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The Waterfront Cafe

U 1 2 Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
+61 2 6495 2211
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (24 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (20 reviews)
“muesli” (10 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
U 1 2 Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
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1 - 10 of 713 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great selection of hot and cold drinks as well as food. Location is wonderful, right beside the lake. Great spot whilst on holiday.

Thank friedrice4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick coffee and milkshake. Sat outside on the deck with views over the water and enjoyed the sunshine. Service was very prompt and the coffees and shakes arrived in no time. Both were great. Will be back.

Thank davidsI7100GD
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the Waterfront Cafe for its yummy food and bustling atmosphere. We just wish we could get a table more often!

Thank westies2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent waterside location with a great range of fresh foods for breakfast or later. BUT this is one of the most efficient eating places ever encountered. Service is bright and attentive. Speed of food delivery exceptional. Don't miss this one. Compliment the...More

Thank 842brucec
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome spot with beautiful views over the lake. Was raining heavily and most of Merimbula seemed to be trying to get a table but we didn’t wait long for a table for 7. Waitress very helpful. Despite being v busy they were swift, courteous and...More

Thank Susan m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting at the back of the cafe on a very comfy seat. The meal was great the view of the marina is beautiful too. If you’re down at Merimbula this is definitely the place to grab a brekkie. I can imagine evenings will be nice...More

Thank sakshi8114
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick coffee & cake after a walk along the boardwalk. It was closing time but the staff were happy to accommodate us. Service - friendly Coffee - ok, nice and hot but the brand they use I always find bitter Cheesecake...More

Thank Ellie_Buffy_Beer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a big night on New Years this was the perfect pick me up for New Year's Day. Had a great cold pressed juice which totally hit the spot and the cofffee and jaffles were really great.

Thank doyoueven
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a rainy holiday morning, this place was very busy, but the cheerful staff coped well, as did the kitchen. We enjoyed a tasty omelette and a hot and fresh croissant and the real leaf tea was lovely. Plenty of choice for lunch, as well.

Thank Janem0205
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for morning coffee. Lots of indoor and outdoor seating. Very busy but tables were turning over quickly and cleaned fast by efficient staff. Coffee was great, as requested - hot and strong. Salted Caramel Banana Muffin was so big I couldn’t eat it...More

Thank jenn_mc20
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 1 2 Merimbula Dr, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Merimbula
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6495 2211
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Description
Award winning breakfasts, idyllic location!
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