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Parndana Bakery and Cafe

32-33 Cook St, Parndana, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
+61 429 671 728
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (5 reviews)
“morning tea” (2 reviews)
“great stop” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
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32-33 Cook St, Parndana, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here just before 5pm on our way back to Snellings beach . Despite the fact they were about to close, the friendly owners offered to make us a pizza ( but it will take 30-40mins, as we make them fresh!). We went up...More

Thank retroguy67
Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for that great review fellas. Soooo glad you enjoyed your pizza and garlic bread. The fact that you have taken the time to post a review (and such a lovely one at that) really makes our day. I enjoyed the text messages too. Hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped off in Parndana for a quick lunch before heading to caves. The people who run the cafe were very friendly and the food was great. Good value too. Very good serves

Thank Clairebear601955
Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our store. I'm glad you enjoyed the cafe and our company. We always love to meet new people. Hope you have a wonderful time on our beautiful island. Safe and happy travels. :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for takeaway coffee and wraps as we were heading to the west end for some hiking. Impressed on first visit, so we went back day two. Jen and Michael were very friendly and chatted away like old friends. I even got a...More

Thank Extratraveltocome
Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time review our store. I seem to remember it was David's (?) birthday the next day. I hope you both had wonderful birthdays. I hope you both had a great time on KI. It is always lovely to chat to our...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017

Ended up here after a certain well-known KI restaurant let us down; in the end it was good luck for us. The owners of the Parndana bakery were friendly, helpful and welcoming, and although the food isn't haute cuisine it was tasty, freshly prepared and...More

Thank sarahirving
Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review. I enjoyed talking with you and am really happy that we were able to be there for you. The 'other place' did us a big favour as it meant we were able to meet and talk with...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I eat here quite regularly it's a great little cafe with a great variety of hot and cold food and drinks we both love the people in the cafe they are so friendly.

Thank bron_1967
Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Thank you so much Bron for taking the time to review our cafe. Yep, Mike and I sure like to talk lol. We also love it when we get the chance to catch up. Cheers Jen

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Welcoming, friendly, cheerful, informative service was the perfect accompaniment to one of the best salad sandwiches I have ever had, featuring crisp-fresh ingredients and a perfectly baked roll. Yum! If you're on the road on Kangaroo Island, I strongly recommend going ten seconds out of...More

Thank Sean W
Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post a review Sean. It was lovely meeting the two of you and having a bit of a chat. Im glad you enjoyed Mike's fresh out of the oven roll. I hope your trip back.on the ferry went well....More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We were famished after a very long day of driving on the Island (in poor weather) when we came across the bakery in Parndana. You'd be hard pressed to find a more helpful or friendly proprietor in all of Australia! Menu selection was huge, serving...More

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Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Our sincere thanks go to you for taking the time to comment on our store. So glad we were able to fullfill your needs(and your bellies lol). Have a lovely time on Kangaroo Island.Cheers,Jen😊

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Called in this place for a snack,ended up with beautiful salad sandwich made by Michael and a pie & chips also by Michael they are lovely people only to pleased to help in any way . Jenny has given us a few sites to go...More

Thank Wendy C
Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thanks for that review Wendy and for taking the time to comment on our store. I remember you and your husband, you sat by the window and I remember your warm smile. So glad you enjoyed your lunch. Mike & I hope you had a...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This place is a handy stop for supplies but unfortunately the coffee was not at all good. Tasted like the milk was either long life or had been overheated. I was expecting a selection of buns etc but no fresh baked.More

Thank Paul G
Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Paul I am so sorry your coffee was not up to our normal standard. We have had a number of reviews in the past expressing enjoyment of our cafe/ bakery, its drinks, menu and products and it is of concern to learn you were dissatisfied....More

Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a small grocery store that offers personalized, top-notch service. Jenny and her husband were so helpful arranging for special items we requested and made our stay on Kangaroo so special. We cannot thank them enough for the service they provided--went out of their...More

Thank Ely3761
Ezasmum, Owner at Parndana Bakery and Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you sooooo much for your lovely review.(big smile on my face) I am glad that you enjoyed your trip to the island but if I remember correctly, the weather wasn't that kind to you. I hope the rest of your holiday went well. It...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$14
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32-33 Cook St, Parndana, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Kangaroo Island  >  Parndana
  • Phone Number: +61 429 671 728
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Description
We are the only Bakery / Cafe in town, with a full take away menu, Barista made coffee, eat in meals, grocery store & fresh fruit / Vegetables. Established in the early 1960's we have grown and developed this wonderful site into a Bakery & Cafe with a newsagency and small super-market. We are family owned and operated since 1997 and we are the only place in Parndana to sell Barista made coffee and our fresh rolls and batard breads are baked on site daily. We offer an extensive Cafe menu featuring eat in and take away meals, as well as lovely pies, pasties and snack foods! Our range of slices and cakes is extensive (and yummy!!!) Stock up with our fresh fruit and vegetables and groceries from our mini supermarket or grab a magazine or daily paper to enjoy. Come in for a chat or any travel advice, we are open 8am-6pm daily and 8-5pm Sundays! We are also open public holidays (8am - 5pm)!
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