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Social Grounds

Shop 1 151 Gordon St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
+61 423 240 635
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cake” (3 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Shop 1 151 Gordon St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as you enter this cool place, you are greeted with warmth and genuine smiles. The coffee is so great that one must order two! Definitely recommend, you won't be disappointed :))

Thank chandra172
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a birthday lunch and cuppa with my friend a couple of days ago. We both had a chai tea, which was generous size, so tasty. Also ordered a veggie burger, my friend had to order something off the menu as she was on a...More

Thank Blehblahblah
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff are always happy and eager to please. Enjoyable setting to sit and chill. Quality fresh healthy food and coffee has always been very good each time iv been. The homemade pumpkin paleo bread is great! Also coconut milk available for coffee and last time...More

Thank MJFlint
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very good cup of coffee and friendly service. Parking can be a problem with all the construction work.

Thank Tony2326
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice staff, also not a bad view either, not far from the river :) the lady there is always nice and welcoming, reasonably priced as well, i love supporting local people

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cafe is a bit out of town and on its own but they sure know how to make a coffee and serve a good breakfast. Staff are friendly and efficient, we sat outside so it was quieter than inside.

Thank Kelvin A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three people, two dogs, amazing coffee, two spicy eggs got great reviews and my vegan situation was also delicious with a straight swap of eggs for mushroom on the salady thing. Highly recommend.

Thank Christopher M
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We’re currently on a road trip from Sydney to Byron and stopped in at Social Grounds en route for coffee and quick bite to eat and it was perfect. The staff were friendly, the coffee was great and the atmosphere was relaxed. Topped off with...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

my partner worked across the road so I would often drop in and buy us both a coffee. We have not tried their food but what I have seen on my numerous visits looks terrific. Their coffee is among the best I have had drop...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Was wayyy to hipster for my liking. I felt uncomfortable and felt like I didn’t fit in. It was very small and staff were to busy to take the time with you. A lot of useless stuff in there. Food was pretty average also. A...More

Thank abbie p
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30 December 2017|
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Response from Georgia L | Reviewed this property |
There were lovely dogs in attendance when I visited- out the back in the courtyard
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 151 Gordon St, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Port Macquarie
  • Phone Number: +61 423 240 635
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