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The Austral Cafe and Bakery

86 Main St, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
+61 2 6672 2624
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good54%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (12 reviews)
“choc mint” (2 reviews)
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
86 Main St, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It's not the most funky, hip place in town but it sure has the best consistent coffee! Service is always good, school time is hectic cause they have the best hot chips and milkshakes on a hot day. Oh and air conditioned.....if only the dumb...More

Thank housemanae
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Thank you for re-opening your doors to me on day of flood so I could buy food for a diabetic who wasn't looking the best and who's insulin disappeared in floodwaters. Especially after such a long day too. Murwillumbah is very grateful for that. He...More

Thank missbliss888
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food, reasonable prices, friendly service, local history and... air-conditioned! Will never visit Murwillumbah again without planning to eat there at least once. 😋

Thank Terry F
Reviewed 4 December 2017

A kitch older style cafe from the 60's... the BEST milkshakes i have ever tried - jaffa flavour & choc mint was tried & everyone said YUM! Had a falafel wrap & it had the most stuffing i ever saw - just huge!! Really good...More

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Our experience started with somewhat inflated prices, on top of which, the counter staff added 60c to the final total for EFTPOS, without asking, or without a sign (that I couldn't see if it was there. I could be blind). The look on his face...More

Thank The_Chameleon_Critic
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Promising vintage layout/shopfront and long history of this cafe made me walk in but I was quite disappointed once I made it past the beautiful cake counter. Would love to see some retro decor played up instead of the tired 90's colours, ad there is...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Really loved this place, its a hidden gem and very big inside. It caters for all needs and is clean and fresh. A cool modern twist on a 60s layout with some great historical photos. This is 5 stars in my book ! Btw i...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

It was like going back in time. 60/70 style booths . Menu was very extensive well priced and huge servings. The coffee was great also. A must if your going through Murwillumbah

Thank debbiesQ4835MA
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Very ordinary some foods a little expensive, the coffee cups are soooo small. I am not a big fan as there are plenty of other cafes/coffee shops better in town.

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This iconic old milk bar/ cafe is a must visit when coming to Murwillumbah The locals know it as it is extremely busy most days They have a huge array of very tasty food good coffee, huge milkshakes of course and a scrumptious cake cabinet...More

Thank pleaseohplease
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Tracy S
6 July 2017|
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Response from Brian A | Reviewed this property |
Yes Tracy S the opening hours are as follows: Monday to Friday 6.am to 5.30.pm, Saturday & Sunday 6.am to 1.pm I hope you enjoy your self
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Main St, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia (Formerly Austral Cafe)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Murwillumbah
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6672 2624
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