and rubbery and we couldnt eat the side salad. We didnt finish the meal, Gave the rest of if to the dog, he enjoyed...More

Thank Emma M
Peter C, Manager at Cafe Macquarie, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Emma, I'm really disappointed you had this experience with us. Thank you for providing feedback regarding our service on your visit, we do appreciate the time taken to give us this feedback and we will certainly be working with our staff to ensure these...More

Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Went here for the first time in a while last Saturday to catch up with friends. Only went for coffee so I can't comment on the food this visit but the coffee was great and the service fast and attentive. Will be back soon.

Thank Mark L
Peter C, Manager at Cafe Macquarie, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our little cafe, we really appreciate the feedback and kind words. We look forward to seeing you next time you pop in! Cheers, Cafe Mac crew

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Had the Turkish bread with scrambled eggs and bacon - was the best eggs I have ever eaten! Great service and really friendly staff 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

Thank ThomasMiller2012
Peter C, Manager at Cafe Macquarie, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our little cafe. We're really happy you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to see you in again on your next visit. Cheers, The Cafe Mac Team

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Waitress accidentally spilt a coffee on me. Said sorry a few times but never asked me once if I was ok. Just cleaned the table. Manager/owner never asked if I was ok and still had the hide to charge us for our $25 meal. No...More

Thank Jess B
Peter C, Owner at Cafe Macquarie, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thank you for your feedback we are also very disappointed this was your experience with us. We will definitely be following this up with the rostered team as this is certainly not the type of experience we wish our customers to have. We would like...More

Reviewed 23 November 2017

Great fresh food and service, with very easy parking and a short walk to the lake at Belmont Bay. The all-day breakfast menu is mouth watering, chilli eggs and the smashed avo are great and the lunch menu is equally exciting. Plenty of parking right...More

Thank BarryH1966
Peter C, Manager at Cafe Macquarie, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review our little cafe and we're super happy you enjoyed your experience. See you again soon Cheers The Cafe Mac Team.

Reviewed 20 November 2017

Nice clean & tidy cafe. Good fresh menu & friendly staff. This cafe is close to Belmont Bay & shops.

Thank JulietOZ
Peter C, Manager at Cafe Macquarie, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

Thanks for taking the time to review our little cafe, we really appreciate the support & super happy you enjoyed your visit. See you again soon Cheers The Cafe Mac Team

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Celeste M
5 February 2017|
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Response from Ana B | Property representative |
No sorry we don't accept AMEX. Thanks for your enquiry. Cheers Cafe Mac.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26a Macquarie St, Belmont, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2280, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Lake Macquarie  >  Belmont
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4947 0658
  • E-mail
Description
Cafe Mac brings an upbeat cafe culture to Belmont, with all the trimmings to nourish your soul. We pour love into every cup, put pleasure on every plate, delivered with a smile every time!
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