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Rustic Blue

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South Coast Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
+61 8 8559 7371
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What an oasis. Coralie and smiley are amazing hosts, artists with a passion for art and environment.

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Thank Nigel T
Lake Macquarie, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice to come in out of the heat and peruse the artwork on display. Great coffee in a relaxing atmosphere. Nice outdoor area too.

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Thank warners1
Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Combine good coffee, artworks from around Australia, animal life and lovely gardens, music (at times) from Smilie and Coralie, great hosts and interesting venue. I rate it as one of the better KI galleries and coffee stops.

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Thank AndyRedden
Melbourne, Australia
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to have lunch after visiting Seal Bay Conservation Park. The gallery is well presented and the cafe is very peaceful and relaxing either on the back deck or under the tree. Some of the artists are there to talk to as well.

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Thank Suzanne B
Bathurst, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chanced on this place en route to some local attractions and decided we'd have lunch. The place has a slightly alternate / down to earth / hippie vibe (and that's a good thing in this world of ours) and the food reflects that. Simple, delicious, and with excellent service and friendly people, all with some fine local art to explore... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Extremely friendly owner, showed us around. Great art, enjoyed my calamari salad, very clean bathrooms, just a great place to stop and chill for a while. Many many thanks

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Thank Nigel B
Taunton, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called in at this Art Gallery/Coffee Shop on our way to the Remarkable Rocks on Kangaroo Island and what a find it was! The coffee was the best we'd found in Australia during our month's stay and our hosts were really interesting and helpful about places to go and sites to see in the area. Smiley and Coralie have... More 

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Thank woods01
Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great place to take a relaxing break and have some good food. Friendly kangaroos at close range and lots to see in the garden. Take time to stroll around.

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Thank Tigirb
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

We arrived almost on scheduled closing time desperate for a drink, but we were made to feel welcome and received friendly service. Coffee etc. was made freshly for us and we were not ever pressed to leave.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Do not miss visiting this marvellous gallery come resturant come all things interesting. Great range of arts and crafts from around Australia lovingly collected by the owners on their travels. Day spa, beautiful and interesting gardens and some yummy food to boot. What more could yiu ask for? Well you can add the wildlife that come to say hello and... More 

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Thank Gillian C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Australian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Coast Road, Kangaroo Island, South Australia 5223, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Kangaroo Island
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8559 7371

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?