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Drift Cafe-Lounge Bar-Restaurant

12 Main Western Rd, Tamborine Mountain, Queensland 4272, Australia
+61 7 5545 0406
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (49 reviews)
“roast night” (6 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00 Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
12 Main Western Rd, Tamborine Mountain, Queensland 4272, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

The place has a relaxing ambiance and it's very clean. Staffs are friendly. Me and my friends enjoyed our time there drinking beer and having good food. A must visit!

Thank JadeB1653
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went along to their Thursday night roast night. After about 45 mins it was mentioned they had chef problems. There was no further communication. Another hour passed & there was no sign of any food. We decided to leave without a meal so we...More

Thank damianglen
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food and staff were amazing! So glad we gave this place a second chance. Great food and great service. Look forward to seeing more changes for the better

Thank southerner89
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went there for $10 roast night to be told on arrival they didn't have fish, then they ran out of pork. Took 15 minutes before anyone took a drink order, then 1/2 hr to get our food. My salmon which cost $26 was mediocre at...More

1  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thursday night is $10 specials. Choice of roast beef, pork, chicken with vegetables. We all enjoyed our choice - very generous sized servings.

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worst experience I have ever had at a cafe, of the two meals we had, one had a huge hair in it and the second had mould, they were returned and the next set of meals to come out, the burger had unripe tomato. The...More

1  Thank bell1919
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely setting, and very nice decor. Very nice atmosphere. Staff were friendly and efficient. We visited Drift for a Father's Day Breakfast. Eggs Benedict was perfect, and thoroughly enjoyed by the Dad in our group. Kids meals were also delicious. Was disappointed that...More

Thank gwlnjcav
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My new favourite place! Cocktails are out of this world! Thanks John & Adam for your attentive & personalised service.

Thank Kat T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful outside area and very cosy fireside on cold days make Drift a very enjoyable lunch or coffee stop. The menu provides plenty of choice and unlike some in this area everything is very fresh and individually prepared onsite. Staff are outstanding and friendly....More

Thank CanberraGypsies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in at Drift for coffee and a bite while meeting a business acquaintance on the mountain. Great coffee, a bustling, friendly atmosphere and the good food here will ensure future visits to this cafe when next in the area. Parking is a little restricted...More

Thank Peter B
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Josh T
28 June 2016|
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Response from DriftOwner1 | Property representative |
Hi Josh very sorry for the late reply however we did not get notification of your message. Yes we do gift vouchers if still required
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Main Western Rd, Tamborine Mountain, Queensland 4272, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Scenic Rim  >  Tamborine Mountain
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5545 0406
  • E-mail
Drift houses a warm relaxing cafe with a fire place serving only the best Merlo coffee and homemade cakes. A back deck seating overlooking a park and rain forest with the bar that offers breakfast lunch and dinner from our entire venue.
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